Software Support Advisor

As a global software vendor, we are looking to recruit a Software Support Advisor to join our Manchester based Support team. You will be ideally qualified at degree level in computer science and be looking to progress your career.

SALARY: £24,000 - £28,000

BENEFITS: 25 Days holiday, Pension, Social Benefits

LOCATION: Manchester

COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Manchester, Warrington, Stockport, Bolton, Bury, Rochdale


The key purpose of the role is to provide support to the users of our software and solutions. You will provide this support via the Telephone, email, system portals and through forums. You will also;

RESPONSIBILITIES - Software Support Advisor

* Replicate issues encountered by our users
* Identify technical problems, propose potential solutions, implement them with users and document interventions
* Inform users of best practices and transfer know-how on the optimal use of our software
* Host remote sessions to support users of all levels


To be successful in becoming our new Software Support Advisor, you will ideally be educated to degree level in computer science or hold the equivalent relevant experience. You will also have a good track record working in a software support role within a software business.

Essential, you will have:

* Good knowledge of Web technologies (ex: HTML, CSS, PHP & jQuery)
* A level of knowledge of JavaScript (all knowledge of programming languages will be considered)
* The ability to spend a vast percentage of your time on the phone
* Some knowledge of document composition

THE COMPANY - Software Support Advisor

Established for over 25 years we have successfully grown into a globally recognised leader within our field. We have grown to establish over 20 sales offices and key partners across more than 50 countries worldwide. Partnering with the top 5 global equipment manufacturers, ensures we can provide end users with the best software, products, expertise and service possible.

It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: Technical Support, Technical Advisor, Support Engineer, Software Support, I.T, Software, Reseller, Hardware, CRM, Document Management, Telecoms.

Please Note - We have been selected as the exclusive retained partner for this role so any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us.

INTERESTED? Please apply to our retained consultant Michael Thorpe quoting Software Support Advisor and reference MT1802-74 to DD: 44 (0)1604 683313 Wallace Hind Selection. The Old Vicarage. Duston. Northants. NN5 6JB. Tel: 44 (0) 1604 758857. Please note that the postcodes used for this vacancy are for searching purposes only, they may not refer exactly to where the role is based.