Are you organised and have an eye for detail?
Do you have knowledge / experience of asset management within an ICT department?
Are you proactive and willing to learn / develop yourself?
We are recruiting for an ICT Asset management Officer who will manage and monitor all
Technical assets from procurement to disposal, on behalf of the council, ensuring that internal
procedures, legislation and licensing requirements are adhered to.
You would be required to develop and implement the ICT asset management strategy from
procurement to disposal, ensure that it is communicated across the ICT service, updated and
adhered to. To manage and monitor corporate hardware and software licences procured by
the ICT service, including the asset management of licences in liaison with other departments
within the ICT service. This will include all hardware licences.
You would be required to manage ICT store activities and manage / administer the mobile
phone contracts including purchasing, transferring between suppliers (PAC codes) Assist
when appropriate with training and advising employees in relation to IT equipment and it’s
- Educated to A level or NVQ level 3, with a particular emphasis on English and mathematics or equivalent.Essential Experience:
- Experience in the management of software licences within a medium to large ICT environment.
Experience in using a software asset management tool e.g. (Snow)In return we offer you:
- Generous annual leave entitlement
- Generous local government pension scheme package
- Access to wider training and development qualifications
- Flexible working scheme
- Travel plan discounts
- Access to CAREFIRST advice & counselling service
- Employee discount scheme for national and local retailers
- The Government has introduced new ways of supporting parents with childcare costs. Further details are available here: - https://www.childcarechoices.gov.uk/
Medway is a unitary authority in the South East of England, made up of the towns of Strood, Rochester, Chatham, Gillingham and Rainham and more rural areas, including the Hoo Peninsula.
Situated in Kent in the South-East of England, the area has plenty of green spaces, excellent facilities and easy access to the national motorway and rail networks, facilitating superb transport links to London.
We provide all local Government services for a quarter of a million people, looking after education, environment, social care, housing, planning, business and much more - everything from frontline services such as rubbish collection and events like the Dickens Festival to work that goes on behind the scenes to ensure services in Medway run smoothly and cost effectively.
Working at Medway Council means that you get to be part of this journey working alongside talented, professional colleagues to drive forward change to transform the lives of our residents and the communities they live in.
If you would like to have an informal discussion with the recruiting manager please call Paul Thompson on 01634 332789.
Applicants must be able to demonstrate all essential requirements as listed in the job profile
Equal Opportunities Commitment Statement
Medway Council is committed to creating an inclusive work environment with a diverse workforce. All appropriately qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age
For further information please refer to the Medway information pack available as a download or to view online
Please be advised that if you are not contacted within 3 weeks of the advert closing date then you have not been shortlisted. All recruitment correspondence, including interview letters and contracts of employment will usually be sent out via email.
Please visit http://www.mindfulemployer.net/ for information on how Medway Council put good practices in place to ensure employees and job applicants who declare mental health issues receive the right level of support.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time prior to the closing date.