Customer Service Representative
Downtown Montreal (metro Peel)
Hourly rate starting at $17.60
About Standard Life
Standard Life is a major company with approximately 2,000 employees in Canada. The Company provides long-term savings, investment and insurance solutions to more than 1.4 million Canadians, including group insurance and retirement plan members.
Customer and employee satisfaction is at the core of what we do. We want to give our clients the best possible service and we firmly believe that, above and beyond the excellent products and solutions we offer, our primary strength is rooted in the well-being of our employees.
Join our team and share our sole objective of helping our clients. Reporting to the Team Leader, you will be answering incoming calls from members and providing them with information or proposing solutions related to their insurance program. The scheduled number of working hours is 37.5 hours and no weekend work or sales will be required. We need our employees to be available to work our working hours may vary between 8a.m. and 8p.m.
Our main building, which is located downtown, offers employees a complete gym at a very affordable price and a Presse Café restaurant with free Wi-Fi. Our employees have free access to the building’s indoor parking on Saturdays and Sundays.
Our permanent employees receive a comprehensive benefits program (pension plan, group coverage and a share purchase program) and gain access to a reduced mortgage interest rate available to all employees. We offer very competitive salaries, a corporate bonus program and a tuition fee reimbursement policy.
Your primary responsibilities
Respond professionally and accurately to questions and requests from internal and external clients regarding established methods.
Create and maintain good relations with internal and external clients and provide them with accurate information based on product knowledge.
Provide information based on the established guidelines and propose alternatives in order to meet client needs.
Process all requests in a timely and effective manner, ensuring the files are updated and the appropriate solution has been or will be found.
Acquire and maintain a good understanding of Standard Life's current systems, services and products in the work unit.
Minimum of three (3) years of experience in a customer service role, preferably in a "client contact centre" environment.
Strong interest and motivation to learn about financial products and insurance products.
Additional industry-related courses are an asset.
Bilingual – French and English (written and spoken).
Listening skills, tact and ability to work in a team.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.