CHIEF INFORMATION COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

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Company:KEMRI
Category:Communication
Job Type:Permanent
Salary:Ksh. Not mentioned
Location:Nairobi

Job details

Job Responsibilities

Head of ICT reporting to the Deputy Director (Administration and Finance).

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Developing ICT Strategy and related policies and standards, preparing, reviewing and monitoring the ICT annual budget and operating Plan.
  • Providing and deploying software based productivity tools;
  • Reviewing and  deploying appropriate business applications;
  • Developing and deploying appropriate security systems;
  • Reviewing and recommending business continuity and disaster recovery plans;
  • Developing monitoring and reporting systems;
  • Providing  feedback  to  management  teams  on  performance  of  various  applications  and systems for ongoing ICT performance  improvement;
  • Setting departmental targets, monitoring and periodic performance appraisal for ICT team;
  • Establishing and maintaining a close working relationships with key Stakeholders in the ICT industry and service providers;
  • Provide Mentorship to ICT staff and Students in order to improve knowledge, skills and morale

Requirements for Appointment

For appointment to this grade an officer must have:-

1.  Master’s degree in any of the following disciplines:- Computer Science, Information Technology or Business Information Technology or any other relevant equivalent qualification from recognized institution;

  1. Bachelor’s degree in any of the following disciplines:- Computer Science, Information Technology, Business Information Technology or any other relevant equivalent qualification from recognized institution;
  2. Certificate in any of the following disciplines: Specialized Computer Applications Packages, International Computer Driving License (ICDL), User Support Specialist (USS), Web design, Graphics design, LINUX/UNIX, Microsoft, CISCO and Relational Database Management System (RDMS);
  3. Certificate in Management /Leadership Development Programme lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution;
  4. Demonstrated professional competence and experience in Data Analytics, ERP and Cyber Security implementation;
  5. Meets the requirement of Chapter six of the Constitution of Kenya; and
  6. Must have served in senior management level for a minimum period of (3) year in a reputable organization.

For more information, visit; https://www.kemri.org/index.php/careers

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