Help Desk Administrator

  • Location
    Livingston, West Lothian
  • Category
    Admin. Secretarial and PA - Administrator
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 20000 - £ 22000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

*Do you thrive on providing a first-class Customer Service?

*Would you like to pursue a career within Facilities Management?

*Do you have a natural flair and passion for facilities management and fantastic customer service and administration skills?

Office Angels Livingston are collaborating exclusively with a fast paced and innovative team for a Permanent Facilities Help Desk Administrator. The role is perfect for someone who has proven experience in a similar role in customer service and has an interest in facilities and is naturally IT savvy and is looking for a new challenge. Based in West Lothian, salary up to £20,000 - £22,000 per annum depending on experience. The core hours are Monday - Friday, 9am-5.30pm.

Role Overview

You will work alongside this vibrant Help Desk Administrator team to provide a first line of support for technical, Building Management and Facilities Services. You must be experienced in customer service and a similar facility help desk role would be beneficial as well as IT savvy. You will see through all issues from initial log through to final resolution, ensuring excellent customer service each time. You will have excellent spelling and grammar, good knowledge of Microsoft platforms and software and take real pride in your work and enjoy going the extra mile. This is a fast paced and busy Help Desk role which is why previous experience is essential as you need to hit the ground running. The company offers great opportunities for hard workers that are keen to build their career long term and progress.

Duties include:

  • First point of contact for incoming telephone calls. Accurately process enquiries, resolving concerns where possible or distributing call back requests to the relevant department with key information

  • Responding to help desk queries and ensuring they are logged correctly in line with each client's contract on our clients management system

  • Follow up on queries and plan engineer or sub-contractor attendance as required

  • Liaise with contractors, client representatives, and the full team including engineers

  • Ensure Contractors are aware of outstanding issues and are dealing with them in a timely manner

  • Ensure Clients are updated with progress of works

  • Appropriately escalate any issues where suppliers and engineers have failed to respond within contract timescales

  • Assist with producing engineer/sub-contractor quotations

  • Process reports for engineers, highlighting working hours and material costs

  • Any other Ad hoc duties as required

Skills and Experience required:

  • Previous experience within a facilities or commercial FM help desk role is preferred

  • Previous Help Desk and Administration experience preferred

  • Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal

  • Customer service experience

  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft office and Microsoft Teams

  • Ability to work on own initiative and as a part of a team

Interested? Please call Nadia at Office Angels Livingston today or send your CV to

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Nadia Gray