Escalate Recruitment's specialist multilingual desk works with Clients throughout the UK, who require Candidate's with fluency in languages combined with a specific skills set. With specialist Consultants boasting over 15 plus years experience in multilingual recruitment, Escalate is well equipped at connecting Candidates who possess the skills, have the required qualifications and developed the right experience to match our Client's needs. Most of our Candidate's also have a cracking personality.

Our specialist multilingual desk works across disciplines and typically recruits for Candidate's who posess fluency in the following languages:

  • German
  • French
  • Dutch
  • Spanish
  • Italian
  • Swedish
  • Danish
  • Norwegian
  • Polish
  • Russian
  • Japanese
  • plus many more

Drop us a line, we'd love to hear from you


German speaking Technical Support Consultant

Company Description

In our EMEA Consumer Relationship Centre in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, UK, we are committed to provide our consumers with an awesome experience to enrich players' lives with unique and memorable gaming experiences. With teams in Consumer Support and Community Management, we are dedicated to defining the standards of player experiences across EMEA region (Europe, Middle-East, Asia & Australia).

Job Description

Working in close collaboration with the wider business is key to fulfilling our mission: to enrich players’ lives with unique and memorable gaming experiences. Our heroes are full of character. Full of their own challenges, hopes and dreams. Just like our team members. We are always on the lookout for creative, entrepreneurial spirits who share our passion for what they do. If you are ready for a challenge, are fluent (written and spoken) in German & English, full of new ideas and ready to play a role in our ongoing success, then we want to hear from you!

As well as being great team players and living and breathing the company brand you will also:

  • Consistently provide solutions to our consumers and deliver an exceptional customer experience with every interaction.
  • Support all consumer contacts in the specified native language; using webmail & phone primarily, and potentially forums and social media in coordination with Community Managers.
  • Act with autonomy and creativity to delight and astound customers with knowledge and passion for our products.
  • Look for opportunities to improve the customer experience by sharing consumer feedback and recommendations to internal Production & Business teams.

Your mission is to:

  • Monitor allocated territory queues to ensure SLA’s are met.
  • Proficient in troubleshooting technical issues.
  • Develop a deep knowledge of our products and process.
  • Provide first contact resolution of customer issues
  • Take personal ownership of customer requests & provide exceptional customer experience as measured through customer surveys and internal SLAs.
  • Support community managers, new projects and the wider business as and when required.
  • Show flexibility to work shifts as needed with an understanding for the demands of the business and our consumers.


You are a skilled professional and expert in the following:

Strong technical ability- ability to troubleshoot effectively in a technical/PC/Gamer support environment

Active gamer, familiar with both PC and Console gaming

Good understanding of social media activity, Facebook, Twitter, Your Tube

Good spelling and grammar

Quick thinker - work proactively

Good communicator & team player

Able to work on own initiative

Experience of Customer Support ticketing tools, a knowledge of Salesforce is a plus

Fluency to a native/mother tongue level in German

Additional Information

The job will be located in Newcastle-upon-Tyne. We offer a competitive salary with a relocation support plus access to the most innovative, cutting-edge and ground-breaking titles on the market.

Salary: £18,200 plus 3% bonus

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