Information Technology Manager NGO Job Careers – Save the Children

Organization: Save the Children
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
About US:
Save the Children is the world’s leading independent
organization for children and has program presence in over 120 countries in the
world and has been implementing programs for over 90 years. Save the Children
envisions a Uganda in which every child attains the right to survival,
protection, development and participation. Our mission is to inspire
breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and to achieve immediate
and lasting change in their lives. We strive to create impact for children by
delivering our Programmes through partnerships, by being innovative, by acting
as the voice for and of children, and by achieving results at scale
Job Summary:  The Information Technology (IT) Manager  is responsible for overseeing all information
technology in Uganda including all Field Offices under the Country Office and
ensure high delivery of IT services that enables efficient and effective
delivery of programs. This will include responding to IT related business
needs, supporting and coaching IT staff in Field Offices, overseeing
implementation of IT projects and acting as the in-country lead IT advisor to
the senior management.  In the event of a
major humanitarian emergency, the role holder will be expected to work outside
the normal role profile and be able to vary working hours accordingly

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
The ideal candidate for the Save the Children
Information Technology Manager job must hold a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in
Information Technology or equivalent qualification.
At least five years’ experience in ICT
Management and/or Support.
Familiar with all the day-to-day aspects of managing
the IT needs of an organisation, with specific areas of the role involving:
familiarity with Windows and MS Office Products, LAN/WAN infrastructures
(routers, modems, switches, etc.); trouble shooting and administering a
Microsoft Windows based network (LAN) and servers; good working knowledge of
Windows server and domain system configuration, antivirus software for
workstations and servers etc.
Good communication skills, ability to lead and
work with teams
Fluency in written and spoken English
Previous experience in an INGO is an advantage
but not a requirement
Ability and experience of training end users or
Commitment to Save the Children values.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified candidates are encouraged to apply
online at the link below.
NB: Please apply using a cover letter and up-to-date CV as a
single document. Please also include details of your current remuneration and
salary expectations.
Deadline: 13th March 2020
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