Job Title: Bilingual (Spanish) Contact Center Representative - Servicing Support
The Bilingual Customer Service Representative (CSR) will be responsible for answering inbound telephone calls from lending customers regarding questions and issues on their loans (e.g. payment information, online support, payment options, document questions). Through the course of these conversations, the CSR will also create detailed documentation to ensure inquiries are handled in an accurate and timely manner and cross-sell basic products and services.
* Handle general customer inquiries upon completion of new hire training
* Handle up to six additional call types such as, Escrow, Tax, Payoff, PMI, Heloc, Consumer, upon completion of additional call type training
* Use problem solving skills, paired with knowledge of Flagstar procedures, to identify and communicate appropriate, accurate solutions to customers
* Perform and explain interest and product-related calculations
* Escalate issues to management and/or second levels appropriately
* Document case details in a thorough, accurate manner
* Capture complaint and Voice of the Customer feedback
* Document and perform customer account maintenance
* Meet and exceed customer satisfaction expectations
* Provide customers with information and education about basic products and services to generate additional revenue and/or increase Flagstar's value proposition to customer
* Create sales referrals that include detailed prospect and product information
* Answer questions and overcome customer objections in order to close sales opportunities
* Maintain familiarity with systems and applications in order to research inquiries
* Ensure familiarity with the most up-to-date policies and procedures to communicate accurate information to customers
* Complete new hire as well as required soft skills and additional call type training classes
* Complete all required eLearning classes
* Actively participate in monthly performance meetings; meet or exceed all performance metrics.
* Recognize and communicate the need for potential additions and/or modifications to current policies and procedures
* Perform additional responsibilities as assigned by management
* Ensure compliance with applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Complete all required compliance training. Maintain knowledge of and adhere to Flagstar's internal compliance policies and procedures. Take responsibility to keep up to date with changing regulations and policies.
* HS Diploma, GED or Foreign Equivalent
* 1 year customer service, mortgage industry, or call center experience
* Mortgage experience preferred
* Sales experience preferred
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as strong listening skills.
* Must have good telephone technique with well-developed customer service skills.
* Exceptional analytical and problem solving skills and an ability to think quickly under pressure.
* Demonstrated ability to look for ways to improve and promote quality.
* Ability and willingness to work in a team environment.
* Understanding of MS Office Suite with intermediate technical and computer skills; ability to navigate quickly within various computer programs.
* Ability and willingness to work the varying shifts including evenings and weekends.