Kakamega County ICT Manager Job in Kenya

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Kakamega County Water & Sanitation Company is a Water Service Provider that operates within Kakamega County.
The Company seeks to hire a highly motivated, visionary, dynamic and results-oriented person to fill the position listed below.
The particulars of the vacancy are as indicated below:
ICT Manager 

KACWASCO Scale 3 
(1 Post)
 
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Formulation, interpretation and application of ICT policies, procedures, rules and regulations;
  • Ensure that there is adequate system integrity and security, including physical safety and security of the computer hardware;
  • Keep abreast with changes in technology and advise management on upgrades or purchase of new technology as appropriate;
  • Developing and motivating an innovative and inspired ICT team and re-evaluating their skills and output to ensure delivery of results;
  • Providing appropriate information and guidance on emerging and best practices in ICT;
  • Overseeing the Company’s network and liaising with ICT suppliers and support services provider;
  • Ensuring timely provision of ICT service to all functions of the Company;
  • Ensuring implementation of well co-ordinate system(s) with sufficient controls in all functions of the Company;
  • Ensuring appropriate database administration, data backups and recovery procedures;
  • Ensuring effective and efficient use of ICT resources within the Company;
  • Ensuring proper maintenance of ICT related equipment;
  • Process data for use by the accountant in the production of monthly and year-end report, including assisting in the actual production of the reports;
  • Coordination, development and upgrading of websites.

Kakamega County ICT Manager Job in Kenya

Requirements for Appointment
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or Information Technology or its equivalent from a recognized university;
  • MCSE or CNA or Database Administrator diploma or its equivalent from a recognized institution;
  • Satisfactorily served in the grade of ICT Officer or a comparable position with similar responsibilities in like organizations for at least five (5) years;
  • Strong interpersonal, negotiation and communication skills;
  • A high degree of integrity and dependability; and
  • Demonstrated high management capability and competence in computerized information systems.
How to Apply

Applications must include a cover letter, CV, copies of academic certifications and / or testimonials.

Applicants for the above positions are required to get clearance from the under listed organizations to meet requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010.
  • Kenya Revenue Authority
  • Higher Education Loans Board
  • Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission
  • Criminal Investigation Department
  • Credit Reference Bureau
Applications should be addressed to;
The Managing Director,
Kakamega County Water and Sanitation Company,
P.O. Box 1189 – 50100,
Kakamega.
The position applied for should be indicated on top of the envelope.
Closing Date: Friday, 13th October 2017.
KACWASCO is an equal opportunity employer.
Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.