Job title: Service Manager Cost & Service

Company: Barclays

Job description: Job Title: Service Manager Cost & Service Location: Pune About Barclays Barclays is a British universal bank. We are diversified by business, by different types of customers and clients, and by geography. Our businesses include consumer banking and payments operations around the world, as well as a top-tier, full service, global corporate and investment bank, all of which are supported by our service company which provides technology, operations and functional services across the Group. Risk and Control Objective Take ownership for managing risk and strengthening controls in relation to the work you do. Working Flexibly We’re committed to providing a supportive and inclusive culture and environment for you to work in. This environment recognises and supports ways to balance your personal needs, alongside the professional needs of our business. Providing the opportunity for all our employees, globally to work flexibly empowers each of us to work in a way that suits our lives as well as enabling us to better service our customers’ and clients’ needs. Whether you have family commitments or you’re a carer, or whether you need study time or wish to pursue personal interests, our approach to working flexibly is designed to help you balance your life. If you would like some flexibility, then please discuss this with the hiring manager, and your request will be reviewed subject to business needs Hybrid Working Structured hybrid role: At Barclays, we offer a hybrid working experience that blends the positives of working alongside colleagues at our onsite locations, together with working from home. We have a structured approach where colleagues work at an onsite location on fixed, ‘anchor’, days of the week, for a minimum of two days a week or more, as set by the business area (or nearest equivalent if working part-time hours). Please discuss the working pattern requirements for the role you are applying for with the hiring manager. Please note that as we continue to embed our hybrid working environment, we remain in a test and learn phase, which means that working arrangements may be subject to change on reasonable notice to ensure we meet the needs of our business. Introduction: . The Service Manager will Work with other teams within Infrastructure Services to provide sustainable stability and manage their cost and any risks whilst liaising closely with colleagues in operational functions. . The role of the Networks Service Manager is to be accountable for the allocated Services, ensuring the service meets the business needs and requirements and manages the service lifecycle. o Apply service management principles and practices for allocated service(s) within the following processes: o Service Level Management – to manage the service to achieve or exceed defined service performance standards o Financial Management – to manage service finance including review of actual vs. budgets and Revised Annual Forecasts o Risk Management – to manage service risk to acceptable levels o Escalation Management – to be a primary contact for service escalations from internal and external stakeholders regarding service or process delivery What will you be doing . Liaising with global third party Service Providers to ensure their access to systems, service requests and administrative requests are managed and maintained efficiently . Coordinate the production of the Service Management monthly pack, with key NETWORKS Service Managers, which supports Service Reviews with NETWORKS customers . Prepare ad-hoc documentation, including but not limited to quotations, Health & Safety documentation. . Keeping appropriate business system tools up to date. . A good team player, the ideal candidate will encourage colleagues to contribute but also have the ability to work within a team or alone to timescales . Commercial expertise and contractual awareness of Barclays Foundation Services product offerings . Ability to negotiate pricing and align support and maintenance contracts pricing to budgets . Competence to contribute to RFP proposals and understanding partner responses enabling to an award decision . Technical knowledge appreciation of Networking products such as, Extranet, Data Transport, remote access (VPN) Network Access Control, Switches, VLANs, LAN, Firewall, Load balancing and Wireless technologies etc. . Ensuring all work related tasks are completed in a professional and structured manner and all company process and procedures are followed . Be capable of liaising with other technology, business areas and 3rd party vendors in pursuit of resolving the Incident Problem or Change activities or communicating progress with teams within Barclays What we’re looking for: . Knowledge ITIL processes of Service Strategy, Service Design, Service Transition, Service Operation, and Continual Service Improvement . Proficient in Microsoft Office and advanced user of Microsoft Excel is essential as is the ability to work with large amounts of data . Strong communication skills to enable building of effective relationships across teams and other cultural regions within Barclays and key stakeholders . Evidence of organisational skills and the ability to multi-task whilst ensuring quality and attention to detail under strict deadlines . Evidence of working with third party suppliers Skills that will help you in the role: . ITIL Foundation Certification . A good team player, the ideal candidate will encourage colleagues to contribute but also have the ability to work alone to tight timescales . Experience within a customer service environment . A positive attitude and willingness to learn Where will you be working Pune Be More at Barclays At Barclays, each day is about being more – as a professional, and as a person. ‘Be More @ Barclays’ represents our core promise to all current and future employees. It’s the characteristic that we want to be associated with as an employer, and at the heart of every employee experience. We empower our colleagues to Be More Globally Connected, working on international projects that improve the way millions of customers handle their finances. Be More Inspired by working alongside the most talented people in the industry, and delivering imaginative new solutions that are redefining the future of finance. Be More Impactful by having the opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects, and Be More Valued for who you are. Interested and want to know more about Barclays Visit home.barclays/who-we-are/ for more details. Purpose, Values and Mindset We deploy finance responsibly to support people and businesses, acting with empathy and integrity, championing innovation and sustainability, for the common good and the long term. Our values underpin everything we do: Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. Respect We harness the power of diversity and inclusion in our business, trust those we work with, and value everyone’s contribution. Integrity We operate with honesty, transparency and fairness in all we do. Service We act with empathy and humility, putting the people and businesses we serve at the centre of what we do. Excellence We champion innovation, and use our energy, expertise and resources to make a positive difference. Stewardship We prize sustainability, and are passionate about leaving things better than we found them. Our Mindset shapes how we take action, living by our Values, driven by our Purpose, always with our customers and clients at the heart of what we do our Mindset is to Empower, Challenge and Drive. Empower Trust and support each other to deliver. Make decisions with those closest to the topic. Include diverse perspectives. Celebrate success and learn from failure. Challenge Question whether things can be done better. Use insights based on data to inform decisions. Be curious about how we can adapt and improve. Speak up and be open to alternative viewpoints. Drive Focus on outcomes. Deliver with pace. Be passionate and ambitious about what we do. Take personal responsibility. Actively build collaborative relationships to get things done. #Change Delivery and Service Management

Location: Pune, Maharashtra

Job date: Mon, 15 Apr 2024 22:12:49 GMT