INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY MANAGER

Job Type

Full Time
Contract

Published

11/08/2018

Start Date

12/04/2018

Application Deadline

11/18/2018

Address

Freetown
Freetown
Sierra Leone

Description

DURATION

3 months (extendable to 9)

REQUIREMENTS

  • Degree in Information technology or telecommunications
  • Consolidated experience in the development of IT and/or telecommunications systems, preferably applied to the health sector
  • Professional experience in the African context will be considered as an asset
  • Motivation and sense of initiative
  • Team building attitude

KEY DUTIES

Within a TA Programme for the development and implementation of a National Emergency Medical Service (NEMS), the Information and Communications Technology Manager (ICTM) will:

  • Be responsible for managing and directing the effective provision of information systems and technology to the whole NEMS from the CER (Central Emegency Room) through the human resources, finance and fleet management units.
  • Provide first line support and ensure that the Data Centre and the network infrastructure are operational 24/7 and that the CER workstations and server systems are serviced and maintained as required.
  • Be responsible for ensuring that the service is delivered to agreed standards.
  • Mentor the unit heads and ensure that they receive appropriate support and training.
  • Continue the implementation of NEMS’s strategy for infrastructure and information systems development.


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Selection interviews will be done face-to-face or by Skype.



Level of Language Proficiency

Good knowledge of English; knowledge of Italian will be favourably considered



Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree


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