ICT Service Desk Team Lead - Geelong

Job Title: ICT Service Desk Team Lead - Geelong
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 208312_1608246418
Contact Name: Jade De Silva
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 18, 2020 10:06

Job Description

Our high-profile Federal Government Client is seeking an ICT Service Desk Team Lead - Geelong to join their rapidly growing team! This is an initial 6-month engagement with possible 12-month extensions.

The Service Desk Manager role is responsible for overseeing the operation of the Service Desk. This role is crucial to ensuring staff and partners requirements are met in terms of communication, prioritising, escalating and resolving ICT incidents and requests.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Work with the Assistant Director ICT Operations to manage the ICT Service desk;
  • Work together to deliver consistent customer service excellence;
  • Deliver support and educate using a range of methods including via telephone and email.
  • Communicate to a variety of clients with differing levels of ICT knowledge;
  • Effectively prioritise work to ensure high levels of service and support are provided;
  • Have a commitment to achieving positive outcomes for all customers whilst maintaining a positive welcoming approach over the phone and via email.
  • Have the ability to respond to and prioritise competing and often urgent requests in a calm and efficient manner while also maintaining high work standards;
  • Manage confidential and sensitive information;
  • Foster a positive culture within the Service Operations team aligned with Agency values
  • Build and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Participate in an on-call roster.

The successful candidate will possess:

  • Demonstrated minimum of 3 years' experience as a Service Desk Team Leader in a high volume Service desk.
  • Proven ability to work through, and progress, work issues with limited direction.
  • Demonstrated a strong commitment to meeting agreed work targets and standards.
  • Demonstrated strong leadership in operational environments.
  • Experience working in Government, or providing services to Government agency.

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Jade De Silva and quote reference: Job # 208312.