Customer Service Apprenticeship Within A Mortgage Company

Key Training
Leeds, West Yorkshire
£175.00 per week
03 Apr 2019
02 May 2019
LS15 8EU
Start Date
12-18 months

Apprenticeship summary

Working week

  • Monday-Friday 9am-5pm Total hours per week: 37.50

Weekly wage

  • £175.00

Expected duration

  • 13 months

Apprenticeship level

  • Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

Vacancy description

Key Responsibilities

  • Working alongside an experienced case manager and learning the role to a practical level
  • Excellent phone manner is essential when speaking with clients and liaising with lenders/estate agents/solicitors
  • Filing, scanning, photocopying of all relevant documents ensuring the back office is up to date and well maintained. Due to the financial sector being an extremely well regulated, compliance & attention to details are a major part of the role
  • Polite, punctual and well presented
  • Processing quotations and sending them out to relevant parties
  • Diary management of events scheduled for the mortgage & protection advisors
  • Dealing with any incoming general enquiries
  • Identifying general insurance needs and discussing these with clients, quoting, advising and selling on this product area
  • After completion, ensuring that cases are closed down correctly, are fully compliant, invoices sent, and broker fees collected

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to make efficient use of resources
  • High level of motivation
  • Good social skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Basic numeracy and literacy skills
  • Sound knowledge of Microsoft and Excel packages

Personal qualities

  • Ability to work independently and as part of small and busy team
  • Responsible
  • Punctual
  • Efficient
  • Be able to use own initiative
  • Excellent telephone manner

Desired qualifications

  • A-C GCSE grades in maths and English are desirable (or equivalent), however not essential for this role.

Future prospects

  • Fantastic opportunity to progress throughout the company.

Training to be provided

  • Customer service practitioner qualification
  • In house training to be provider by the employer
  • Functional skills in maths and English to be provided 

Apprenticeship standard

  • Customer service practitioner