IT Jobs – Management Information Systems Officer at The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda (ICPAU)

Organization: The Institute
of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda (ICPAU)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Finance Manager
Ref: F05/06/14
About ICPAU:
The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda (ICPAU) was
establishment after The Accountants Statute No. 12, now the Accountants Act,
Cap. 266 of the Laws of Uganda, 2000, was enacted in August 1992. ICPAU is the
national professional accountancy body in Uganda, established by an act of
Parliament. The Accountants Act, 2013 gives the Institute a legal mandate to:
  • Regulate and maintain the Standard of
    Accountancy in Uganda.
  • Prescribe and regulate the conduct of
    accountants and practicing accountants in Uganda.
  • This includes conducting professional
    accountancy examinations in Uganda.
Job Summary: The Management
Information Systems Officer will be responsible for efficient operation and
management of the Institute’s ICT facilities and systems.
Key Duties and
  • Maintain and develop the Institute’s ICT
  • Oversee the Institute’s website, databases
    and networks.
  • Specify, recommend and install ICT
    software and equipment.
  • Ensure that reliable services are received
    from the ICT service providers.
  • Offer technical ICT support and basic
    training to staff.
  • Render support in the procurement of ICT
    software and equipment.
  • Promote use of ICT tools and visibility of
    the Institute.
  • Actively participate in the running of the
    Institute’s events and functions.
  • Perform any other duties as may be
Qualifications, Skills and
  • The applicant should possess a Bachelors
    Degree in Information Technology or information Systems or Computer
    Science or Software Engineering.
  • Professional certification related to
    computer programming and website development will be an added advantage.
  • Skills and proficiency in SQL and PHP/C#
  • Excellent Database Administration Skills with
    MySQL and SQL Server.
  • Good website development with any of the
    following frameworks: Joomla, CakePHP, YII, NET
  • Possess the ability to integrate software
    modules developed in different programming languages
  • Excellent Unix/Linux administration will
    be an added advantage.
  • Programming work done or public websites
    developed in the past two years will be considered but is not essential.
How to Apply: 
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should write to the
address below describing how they qualify for the position, quoting the Job
Reference Number provided.  Your complete
application should include a detailed curriculum vitae, copies of certificates,
three references including at least two from previous employers (if any), and
functioning telephone numbers/e-mail addresses.
The Secretary,
Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda,
42 Bukoto Street, Kololo,
P. O. Box 12464, Kampala, Uganda.
Deadline: Friday, 11th
July 2014

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