IT Operations Logistics Analyst (6 month contract)

Information Technology London, United Kingdom


Description

 

 

 

 



Job Specification –
IT Operations Logistics Junior Assistant

 

Summary

G-Research seeks a motivated, smart and logical thinking individual to join their growing IT Operations Logistics Team. The successful candidate will work for a financial institution where employees are trained and developed.  This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a vibrant and stimulating company, giving the candidate a chance to pursue a career in IT.

The Company

At G-Research we research investment strategies to predict price returns in financial markets across multiple asset classes. We also develop the research and execution platform to deploy these ideas in markets globally.

Our investment strategies, software and IT Systems are used to:

  • Evaluate, forecast and simulate investment ideas
  • Test for and control risk in investment portfolios
  • Maximise investment returns across a range of markets and products

 

Our software and services are used in markets around the globe and around the clock.

We offer a dynamic, flexible and highly stimulating working environment, where good ideas are prized and rewarded correspondingly.

Role

The IT Operations Logistics Team is seeking a Junior Assistant to undertake routine tasks and assist the rest of the team. You will work alongside the IT Ops Logistics Analysts providing assistance whenever necessary. The role is extremely diverse and therefore any candidate must have an enthusiastic attitude, strong attention to detail and a willingness to learn. You will be a positive character with a ‘can do’ attitude.

Tasks include:

  • Routine checks including: IT stock checks, AV/VC functionality, ensuring meeting rooms are fit for purpose, etc.
  • Keeping the office and store rooms neat and tidy.
  • Assist the IT Operations Logistics Team with various ongoing projects:
    • Upgrading IT hardware
    • Setting up new desks
    • Carrying out desk moves
    • Updating floor plans
    • Disposal of old equipment

 

 

This is a hands-on role with a good opportunity for development into an IT Support role. The successful candidate will work closely alongside senior team members who will be able to help with guidance, advice, and training.  The role will provide the successful candidate with considerable learning and development opportunities. This role will suit someone who has an interest in IT and an aptitude for learning new skills.

The Individual

This role requires an enthusiastic candidate with drive, energy and an eye for detail. The ideal candidate would be someone who has a keen interest in technology – previous IT experience would be beneficial, but not essential.

 Details

Working hours are typically 9am-6pm with some flexibility available. Because of the nature of the work, occasionally, the candidate will be required to perform work out of hours and at weekends. 

 

N.B. At times the role will involve lifting and moving some heavy office equipment.