Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Basildon


Community Banker - Essentials Banking - 00262500
Primary Location:UK-GB-Essex-Essex
Job Type:Contingent WF
Posting Range:11 Dec 2018 - 19 Dec 2018
Compensation : .
This is a full time position, working 35 hours a week. 
It is a 3 month contract with the possibility for extension.

As a Barclays Customer Advisor, you’ll be the first point of contact for our customers, providing expert advice on the products and services that are right for them. You’ll be encouraged to grow in your role, and work in new innovative ways - and you can expect the training, development and digital skills you need to deliver the excellence our customers expect. There may also be the opportunity to assist Customers with their everyday Banking needs through administering transactions on the tills.
You'll also be liaising with internal and external stakeholders on a regular basis, to resolve queries and understand requirements in order to meet their needs.
About us:
Everyone in our Personal banking team shares the same goal – to put our customers at the heart of everything we do. We’re passionate about developing real relationships, creating a personal experience for every single customer, and using innovative digital tools and technologies to create the bank our customers want.
As a Customer Service Advisor, your main responsibilities will involve:                                     

• Delivering Innovative Tailored Solutions and Exquisite Service by listening to our Customers. 
• Be aware of activities in the Local Community by getting to know your Customers and acknowledging events. Look to participate in local events by being the “voice” of Barclays Bank. 
• Living by our values to build and maintain our reputation for service excellence. 
• Displaying the Barclays values whilst carrying out Customer transactions over the counter. 
• Developing and sharing your knowledge with colleagues, to continuously improve our customer experience 
• Understanding the customer’s needs, dealing with queries and promoting the banks services. 
• Take the time to understanding the customer’s needs and develop trusting relationships by becoming the ‘Go To’ person whilst promoting the Banks products and services. 
• Exceeding our customers’ expectations by tailoring solutions through great communication and building strong rapport. 
• Showing a caring attitude towards colleagues and customers by displaying a positive and friendly attitude. 
• Acting on client prompts to capture data, and making changes to accounts in line with agreed procedures across the Service Centre.

As a Customer Service Advisor, your skills and qualifications will include:


• A genuine desire to provide an excellent service every time 
• A proven record of excellence in a customer-focused role 
• The confidence to make authoritative banking decisions that always put our customers first 
• An excellent level of attention to detail 
• Great communication and influencing skills, and a collaborative, team-based approach to work 
• Experience of creative problem solving, and the ability to take the initiative to permanently resolve potential issues

The Benefits:                                                                             

Our customers deserve the best. The same goes for our people. That's why at Barclays you'll receive a range of benefits including a competitive salary, flexible hours and all the tools, technology and support to help you become the very best you can be.


Our Culture:


Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. The values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our employees. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.


Dynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager.



At Barclays, we recruit based on merit and are

About the company

Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide.

We have over 325 years of history and expertise in banking. From our beginnings in Lombard Street, London through to the launch of the world’s first ATM and innovative mobile phone payments services, find out more about our achievements to date.

Barclays is a trading name of Barclays Bank PLC and its subsidiaries. Barclays Bank PLC is registered in England and is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Registered in England. Registered No. 1026167. Registered office: 1 Churchill Place, London E14 5HP.

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