Reduce inequity by helping immigrants move money home by becoming the leading cross-border fintech for immigrants.
-> Founded by Harvard grads / 3rd-time founders --- also founded Segovia (successful exit) and GiveDirectly (>300M revenue, fastest-growing NGO).
-> Top performers from top and varied organizations (e.g., Bain, Bolt, Google, McKinsey, SafeBoda, Uber, Zipline) --- we like moving fast, and we hire people that do as well.
-> Driven by mission, guided by values (see below) – in deed, not just word.
-> Team as global as the mission, >30 languages from 25 countries (i.e., if you’re interested in learning to make Chicken Moambe, we’re the place).
Taptap Send is backed by top VCs (Spark, Canaan, Reid Hoffman, Breyer Capital, etc.), rapidly growing and a great place for those looking for both impact and a fast-paced tech startup environment. Read more about the journey in Reid Hoffman’s words or TechCrunch article
Launched in 2019, Taptap is tapping into a transformative shift in global finance: from banks to phones. While this has affected wealthier countries as well, it has been nothing short of a revolution for the emerging markets where the overwhelming majority of population had been unable to access digital finance previously. Its first product, Taptap Send, allows immigrants to send money home instantly and with no fee, saving money in the process. With a formal market size of >700B alone, we’ve got a lot more saving to do for our users. And that’s just the beginning….
Spark Capital, Canaan, Reid Hoffman, Breyer Capital (Jim Breyer), Unbound (Shravin Mittal), Wamda (Fadi Ghandour), Firstminute Capital, Slow Ventures (Sam Lessin), Helios Partners (Souleymane Ba), Crossbeam Ventures (Ali Hamed), Nikesh Arora, Samih Toukan, and many other context-specific angels
As Team Leader you will be responsible to lead all aspects of our growing team of Customer Service Representatives. The Customer Support team is at the forefront of our business, answering our community's questions and tending to their needs!
You will motivate, review and assess individual and team performance on a real-time basis, from a service quality perspective as well as efficiency and productivity. Your responsibilities also include shift leader duties, overseeing smooth operations of the customer service function during scheduled shifts to achieve targets. You should be passionate about customer service and be excited to lead a team that is committed to providing an exceptional customer experience.
ResponsibilitiesManage scheduling, assign tasks to Customer Service Representatives and oversee completion of tasks Monitor team performance and track the metrics Lead regular 1-1’s with Customer Service Representatives Act as escalation point during shifts; answer agents queries and resolve complex cases and handle customer escalations or complaints. Build shift reports ensuring main information, escalations and issues are tracked Perform weekly quality review of agents’ tickets and calls Identify and propose improvements to drive quality, efficiency and productivity
RequirementsMinimum two years experience in a Customer Service Department Supervisory and leadership experience - you’ve shown that you can drive accountability, talent and productivity. Excellent written and verbal communication skills Excellent interpersonal skills - You establish trust and effective working relationships with agents, management, and other departments Strong organizational,time-management, and problem-solving skills - able to work on multiple things simultaneously Willingness to work regular weekend shifts Proficiency in English and French.. Additional languages are welcome Passionate about customer experience and how continuously improve customer satisfaction. Able to use Excel and use data to make informed decisions.
DesiredExperience in quality review Experience in Zendesk, Explore and SQL Financial industry knowledge
BenefitsCompetitive salary Flexible hours Regular team events Learning and Development budget for your professional development needs Taptap equipment (laptop, accessories) Work from home desk stipend Headspace Subscription
Win with grit.
Be proactively candid, with yourself and others.
Love the particular.
Create positive energy.
Maybe, even have fun.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Taptap Send is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to building an inclusive and diverse workforce. All employment decisions are decided on the basis of qualifications, experience and business need. We strongly encourage applications who are members of underrepresented communities to apply.
If you require reasonable adjustments to be made during the recruitment process, please do not hesitate to let us know. Any information you provide us in this respect will only be used to accommodate your requirements.
Note: we recognize imposter syndrome is real - any candidate that does not perfectly fit every characteristic of this role is still strongly encouraged to apply.