Fresher Jobs – IT Assistant at Population Secretariat (POPSEC)

Job Title:  IT Assistant
Organisation: Population
Secretariat (POPSEC)
Reports to: Head, Finance
and Administration

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
The Population
Secretariat (POPSEC) is mandated to carry-out promotion, co-ordination,
Advocacy, Monitoring and Evaluation of the implementation of population
programmes and activities in Uganda.
Job Summary:  The IT Assistant will be in charge of the configuration,
implementation      and maintenance of IT
equipment in the organization.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
In charge of installing, maintaining and repairing
hardware and software.
Testing and evaluating new technology and supporting
new applications and users.
Implement network security measures to protect data
software and hardware.
Regularly troubleshoot computer hardware/ software
and network problems
Conduct periodic maintenance of the secretariat’s
work stations
Render support in the Specification of requirements
for IT equipment to be procured
In charge of the configuration of Local area
network(LAN) and the Wide area Network (WAN)
Basic maintenance of the mail server with outlook
express for all users.
Website maintenance which will include regular
updating of the website with current information about population issues.
Perform any other IT related work as assigned by the
Head, Finance and Administration.
Qualifications, Skills and
The IT Assistant should preferably hold a Bsc.
Computer Science or related field.
Professional IT Certifications i.e. MCSA/MCSE and
CCNAwill be an added advantage.
At least two years of IT –related experience in
providing all round technical support
Previous experience with windows server 2008/12
Comprehensive knowledge of computer hardware and
Good knowledge of computer networking
Prior experience in mail server maintenance and
Age: Below 35 years
of age.
How to Apply: 
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to send their application
letters including up to date CV and photocopies of certificates stating three
referees addressed to:
The Ag.
Director Population Secretariat,
Ministry of
Finance, Planning and Economic Development Statistics House (2nd Floor),
Plot 9 Colville
Street, P.O. Box 2666, Kampala. Uganda
Attn. Head
Finance and Administration.
Deadline: 11th September
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