Customer Service Supervisor supervises a staff of customer service representatives that respond to requests from customers by phone or e-mail and manages the daily work load to ensure required service volume and quality levels are attained. Trains and coaches staff in standard policies, procedures, and best practices. Being a Customer Service Supervisor identifies opportunities for operational improvements and implements solutions. May monitor staff performance and have responsibility for hiring and performance appraisal. Additionally, Customer Service Supervisor typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. The Customer Service Supervisor supervises a small group of para-professional staff in an organization characterized by highly transactional or repetitive processes. Contributes to the development of processes and procedures. Thorough knowledge of functional area under supervision. To be a Customer Service Supervisor typically requires 3 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor.