|Job Ref:||204685300||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Stevenage (with some travel to London)||Address:||Salary:||£20000 - £25000/annum pension, healthcare, bonus, O/Time||Post Date:||19/10/2016 09:42|
1871 AC , IT Assistant Stevenage (weekly travel to London + sporadic travel to Antigua))|
Our client is a leading publisher based in a fantastic setting in the Hertfordshire countryside.
Due to continuing business demands and growth in the team they are seeking an IT Assistant to join an experience IT team to help support the Business owners and team in terms of technical assistance and planning.
This is a varied role which could involve international travel and dealing with high profile individuals
Your main areas of responsibility will be supporting the business owners with their IT equipment, systems maintenance, user support, project work and scheduled out of hours support.
This is a great organisation to work for: great setting, interesting work, training opportunities and great career opportunities
Typically, you will responsible for the following tasks on sites in Stevenage, London and every now and again Antigua. (all travel paid)
Check the Business Owners' IT Equipment at each location weekly.
Prepare IT equipment for Owners' travel including testing + software updates, + batteries
Manage Anti-Spam, email whitelists and email blacklists, Outlook settings + local systems backups.
Manage printers, Firewalls, switches & ISP connections+ PC Drivers
Maintain and support servers, printers and maintain inventory of hardware and software
User support including setup of new staff *
Assist IT Manager with server & systems maintenance
MS, Hardware firmware, MS Exchange cumulative updates
MS Exchange database management
Storage management (expansion, migration, etc.)
Act as IT Managers substitute when necessary
Occasional out of hours cover
What are they asking for?
You will be a multi tasker with a strong background in IT support and or assistant work.
A thorough knowledge of Microsoft is needed
Desirable would be a good understanding of mobile phone technology including Apple
Strong communication skills along with an understanding that not everybody grasps IT issues as quickly as you do
What are they offering?
A competitive salary up to £25,000 with annual bonus circa £2000
Pension + Healthcare
Defined career path with Investment in training
Use of a pool car
Key Search Terms:
IT Assistant support software update Information Technology Microsoft Exchange maintenance migration
Palmer McCarthy acts as an agency for their client on this vacancy