The current average salary of a customer service advisor is $55,000 - 70,000 per annum
Customer service advisors are the first point of contact for customers seeking to engage or obtain advice from an organisation. They often communicate with customers via a phone call. Employment for customer service advisors to 2019 is expected to grow moderately. Employment in this large occupation grew strongly over the last five years.
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Customer service advisors usually work in call centres and respond to customer complaints, often on the phone but also via the internet and email.
- Accurately listen to, record and respond to customer communications
- Direct incoming customer queries to the advice or service that will best meet their needs
- Work with order systems to solve problems and reach satisfactory conclusions
- Work quickly and efficiently and within company guidelines
- Communicate in a friendly and professional manner with customers and internal departments
- Upsell products or services as appropriate