Junior Graphic Designer

  • Southampton Football Club
  • Southampton, UK
  • Jan 11, 2019
Full time Advertising & Marketing Art, Fashion & Design Sports, Fitness & Recreation

Job Description

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Department: Information Technology

Accountable to: IT Service Desk Manager

Accountable for: NA

Level of Criminal record Check Required: Enhanced with children's barred list

Hours: Full time

Contract Type: Permanent

What is the role? 

A fantastic opportunity in the field of sports and technology to join our growing IT department in the role of IT Service Desk Analyst. As the primary point of contact between end users (i.e. our staff) and the IT department, you will be responsible for accurately recording IT incidents and service requests that are raised on a daily basis, while recording, supporting and escalating requests as appropriate using our IT Service Management (ITSM) tool.

You will be the first point of contact for staff, press and guests to the Club, across all of our sites, both face to face and remotely to staff in Southampton, London and Bath, supporting a wide range of business services across football, commercial and operations. You will have need to have a good level of knowledge of desktop services including MAC OS, IOS and Windows and the ability to assist with setting up a range of new devices and VOIP telephony to achieve the service provision of the Service Desk.

What are we looking for?

We are looking for a driven and committed candidate who is energetic and enthusiastic and has excellent technical troubleshooting abilities along with customer service skills, of which you will have ideally demonstrated in a customer service based role. You will need to be a quick learner with an ability to learn new technologies and applications with ease, and have an excellent logical approach towards troubleshooting.


The competencies which are required include:

Essential Experience:

  • Undergraduate degree course or equivalent

Essential Qualifications (including certifications):

  • GCSE’s grade A - C or equivalent in English and Maths

Desirable Qualifications (including certifications):

  • Full UK Driving License and access to personal transport.

Essential Skills:

  • Ability to learn new technologies and applications.
  • Excellent logical approach towards troubleshooting.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Adaptable and able to work independently.
  • Excellent approach to teamwork.
  • Ability to prioritise workload whilst maintaining excellent customer service.

Desirable Skills:

  • Customer Service
  • Interest in Technology

What do you get in return?

If you are successful you can look forward to a healthy benefits package;

  • A competitive salary depending on experience.
  • Two Season Tickets.
  • 22 days holiday increasing to 25 days after one full football season.
  • Life Assurance Cover of 2x salary.
  • Contributory Pension Scheme.
  • Incentivised Private Medical Insurance Scheme.
  • Child Care Vouchers.
  • Worldwide Travel Insurance.
  • Free onsite parking.
  • Discounted Southampton Football Club merchandise.

 The closing date for applications is Friday 25th January 2019.