Job Title: IT Helpdesk Assistant
Department: IT Department
Location: Gateway Park
Employment Status / Type: Full Time
Position Reporting to: IT Manager
Manages Others: No
Job Purpose / Summary:
Assist in the management of all day to day IT issues that include; LAN related activities, Office automation issues and Business application support for Wananchi Group Staff.
Timely Resolution of Service Desk Requests
User end LAN support and troubleshooting
Office application installation, support
Hardware preventative maintenance and repairs
System User management
The ideal candidate will have excellent IT skills, including Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Internet.
The ability to communicate effectively and handle telephone calls proficiently is essential, as is experience of working in an administrative role.
Able to deal confidently with a wide range of people in difficult circumstances.
Ability to diagnose & solve problems in an efficient manner.
Ability to demonstrate experience of effective communication with customers via a range of different channels.
Attention to detail.
Possess a confident & professional manner with strong interpersonal skills.
Confidence to engage with staff on all levels, self-motivated & capable of working on own initiative as well as part of a small team.
Good understanding of Microsoft Platforms.
Good working knowledge of browser technologies.
Degree in IT related field
Can work under high pressure environment
Be honest, flexible, committed and fast learner
Integrity and personal organization planning skills
Valid certificate of good conduct
Key Performance Indicators
Response time to helpdesk tickets
Submission of daily / weekly / monthly reports
How to apply
Interested and qualified candidates to submit their applications including a detailed CV and day time telephone contact to firstname.lastname@example.org
The subject line should read IT Helpdesk Assistant.
Wananchi Group is an equal opportunity employer and will offer competitive remuneration and benefits to the right candidate.
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
Note: Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.