Information Comm. Technology Manager at UNICEF, Kampala, Uganda

Deadline: 24 November 2017

United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) is currently seeking applications from the eligible applicants for the post of Information Comm. Technology Manager in Kampala, Uganda.

UNICEF works for a world in which every child has a fair chance in life.

Key Jobs Responsibilities

The Information Comm. Technology Manager will perform the following functions-

  • Manage ICT and supervise Staff to enable the implementation of corporate ICT priorities, solutions and services.
  • Prepare ICT related plans, budget, set priorities and performance indicators as well as yearend assessment, reviews and reporting.
  • Safeguard the physical and logical security and safety of ICT environment and infrastructure.
  • Provide quality assurance of projects and activities in accordance with ICT functional accountabilities.
  • Monitor risks and threats to ICT environment or infrastructure and take appropriate action.
  • Manage compliance and escalate exceptions (proactive) and deviations (reactive).
  • Manage ICT-related communication materials internally, from NYHQ, GSSC or regional office.

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must have –

  • An Advanced University Degree in computer science, software engineering, information technology management, business administration or other related social science field.
  • A first University Degree in a relevant field combined with ten years of professional experience may be accepted in lieu of an Advanced University Degree.
  • Minimum 8 years of professional experience in information technology management and business operations in a large international organization and corporation is required.
  • Experience in a UN organization is an asset.
  • Certification and proven experience in one of these several ICT technical competencies: ICT Project Management, Business Analysis, Information Security, ICT Audit and Risk Management, Telecommunications, Networks Information Security and Software Engineering and Programming
  • Fluency in English is required.
  • Knowledge of another official UN language is an asset.

How to Apply

Applicants must submit their applications through online process.

For more information, please visit UNICEF.