Supermarket Chain ICT General Manager Job in Kenya

Our client is a leading supermarket chain in Kenya with over 40 branches countrywide. 
They are to hire an experienced, dynamic and result oriented individual to fill the position of General Manager – ICT.
 
Job Purpose / Summary: The job holder will be responsible for planning, administering and reviewing the acquisition, development, maintenance and use of computer and telecommunications systems within the company.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Formulating and enforcing information technology (IT) policies, procedures and systems;
  • Designing, developing, implementing and maintaining databases and information systems for the company;
  • Planning and coordinating IT activities such as installation and upgrading of hardware and software, programming and systems design, development of computer networks, and implementation of Internet and intranet sites;
  • Overseeing the development, implementation and maintenance of security networks;
  • Analysing the computer and information needs of the organisation, from an operational and strategic perspective, and determining immediate and long-term ICT requirements;
  • Coordinating and implementing required systems by the company;
  • Overseeing hardware maintenance, trouble shooting and user support assistance;
  • Coordinating the design, development and implementation of computer disaster recovery procedures to minimize on loss of data/or systems; and
  • Preparing ICT budgets and proposals.
Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • Relevant professional ICT qualifications such as MCSE – Microsoft Certified System Engineer
  • 8 years’ experience, 3 of which must have been in a similar capacity.
  • Prior experience in managing a functional level in a large organisation / busy environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Team player and strong leadership and management skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
How to apply: 
If you are interested in the position and have the skills and talents our client is looking for, we would like to hear from you.

Please make your application through info@dorbe-leit.co.ke before close of business 18th April 2016.
Only successful candidates will be contacted.

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Updated: April 11, 2016 — 12:13 pm