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Level 1 Service Desk Analyst (German Speakers)

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Job ID:

742486

Location:

Cardiff 

Salary:

£18,000.00 per year
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Job Views:

1

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

08/08/2019
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Job Description:

About us

We are a global provider of IT Resources, IT Managed Services and flexible, ad-hoc IT Resource and Project Support. Founded in 1992, we have a proven track record of delivering business solutions to global organisations and Fortune 500 companies in over 40 countries. Over the last 27 years, we have delivered millions of pounds in cost savings to our clients. With offices in the UK, Europe, India and the US, we have clients spread across all 6 continents.

Our clients and our talented people have always guided our basic strategy and direction; so much so, that we named the company after our most basic principles. We are, and always will be 'allied' to our client's needs and objectives. Our team is at the heart of our business, we are proud of each and every one of them. They are exceptional and we are looking for more exceptional people to join us.

Job purpose

The purpose of this role will be to provide 1st level support for Allied's customer users and Dealers as part of the Service Desk team based in Cardiff.

Position Objectives and Responsibilities

  • Primary objective is to provide 1st Line support for the new (SRAP/CALMS Transition Service) project that goes live September 2019. The countries of main responsibility will include, Germany, Switzerland and Austria.
  • Be readily available to answer phone calls, emails and web portal requests from the users in a professional and efficient manner.
  • Provide timely, first call resolution to technical support issues while following company standards
  • Escalate incidents to Level 2 Service Desk Analysts or Resolver groups.
  • Provide accurate and updated information on incidents assigned to the Service Desk until the reported incidents are resolved.
  • Maintain a high degree of customer service for all support requests.
  • Log and monitor all incidents to aid in identifying potential problem trends.
  • To remotely control users PC's to investigate, diagnose and resolve issues
  • Manage all aspects of your own performance e.g. incident handling, quality, timekeeping and absence reporting
  • Identify any training requirements to help with your role and to develop your skills.
  • Required to a shift pattern (including weekends) and offer on call support

Security & Compliance:

  • Ensure that the Service Desk processes and procedures are followed in compliance with Customer's security and audit requirements
  • Be familiar with and support Customer's Global Security Policies
  • Understanding and promoting the customer policy on Treating Customers Fairly (TCF)
  • To ensure ongoing adherence to all relevant compliance regulations that may govern the Customer's/Allied business and complete all regulatory knowledge training where applicable in a timely fashion

Qualifications & Experience

  • Understanding of ITIL Best Practice for Service Desk
  • Understanding of key ITIL Service Management areas

Key skills and Knowledge

  • Has the ability to provide Level 1 IT support
  • A general knowledge of IT systems and infrastructure with an ability to learn new tools/areas quickly
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft based operating systems and suites
  • A strong focus on service delivery and customer satisfaction
  • Good attention to detail with a methodical and thorough approach to work
  • Ability to stay calm under pressure
  • Organized and good at juggling tasks and prioritizing
  • A great team player
  • A desire to show initiative
  • Highly organized with excellent communication skills
  • Great communication skills
  • Enthusiastic and passionate about their work
  • Good analytical and troubleshooting skills are required
  • Personal Integrity / discretion
  • Open communication style / good listener
  • Team focused
  • Great time management and ability to prioritise multiple responsibilities
  • Good written and verbal presentation skills

Language Skills:

  • English - essential
  • German - essential and preferred
  • Additional European languages advantageous - French/Spanish/Portuguese/Polish/Dutch

Key Behaviour skills

  • Business Acumen Level 1
  • Drive for Results Level 1
  • Interpersonal Savvy Level 1
  • Planning & Organising Level 1
  • Customer Focus
  • Agility
  • Collaboration
  • Accountability
  • Integrity

If you are interested in finding out more about this opportunity or other offerings within Allied Worldwide, please apply now for immediate consideration


Due to the large numbers of responses we receive, despite our best efforts it is not always possible to respond to every application. Therefore, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for this particular role and if you have not heard from us within 14 days of your application, please assume, you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Please feel free however, to apply to further roles and we will certainly keep your details on file and contact you with suitable vacancies.

Our Privacy Policy regarding the handling and usage of information provided by you during the recruitment process can be accessed via our website. By applying for a position and submitting your information, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Allied Worldwide are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, gender, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

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Level 1 Service Desk Analyst (German Speakers)

col-narrow-left 

Job ID:

742486

Location:

Cardiff 

Salary:

£18,000.00 per year
col-narrow-right 

Job Views:

1

Employment Type:

Full time

Posted:

08/08/2019
col-wide 

Job Description:

About us

We are a global provider of IT Resources, IT Managed Services and flexible, ad-hoc IT Resource and Project Support. Founded in 1992, we have a proven track record of delivering business solutions to global organisations and Fortune 500 companies in over 40 countries. Over the last 27 years, we have delivered millions of pounds in cost savings to our clients. With offices in the UK, Europe, India and the US, we have clients spread across all 6 continents.

Our clients and our talented people have always guided our basic strategy and direction; so much so, that we named the company after our most basic principles. We are, and always will be 'allied' to our client's needs and objectives. Our team is at the heart of our business, we are proud of each and every one of them. They are exceptional and we are looking for more exceptional people to join us.

Job purpose

The purpose of this role will be to provide 1st level support for Allied's customer users and Dealers as part of the Service Desk team based in Cardiff.

Position Objectives and Responsibilities

  • Primary objective is to provide 1st Line support for the new (SRAP/CALMS Transition Service) project that goes live September 2019. The countries of main responsibility will include, Germany, Switzerland and Austria.
  • Be readily available to answer phone calls, emails and web portal requests from the users in a professional and efficient manner.
  • Provide timely, first call resolution to technical support issues while following company standards
  • Escalate incidents to Level 2 Service Desk Analysts or Resolver groups.
  • Provide accurate and updated information on incidents assigned to the Service Desk until the reported incidents are resolved.
  • Maintain a high degree of customer service for all support requests.
  • Log and monitor all incidents to aid in identifying potential problem trends.
  • To remotely control users PC's to investigate, diagnose and resolve issues
  • Manage all aspects of your own performance e.g. incident handling, quality, timekeeping and absence reporting
  • Identify any training requirements to help with your role and to develop your skills.
  • Required to a shift pattern (including weekends) and offer on call support

Security & Compliance:

  • Ensure that the Service Desk processes and procedures are followed in compliance with Customer's security and audit requirements
  • Be familiar with and support Customer's Global Security Policies
  • Understanding and promoting the customer policy on Treating Customers Fairly (TCF)
  • To ensure ongoing adherence to all relevant compliance regulations that may govern the Customer's/Allied business and complete all regulatory knowledge training where applicable in a timely fashion

Qualifications & Experience

  • Understanding of ITIL Best Practice for Service Desk
  • Understanding of key ITIL Service Management areas

Key skills and Knowledge

  • Has the ability to provide Level 1 IT support
  • A general knowledge of IT systems and infrastructure with an ability to learn new tools/areas quickly
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft based operating systems and suites
  • A strong focus on service delivery and customer satisfaction
  • Good attention to detail with a methodical and thorough approach to work
  • Ability to stay calm under pressure
  • Organized and good at juggling tasks and prioritizing
  • A great team player
  • A desire to show initiative
  • Highly organized with excellent communication skills
  • Great communication skills
  • Enthusiastic and passionate about their work
  • Good analytical and troubleshooting skills are required
  • Personal Integrity / discretion
  • Open communication style / good listener
  • Team focused
  • Great time management and ability to prioritise multiple responsibilities
  • Good written and verbal presentation skills

Language Skills:

  • English - essential
  • German - essential and preferred
  • Additional European languages advantageous - French/Spanish/Portuguese/Polish/Dutch

Key Behaviour skills

  • Business Acumen Level 1
  • Drive for Results Level 1
  • Interpersonal Savvy Level 1
  • Planning & Organising Level 1
  • Customer Focus
  • Agility
  • Collaboration
  • Accountability
  • Integrity

If you are interested in finding out more about this opportunity or other offerings within Allied Worldwide, please apply now for immediate consideration


Due to the large numbers of responses we receive, despite our best efforts it is not always possible to respond to every application. Therefore, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for this particular role and if you have not heard from us within 14 days of your application, please assume, you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Please feel free however, to apply to further roles and we will certainly keep your details on file and contact you with suitable vacancies.

Our Privacy Policy regarding the handling and usage of information provided by you during the recruitment process can be accessed via our website. By applying for a position and submitting your information, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Allied Worldwide are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, gender, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.