Helpdesk Advisor

Location
Northampton
Salary
Up to £18,000
Posted
20 Sep 2017
Closes
18 Oct 2017
Ref
compass/TP/299488/35973/MT
Contact
Mr Matthew Turrell
Job Function
Administration
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

As a member of the Helpdesk team this role is to handle incoming service requests from a number of clients and see them through to resolution, whilst providing exceptional customer service.

Main responsibilities
  • Responds to incoming phone calls and resolves questions within specified timescales using scripts and standard call response dialogue.
  • Manages all incoming FM requests to mutual and full resolution.
  • Ensures quality assured procurement services for goods and services using preferred suppliers and sub-contractors, ensuring best value at all times and obtaining approval of costs from appropriate authorised individual
  • Ensure appropriate method of despatch to contractors and obtain completion data for input into the IT system in real time.
  • Record any signs of dissatisfaction and escalates accordingly.
  • Required to calculate some simple quotations and chargeable works using the existing systems and processes (e.g. SCCFs and Iapprove).
  • Respond to all email and personal communications in a concise and professional manner
  • Ensure timescales are met or exceeded       
  • Accountable for the completion of standard or non-standard tasks, within the scope of the function
  • Delivers activities to support operational objectives for their role
  • Makes decisions within parameters set by Supervisor/Manager, using job/specialist experience
  • Interacts with client or users around specific work efforts and deliverables
  • Offers support and guidance to less experienced team members.
Ideal candidate
  • Good working knowledge/experience of a helpdesk environment
  • Exceptional Customer Service Skills and good telephone manner
  • Good Team Player
  • Strong IT literacy skills
  • Good numerical skills
About the company

14forty, part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, is a leading provider of food and support services in the business and industry sector. We offer high quality integrated facilities management (IFM) solutions to clients looking for a single provider. For organisations who rely on the performance of their people for their competitive edge, our integrated services provide the best customer experience and deliver value. In a rapidly changing world, we help our clients stay agile and one step ahead; our experts delivering great service in safe environments every day.

Built on the fact that there are 1440 precious minutes in every day, 14forty aims to maximise the productivity of each of these for its clients.