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New Requirement! – IT Project Manager – Hampshire, Perm

Skills: IT Project Manager. My client based in Basingstoke, Hampshire, are looking for an IT Project Manager. I am looking for an Project Manager to ensure that projects for both internal and external customers are delivered to: time, budget and quality criteria. You must have:

  • Significant experience in delivering complex IT and technical projects.
  • Considerable experience in delivering projects in a variety of customer environments.
  • Experience of working with sales/customer facing environments.
  • Experience of establishing PMO frameworks.
  • Exposure to full project lifecycle – from selling through to handover to operations.
  • Solid technical awareness in IT and Managed Services.
  • Prince 2 Practitioner and ideally MSP Practitioner certified.
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Project Management tools
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) to liaise effectively with customers and other key stakeholders.
  • Excellent listening skills, to understand exactly what customers and other key stakeholders require.
  • High level of confidence, patience, politeness, tact and diplomacy.
  • Strong motivational and ‘virtual-team’ supervisory skills.
  • Broad creative thinking, to be able to come up with new ideas to improve project delivery standards.
  • Excellent organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills.
  • Excellent personal presentation, especially when working with customers face to face.

Role involves:

  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Develop detailed project plans to monitor and track progress
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule, and project costs using appropriate verification techniques
  • Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Provide effective project progress reporting, and escalation.
  • Successfully manage the relationship with the customer and all stakeholders
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Establish and maintain relationships with third parties/vendors
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Establish a Project Management Office (PMO) framework utilising capabilities in other business units, partners and third parties.

Please send your CV for more information and a full job spec!

Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire

Start:ASAP

Duration: Perm

Salary: £45k + £5k Car Allowance + Bonus + Good Benefits

Agency:LATCOM

Contact:Steve Spevack

Telephone:01442 291 800

Email: Steve.Spevack@latcom.co.uk

New Requirement! – Desktop Engineer / IT Support Engineer – Junior – Milton Keynes, Perm

Skills: Desktop Engineer / IT Support Engineer – Junior. My client a small but friendly company based in Milton Keynes (Tongwell area) are looking for a Junior Desktop Engineer / IT Support Engineer. I am looking for someone with basic desktop support skills, Windows 7 to 10, Active Directory, well organised and excellent communication skills. My client would consider a school leaver with an strong interest in IT/with some IT related course or someone with 1 to 2 years in an Desktop or hands on IT Support role. Any skills in Windows Server 2008/2012, MS Exchange, Citrix, Backup Exec, Imaging PC’s are a bonus. You will be exposed to everything from 1st line support to network design. This is a real varied role with training and support until you become accustomed to the systems. This role is commutable from Bedford, Luton & Northampton . Please send your CV ASAP for a great opportunity and an immediate start !

Location: Milton Keynes, Bucks

Start: ASAP/Immediate Start!

Duration: Perm

Salary: £20k-£25k + Training + Benefits

Agency:LATCOM

Contact:Steve Spevack

Telephone:01442 291 800

Email: steve.spevack@latcom.co.uk

New Requirement! – IT Support Analyst – Windows 10 Laptop Rollout – West Midlands, Perm

Skills: IT Support Analyst – Windows 10 Laptop Rollout. My client based in Wolverhampton, West Midlands are looking for a IT Support Analyst. I am looking someone to coordinate an Windows 10 laptop rollout, this will include building the devices, maintaining inventory, handing to colleagues, some initial training and 1st level trouble shooting. My client would like to keep the option open for you to step into helpdesk/mobile support if needed and to keep flexibility for the role post rollout. You must have recent end user device rollout/support experience.

Role includes:

 

  • Supporting, administering and helping to co-ordinate large scale roll out of Windows devices, support and administer devices on an ongoing basis and get involved in other upgrades.
  • Building Windows devices on schedule to agreed build types and ensure they have the right things on.
  • Co-ordinate stock control to the right levels of stock to meet business needs, including processing all deliveries and getting all of the devices on to the hardware Inventory, including mobile phones, liaise with third parties to arrange repairs/replacements.
  • Regular monitoring of hardware to ensure updates are being applied and provide reports/information to make recommendations around effectiveness of hardware, common issues etc.
  • Provide a first class front line service on the ICT Helpdesk, ensuring efficient and effective resolution of all calls raised.
  • Handling telephone calls, dealing with walk-ins, reassuring colleagues, finding solutions and ensuring a great customer experience.
  • Great administration skills, a high level of accuracy and ensure processes are followed. Make sure that all Helpdesk calls are captured and the hardware Inventory and all other records are kept up to date.
  • Ability to turn your hand to most things whether that’s taking delivery of and unpacking 20 laptops, setting up ICT equipment for a large roll out session, writing a procedure note through to undertaking an office move or setup.
  • Support colleagues at a number of satellite offices, including visiting them to configure IT equipment, train colleagues on its use and troubleshoot issues. Where required, you need to undertake a wide range of tasks across a large geographical area, sometimes with very little notice.

 

This role is commutable from Walsall, Cannock, Telford. Please send in your CV ASAP for a full job spec and more information.

Location: Wolverhampton, West Midlands

Start:ASAP

Duration: Perm

Salary:£25k + Good Benefits

Agency:LATCOM

Contact:Steve Spevack

Telephone:01442 291 800

Email: Steve.Spevack@latcom.co.uk

New Requirement! – 3rd Line Infrastructure Support – Northamptonshire, Perm

Skills: 3rd Line Infrastructure Support. Based in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire my client has a new requirement for an 3rd Line Infrastructure Support person. You must have technical experience:

 

  • Experience of MS Server – Windows 2003-2012, AD, DNS, DHCP, Group Policy
  • Experience in security of desktop, Server, application and network systems
  • Server, Desktop and Network Management Tools such as SCCM, WDS, etc
  • Experience of Server Hardware, Networks, TCP/IP, Routers, Switches and Firewalls
  • Hyper-V Virtualisation and SAN technologies
  • Experience of backup, anti-virus, DR and BC.

 

 

Role is to provide 3rd line technical services for the analysis, design, implementation, and support of infrastructure and security related systems. You will provide project and technical support needed to ensure the company benefits from continual improvements in infrastructure systems.

Please send in your CV ASAP.

 

Location: Wellingborough, Northamptonshire

Start: ASAP

Duration: Perm

Salary: £30k-£33k + Excellent Pension + Benefits

Agency:LATCOM

Contact:Steve Spevack

Telephone:01442 291 800

Email: Steve.Spevack@Latcom.co.uk

New Requirement! – IT Project Manager, Prince2 – Northamptonshire, Perm

Skills: IT Project Manager, Prince2. Based in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire my client has a new requirement for an IT Project Manager. Role is to manage IT projects on a local, regional and international level to meet operational and strategic IT and business objectives. Responsibilities include ensuring projects are delivered on time, within budget and to specification; in accordance with requirements analysis.

 

You must have:

 

  • PRINCE2 with Agile, Scrum or Waterfall
  • Knowledge and awareness of project management principles, documents and plans.
  • Ability to establish, maintain and develop a Project Team
  • Effective leaderships skills in a Project Team environment
  • Knowledge of developing and implementing change management programmes or projects to achieve IT and business objectives.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills with a diverse audience, including those for whom English is not a first language
  • Ability to simplify complex systems and problems
  • Effective interpersonal, negotiation, persuasion and presentation skills
  • Knowledge of defining and managing project budgets
  • IT/IS or Business Degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience of effectively coordinating and communicating between the business and IT
  • Experience of implementing significant organisational, IT and / or business change

 

 

Role involves:

 

  • Manage the day-to-day operational aspects of a portfolio \ programme of projects; including infrastructure, processes and software
  • To operate a Project Team in accordance with best practice
  • Being responsible for all aspects of a project, including leadership, from the design stage through to completion and handover to the “client” and writing up all project documentation
  • Submitting progress reports to stakeholders and senior managers
  • To scope projects and ensure projects managed effectively and efficiently through entire lifecycle
  • Taking responsibility for projects through their entire lifecycle
  • Managing and steering complex project resources in a dynamic and creative manner to align with business and project deadlines; and submitting progress reports to stakeholders and senior managers
  • Formulate and operate with an effective project communication strategy
  • Ensuring that all relevant processes are followed on projects
  • Managing project personnel to achieve project objectives
  • Regularly review and analyse the project scope
  • Ensuring that all relevant processes are followed on projects and managing project personnel to achieve project objectives
  • Identifying project risks, and facilitating the management thereof in a skilled and pragmatic manner
  • Driving cross-functional project teams and leading \ coaching both project and business management structures

Please send in your CV ASAP.

 

Location: Wellingborough, Northamptonshire

Start: ASAP

Duration: Perm

Salary: £40k + Excellent Pension + Benefits

Agency:LATCOM

Contact:Steve Spevack

Telephone:01442 291 800

Email: Steve.Spevack@Latcom.co.uk

New Requirement! – SQL DBA – Surrey, Perm

Skills: SQL DBA. My client based in Woking, Surrey are looking for a SQL DBA with experience in Complex stored procedures, SSIS experience & Powershell. Working hours are 08.00 to 17.30 Monday to Friday. You must have:

 

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2005/2008 R2/2014+:
  • Installation and Configuration
  • High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR)
  • Service Broker
  • Backups, Restores and Recovery Models
  • SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
  • T-SQL scripting development experience – stored procedures, triggers, functions and transactions analysis and a thorough understanding of indexes and statistics.
  • Operational Performance Tuning and Optimization using native monitoring and troubleshooting tools.
  • Tuning T-SQL queries to improve performance.
  • Implementing operational automation using scripts.
  • Data management and data processing flowcharting techniques.
  • In-depth knowledge of data analysis, reporting and query tools.

 

Role involves:

  • Database administration and processes management of the multi-versioning Microsoft SQL Server environment for applications and services.
  • Developing and supporting inter-application interfaces utilizing Microsoft SQL Server Service Broker.
  • Ensuring data access and quality assurance through High Availability service configurations.
  • Ensure proper configuration, change and event management processes, procedures and controls are implemented and adhered to.
  • Monitoring end-user access and security.
  • Provide technical assistance and cross training to other team members.
  • Continually review, design and implement technology best practices, guidelines and repeatable processes.
  • Ensuring adherence to Departmental and individual SLA’s and KPI’s.
  • Maintaining all database systems in line with IT Business Continuity requirements.
  • Authoring database documentation, including data standards, procedures and definitions for the data dictionary (metadata).
  • Developing, managing and testing back-up and recovery plans and ensuring that related storage and archiving procedures are functioning correctly.
  • Working closely with project managers, database report developers, Web, SharePoint and Multimedia developers.
  • Communicating regularly with technical infrastructure, applications and operational staff to ensure data integrity and security.
  • Commissioning and the installation of new database applications as well as the customization of existing applications under project control.
  • Mapping out the conceptual design for a planned database and refining the logical design so that it can be translated into a specific data model. Further refining the physical design to meet system storage requirements.

 

This role is commutable from Guildford, Woking, Crawley, Epsom, Reigate and some parts of South London, Croydon, Sutton. Please send in your CV ASAP for more information and a full job spec.

Location: Woking, Surrey

Start:ASAP

Duration: Perm

Salary: £65k + Good Benefits

Agency:LATCOM

Contact:Steve Spevack

Telephone:01442 291 800

Email: Steve.Spevack@latcom.co.uk

New Requirement! – IT Support Engineer / Desktop Support – Scotland, Perm

Skills: IT Support Engineer / Desktop Support. My client based just North of Carlisle are looking for IT Support Engineer / Desktop Support person with around 1 years experience. You must have some of the following technical skills: Active Directory, Windows XP/7/8, Windows Server 2003/2008, MS Exchange, Backups, Hardware support. Role involves:

  • Monitoring and maintaining computer systems and networks;
  • Talking staff through a series of actions, either face to face or over the telephone to help set up systems or resolve issues;
  • Troubleshooting system and network problems and diagnosing and solving hardware or software faults;
  • Replacing parts as required;
  • Providing support, including procedural documentation and relevant reports;
  • Following diagrams and written instructions to repair a fault or set up a system;
  • Supporting the roll-out of new applications;
  • Setting up new users’ accounts and profiles and dealing with password issues;
  • Responding within agreed time limits to call-outs;
  • Working continuously on a task until completion (or referral to third parties, if appropriate);
  • Prioritising and managing many open cases at one time;
  • Rapidly establishing a good working relationship with customers and other professionals, e.g., software developers;
  • Testing and evaluating new technology.

This role is commutable from Carlisle, etc. Please send your CV ASAP and I will get back to you!

Location: Langholm, Scotland

Start: ASAP

Duration: Perm

Salary: £20k + Bonus + Benefits

Agency:LATCOM

Contact:Steve Spevack

Telephone:01442 291 800

Email: Steve.Spevack@latcom.co.uk

New Requirement! – 1st Line Support / Graduate – Junior / IT Trainee – North Yorkshire, Perm

Skills: 1st Line Support / Graduate – Junior / IT Trainee. My client based just outside Harrogate, North Yorkshire are looking for a 1st Line Support or an Graduate – Junior / IT Trainee recent graduate (this year) from an IT background, who is enthusiastic, excellent communication skills, troubleshooting/ problem solving skills and must have a strong interest in IT. This role is on a 24 hour/7 day shift rota covering the hour of 7am and 7pm. Role would suit someone who is looking for more experience or to start an IT career!

 

Role involves:

  • Provides monitoring and 1st Level Support for Business Critical Services ensuring that Service Standards are maintained and quality service provided.
  • Performs and supports operational processes across multiple environments ensuring all tasks are managed and conducted to the highest possible standards.
  • Works closely with IT Technical and Application Support teams in identifying and resolving processing issues. Performs problem determination, analysis and executes corrective action.
  • Ensures timely delivery of client SLA’s across all platforms
  • Provides application release capability across the distributed estate
  • Undertakes routine batch processing across specified systems in accordance with defined processes. Including loading client originated files and direct client communication
  • Recommends process improvements to ensure computer equipment is functioning correctly
  • Ensures procedures are followed and standards are met while tracking all jobs and maintaining the appropriate documentation

 

For further information please send in your CV.

Salary: £18k-£25k + 20% Shift Allowance + Training + Progression + Good Benefits

Location: Harrogate, North Yorkshire

Start:ASAP

Duration: Perm

Agency:LATCOM

Contact:Steve Spevack

Telephone:01442 291 800

Email: Steve.Spevack@latcom.co.uk

New Requirement! – BI Developer – SSRS & SSAS – Cambridgeshire, Contract

Skills: BI Developer– SSRS & SSAS. My client based in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire are looking for an BI Developer with SSRS and SSAS for a 6 months contract. You must have:

 

Knowledge of SSRS (SQL Server Reporting Services) report design and implementation

Knowledge of SSAS (SQL Server Analysis Services) cube design, implementation and use.

Knowledge of general SQL (Databases/Tables/Views/Stored Procedures/Functions/Scheduled Jobs)

Ability to perform Requirements Analysis

Able to carry out accurate Data Analysis

Able to clearly record and update all necessary documentation

 

Please send in your CV ASAP for more information.

Location: Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

Start: ASAP

Duration: 6 months

Salary: £280pd

Agency:LATCOM

Contact:Steve Spevack

Telephone:01442 291 800

Email: Steve.Spevack@latcom.co.uk

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