Cooperative ICT Officer Job in Meru County, Kenya

Our client, a large cooperative organization, with has its head office located in Meru County seeks to recruit a suitably qualified person to fill the position of ICT Officer.

Ref No ICT/2

Duties & Responsibilities

Reporting to the ICT Manager, the ICT Officer shall have the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Installing and configuring computer hardware, operating systems and applications;
  • Advise end users on how to resolve application malfunctions;
  • Development and enhancement of relevant user standards, security measures;
  • Maintain a database of user problems and queries and making regular follow up of them;
  • Maintain and confirm the validity of backups;
  • Assist in effecting both preventive and corrective maintenance, and implement hardware and software maintenance requirements and upgrades;
  • Maintenance of backups, software library and the related documentation;
  • Assist to ensure start and end of day procedures and regular maintenance of the databases;
  • Analyze user requirements in all functional areas and ensures that they are met;
  • Ensure that regular systems upgrades including system software upgrades are effected for optimum performance;
  • Ensure accuracy and reliability of information while providing security to protect data from damage and unauthorized access;
  • Analyze technical requirements in all functional areas, designing procedures to meet those requirements, and ensuring that the procedures are implemented effectively and efficiently;
  • Set up the communication infrastructure to provide effective, efficient interaction within a prescribed user area;
  • Liaise with hardware and network support in resolving cross cutting system problems;
  • Assist in trouble shooting all ICT equipment including basic LAN/WAN related components;
  • Assist in the implementation of relevant hardware standards, security measures, procedures and guidelines.

Skills, Attributes & Competencies

The ideal candidate will be required to have the following skills, attributes and competencies:

  • Must be a holder of a Bachelor’s degree in Information technology or computer science from a recognized university;
  • A diploma in software development will be an added advantage;
  • Must have attained a C+ in KCSE;
  • Have demonstrated high level of innovation and creativity;
  • Ability to explain technical issues to non-technical users;
  • Minimum 4 years’ relevant working experience;
  • Must be above 30 years of age;
  • Must have worked in a FMCG.

How to Apply

If you are interested in the above positions, kindly submit your applications as per the instructions below.

  • CLICK HERE to download the online form (open with latest adobe reader).
  • Must indicate the Job Reference Number on the application form.
  • The form must be submitted by end of 29th February 2020.
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Updated: February 17, 2020 — 7:52 pm