Location: Newcastle
Contract Type: Temporary
Sector: Technology

RDR Ltd is currently looking to recruit a Call Handler (Inside IR35) on an initial temporary 3 month contract on behalf of its client based in Newcastle Upon Tyne.

Purpose of the Job:

The primary purpose of the Early Life Support (ELS) Call Handler – End User Compute (EUC) role within the IT Folio Programme

  • Work as part of the ELS team to deliver support services to Business users during the UKIT Folio project
  • Answer calls from Business users who are reporting migration faults or other project related issues
  • Obtain all relevant details of the fault or issue and record in the IT Service Management system (Ivanti)
  • Assess the nature of the fault and resolve if possible. Otherwise route to an ELS Analyst or engineer
  • Advise the user that the fault will be investigated within a specific timeframe if unable to resolve the fault immediately
  • Support the ELS Team lead by accepting and managing delegated tasks

Key Accountabilities:

  • Take calls from users, log calls and pass to the relevant support team
  • Must have good telephone manner and experience of IT rollouts and Helpdesk
  • Knowledge of using call handling systems – Ivanti or similar products


  • Proven track record in deployment projects, specifically in an ELS Call handling role
  • Must have Office 365 and Windows 10 experience
  • Some experience of operational service delivery, in an IT service management environment/ITIL framework.
  • Familiar with Team Viewer or similar
  • Familiar with Mobile Devices, Intune and associated apps
  • Knowledge of Symantec VPN
  • Knowledge of OKTA


  • Expected to be educated to A-level standard and ideally educated to degree level or equivalent but not essential, excellent writing/communication skills are very important in this role
  • Preferably with an IT service management qualification, e.g. ITIL foundation.


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