Customer Sales Advisor - Sky Outbound (Remote)

Location: Nationwide
Salary: Salary: £21,500 per year + Average Bonus Earnings of £6,000 per annum
Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time
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New Year, New Start!

Join D&G in January 2023 - Customer Sales Advisor - Sky Outbound

Competitive salary: £21,500 per year + Average Bonus Earnings of £6,000 per annum and Free Sky TV!
Contract: Permanent, full time with fixed weekly shift patterns
Location: 100% Homebased, can be located anywhere in the UK!

Early applications encouraged with start dates of 30th of January 2023.

Who we are

We are Domestic & General. We’re a proud partner to leading manufacturer and retail brands worldwide, taking the worry out of appliance breakdowns for almost 9 million customers in the UK. Right now, we’re recruiting Customer Sales Advisors for our Sky Outbound department – a fun environment, focused on delivering outstanding sales performance through excellent customer service.

The role you’ll do

As a Customer Sales Advisor in the Sky Outbound team, you’ll be an ambassador for the market-leading Sky brand. Day-to-day, you’ll:

  • Make outbound sales calls to Sky’s warm customer base and sell them Sky Protect products.
  • Use your expert knowledge and brilliant communication skills to share the product benefits and find the solution that’s right for customers.
  • Build rapport with customers, get to know their individual needs and put their interests first.

What else to expect:

  • In a 3-week training programme you’ll learn our systems, meet your new colleagues, perfect your sales technique and learn what makes a great customer experience.
  • This department has shift patterns based on a 37.5-hour contract, between the opening hours below. 

    • Two weeks of: Monday – Thursday 11:00 – 20:00 and an early finish on a Friday working 9:30 – 16:00
    • Two week of: Monday – Thursday 09:30 – 18:30 with an early finish on a Friday working 09:30 – 16:00

 

  • Working from home remotely 
  • We’ll provide all the equipment you need, but you must have broadband access.

The experience and skills you need

  • A solid background in targeted sales or customer service
  • A driven mindset with strong sales skills and a love for hitting targets
  • Proven experience of working autonomously or in a home-based position
  • Great communication skills – you’re at ease building rapport, listening to customers and demonstrating empathy when needed
  • A team player committed to creating an excellent customer experience
  • Unflappable and resilient attitude to juggle tasks and bounce back quickly

How you’ll be rewarded

  • Average bonus of £6,000 per year 
  • 33 days’ annual leave (including bank holidays), with the option to buy 5 additional days each year
  • Save money at hundreds of retailers with our employee discounts
  • Discounted gym membership, online workout sessions, culinary classes and other fun activities
  • Regular incentives, with amazing prizes up for grabs
  • Investment in your career development through ongoing coaching and clearly defined opportunities to work towards

Domestic & General is an equal opportunities employer, which means we treat people fairly. We welcome applications from all suitably skilled persons regardless of their gender, age, race, disability, ethnic background, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment or marital/family status. Please note that we have a thorough referencing process, which includes credit and criminal record checks.

For over a hundred years, Domestic & General have been a trusted provider of aftercare for millions of domestic appliances. Today, we’re the UK’s leading provider of appliance breakdown protection, developing products and services to meet your needs.

We provide protection, maintenance and support for a broad range of domestic products and consumer electronics, ranging from televisions to washing machines to boilers.

We look after 23.9 million products and, through our expert service network, we repair or replace 2.9 million appliances every year*.

It’s our mission to keep your world running by delivering a service that never lets you down.

Pension

Attractive company pension scheme.

D&G Plan

Free Domestic & General protection plan - one free plan each year with access to discounted rates of up to 50% on additional plans, including referrals for family and friends.

Employee discounts

Access to discounted Sky TV and mobile packages, together with a range of discounts for 100s of online and high street retailers.

Life Assurance

Employer funded cover of 4x basic salary.

Cycle to work scheme

Tax efficient bike and cycling equipment worth up to £1000.

Car Leasing

The carbon neutral Car Scheme is provided by Tusker and is the smarter way to run a car. A fixed monthly amount is taken directly from your gross salary and in return, you get to say hello to a brand new car, with no deposit.

Employee Assistance Programme

Our EAP provider ‘My Healthy Advantage App’ gives you access to support from qualified counsellors, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Holidays

The annual entitlement is 25 days holiday, with the opportunity to buy up to one additional week per year.

Travel Loans

Interest free loans to help spread the cost of annual travel tickets.

Health & Wellbeing

Discounted gym membership, online virtual workout sessions, online culinary classes.

Training Opportunities

Training opportunities as well as clearly defined career progression.

Health Cash Plan

D&G enrols all employees in a Health Shield health cash plan, paid for by D&G, which enables cashback (up to set limits) towards the cost of essential healthcare, including dental and optical.

Finance Loans & Savings

D&G have partnered with SalaryFinance to offer lending and saving facilities through payroll, together with financial wellbeing and support services through a dedicated online portal.