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Network & Systems Administrator

Bridge International Academies was conceived in 2007 out of the belief that giving every child access to a high quality education would have the greatest impact on reducing poverty worldwide. With that guiding insight, Bridge International developed a strategy that would enable it to launch a large-scale network of high-quality, ultra low-cost, for-profit primary schools.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Planning, Deploying and rebuilding Microsoft and Linux servers and configure hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with Bridge International Academies standards and operational procedures.
  • Planning, Deploying and rebuilding Servers applications like Microsoft AD Directory Services, DHCP, DNS, File services, IIS, Apache, Print and Document Services, SharePoint, WSUS, SQL Server, Hyper V, SNMP, SMTP, SSL, Failover Clustering and Remote Desktop services.
  • Installing, administering and maintaining Bridge International Academies Checkpoint firewall, Cisco Routers, IP PBX, Switches, Access Points, Security Cameras, Biometric systems and other active network devices.
  • Implementing and administering network access policies through LAN, WAN, VPN terminals, and other Remote Access Protocols with the aim of ensuring availability and secure connections.
  • Researching and recommending innovative and where possible, automated approaches for system administration tasks. Identify approaches that leverage our resources and provide economies of scale.
  • Carry out scheduled and continuous system monitoring to ensure integrity and availability of all network hardware, resources, systems and processes. Reviewing system and application logs, and verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups, WSUS Updates, Firmware upgrades etc.
  • Create, update, and delete systems user accounts as per requests.
  • Monitor and perform periodic network performance reports to support capacity planning.
  • Evaluate and recommend LAN/WAN hardware, Software and peripheral equipment during procurement.
  • Liaising with internet service providers with the intention of ensuring continuous and reliable internet connections – expected internet availability per link per year should be 99.9%
  • Designing and updating network infrastructure documentation – security, configurations, tests, patches, etc.
  • Capacity building of IT Support officers, to better tackle routine calls.
  • Performing other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

    About You

  • Do you hold at least a Bachelor of Science degree in Information Technology or related field?
  • Are you either or both MCITP, CCNA, ITIL certified?
  • Do you possess over five years IT experience of which at least three years have been spent actively administrating windows, Linux, Cisco, Checkpoint, and WIFI networks?

    Desired skills:

  • Are you a seasoned Microsoft Window server 2008 administrator, managing a network of over 500 network nodes?
  • Do you function well in a fast-paced, informal environment where constant change is the norm and the bar for quality is set high?
  • Are you thorough and detail oriented?
  • Do you have very strong written and verbal communication skills?
  • Are you a team oriented, self-motivated, result driven, and a person of high integrity?

    In order to be considered for this position all candidates must register and upload their CV’s on our website at www.bridgeinternationalacademies.com

    Only short listed candidates will be contacted


    Real Estate Paralegal

    Role:

  • Draft various documents and agreements including legal opinions, leases, purchase agreements and other conveyance documents for the real estate transactions
  • Draft various policies, procedures, business and legal correspondence
  • Track the real estate transactions through various stages from due diligence through to close/registration
  • Research and review government instructions, laws, rules and regulations
  • Help with archive and current paper and electronic document management
  • Review laws and regulations to ensure compliance
  • Complete various legal tasks, special projects and duties as assigned

    Qualifications and Educational Requirements

  • Paralegal Diploma, Diploma in Law, LL.B or any other relevant tertiary qualification suited for the position with demonstrated work experience
  • At least one (1) year full time work experience in the area of real estate transactions

    Preferred Experience and Skills

  • Real estate transactions and drafting experience
  • Strong drafting skills
  • Strong planning and organizational skills, attention to detail, efficient worker and able to multi-task
  • Outstanding interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to complete legal forms, conduct legal research of laws, draft policies and business correspondence
  • Excellent legal and factual research skills including online sources
  • Ability to research, read, analyze, and interpret governmental instructions, laws, rules and regulations
  • Ability to work well under pressure, as a team member and without supervision in a fastpaced work environment
  • Strong proficiency in technology including the Internet, Email, Microsoft Office applications especially in Word, Excel, and Adobe
  • High energy and enthusiasm and willing to do whatever necessary to get the job done
  • Upholds confidentiality and ethical standards of the legal profession

    In order to be considered for this position all candidates must register and upload their CV’s on our website at www.bridgeinternationalacademies.com

    Only short listed candidates will be contacted


    Litigation Associate Position

    Role:

  • Assisting the Senior Legal Counsel in performance of his/her duties
  • Follow up on arrests and compliance notices or demands issued against company for requirements under various acts, including but not limited to, the Physical Planning Act, Public Health Act, Education Act, and local ordinances and by laws
  • Understand the laws, rights and regulatory compliance requirements so as to protect Bridge from inappropriate government or private actions
  • Manage company’s private investigation proceedings on various legal issues
  • Support criminal investigation proceedings and maintain active liaison with local police, security agencies and prosecutors to ensure the proper and expeditious conclusion of investigations, dismissal of frivolous claims, the laying of charges and the prosecution of criminal matters, and where applicable, the return of company property
  • Handle all aspects criminal, civil, regulatory and other litigation proceedings to seek redress for company
  • Liaise with company staff on required documentation, witnesses etc. with respect to matters in court
  • Maintain and update the record of all open and closed legal cases and provide regular updates to Senior Legal Counsel and Management
  • Maintain and update the hearing dates calendar for all matters
  • Communicate and coordinate strategy and legal action with outside counsel
  • Follow up on court filings and obtain copies of proceedings
  • Draft pleadings, filings, opinions, update reports and correspondence
  • Attend court hearings and local authority meetings, coordinate witness attendance, and prepare and provide evidence to outside counsel and prosecutors
  • Assist with research on laws, rules, regulations and legal precedents
  • Help maintain archive and current paper and electronic document management
  • Complete various legal tasks, special projects and duties as assigned

    Qualifications and Educational Requirements

  • LLB or JD from a recognized University
  • Advocate of the High Court of Kenya with a valid practicing certificate
  • Must be a practicing advocate in criminal litigation and/or civil litigation with relevant experience of not less than (3) years

    Preferred Experience and Skills

  • Must have experience conducting all aspects of a criminal and or civil trial and experience with regulatory/administrative law and proceedings
  • Must have experience working with law enforcement including police and various public and regulatory officials
  • Knowledge of the criminal and civil rules and procedures as well as regulatory and administrative proceedings
  • Strong drafting and analytical skills
  • Outstanding interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Strong advocacy and negotiation skills
  • Decision making and problem solving skills
  • Strong task management, planning and organizational skills
  • Extremely detail-oriented, efficient and able to multi-task, prioritize and follow projects through to completion
  • Ability to research, read, analyze, and interpret governmental notices, laws, rules and regulations
  • Ability to work well under pressure, as a team member and without supervision in a fast paced work environment
  • Strong proficiency in technology including the Internet, Email, Microsoft Office applications especially in Word, Excel, and Adobe
  • High energy and enthusiasm and willing to do whatever necessary to get the job done
  • Must have high standards of integrity and uphold the confidentiality and the ethical standards of the legal profession

    In order to be considered for this position all candidates must register and upload their CV’s on our website at www.bridgeinternationalacademies.com

    Only short listed candidates will be contacted

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