Team Leader in Milford Mill, MD at Maximus

Date Posted: 4/7/2021

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Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Act as a subject matter expert and maintain up- to- date knowledge of all Contact Center programs and systems. This includes but is not limited to Marketplace General Information, Web Chat, Co-browse, and Application Processing including Enrollment.
- Provide ongoing training, support and real time quality monitoring of Consumer Services Specialists to improve performance.
- Maintain updated knowledge of the Contact Center performance requirements as well as corporate and project policies and procedures.
- Handle escalated calls, including complaints, from Consumer Services Specialists (CSS) and escalate to the Call Center Supervisor for resolution, as needed.
- Respond to all inquiries consistent with confidentiality and privacy policies and refer callers to alternate sources when appropriate.
- Answer inbound calls during times of high call volume or upon request of management.
- Anticipate issues proactively and escalate to management as appropriate.
- Meet Quality Assurance (QA) and other key performance metrics.
- Track and document all inquiries using the applicable systems.
- Work closely with the Supervisor(s) in resolving difficult and complex consumer interactions and tasks.
- Review and provide feedback on Contact Center documentation and processes.

Minimum Requirements:
- High School diploma or equivalent or Associate degree with 1.5 - 4 years of experience.
- Works on a variety of assignments requiring considerable judgement and initiative.
- As a skilled and experienced specialist, completes tasks in resourceful and effective ways.
- Able to draft or modify training materials and procedural documentation accurately.
- Skilled in handling challenging communications with external contacts for escalated matters.
- Act independently to determine methods and procedures on new assignments.
- Serves as facilitator and team leader, allocating work and providing guidance and training to others in field of specialization.
- Perform quality assurance on work of others in team.

Since 1975, Maximus has operated under its founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People, enabling citizens around the globe to successfully engage with their governments at all levels and across a variety of health and human services programs. Maximus delivers innovative business process management and technology solutions that contribute to improved outcomes for citizens and higher levels of productivity, accuracy, accountability and efficiency of government-sponsored programs. With more than 30,000 employees worldwide, Maximus is a proud partner to government agencies in the United States, Australia, Canada, Saudi Arabia, Singapore and the United Kingdom. For more information, visit

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