Our company continues to grow so we are currently seeking additional work from home agents in Houston, Texas and surrounding areas who will handle inbound or outbound calls. We are offering competitive rates and ongoing bonuses during employment. We have found that people from the Texas area share our same values, have a strong work ethic and place a higher premium on spending quality time with their friends and family so that is why we want people from your hometown to join our growing team.
We are interviewing candidates who are able to begin employment in January.
Our reps handle calls from multiple clients, helping them enroll students in institutions of higher learning, securing appointments for nationally known and trusted home improvement companies, or signing up new drivers for ride share services. As a part of our team you may work on a single or multiple programs during a typical work day. Our agents assist with the following projects:
- Capture additional information from the prospective student
- Warm transfer prospects to various clients
- Assist with employment applications and the prequalification process
- Using multiple scripts and rebuttals to overcome rejections
- Meeting company metrics and sales targets
- Participate in company contests and other programs based around quality work- not impossible quotas
To be a great fit for the job, you must also meet these requirements:
- Value the opportunity to set the schedule you work out with your manager that matches your and our clients' needs
- Have strong listening skills, professional telephone manner and ability to deal tactfully with callers in a fast paced call center environment
- Comfortable with and driven to meet and exceed goals and metrics as it relates to performance and quality of work
- Receptive to and quick to implement constructive feedback and a strong desire to continuously improve
- Able to multi-task: talking on the phone while on the computer for long periods of time
- Have above average computer and typing skills; 35 WPM minimum keyboarding required
- A team player that works well with your coworkers and enjoys helping people succeed
- Starting at $13.00 per hour plus a competitive training bonuses, with a $1.00 increase after 90 days
- All employees earn Paid Time Off (PTO) after 90 days of employment, regardless of full-time or part-time status
- Paid training- online/virtual training
- Blue Cross Blue Shield health insurance benefits available with the company contributing to the plan
- 401(k) plan with employer matching incentive
- A resident of Illinois, Indiana, Florida, Georgia, Tennessee or Texas
- Positions available are for full-time schedules.
- Able to commit to a set weekly schedule.
Important Home Office and Computer Requirements:
As a representative, you will log into our dialing system from your home using your own computer and Internet connection. You don’t need to use your own phone for this job. You MUST meet all of these requirements or your computer will not work with our dialing system.
- High speed and wired internet connection only - wireless/Wi-Fi NOT accepted. Your computer must plug directly into the modem in order to work with our phone system.
- Your computer must have at least 4 GB of RAM; 2GHz processor
- If hired you will need to download MS Office or OpenOffice and have Google Chrome, Firefox or Safari browsers installed (Technical help is available if needed to assist with free downloads).
- A phone headset will be provided.
This is an exciting opportunity to work with an established Fortune 5000 advertising company from the comfort of your own home office with flexible hours! Several of our team members have recently been promoted to management positions within the organization and as a result, we are now hiring multiple part-time and full-time employees in our virtual call center.
Sound too good to be true? Of course not. Working from home is becoming more and more common in the corporate landscape. We have modeled our company after other work from home call centers operated by Apple and JetBlue. We realize that making it to the office isn’t practical or realistic for everyone. We also believe that by giving our employees the opportunity to work from home, we are rewarded tenfold. We have been in business now for over 6 years and work with major corporations to be an extension of their call centers. We are A rated with the Better Business Bureau and have over 150 employees. Our company is owned and managed by a very successful advertising company called BirdDog Media. We are a family environment and take a lot of pride in what we do.
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We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Windy City Call Center LLC
We are headquartered in the northwest suburbs of Chicago and are experiencing exceptional growth. This position will be a part of the Windy City Call center team which is one of the fastest growing parts of our business. We support our clients with inbound and outbound call center services in education, home improvement, insurance and other business verticals. Our clients utilize our seasoned representatives to make outbound calls on their behalf to qualify the inquiries they receive from any number of sources. We call verify these leads and transfer the interested prospects to their call centers.
Company Website: www.windycitycallcenter.com
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