Service Desk Team Leader FORV71632

Manchester, Greater Manchester
£28,000 per annum plus benefits
21 Sep 2018
17 Oct 2018
IT, IT Support
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a forward-thinking social organisation that positively impacts communities. They're also proud to create opportunities that make things happen - for people, families, homes and communities. They're a busy team with lots to do and can only achieve this if they've got the right resources so look for people and partners with as much enthusiasm and passion as they have for making things happen.

They now have an opportunity available for a Service Desk Team Leader to join them to take responsibility for team members, their training and development and the day to day running of an ITIL service desk function.

Resolving incidents and requests within SLAs and prioritising work streams, you will manage escalations and reduce the overall incident and request count as well as building an exceptional relationship with the business.  Keeping up to date with advancements in technology and continuously reviewing services and enhancing where appropriate, you must manage the desktop computing environment to ensure that laptops, PCs and other devices are built and maintained to high standards of performance and security.

With proven team management skills and past experience of producing service improvement plans and delivering projects to a high standard, you will ideally have knowledge of Active Directory, Exchange, Office 365, SCCM and Cisco CUCM.  A good understanding of PC hardware set-up and configuration would be useful, and you must demonstrate high levels of ICT literacy either through experience or a formal IT qualification.

As well as a competitive salary and a generous holiday entitlement, they offer a range of benefits for a rewarding career including a health cash plan, pension scheme, child care vouchers and staff discount club membership. They’ll also make sure you get the training and benefits you deserve.

Our client is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community

Closing date: 17th October 2018

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