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IT manager

Published on 16.09.2020


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Position : IT manager

The IT manager is responsible and accountable for the smooth running of computer systems within the limits of requirements, specifications, costs and timelines. They supervise the implementation and maintenance of the company’s computing needs.

And will be responsible for supporting the organization’s IT infrastructure, requires 30% frequent travels upcountry. The position is based in Kampala, Uganda.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage information technology and computer systems
  • Plan, organize, control and evaluate IT and electronic data operations
  • Manage IT staff by recruiting, training and coaching employees, communicating job expectations and appraising their performance
  • Design, develop, implement and coordinate systems, policies and procedures
  • Ensure security of data, network access and backup systems
  • Act in alignment with user needs and system functionality to contribute to organizational policy
  • Identify problematic areas and implement strategic solutions in time
  • Audit systems and assess their outcomes
  • Preserve assets, information security and control structures
  • Handle annual budget and ensure cost effectiveness
  • Identifying and acting on opportunities to improve and update software and systems
  • Running and sharing regular operation system reports with senior staff
  • Overseeing and determining timeframes for major IT projects including system updates, upgrades, migrations and outages
  • Identifying opportunities for team training and skills advancement
Required profile for job ad : IT manager
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related discipline
  • Possession of CCNA, MCSE, MCITP or any relevant professional certification an added advantage
Job criteria for job ad : IT manager
Job category :
IT, new technologies
Industries :
IT, software engineering, Internet
Research and development
Services other
Employment type :
Permanent contract
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Experience level :
2 to 5 years
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Number of Position(s) : 10

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