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1st Line IT Helpdesk Support Analyst

Job Title: 1st Line IT Helpdesk Support Analyst
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: £8.25 per hour
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Ongoing
REF: 734935141
Contact Name: Zivile Asanaviciute
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 3 years ago

Job Description

1st Line IT Helpdesk Support Analyst

Our client, a global leader in the I.T industry, has an excellent opportunity available for enthusiastic, motivated and hardworking individuals to join the I.T Helpdesk team on a temporary basis, with the potential to move into a permanent role, depending on own performance. This role is based in Stevenage, Hertfordshire.

I.T Helpdesk experience is not required, but would be beneficial. Full training will be provided, so this is a great opportunity for applicants who can show great I.T knowledge and who are eager to get a foot in the door and build an I.T helpdesk career.

It is essential that applicants have some customer service experience, an interest in I.T, (helpdesk/ call centre), along with the ability to pick up new technology quickly, and strong communication skills. I.T helpdesk experience would be very highly regarded.

Candidates must be committed, reliable, and flexible to work 5 shifts per week of 8 hours per day between 7am - 7pm Mon - Fri pro rata basis. Applicants would also be required to work some weekends and public holidays (between 1 - 2 weekends per month for most teams).


  • Taking inbound calls in a busy, target driven call centre environment
  • Providing a high level of customer service to internal customers via phone, email and live chat
  • Using the in-house call logging system 'Remedy' and 'Service Now' (training will be provided)
  • Dealing with escalations, logging in system and resolving incidents at 1st Line.
  • Meeting customer service and call answering targets, to ensure an efficient, cost effective service desk function is provided with a very high level of customer service
  • Monitoring helpdesk alerts and emails
  • Working as part of a team

Requirements and Person specifications

  • Past experience of working in a customer focused environment is essential
  • Previous experience in 1st Line IT Helpdesk/customer service environment is ideal, but not essential
  • Preferable experience of dealing with call logging system e.g. Remedy and Service Now
  • Excellent written communication as well as enthusiastic and friendly telephone manner
  • Excellent organisational and details analysis skills.
  • Motivated, enthusiastic and reliable.
  • Live in Stevenage or within 10 mile radius of Stevenage for commuting
  • Can work all shifts including weekends and public holidays. Occasional shift swaps are permitted but on a regular basis full-time availability for all shifts is essential.