KCA University ICT Manager Job in Kenya

KCA University (KCAU) is ranked the fourth (4th) best private university in Kenya, and is the ninth (9th) best university countrywide by Webometrics World Ranking of Universities.

We are a chartered business and technology university committed to quality service and ethical practices. We are shaping higher education in Kenya, and have embarked on a number of strategic changes, including alliances with renowned universities, development agencies and investors.

KCA University seeks to recruit a highly motivated and innovative candidate to fill the following position:

ICT Manager

Job Objective: To develop, Deploy and Support ICT infrastructure.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership and technical direction for the department;
  • Prepare tactical and operational plans for the ICT department to ensure that all ICT tools processes and systems are in place to meet the ICT requirements;
  • Plan and Coordinate all IT functions in the University and ensure all campuses are provided with required ICT facilities.
  • Develop, document and revise system design procedures, test procedures and quality standards;
  • Establish efficient and effective ICT systems in the University;
  • Integrate ICT into Universitys’ operations and institutionalize automated systems for performance management;
  • Establish and implement effective ICT risk management security and data recovery strategies of the University;
  • Plan to minimize the risk of data loss, breach of privacy and confidentiality for the University;
  • Coordinate, monitor and evaluate ICT programs activities and implement ICT projects within the organization;
  • Prepare ICT status reports and ensure that professional standards and guidelines are adhered to;
  • Undertake periodic review of the ICT system projects and procedures and recommended improvement;
  • Coordinate development review and update existing policy regulations on ICT management;
  • Prepare and execute medium plan and annual budget for the ICT department;
  • Plan, Manage and control the activities of ICT User Support Administrators, Labs Administrators and the Service Desk;
  • Manage the expectations and schedules for ICT resolution activities;
  • Provide technical computing advice and solutions to user problems
  • Maintain and active awareness and knowledge of new computing service developments;

Qualifications and Experience

  • Masters Degree (Computer Science/Information Communication)
  • BSc (Technology or Electronics Engineering or Equivalent qualification)

Professional Qualifications;

  • Navision Certification, Database Certification

Other Skills and Competences

  • 5 to 6 years’ experience ,3 of which should be at a supervisory level
  • Excellent analytical skills;
  • Excellent report writing skills;
  • Demonstrate supervisory skills;
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills;

Interested candidates who meet the above requirements should submit an application letter indicating current and desired salary, a detailed CV and three references

via email to hr@kca.ac.ke

so as to be received not later than 23rd November, 2018.

Only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.

The Human Resources Director,
KCA University,
P.O Box 56808-00200,

ICT and Technology
Updated: November 13, 2018 — 9:56 am