4222-Contact centre information clerks

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Contact centre information clerks
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Job Description: 
Contact centre information clerks provide advice and information to clients, respond to queries regarding a company?s or an organization?s goods, services or policies, and process financial transactions using the telephone or electronic communications media, such as email. They are located in premises that may be remote from clients or other operations of the organizations or companies about whom information is provided.

Main Tasks include -

  • (a) dealing with incoming calls and messages from clients, whether to answer queries, handle calls for service or sort out complaints
  • (b) identifying requirements and entering events into a computer system
  • (c) dispatching tasks to other units, when relevant
  • (d) invoicing or handling payments, where necessary
  • (e) sending letters, information sheets and other documents to clients
  • (f) advising clients of additional products or services.

Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Customer contact centre information clerk


Some related occupations classified elsewhere:
- Telemarketing salesperson - 5244
- Call centre salesperson - 5244
- Customer contact centre salesperson - 5244
- Telephone operator - 4223
- Market research interviewer - 4227

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