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IT Support Team Leader - Southampton- up to £30,000

  • Location:

    Southampton, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    IT & Infrastructure Support

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  • Salary:

    £27500 - £30000 per annum + training & benefits

  • Contact:

    Mark Howarth

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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IT Support Team Leader is required to join a progressive and growing company from their head office based on the outskirts of Southampton.

The role of an IT Support Team Leader will involve the day to day management of 3 other IT Support personnel to over 150 internal users. The support desk covers 1st to 3rd line issues and you will be responsible for ensuring that agreed SLA's are being adhered to, staff reviews, along with helping with any IT support needs that arise. You will need to have strong communication skills, both written and verbal and the ability to take ownership of incidents, both internal and external, whilst ensuring issues are being prioritised and resolved effectively. You will also be expected to work across all support levels where required but also get involved in any ongoing IT projects

The correct candidate for the IT Support Team Leader position will be working within a similar position at the moment and come from a strong technical background. You will have:

  • Proven track record with troubleshooting and delivering an excellent service to key stakeholders.
  • Remote and face to face support
  • Experience in providing in-depth Infrastructure support.
  • Excellent problem solving skills with the ability to identify root cause and implement controlled changes
  • Knowledge working within an ITIL framework
  • Windows Server 2008, 2012
  • Microsoft Exchange 2007, 2010
  • VMware, Citrix and Cisco support
  • Must be able to communicate clearly at a technical and end user level
  • Must project a positive, friendly professional image on the phone and in person
  • Can demonstrate a passion for customer service
  • Can demonstrate a passion for personal development
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Must be have excellent documentation skills
  • Must be flexible in their approach to travel and projects undertaken
  • Sound organisational ability and able to prioritise

As you will be liaising with internal users, across the full vertical then your communications skills, both written and verbal must be exemplary.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a company that would be able to offer further career progression opportunities along with some excellent benefits.