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Customer Services Officer
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Sutton Libraries, Heritage and Arts

Customer Services Officer

Grade 5 £22,956-£25,746 per annum with earning potential of up to £27, 342 (FTE)

Part Time - 18 hours per week 
Full Time - 36 hours per week

An exciting opportunity has arisen within the Libraries Heritage and Arts service for Customer Service Officers, full time and part time.  

You will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills along with the confidence to deal with a variety of customers including members of the public, volunteers, partner agencies and other council departments or organisations.

You will be required to handle customer information records in accordance with data protection and information governance procedure.

You will have a high level of organisation and prioritisation skills, along with a good IT skills as you’ll be using IT for your own work and helping customers use IT equipment and software.

The role requires a degree of multi-tasking and working under pressure during busy times. This role is not a traditional customer service role and no two days are the same. Flexibility is key as you will be asked to cover at any of the 8 Libraries across the borough, and shifts will include evening, weekends and public holidays. You must be a good team player and enjoy working with a diverse range of customers and volunteers as you will be delivering the day to day library service, and will be an ambassador for providing excellent customer care.

We offer:

Local Government Pension Scheme
Up to 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays
Bicycle loan facilities
Childcare vouchers
Cycle to Work scheme
Interest free season ticket loans
Subsidised gym membership
Local and national discounts for shopping, eating out and leisure activities

Sutton is a short train journey from Clapham Junction and London Victoria (20-30 minutes), and London Bridge (30-50 minutes) and easily accessible from the neighbouring boroughs of Croydon and Merton

Please apply online providing a short statement outlining why you would like to be considered and what skills, abilities and experience you can bring to this role, making reference to the person specification contained in the job profile. 

Closing date: 30th July 2018

Interview dates - TBC

Please note that this vacancy may close early if there are a high number of applications received. Previous applicants need not apply.  

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