KICC Principal ICT Officer Jobs in Kenya

KICC Principal ICT Officer Jobs in Kenya


  • The Principal ICT officer reports to the ICT Manager and is responsible for promoting the use of ICT in delivery of services towards realization of the Corporation’s mandate.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Business Support

  • Researching, evaluating and recommending new technologies to enhance Corporation’s ICT infrastructure;

  • Developing and coordinating network security measures to ensure the integration of the ICT infrastructure;

  • Researching, planning, implementing and coordinating network infrastructure replacements and upgrades;

  • Coordinating the maintenance of Corporate-wide messaging system, Intranet and Extranet sites for the Corporation (Emails, Websites, Digital Signage, Telecoms);

  • Manage outsourced 3rd Party ICT service providers and ensuring that service delivery is done according to the laid down Service Level Agreements (SLAs);

  • Participating in developing of ICT standard operating procedures;

  • Coordinating development technical specifications for all ICT related purchases;

  • Carrying out periodical modifications on the ICT systems as required and ensure adherence to established ICT standards;

  • Coordinating the identification of procurement needs for the department;

  • Coordinating the preparation of departmental periodic progress reports; and

  • Coordinating the divisional enterprise risk management (ERM) and business continuity management (BCM);

  • Conference Support

  • Researching, evaluating and recommending new technologies to enhance Corporation’s Conferencing infrastructure;

  • Developing and coordinating the safekeeping of conferencing equipment devising measures to ensure the optimal utilization of the conferencing infrastructure;

  • Researching, planning, implementing and coordinating conferencing infrastructure replacements and upgrades;

  • Coordinating the maintenance of audio-visual, conferencing and public address systems of the corporation;

  • Managing outsourced 3rd party ICT conference service providers, ensuring that service delivery is done according to the laid down Service Level Agreements (SLAs);

  • Participating in developing of ICT conference support standard
    operating procedures;

  • Coordinating the development of technical specifications for all ICT conferencing equipment and other related services;

  • Carry out periodical modifications on the ICT systems as required and ensure adherence to established ICT standards;

  • Coordinating the identification of procurement needs for the department;

  • Coordinating the preparation of departmental periodic progress reports; and

  • Coordinating the divisional enterprise risk management (ERM) and business continuity management (BCM);

    Person Specification

    For appointment to this grade, a candidate must:

  • Have six (6) years relevant ICT related work experience, three (3) of which should have been at supervisory level;

  • Bachelor’s Degree in any of the following disciplines: - Computer Science/Information Technology/Business Information Technology, Telecommunication/Electronic Engineering or equivalent qualifications from a recognized institution;

  • Master’s Degree in any of the following disciplines; Computer Science/Information Technology or any other ICT or equivalent qualification from a recognized institution;

  • Certification in any of the following CCNA, MCSE/MCTS/MCITP/ITIL/CCNP/SQL;

  • Have some working knowledge of programming;

  • Management Course lasting not less than four (4) weeks from a recognized institution;

  • Fulfil the requirements of Chapter Six of the Constitution.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; KICC Principal ICT Officer Jobs in Kenya


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