Inbound Call Operative

Inbound Call Operative

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Social Housing

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £20k per year

  • Contact:

    Holly Lewis

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    020 3176 4790

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Call Operative (On-going Temp)
Hours: 8:00am -17:00pm, Monday Friday with 1-hour lunch

As a call operative, you will have the exciting opportunity to develop your customer service and organisational skills by tackling several different tasks at once. You will be working as part of a team of 12 in a call centre environment assisting the operational team to deliver a quality service to all clients including Housing Associations and Local Authorities and their residents.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Arranging appointments for residents with trades people in a cost effective and organised manner
  • Dealing with queries from residents, changing appointments
  • Rescheduling appointments
  • Logging jobs on the system
  • Ordering equipment required for repairs
  • Liaising with staff at customer sites keeping them up-to-date with progress information
  • Resolving minor complaints at call level
  • Answering payment queries from both sub contract and client
  • Scanning and copying files as required for contract delivery
  • 300 calls per day (40 – 50 calls per person)


  • Must have Contact/Call Centre environment experience 
  • Must have vehicle and licence as no access to office via public transport
  • Experience working in Social Housing is desirable but not essential  
  • Experience using systems such as ROCC/Opt-time/DRS/Northgate are desirable for this position.


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