Service Desk Analyst

Job Description

Compass Group Plc (Compass) is a £22.9 billion turnover, global organisation and the world's leading provider of food and support services. With operations across seven key business areas (Foodservice; Support Services; Business & Industry; Healthcare & Seniors; Education; Sports & Leisure; and Defence, Offshore & Remote), Compass serves customers in offices and factories; schools and universities; hospitals and senior living communities; major sports and cultural venues; and remote mining camps and offshore platforms.
We are looking for a Service Desk Analyst to join our busy Digital and technology team based in Birmingham. As a Service Desk Analyst you will provide 1st class support to Compass users. This will cover hardware and software support. You will be logging, updating, progressing and resolving incidents, and service requests, to agreed standards and timelines.
A natural trouble-shooter with a talent for multi-tasking and prioritising workload, you will pay close attention to detail to progress tickets to a satisfactory outcome.
Responsibilities:
  • Efficient processing of IT incidents and requests from initial logging through to resolution, in line with all internal processes and targets
  • Providing an excellent level of customer service whilst acting as a single point of contact for end users with technical faults and IT queries
  • Escalation of issues to an appropriate level, both functional and hierarchical
  • Analyse undocumented incidents and provide sound, timely and creative solutions, often whilst under pressure of time, identifying associated risks and appropriate mitigation plans
  • Liaise with 3rd Party vendors and internal teams
  • Documentation of relevant fixes for internal Knowledgebase
  • To provide assistance for moves and changes
  • Data collection for reporting
  • Provide ideas for service improvement that improve efficiency or user experience
Who you are:Essential
  • Ability to determine actions necessary to resolve IT incidents and requests
  • Ability to work as part of a large team
  • Demonstrates excellent problem solving abilities and a degree of urgency and responsiveness to incidents and their resolution
  • Have an organised working practice with a mature and calm approach to all user situations
  • Ability to exercise sound judgement and evaluative thinking, especially under pressure
  • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to deal with the unexpected in a calm, considered and professional manner
  • Be an effective team member in cross functional project teams
  • Ability to write clear procedures including technical and user documentation
  • Excellent customer service skills
We ensure you're rewarded for all your hard work, which is why we offer a comprehensive benefits package which includes but is not limited to:
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Grow your career with our Career Pathways and MyLearning programmes
  • Quick access for you and your immediate family to a Digital GP, and wider healthcare benefits
  • Exclusive travel discounts with TUI, Expedia, Booking.com and many more
  • Save money on your food shop with discounts on Tesco, Sainsbury's, Morrisons and many more
  • Up to 44% off cinema tickets to enjoy your favourite blockbuster
  • Receive Wow Points every time you spend and use them on a wide range of brands
  • Un-wind with us with free wellness, mindfulness and exercise classes
  • You can share all discounts and offers with your friends and families