ICT Service Desk Team Lead

Job Title: ICT Service Desk Team Lead
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra CBD, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 208923_1611291578
Contact Name: Abegail Baniqued
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 22, 2021 15:59

Job Description

Position Purpose

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.


  • 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. and
  • Build and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Demonstrated 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.

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian citizens able to obtain government and other clearances.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Abegail Baniqued 02 9054 0955 quoting Job Reference: 208923

Please note: only candidates that meet the above criteria will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in the position.