Customer Support Associate (Turkish Speaker)

TransferWise

Tallinn, EE
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Technical/Customer Support
  • Post Date: 05/04/2021
  • Website: transferwise.com
  • Company Address: The Tea Building, 56 Shoreditch High Street, London, E1 6JJ, United Kingdom

About TransferWise

TransferWise is the clever new alternative to banks and brokers, that allows people to transfer money abroad at a lower cost than ever before. It uses technology developed by the people who built Skype and PayPal to remove all the fees the foreign exchange industry has kept hidden for decades. Customers transfer more than half a billion pounds every month using TransferWise, putting £22 million back in their pockets - and that's a number that is growing rapidly!

Our culture is driven by empowering people to make intelligent decisions with our customer at the centre. We hire intelligent people, and believe they can reach their full potential when given the autonomy to experiment and develop innovative ways to deliver a better product.

Our people are extremely proud of working here and that shows through the commitment and passion in everyday life at TransferWise. This is a place where you will develop yourself as well as make a very visible difference for people worldwide.

Job Description

We’re looking for a bilingual Customer Service Agent who has an excellent command of both Turkish and English to join our growing team in Tallinn, Estonia. This role is a unique opportunity to have an impact on Wise’s mission in helping our customers have a great experience when using Wise.

Your mission: 

Wise has already pioneered new ways for people to transfer money across borders and currencies. Our customers can also manage their hard-earned money with the world’s first platform to offer true multi-currency banking. Your mission is to help customers have the best experience possible with our product working across email, phone and chat.

The role will give you the opportunity to:

  • Work in a bilingual team – you will be expected to help our customers both in Turkish and English on a daily basis
  • Be flexible working during business hours but sometimes covering an evening or weekend shift (we’ll get you a cab home if you finish after 11pm)
  • Go above and beyond the call of duty: work with less supervision and solve complex problems working with other teams
  • Grow through mentoring and side projects with other teams, developing your skills and figuring out how to have a big impact on our customers
  • Work autonomously – at Wise you get in what you put out so you’ll need to take the initiative when it comes to your career progression

About you: 

  • Your verbal and written Turkish and English skills are excellent – Phone and email contacts are the main responsibility for this role, so clear communication in all three languages is key, and we’ll be evaluating yours all the way from your application through the end of the process
  • You’re flexible. Open to working days, evenings, and occasional weekend shifts. While you’ll set your own schedule, the requirements can change based on our customers needs, so we can’t guarantee you your preferred shift and shifts can change over time
  • You’re organised. You’re methodical in your approach, with a solution-oriented mindset and the ability to multitask. Your lead will help you develop and remove blockers if they can, but they won’t stand over your shoulder, trusting you with the autonomy to meet and exceed your performance metrics and also deliver a great customer experience
  • You’re cool under pressure. You take charge in challenging situations and you keep your composure if things get tense – a fast-paced, ever-changing environment is where you thrive
  • You’re a team-player. You’re straight up and honest. You’re able to own up to your mistakes and you follow through when you say you will. Most importantly – you understand that having a great working culture is everyone’s responsibility, so you treat everyone with respect, you always give a helping hand, and you let our values guide you
  • You’re growth-oriented. You understand that an open feedback culture is there to help you grow. You crave information and love learning new things. You challenge ideas, not people. You see every challenge as a learning opportunity and you’re adaptable, learning new systems and processes quickly
  • You’re quick behind the keyboard, with a typing speed of at least 30 words-per-minute
  • You hustle. And hard. 
  • You’ll ideally have worked in customer service before, but don’t worry if you haven’t. We’re willing to work with the right person as long as they’re passionate and always striving to give a great customer experience.

PS! If you’re interested in the position, please apply by submitting your CV in English, and answering the application questions.

 

We’re people without borders — without judgement or prejudice, too. We want to work with the best people, no matter their background. So if you’re passionate about learning new things and keen to join our mission, you’ll fit right in.

Also, qualifications aren’t that important to us. If you’ve got great experience, and you’re great at articulating your thinking, we’d like to hear from you.

And because we believe that diverse teams build better products, we’d especially love to hear from you if you’re from an under-represented demographic.

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