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 before close of business 18th April 2016.
Only successful candidates will be contacted.

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Updated: April 11, 2016 — 12:13 pm