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IT Specialist, Mogadishu, Somalia

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Position title: IT Specialist

Place of performance: Mogadishu, Somalia

Apply by: 31/07/2020

Start date: 06/07/2020

Duration: up to 12 months (@26days/month)

Qualification: Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field require.

Sector experience: Minimum of 2 years of demonstrable relevant Information Technology experience.

Geographical experience: Minimum of 2 year of experience in Africa (essential).

Language: Fluency in English (desirable) and Somali (essential).

Job description

CTG Overview

CTG stands for Committed To Good. With an ethical approach at the heart of all that we do, it is a description that makes us proud. Respect for the fundamental human rights of our staff, and those our staff encounter, is a cornerstone of our values. We strive for gender equality, inclusion and diversity, providing fair and equal opportunities for all. We take a zero tolerance approach to corruption and stay true to local labour laws and all local statutory requirements. In operation since 2006, today we are honoured to serve clients in 15 fragile and conflict-affected states assisting with disaster relief, peace building, humanitarian aid and development programmes through our specialised recruitment, HR management and operational services.

Overview of position

Under the supervision of the Emergency Manager, the IT Specialist will work to improve the use and analysis of available situational and response data; improve humanitarian performance monitoring and reporting through integrated and strengthened data management; develop tools for integrated data management standardization and automation of outputs and information products, and maintain mapping of program activities to support program coverage.

Role objectives

  • Meet with prospective clients to determine requirements
  • Engage with clients to define the scope of the project
  • Plan timeline and resources needed for project
  • Travel to client sites
  • Responsible for network management, software development and database administration
  • Define software, hardware and network requirements
  • Identify and resolve project issues
  • Prepare project status reports

Project reporting

Will report to Emergency Manager

Key competencies

  • Any IT certification, required
  • 2+ years of experience in a similar role
  • Proficient in several programming languages
  • Experienced writing code
  • Expert level in Microsoft Office Applications, including Project
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Familiar with a range of software and hardware
  • Previous technical support role
  • Willing to travel to client sites Team management

This role does not have any team management responsibility.

Further information

Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Priority will be given to qualified female candidates.

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