Financial Customer Services Associate (Basildon)
Are you passionate about customer service? Our Call Centre is the heart of our business, and we pride ourselves on excellent communication, attention to detail and our drive to be the best we can.
Known within the business as Client Services Voice, the Call Centre is responsible for servicing our leading investment clients, and their customers. We are passionate about what we do and therefore looking for people who can provide excellent customer service, have a high level of attention to detail; but most of all, a passion for our business and provide the best customer experience possible.
Our call handlers are responsible for answering incoming telephone queries form a wide variety of callers such as clients, IFAs (Independent Financial Advisors), investors and other financial institutions. You will accept account servicing questions on the phone and action the appropriate response, whether to request investigations, give portfolio valuations or update customer account details.
Within this role you will gain understanding of the processes and procedures across many different areas of the business and be able to exhibit understanding of the different investment products we work with, such as ISAs, Unit Trusts, Investment Trusts and OEICs.
We provide a comprehensive training course, which can last up to 12 weeks, and is a mix of classroom-based and on the phone training. This will provide you with all the support & learning you need to be able to excel in this role.
The Ideal Candidate
We encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and particularly welcome applications from under-represented groups, to enable us to bring diversity of perspective to our thinking and conversation. It's important to us that we strive to have a workforce that is diverse in the widest sense.
All offers of employment at SS&C are subject to background verification checks, including 5 year employment history, proof of eligibility to work in the UK, proof of address, credit check and criminal record check. The accuracy of all information you submit as part of your application is vital and may be used as part of the background checking process should you be successful.
Unless explicitly requested or approached by SS&C Technologies, Inc. or any of its affiliated companies, the company will not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies, or fee-based recruitment services.
- Competitive starting salary, followed by regular reviews and increases, as milestones are met.
- Fully paid training and qualifications
- Competitive holiday policy
- 6% employer pension scheme contribution
- Life Assurance (4 x salary)
- Single person healthcare
- Flex benefits scheme
- Discount scheme
- Sports and Social groups
About the Company
About SS&C Technologies
SS&C is a global provider of investment, financial services and software for the financial services and healthcare industries. Named to Fortune 1000 list as top U.S. company based on revenue, SS&C is headquartered in Windsor, Connecticut and has 20,000+ employees in over 90 offices in 35 countries. Some 18,000 financial services and healthcare organizations, from the world's largest institutions to local firms, manage and account for their investments using SS&C's products and services.
SS&C is the largest global investor service provider, servicing more than 55 million investors. Continually investing in global technology and services across the spectrum of distribution channels including: Asset Managers, Financial Advisors, Wealth Managers and large financial institutions such as Banks and Insurers. Investor servicing is offered in many different countries, including the U.S., Canada, U.K., Ireland, Luxembourg, Australia, Hong Kong and Singapore. SS&C also services mutual fund structures in many other fund domiciles.
Global Investor and Distribution Solutions (GIDS) is the business unit offering this role. GIDS delivers global omni-channel investor servicing, including contact centre, using digital services.