IT Jobs – Manager, Information and Communication Technology at Uganda Registration Services Bureau (URSB)

Organisation: Uganda Registration Services Bureau
(URSB)
Duty
Station:
Kampala, Uganda
Reports
to:
Director ICT 
About
US:
The Uganda Registration Services Bureau
(URSB) is established as a Statutory Body under the Uganda Registration
Services Bureau Act Cap. 210,  Laws of
Uganda 2000 Edition. The Bureau is a key player in commercial and civil
registrations that facilitate private sector development and vital statistics
for national planning.
Job
Summary:
The Manager, Information and Communication
Technology will oversee the development and deployment of a wide range of
critical registration applications, ensuring their security, reliability,
availability at all times.
Key
Duties and Responsibilities: 
·        
Actively
promote the development of secure, interoperable software applications and
content that supports registration services
·        
Responsible
for systems integration, and definition of application development standards
and processes;
·        
Compile
an inventory of current and planned registration  applications and identify areas for
intervention and manage software asset including licenses;
·        
The
incumbent will set up applications test environment for quality assurance;
·        
Adhere
to guidelines for software certification and accreditation as developed by NITA
and other relevant authorities ;
·        
Responsible
for developing the annual ICT work plans and budget;
·        
Ensure
team leadership and staff supervision.
·        
Perform
any other duties, which may be assigned from time to time
Key
Performance Indicators:
Secure,
inter-operable software applications and content that support registration
Services developed
Qualifications,
Skills and Experience: 
·        
The
applicant must hold an Honors degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science,
Information Systems, Information Technology, Engineering or its equivalent
with  postgraduate qualification in a
relevant discipline like information technology or computer science
·        
Professional/
Industry IT Certification such as ITIL, CCNA, CCNP, MCSE, OCA, etc. is
desirable.
·        
Possession
of Project management qualification  like
PMP or Prince2 is an added advantage
·        
A
minimum of five years’ experience, three 
of which should have been at supervisory level
·        
Significant
experience in enterprise application integration and applications such as ERP
and CRM
·        
Prior
project management experience is desired
·        
Software
management skills is desirable
·        
The
applicant must be an expert in system design tools and development
methodologies
·        
Soft
skills like management, leadership, communication, writing, presentation,
listening skills, effective organizational and customer service skills;
·        
Team
leadership and staff supervision.
How
to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested
candidates are invited to send their application letters indicating day time
telephone contacts, postal and email addresses, or both and three reputable
referees, with copies of certificates and testimonials to:
The Chairman, Board of Directors,
Uganda Registration Services Bureau,
Plot 5 George Street, Georgian House
(Formerly AMAMU House)
P.O. Box 6848 Kampala. Uganda
NB: The complete applications should be
submitted to the Front Desk Officer at 5th floor and must be registered for.
Please clearly indicate the position applied for on the left hand top corner of
the envelope before submission.
Deadline:
3rd August, 2015
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