Service Desk Application Support Technician
Posted 1 month ago - Expires in 25 days

Sheffield, Yorkshire,
Permanent Full Time
£18000 to £24000
30 Applications

Service Desk Application Support Technician

The Role: Service Desk Application Support Technician

Location: Sheffield

Salary: £18-£24K DOE

Our client is committed to improving the effectiveness of their clients by delivering innovative solutions. They help organisations to achieve their full potential through their people.

The Role:

The role of the Service Desk Application Support Technician will form an important part of the newly formed Information Systems team, helping to support the business as part of the applications team service desk.

Duties & Responsibilities:

• Responding to first line support enquiries, phone, email or in person
• Investigating issues and raising tickets to service providers as required
• Liaising and attending meetings and conference calls with suppliers
• Tracking progress of issues and tickets and responding to end users
• Producing standardised and ad-hoc reporting
• Performing basic analysis of change requests
• Performing configuration changes on in scope applications
• Processing leaver and joiner requests
• Validation of external data provision (e.g. Transfer of data to 3rd parties)
• Contributing knowledge to IT development projects
• Suggesting improvement opportunities to processes or system functions
• Arranging of meetings and scheduling diary invites.
• Minute taking and issuing and chasing of actions
• Liaising with key stakeholders.
• Occasional travel to internal and supplier sites

The successful candidate:

You will be highly organised and demonstrate strong teamwork and communication skills to work with a wide spectrum of stakeholders across the business including supporting client facing teams.

Essential skills:

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Analytical and logical approach to problem solving
• Attentive to detail and focused
• General IT, Internet and software literacy
• Competent in the use of Microsoft software packages
• General IT Security Awareness

Desirable experience:

• Experience in a similar role/helpdesk function
• MS SQL query/reporting experience
• Experience of Appian and Jira software
• Highly competent in MS Excel skills (formulas, data analysis etc)


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