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IT Officer - IMS Job at African Initiatives for Relief and Development - Career Opportunity in Uganda
Job Category: Computer/ IT
Job Type: Full-Time
Deadline of this Job:  24 January 2020
Duty Station: Uganda
Posted: 21-01-2020
Job Status
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 21-01-2020
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 21-01-2065
Job Description

Vacancy title:
IT Officer - IMS

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Nonprofit, and NGO , Category: Computer & IT ]


Jobs at:

African Initiatives for Relief and Development

Deadline of this Job:
24 January 2020  

Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Kampala , East Africa

Date Posted: Tuesday, January 21, 2020 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

AIRD Uganda is non-governmental, non-political, non-religious and non-profit making organization with the main aim of protecting and seeking durable solutions for Refugees and IDP's in Africa in partnership with UNHCR the UN refugee agency.
AIRD is seeking for qualified personnel for the position listed below
7. Job Title: IT Officer - IMS
Location: Kampala
Report to: Operations Manager
Responsible for: Managing and overseeing all IT related issues in the organization.
Job Summary:
Offering IT technical support to staff and make sure that organization's computer systems are kept as reliable and efficient as possible under the supervision of the operations manager. .

Detail Responsibilities:
• Installing and configuring computer hardware, software, systems, networks, printers and scanners.
• Consulting computer users to ascertain needs and to ensure that facilities meet user or project requirements
• Selecting and purchasing appropriate hardware and software.
• Managing IT budgets.
• Ensuring software licensing laws are followed.
• Implementing and managing security or integrity and backup procedures.
• AFR Scheduling upgrades.
• Providing user training, support, advice and feedback to staff.
• Testing and modifying systems to ensure that that they operate reliably.
• Managing secure network access for remote users.
• Keeping up to date with new technology.
• Designing maintenance procedures and putting them into operation.
• Periodically evaluating the functionality of systems.
• Training new staff.

Additional Skills
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
• High level of honesty and Integrity
• Attention to detail and accuracy
• Advanced computer skills in Ms Word, Excel, PowerPoint presentation, Creating forms, org charts, mail merges, labels, name tags, charts and graphs, pivot tables, presentations with animation and sound.
• Ability to work under pressure with minimum supervision.
• Willingness to work in any part of the country

Job Qualifications:
• A degree in information technology, computer science, software engineering, management sciences or business studies is required.
• At least four years' working experience in similar position.
• Ability to work in any part of the country.
• Should be ready to have frequent field visits.

Job Education Requirements: degree in information technology

Job Experience Requirements: four years


Job application procedure
Candidates meeting the required qualifications are encouraged to apply on the link below: 
No hand delivered applications will be accepted.
Application Deadline: Friday 24th January 2020

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