Job Openings >> *** LONGLEAT - Permanent - Assistant IT Manager
*** LONGLEAT - Permanent - Assistant IT Manager
Title:*** LONGLEAT - Permanent - Assistant IT Manager
ID:LEL1569 / 3504
Department:Information Technology
Assistant IT Manager

For over 50 years, Longleat has been one of the UK’s most loved attractions. With almost one million visitors every year, we are passionate about providing wondrous and immersive experiences that lead to lifelong memories.

Despite our established reputation, we constantly strive to educate, excite and inspire guests – from hosting the UK’s largest ever hot air balloon gathering, to celebrating our Festival of Light; the first and biggest event of its kind in the UK, with a total of 3,000 spectacular Chinese lanterns transforming the Estate.

What will this role of Assistant IT Manager entail?

As the Assistant IT Manager you’ll play a key role in supporting Longleat’s customers, business processes, computers, network and telecommunications infrastructure, and data security systems. Managing the day to day running of the IT Department in conjunction with the IT Manager, your duties will include although not be limited to:
  • Supporting the development and implementation of a wide range of IT projects
  • Overseeing the IT Support Team, providing technical support whilst analysing and developing business processes
  • Providing IT troubleshooting, advice and support relating to software selection, implementation, computer equipment and multimedia
  • Responding to breakdowns and managing the EPOS system
  • Investigating, diagnosing and solving technical hardware faults
What will I need to be considered for this Assistant IT Manager vacancy?
  • Proven experience within an IT support role, ideally gained within the retail or leisure industry
  • Advanced technical ability to manage and support operating systems, applications and network software and the ability to install, maintain and upgrade all hardware
  • Good networking skills and knowledge of Windows Servers and Active Directory maintenance and user management (setting permissions, setting up groups, resetting passwords etc)
  • Strong attention to detail and problem solving skills
What will I receive in return?

You will receive a salary circa (GBP) 27,500, in addition to a range of attractive benefits including; 29 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays, complimentary tickets to Longleat and Cheddar Gorge and Caves, discounts on food and beverages and retail merchandise, along with life assurance cover and more perks.

Contract Type: Permanent, working 37.5 hours per week 5 days out of 7. Predominantly, your working hours will be 9am to 5.15pm – during peak season, your earliest start time will be 7am and latest finish 9pm. Please note, due to the nature of the business evenings and weekend work will be required, including bank holidays.

Location: Longleat (Warminster, Wiltshire)

All applications for this Assistant IT Manager vacancy are to be submitted online, and strictly no agency calls or agency CV submissions please.
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