Technical Customer Support Team Lead

Job type
NZD75000 - NZD85000 per annum
Why You Would Like It:
  • Lead a close-knit team and mentor them to success.
  • Blend of hands-on support and leadership.
  • Flexible work environment with a supportive culture.
The Opportunity:

Step into a pivotal role where you will balance hands-on customer support with team leadership. As a Customer Support Team Lead, you will be at the forefront of providing exceptional service while guiding a team of 6. This is the perfect time to join as we are expanding our customer support operations. Your role will be critical in shaping the future of our support team and driving operational excellence. This position offers a pathway to further career growth and the chance to make a significant impact.

Company Profile:

Join a forward-thinking technology company dedicated to connecting schools and kura across New Zealand to a reliable internet. My client is one of the largest single users of the internet in the country, playing a crucial role in the educational sector by facilitating safe and effective online experiences. 

The Role:

In this dual-faceted role, you will be responsible for:
  • Leading, motivating, and coaching a team of 6 customer support specialists.
  • Managing operational processes to ensure efficient workflows.
  • Providing hands-on support to customers, handling cases, and acting as a Subject Matter Expert (SME).
  • Interacting with different stakeholders to resolve complex issues.
  • Implementing strategies to improve team performance and customer satisfaction.
Your Fit:

You will thrive in this role if you have:
  • Proven leadership experience in customer-facing roles.
  • A background in networking with basic knowledge of firewalls, switches, and APs.
  • A CCNA certificate or equivalent networking qualification would be ideal
  • Strong skills in team management, including hiring, motivating, coaching, and problem-solving.
  • A passion for customer service and a proactive approach to challenges.
This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person. If you’re ready to take on a leadership role in a dynamic environment, send us your CV today and let’s discuss how you can be part of our success story.