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IT Support Contract - London - £175 p/d - 3 month contract

Job Title: IT Support Contract - London - £175 p/d - 3 month contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £170 - £175 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3 months
REF: ASH16845RT/1_1523034046
Contact Name: Rebecca Taylor
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

IT Support Analyst (Financial Services) - The City, London - up to £175 p/d - 3 months contract
A leading international financial investment group, based in the City is seeking an experienced IT Support contractor to join their team for a 3 month contract, providing 1st,2nd and some 3rd line support.

You will monitor the Groups systems, such as:
- The email gateway
- Virtual Server Monitoring Software
- Anti-virus software
- Daily back up logs
- The groups use of mobile devices

The successful candidate will have strong 2nd line support skills, with some experience of 3rd line support too and be confident supporting a Windows environment with Active Directory and Group Policy. They should also have some awareness of IP, routers, switches etc. and be confident tackling issues with Windows 7 and Windows Server 2012.
Experience in a VMware environment would be particularly advantageous, but not essential.

Due to the nature of the business, the ideal candidate will come from a financial / investment / stock exchange background or wider professional services, but this is not essential to securing the role - having strong communication, IT support and customer service skills is. Any knowledge of Bloomberg, Pulse, Symphony or Factset would be particularly beneficial.

This is an initial 3 month contract, with the potential of the role going permanent after that. The daily rate is up to £175, dependant on skills and experience. To apply, please send your CV with the reference ASH16845RT/1 in the subject line.

The Ashdown Group Ltd acts as an employment agency in respect of permanent vacancies and as an employment business in respect of temporary vacancies.