Finance Customer Service Agent

Finance Customer Service Agent

  • Do you have excellent customer service skills, but feel like you have more to offer the world?
  • Do you enjoy solving puzzles? Do you like to organise and work in a systematic way? Did you secretly enjoy learning Microsoft Excel?
  • Would you like a role that offers flexibility in how you progress your career, with future developments tailored to your unique strengths?
  • Are you excited rather than scared by the prospect of contributing to create new workflows and processes with our team?

If any of the above is true, then Poole Bay Holdings Group is excited to offer you an opportunity to shine in a newly created hybrid role which will allow you to stand out with both your customer service skills, and your systematic, logical approach to work.

This opportunity provides an optional route to an exciting career in accountancy should you wish, but would also be a stepping-stone to progress your customer service skills at a higher level. Either way you’ll be working in a friendly, supportive environment where you can thrive and do your best work. No prior knowledge of Finance is necessary.

The Poole Bay Holdings Group is one of the UK’s leading online and catalogue retailers and manufacturers of products for business. From our 100,000 square feet of warehouse, factory and office space, we manufacture, stock and sell an incredibly diverse range of over 20,000 products via our many websites.

The Opportunity

  • Become our go-to departmental expert in Customer Service and help us create a new way of interacting with customers
  • Shine with your systematic, logical approach that helps us stay on top of our financial work processes
  • Work alongside a supportive team who will help you to succeed and invest in your future
  • OPTIONAL: Dip your toe into a career in finance and accounting

Job Description

Finance Customer Service Agent

Contract TypeFull time
Location1st Floor, Fleetsbridge House, Fleets Corner Business Park,
Nuffield Rd, Poole BH17 0LA
Hours37.5 hours per week
Reports toFinance Manager

The Poole Bay Holdings Group is one of the UK’s leading online and catalogue retailers and manufacturers of products for business. We manufacture, stock and sell a diverse range of over 20,000 products via multiple websites.

What is the overall purpose of the role?

You will work as part of our finance team to ensure that all external customer interactions are professional, friendly, and compliant with good practice. While supporting the finance team to process customer queries in a timely and accurate manner.

Key activities and responsibilities

Your roles will include but not be limited to

  • Be first in the phone queue to take incoming customer calls and deal with enquiries
  • Monitor email inboxes for customer queries
  • Be first point of contact for Sales department and liaise to resolve any issues, always ensuring excellent customer satisfaction
  • Liaise with the Senior Treasury Clerk to work through customer issues, and log those that need further action
  • Process card payments from customers wishing to settle their outstanding balance
  • Process requests for refunds
  • Contact Customers to inform of any issues regarding their payments
  • Assist Credit Control and Debt Recovery teams by logging any customer interactions regarding late payments
  • Contribute to writing email templates and phone scripts to ensure excellent customer service experiences
  • Contribute to the on-going improvement of finance workflows by suggesting improvements
  • Any ad hoc admin tasks within the finance department

Person Specification

  • Enthusiastic and motivated
  • Attention to detail
  • Systematic approach to working
  • Eager to learn new skills and techniques

Skills and Abilities

  • Open to learning computer software
  • Basic understanding of excel would be useful but training will be given

To Apply:

Please send your cover letter and CV to Jimmy Hartland, Finance Manager (

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