Gusii Water and Sanitation ICT Manager Jobs in Kenya

Gusii Water and Sanitation ICT Manager Jobs in Kenya

Gusii Water and Sanitation Company Limited (GWASCO) was incorporated in 2006 to supply water and sanitation services to the larger Gusii (Kisii and Nyamira) area under a Service Provision Agreement (SPA) with the Lake Victoria South Water Services Board.

In view of this and as part of fulfilling our mandate, GWASCO is seeking to fill the following Management positions with customer service oriented, qualified and experienced individuals who seek to be part of a result oriented team.

Job title:

  • ICT Manager

    Reports to:
  • Managing Director

    Job purpose

    Reporting to the Managing Director, the ICT Manager will be responsible for Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) in the organisation with the primary aim of enhancing effectiveness and efficiency in the Company

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Plan, develop, coordinate and ensure delivery of all our ICT needs including the policies, operational, manuals and departmental budget
  • Prepare technical specifications for procurement of hardware and software and liaise with vendors.
  • Manage all new installations, upgrades, enhancements, administration and maintenance of the ICT infrastructure and equipment, ensuring that the LAN, Telephone Systems and WAN are operational
  • Manage the security of company information by developing the necessary network protocols and the implementation of disaster recovery procedures
  • Relay relevant ICT-related information to company in timely manner including the M&E reports
  • Manage departmental staff performance, development, training and motivation for effective performance
  • Train all end users on the use of ICT systems and equipment to ensure effectiveness and efficiency
  • Advise management on current and future ICT trends

    Job Specification:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related discipline,
  • 5+ years' working experience in a busy ICT environment with exposure in hardware, software and network applications, 3 years in senior management position.
  • A member of an ICT Professional Body is an advantage
  • Project Management skills experience and training is essential.
  • Experience with Database Management Systems:
  • Oracle and SQL Server platforms exposure is mandatory.
  • Demonstrable first experience with ERP systems and conversant with
    Water Billing Systems (M@jics Billing Software); Sage Pastel Evolution & GIS Systems will be an advantage.
    Very good programming skills (VB, Net, Java, Web Scripting – PHP, JavaScript, etc.) is a top advantage
  • Meets the requirements of chapter six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010.

    Term of Service
  • Three Years Contract

    Direct Reports
  • ICT Officer

    Candidates will be required to satisfy the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution of Kenya 2010 including:
  • Certificate of Good Conduct from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations;
  • Clearance Certificate from the Higher Education Loans Board;
  • Tax Compliance Certificate from the Kenya Revenue Authority;
  • Clearance from the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission;
  • Report from an Approved Credit Reference Bureau.

    How to Apply:
  • If you believe you can clearly demonstrate your abilities to meet the relevant criteria for any of the roles above, please submit your application including a detailed CV, copies of relevant certificates, National Identification card and testimonials from your current or previous employer, clearly indicating your current and expected remuneration, email and telephone contacts of three (3) professional referees by 9th May, 2019
  • Submit your application in a sealed envelope with the respective Job Reference Number clearly marked to:
    The Managing Director,
    Gusii Water & Sanitation Company Limited.
    P.O. Box 3880 -40200,
    KISII

  • Email: info@gwasco.co.ke
  • GWASCO is an equal opportunity employer and canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.
  • Female candidates and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.
  • For more information and job application details, see; Gusii Water and Sanitation ICT Manager Jobs in Kenya

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