1st Line Technical Support

Employer
Index Recruitment Ltd
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
6 May 2021

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Sector
Technology & New Media
Contract Type
Permanent

Job Details

This role for hour high profile client is to perform 1st line duties for the Information Systems Service Desk in accordance with all Service Desk procedures and SLA's, providing support for internal users within SSTL across multiple sites.

Key Tasks

Receive calls from users in relation to any technical incident or query

Accurate logging of helpdesk submissions into the IT Group's Service Desk tool along with full notes of actions taken

Preliminary investigation of all requests via telephone, email or remote admin tools, resolving or escalating as necessary using generic fault-finding techniques

Continued development of SOP's for 'quick win' solutions where tickets can be resolved before escalation

Monitoring of Service Desk email systems and phones - Taking calls to the Group's DDI

Regular review of escalated tickets to ensure they are maintaining Service Level Agreements (SLA's)

Administration of general IT activities, including documentation and procurement

Other tasks as directed by the Service Delivery Manager/Head of IT

Skills & Experience

Diploma or NVQ in IT related or communications subject desirable but not essential

Awareness of ITIL or equivalent would be an advantage.

General experience with using computers

Previous customer facing role

Strong communications/telephone skills

Excellent customer service skills

Knowledge of Windows operating system

Knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite, primarily Word/Excel/Outlook

Good analytical and problem-solving skills

Ability to work in a team environment

Ability to work under pressure

Able to demonstrate company mindsets; accountability, one team, customers and projects rule and audacity

Index Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

"Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days unfortunately you have been unsuccessful on this occasion"

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