IT Careers – Information Security Officer at National Social Security Fund (NSSF)

Organization: National
Social Security Fund (NSSF)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Risk Manager
About NSSF:
The National Social Security
Fund (NSSF) is positioning itself to be the Social Security Provider of Choice
in Uganda. Our belief at the Fund is that each employee contributes directly to
the growth and success of the business and each employee is expected to take
pride in being a member of the team. With our shared purpose of being the
Social Security Provider of Choice providing exceptional customer service with
a workforce that is well motivated and skilled.
Job Summary: The
Information Security Officer will mainly monitor the information systems while
identifying risk exposures and making appropriate recommendations for risk
Key Duties and Responsibilities:  
  • Regularly
    review and assess inherent risks within new processes and systems.
  • Actively
    monitor system security settings, identify and report breaches with
  • Review
    system security control to identify security gaps and recommend
    appropriate improvements
  • Actively
    coordinate IT Control Self-Assessment (CSA)
  • Accept
    sensitization/training of staff on Information security risk
  • Review
    the information security policies and procedures to ensure that they are
    relevant to the current development in information technology.
  • Actively
    monitor compliance with information security policies and procedures.
  • Responsible
    for monitoring developments in the environment and identify potential risk
    exposures to the Fund.
  • Develop
    appropriate tools for monitoring information security exposures.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    candidates should hold Bachelor’s degrees in Information Technology/
    Computer Science/Information Systems with a professional qualification
  • A
    minimum of three years hands on technical experience in dealing with
    information security
  • Excellent
    analytical skills and keenness to detail
  • Detailed
    knowledge of operational risk
  • High
    degree of creativity and innovation
  • Possess
    the ability to provide appropriate advice to control risks
  • Excellent
    interpersonal skills
How to Apply:
If you meet the above
requirements and desire to join NSSF, please send your capability statement and
enclose a CV including three referees and copies of academic and professional
certificates/testimonials, postal address, email address and daytime telephone
contact addressed to:
The Head of Human Resources
& Administration PLOT 1, Pilkington Road,
13th Floor Workers House.
P.O. Box 7140, Kampala –
Please indicate the position
applied for on the envelope
NB: All
applications should be delivered to the Registry on the 13th Floor,
Workers House.
Deadline:  2nd
March, 2015 by 5PM

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