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Systems Support / Project Lead

Job Title: Systems Support / Project Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tamworth, Staffordshire
Salary: Up to £35000 per annum + great bens
Start Date: ASAP
REF: ASH17313WC_1539073392
Contact Name: Will Cusack
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

A growing online education business and membership body is seeking a Systems Support and Project Lead to ensure customer satisfaction and service quality levels by investigating system errors and technical issues, then co-ordinating with relevant suppliers and teams to effect resolution. You'll lead from initial logging to future-proofing against further issues - including liaising with technical suppliers to plan system updates, improvements and fixes. Naturally you'll be technically savvy with great communication skills.


* Assist in co-ordinating operations and engineering teams to identify errors and anomalies.
* Communicate with internal and customer-facing teams in support of status updates regarding open issues and implement actions in support of root cause analysis and problem remediation.
* Liaise with suppliers and external technical teams to diagnose issues and identify solutions.
* Facilitate and support key technical projects, working with external suppliers, including developers, designers and UX specialists and internal stakeholders.
* Work with current and new 3rd party suppliers and service providers and have a strong appreciation of current contract commitments and limitations.
* Conduct digital product testing to ensure functionality and usability of products meet organisational/customer needs and are delivered on time and within budget.
* Generate 'user friendly' content for self-help guides.
* Produce relevant reports including; system usage, support demand/levels, issues log and other metrics (database size, time to resolve, etc.).
* Support other new digital developments and products.

To be suitable for this role you'll ideally have/be:

* Technically savvy with experience of working with CRM, CMS and digital learning platforms, experience of working with Microsoft Dynamics is desirable.
* Digital product experience. UX experience preferable.
* Experience of conducting product testing and evaluation and suggesting improvements and enhancements.
* Windows/Office especially Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
* Have strong customer service skills, with the ability to self-manage.
* Experience of effectively managing relationships with third-party contractors and suppliers.
* Previous experience of running CRM queries, reports and dashboards would be advantageous.
* Degree (or equivalent) in computer science or related technical/technology-related experience is desirable.
* Hold a full UK/EU Drivers Licence as the role will involve some travel.

If you feel you would be a strong candidate for this role please send a copy of your CV with ASH17313WC in the subject line of the email.

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