Mekdim Ethiopia National Association Information Technology and Communication Specialist Jobs

Mekdim Ethiopia National Association Information Technology and Communication Specialist Jobs

Job Id: 222705

Category: Information Technology

Location: Addis Ababa MENA head office, Addis Ababa

Career Level: Senior Level (5+ years experience)

Salary: Attractive based on new salary scale

Job Description

Mekdim Ethiopia National Association (MENA), is an indigenous non-governmental Organization working in the area of HIV/AIDS prevention, Care, treatment and Support services over the past 2 decades nationally.

MENA is now in the process of recruiting employees for its new prospective Ethiopia Epidemic Control grant; HIV Care and Treatment services by USAID and invites Competent Candidates to apply for the following vacant position

Major duties/Job Summary: -

  • Maintaining and configuring computer hardware, operating systems and Application Software’s
  • Establish standardized organizational information technology and communication systems.
  • Installing, maintaining and configuring networked and standalone enterprise resources (Printers, Servers, Scanners, etc.)
  • Regularly monitoring the entire IT infrastructure to minimize downtime and predict potential system failures.
  • Being on stand by and regularly responding in a timely manner to service issues and requests from co-workers.
  • Support the design, development, and management of databases, spreadsheets and other data tools; and understand, document, and ensure the quality, accuracy, consistency and comparability of data.
  • Support data analysis of available datasets, and produce regular statistical reports, visualizations, and maps, necessary to facilitate service delivery, performance monitoring, and decision making.
  • Testing new technology and software and providing training for co-workers when required.
  • Develop branding initiatives, internal communications and external media relations.
  • Ensuring quality control of all information released and demonstrate strong results in PR output
    and/or influencer relations.


    Female/male (female candidates are encouraged to apply)

    Term of Employment:

    One year with possible extension based on performance

    No. of Vacant Positions:


    Duty Station:

    Addis Ababa MENA head office

    Job Requirements


  • BSc or MSC in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field

    Work experience:

  • 5-years work experience as an IT Personnel, System Administrator, communication or other related position, preferably in NGO setting.

    Required skills:

  • Excellent English & Communication Skills
    Strong Health and Safety culture
  • Warm personality with and people attitude.
  • Excellent computer literacy (Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Internet & email) besides application of software.
  • In-depth know-how on Networking, Computer Hardware and Software
  • Hands-on experience in computer hardware and software maintenance and configuration.

    How to Apply

    NB: Only Competent applicants who meet the above requirements either can make hand delivery of their application with non-returnable copies of pertinent credentials including a motivational letter, an updated Curriculum Vitae ,and Names and contact details of two professional references to MENA Head office or Adama Branch office by the following address with in 7 Consecutive days from the first day of the announcement or can submit only CV and cover letter via email: or

    P.O.Box 31218 A.A

    Contact address: - Tel. 011 122 88 43/44, Addis Ababa, 0221 11 8425/26 Adama

    Note: Only successful candidates will be contacted for written exam and interview.

    MENA have the right to cancel the announcement if there is a need to do so.

    Mekdim Ethiopia National Association Information Technology and Communication Specialist Jobs

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