IT Consultant

2022-06-16T16:50:15+01:00 June 16th, 2022|
Location: Hybrid - St Neots & Remote, Cambridgeshire

Employment type: Permanent / Full Time

salary: £45,000 to £60,000 -
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Job Description

Aspire Recruitment are recruiting for an IT Consultant on behalf of our client in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire.

Start: ASAP
Location: St Neots or Remote 
Hours: Mon to Fri Full Time

Salary: £45,000 to £60,000

Our client places people at the heart of everything they do, helping them create better, faster processes, build stronger customer relationships, strengthen data security, accelerate profitability and position them for growth. That’s why they’ve got over 1,100 clients who are more efficient, more productive and more profitable just because they work with our client. And, it’s why 95% of their clients say they would recommend them.

The Role 
As an IT Consultant you will report too and work closely with technical consultants and other colleagues across the organisation. In this role, you will be responsible for designing, implementing and troubleshooting solutions for customers; with a focus on core Microsoft technologies and ideally networking configuration experience. The successful IT Consultant will have a strong background in core Microsoft technologies, including Office 365, Azure, Active Directory and Intune. Experience of complimentary solutions such as products from Sophos, VMware and Dell is highly desirable.  Solutions can be delivered onsite, remote or a combination of both. The work is diverse and challenging; no two days are the same for the IT Consultant.  

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Troubleshoot issues, deploy equipment, and assist other team members with project tasks either remotely or on a customer’s site
  • ​Implement infrastructure elements of a solution, including authentication, user access, email, collaboration and security
  • ​Work with project management to plan and execute project tasks in an efficient manner with clear communication
  • ​Implement Microsoft Cloud based solutions for customers, including Office 365 and Intune/Endpoint Manager
  • ​Migrate/build customer systems in/to Azure; including re-configuring or re-designing elements where required
  • ​Assist engineering with developing methods to deploy devices for customer projects; using automation, documentation and knowledge transfer
  • ​Act as a point of escalation for technical queries from other teams within the business
  • ​Work with network engineering to provide systems level expertise on network related elements of work or issues
  • ​Scope and complete work packages for opportunities
  • ​Maintain technical documentation
  • ​Attend customer meetings as required
  • ​Undertake training and certification in key technical areas


  • Strong and proven technical background; troubleshooting problems and working on solutions to complex problems
  • Strong communicator; able to engage with technical and non-technical personnel effectively. Keeping all parties up to date without being requested to
  • Experience of working closely with project management to deliver a technical solution
  • Understanding of basic networking technologies; VLANs, switching, routing, DNS and DHCP
  • Experience of migrating customers to Office 365, including configuring hybrid connectivity and single sign on
  • ​Ability to troubleshoot Active Directory issues, including replication, time synchronisation and FSMO roles
  • ​Proven ability to work with Esxi and/or Hyper-V for highly available platforms including iSCSI storage, VLANs and clustering
  • In-depth knowledge on customising user environments; Group Policy, file data migrations, OneDrive integration
  • Experience of working in an environment that utilises strict change control procedures
  • Proven ability to follow a design and perform quality assurance against the design
  • Excellent attention to detail and quality

Our client is proud to be a company that is different, but not just for the sake of it. They take great pride in the fact that they are a community, and as a community, everyone contributes and has a voice and is treated equally. They are passionate and dedicated, not just in developing ground breaking and innovative software, but in everything they do as a community.

If you are interested in the role of IT Consultant and feel that you have the relevant experience, please contact your Recruitment Partner, Kelly at Aspire Recruitment on 01223 855440 or email
If this job isn’t exactly right for you but you’re looking for something new, please contact us for a confidential career discussion.
Aspire Cambridge is acting as an Employment Agency in regard to this Permanent opportunity.


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