Assistant IT Administrator Jobs in Kenya

Assistant IT Administrator Jobs in Kenya

Our client, a professional services firm in Audit & Assurance, Tax, Advisory and Integrated Client Services seeks to recruit a qualified and experienced Assistant IT Administrator.

Job Purpose:

This position serves as a technical expert in the area of system administration for Business Information Systems.

Key Responsibilities

Network Administration Services

  • Regular evaluation of current computer hardware/software.
  • Testing new programs before user installation and implementation.
  • Manages user access to, systems, servers, and files.
  • Administers the set-up of new profiles, creates and updates access permissions and maintains user accounts.
  • Monitors health of systems and provides appropriate recommendations.

    Technical Support and Capacity Building

  • Guiding users systematically to trouble shoot systems and offering immediate and alternative solution to issues.
  • Providing technical support and trouble-shooting for installed servers, including implementation of disaster recovery plans.
  • Supervises the monitoring procedures and evaluates problems identified by team members.

    System analysis, development, implementation and maintenance

  • Comfortable with Analysis of Business systems design, maintenance and manipulation.
  • Participating in the definition, designing, testing and implementation of new systems /hardware.

    Inventory management& Maintenance

  • Maintaining software and hardware inventory.
  • Ensuring secure custody of equipment

    Information Management

  • Coordinating the production of technical instruction materials for technical and user support and ensure the documentations are kept up to date.

    Business continuity

  • Assists in the development of Business Continuity plans and disaster recovery plans as regards the firm.

    Key Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in IT, Business IT, Software Engineering, Computer Science or related field
  • Networking certifications e.g. CISCO
    Virtual Systems Knowledge – Vmware
    Knowledge and
    experience in management of
  • Microsoft Enterprise Applications
    Lotus Domino Administration and Management Proficiency


  • 2- 3 years working in a busy Information
  • Systems Infrastructure
  • Systems Administration and Management
  • Hardware and software integration and maintenance
  • ERP configurations and administrations
  • Excellent technical knowledge of computer applications and systems
  • LAN and WAN management

    Key Competencies / Attributes

  • Quick learner and thinker
    Ability to make rational decisions even under pressure
  • High degree of commitment and reliability
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • High degree of confidentiality, ethics and integrity
  • Ability to work within deadlines

    How to Apply

  • If you fit the above profile and are interested in this opportunity, please submit your application to with the job title as the subject heading.
  • Your application should consist of a cover letter and detailed curriculum vitae in Word or PDF with three (3) professional referees.
  • Do not attach copies of certificates/ testimonials.
  • Include your current and expected remuneration package in the cover letter.
  • The deadline for submission of applications is Wednesday 31st October 2018.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
  • Our client is an equal opportunity employer.

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