Full-time/Permanent – 35 hours per week 

£22,500 per annum

From 1832 onwards, the Retail Trust has been caring for and protecting the lives of people working in retail. We believe the health of our colleagues is the foundation they need to flourish in both work and life, creating a more sustainable and successful future for retail. Join our charity and together we can transform lives for good.

We are looking for an IT Support Technician to ensure end users are able to work effectively with minimal disruption, and to assist with the configuration and general effectiveness of the IT environment. The role works closely with both the Senior IT Engineer and the Business Systems Developer to identify and resolve issues and implement changes. The IT Support Technician also delivers training and creates and maintains user guides to empower end users.

The role includes administering the IT service management system, including troubleshooting and resolving incidents and requests in order of priority; configuring desktops, mobile devices, office phones and printers and assisting with the maintenance of server, network and desktop infrastructure. This role will also apply access control, security measures and policies to protect IT systems from compromise as well as educating users on thse policies and supporting teams with smart homes technology.

We are looking for someone with good written and verbal communication skills, the ability to communicate topics in a non-technical language and ability to demonstrate good customer service and problem-solving skills. Advanced knowledge of Microsoft desktop operating systems, common desktop applications (e.g. Word, Excel), basic computer hardware and print management and peripherals is essential. Experience of using Office 365 and SharePoint; Microsoft Servers, Remote Desktop Services; firewalls; active directory and group policies are desired.

There will be ad-hoc travel to estates around the UK where required (expenses paid), however all work is administered remotely where possible. If visits to the office are arranged, COVID guidance and full PPE is provided.

At the Retail Trust we offer the following employee benefits:

  • A pension scheme of up to 9% employer contributions
  • Life assurance of four times your salary
  • A health cash plan, allowing you to claim back on the cost of a number of services such as optical, dental, medical.
  • Access to a free counselling and support phoneline
  • The day off to celebrate your birthday.

Further information about our support can be found at Home | Retail Trust

To apply for this role, please send your up-to-date CV.

No recruitment agencies please.

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