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Customer Service Telephone Associate

  • Job reference DST/TP/46441/12241
  • Job type Full Time
  • Sector
  • Location Chelmsford
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Do you enjoy working with people?

Join us as a Customer Service Telephone Associate based in Chelmsford

Your personality and passion for working with others is what is important to us at SS&C along with your positive and open approach for delivering exceptional service to our customers in our extremely busy site where the atmosphere is very lively. You will be at the heart or our organisation where we love to develop, support and give full training to our staff so you must be eager to learn and gain new skills. With a positive attitude we will help you achieve your career goals in the future.


  • Answering inbound customer queries, questions and concerns around the products and services.
  • Deliver great customer service where being patient, having empathy and building rapport with your customer are central to the call.
  • Corresponding with customers through email.
  • Create clear notes on customers' accounts with relevant details.
  • Liaise with other team members and colleagues.

    Inhouse Training
    For your first 4 - 6 weeks with us, you will go through a full training program learning our systems, products, services and how we work with our customers.

    Working Hours

    Full Time Role - 37.5 hours

    Shift work between 8am and 8pm. Only 1-2 weeks of 12-8pm in every 12-16 weeks.

    Most other shifts are 8-4, 9-5 or 10-6

    (During training your hours of work will be 9am - 5pm)

    We also have some amazing benefits including:

  • A starting salary of £16 - 18k (dependant on experience)
  • 20 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
  • Holiday entitlement increases with every year's service up to a maximum of 25 days)
  • A competitive pension scheme
  • Life Assurance (4 x salary)
  • Single person healthcare
  • Onsite facilities including our canteen, chill out areas and social calendar
  • Discounts for and number of retailers and restaurants

    Skills you require

  • You will have excellent communication skills and a clear telephone voice.
  • You will have the ability able to work independently whilst working in a team.
  • You will be a team player who will ideally have the desire to help others.
  • Ability to work under pressure with an energetic and flexible attitude
  • Excellent verbal, numeric and keyboard skills
  • Good MS application skills

    Ideally we would like you to have:

    Previously worked in a Customer Service role or Contact Centre role

    A Financial or Corporate Background

About SS&C (previously DST)

Headquartered in Windsor, Connecticut, SS&C serves a worldwide clientele through a global network of offices. We are publicly listed on the NASDAQ (SSNC) and remain exclusively focused on the investment management and financial services industries.

SS&C has been helping investment and financial firms of all types gain that advantage for more than 30 years. Grounded in our deep knowledge and understanding of your business, our technology-powered solutions and services help you run your operations more efficiently, compete more effectively and grow more profitably.

For more information, visit the SS&C website at

SS&C operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender identification, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership.

Offers of Employment

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.

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