Manager Information Technology Career Opportunity – Lotteries and Gaming Regulatory Board (LGRB)

Organization: Lotteries and
Gaming Regulatory Board (LGRB)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda
Reports to:
Director Finance and Administration

About US:
The Lotteries and Gaming Regulatory Board (LGRB) is a body corporate
established under the Lotteries and Gaming Act No. 7 of 2016 which came into
effect on 8th April 2016. The Act is supported by a set of 5 Regulations which
came into effect on 28th May 2016.  The
law mandates the Board to regulate the operations of lotteries, casinos and
betting houses (Industry).
Job Summary: The Manager
Information Technology will be responsible for policy direction on IT systems
use and advise on all IT related issues; carry out systems design analysis,
design and programme specification in liaison with users, develop, implement
and maintain system, ensure adherence to established IT standards, develop
mechanisms and linkages for accessing modern technological information for
application in the Board.
Key Duties and
Responsibilities:  
  • Guiding the Board on all IT related
    issues.
  • Provide strategic direction, policy
    development, management and administration IT initiatives.
  • Ensuring development, implementation,
    reviewing of IT strategies
  • Liaising with other heads of departments
    on IT needs
  • Tasked with coordinating the Central
    Monitoring System
  • Fostering innovation and supporting IT
    management systems
  • Identifying IT gaps and developing
    proposals to mobilize resources
  • Ensuring availability, security,
    confidentiality and integrity of information, IT systems and
    infrastructure
  • Developing and initiating linkages with
    relevant institutions on IT related issues
  • Interpreting all IT regulations, policy
    and guidelines
  • In charge of preparing and presenting IT
    work plans and budgets
  • Ensuring reliable, secure and
    cost-effective LAN, WAN, Internet and communications solutions for users.
Qualifications, Skills and
Experience: 
  • The applicant for the Lotteries and Gaming
    Regulatory Board (LGRB) Manager Information Technology job opportunity
    should hold a master’s degree in computer science/information communication
    technology
  • The applicant must also hold a Bachelor’s
    degree in computer science/information communication technology
  • A minimum of seven years of related work
    experience, five of which must be in a Senior Management level.
  • Professional certification in System
    Administration, software development, computer networking (CISCO Network
    Associate/Professional), MCSE, MCP, MCSA or any other relevant IT
    professional qualification.
  • Member of a relevant professional body
  • Good leadership skills, high ethical standards
    and integrity
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication
    skills
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send copies of
certified academic and professional qualifications addressed and submitted in
triplicate to the following address:
The Chief Executive Officer,
Lotteries and Gaming Regulatory Board,
4th Floor, Communications House,
Plot 1. Colville Street,
P.O. Box 5446 Kampala. Uganda
Applications can either be hand delivered, mailed or sent by courier.
Applications by mail or courier must reach before the deadline date. Two
professional referees must be named and their physical addresses, telephone
number and email.
Deadline: 17th March 2017 by
5:00pm
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