Principal Officer, IT

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Job Summary

Provide technical and administrative leadership for the management of the Information Technology functions of the Authority.

  • Minimum Qualification: MBA / MSc
  • Experience Level: Senior level
  • Experience Length: 6 years

Job Description/Requirements

The Position is for a short-term contract of six (6) months, with the possibility of becoming permanent.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides inputs for the formulation of policies
  • Ensures the implementation, monitoring and evaluation of programmes and activities of the unit
  • Ensures the efficient and effective management of the human, material and financial resources of the unit
  • Ensures the effective development and implementation of strategies, standards, guidelines, procedures and processes on IT programmes and activities of the Authority
  • Oversees the overall functioning of IT systems
  • Oversees the development and maintenance of IT infrastructure of the Authority
  • Provides inputs for the conduct of negotiations on IT service level agreements with service providers
  • Oversees the development of effective and efficient IT security systems
  • Provides advice and guidelines on the acquisition, allocation, maintenance, utilization, valuation and disposal of IT equipment of the Authority
  • Ensures close collaboration with relevant stakeholders in the management of IT systems of the Authority
  • Ensures collaboration with relevant stakeholders on database management interface on the Authority’s systems
  • Ensures the development and maintenance of the website of the Authority
  • Ensures an efficient, effective and sustainable operation of the Authority’s automated system and its integrity
  • Oversees the implementation of the Performance Management Systems within the unit
  • Ensures the preparation of budget and work plan for the unit
  • Oversees the preparation of annual and other periodic reports of the Unit
  • Appraises the performance of immediate subordinate staff.


Qualification and Requirements

  • A minimum of a Master’s degree from an accredited tertiary institution in Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Engineering, Management Information System (MIS) or any other related field
  • Must have a relevant industry skill-based certification(s)
  • A minimum of six (6) years post-Bachelor’s relevant work experience, two (2) years of which must be in the senior management position in a reputable organization
  • Must pass a selection interview conducted by the Authority.

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