IT Support Analyst

Posted 11 October by Macildowie Recruitment and Retention
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IT Support Analyst

Location: Bury St. - Client Site & Work From Home

Salary & Benefits: Above Market Average + Overtime (If Wanted; Paid at Time and a Half) + Paid Microsoft Qualifications

Hours: Monday to Friday - 9:00-17:30 (flexible)


Working for a highly successful, stable, and long established Microsoft Gold Partner IT Managed Services company, the IT Support Analyst works as part of a team responsible for providing onsite, telephone and remote access support for a corporate client on a range of workstation, application and hardware issues, including some server and network support, based between the client site and working from home.

With a solid customer services ability and clear telephone manner, you will also be responsible for carrying out a range of daily network administration tasks, detailed below.

This is a brilliant opportunity to work for an IT company with huge opportunities to learn and when chances progress up the career ladder, are always available.

This company takes the development of their IT Support Analysts so seriously that they pay for you to do Microsoft qualifications - and your rewarded with a salary increase when you've completed them.


* Providing a first response via telephone and remote support to clients

* Logging calls on the Service Management system

* Managing your own call queue within specified SLAs

* Resolving technical issues for clients

* Proactively delivering customer satisfaction

* Ownership of a call, ensuring you are keeping a client fully informed of progress at every stage

* To respectfully, confidently and accurately communicate with all clients and colleagues

* Ensuring the service management system is kept up to date with relevant information regarding your tickets in your call queue

* You may also be required to carry out any other duties which may reasonably be required

The Team:

* Working as part of a large dedicated team

* Reporting to the Head of Service Delivery through the Helpdesk Manager

Essential Experience:

* Active Directory (managing user accounts within AD)

* Group Policies (what are they, how they are enforced)

* MS Exchange (management of user accounts, 'how do I' support advice, access requests)

* MS Office ('how do I' support advice, basic trouble shooting)

* Terminal Server (trouble shooting connection issue)

* Experience within a technical support customer led IT helpdesk


* Windows Server (understanding of an infrastructure typology)

* Citrix (trouble shooting connection issue)

* LAN and WAN technologies

* Knowledge of application support (how to approach a vendor, acting as a liaison between the client and vendor)


* Monday to Friday, 40 hours a week

* 23 days annual leave rising to 27

* Funded training

* Qualifications allowance payable upon successful completion of funded accreditations

* Overtime allowance

* Employer based pension (after qualifying period)

* Death in Service benefit (after qualifying period)

* Free car parking

***This is a brilliant opportunity for IT Support professionals who want to work for a company that is stable, successful, and take your career development seriously.***

IT Helpdesk Helpdesk Support 1st Line 1st/2nd Line 2nd Line Customer Support Customer Service IT Support Service Desk Analyst Desktop Support Technical Support Active Directory Exchange Office Infrastructure

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Required skills

  • IT Helpdesk Helpdesk Support 1st Line 1st/2nd Line 2nd Line Customer Support Customer Service IT Support Service Desk Analyst Desktop Support Technica

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