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Job Vacancy For Director, University Information Technology Services (UITS)

Posted on: June 17th, 2021 by Ghana Jobs No Comments

{Kwame Nkrumah University (KNUST),Kumasi,Full-Time,GH,Degree,5 years,16 Jul-2021};

The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Kumasi announces for the information of the academic community and the general public that, the following positions would become vacant effective JANUARY 01, 2022:

Title: DIRECTOR, UNIVERSITY INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SERVICES (UITS)

Job Summary

The Director shall be the Head of the University Information Technology Services (UITS) and shall have oversight responsibility for:

• the development of appropriate Softwares;
• the development of Network Infrastructure and Operations;
• IT Support Services for the University;
• Information Security & Technology Assurance; and
• System & Database Management Services.

Qualification Required & Experience

The Applicant must:

• possess Basic Degree in computing or related field and relevant Postgraduate degree (s);
• have served in a University or analogous institution for at least 5 years as Deputy Director of IT or a minimum of 10 years post-qualification experience in a highly reputable and recognized practicing ICT firm, industry, or in the public service.
• Acquisition of relevant certificates in ICT-related courses would be an added advantage.

TERMS OF APPOINTMENT

• The Appointment, which is full-time, shall be for FIVE (5) YEARS in the first instance, and may be subject to renewal for another term of up to five (5) years (after evaluation of performance) before attaining the compulsory statutory retirement age of SIXTY (60).
• The Salary and Conditions attached to the post are attractive.

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

For each of the aforementioned positions, the person to be appointed must:

• be dynamic, self- motivated, and competent with proven ability;
• be a team player with good interpersonal and communication skills;
• have the ability to exercise sound judgment;
• exhibit high sense of initiative, and managerial and organizational skills;
• have an entrepreneurial drive and be business oriented;
• be a distinguished professional with capacity to motivate and direct staff;
• be digitally literate.

Location: Kumasi

How To Apply For The Job

Interested Candidates are required to submit an Application Letter together with eight (8) copies of the following:

• Curriculum Vitae, including Names and Addresses of Three (3) Referees; and,
• A 1000-word Statement of Candidate’s Vision for the relevant position.

Applications should be marked “APPLICATION FOR APPOINTMENT AS DIRECTOR, UNIVERSITY INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SERVICES” and forwarded under Registered Cover to reach the following Addresses:

The Registrar
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology
Private Mail Bag
University Post Office
Kumasi – Ghana

OR

The Office Manager
Universities of Ghana Overseas Office
Ghana Universities House
321 City Road
London ECIV ILJ
United Kingdom

Closing Date: 16 July, 2021

Job Vacancy For Information Technology Manager

Posted on: May 11th, 2021 by Ghana Jobs

{Fisheries Commission Ghana,Accra,Full-Time,GH,Degree,N/A,25 May-2021};

The Fisheries Commission, an Agency under the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture development(MoFAD), hereby invites applications from qualified Ghanaians for the following position: Information Technology Manager

Duties and Responsibilities

The successful applicant will provide operational support in management of IT services for the achievement of the objectives of the Commission

• Supervises the collation of inputs for the preparation of guidelines for the effective delivery and management of IT services in the Commission
• Ensures the development and maintenance of a comprehensive database for the Commission
• Ensures the effective and efficient development and maintenance of appropriate infrastructure, system and software for the Divisions and the Commission
• Undertakes installation and facilitates the servicing and maintenance of IT equipment
• Ensures the effective and efficient operational support services for IT systems in the Commission
• Collates data for the preparation of work plan and annual budget of the Unit
• Supervises the collection of data for the preparation of annual and other periodic reports of the Unit
• Ensures development and effective and efficient management of internet services, network connectivity and website for the Commission

Qualification Required & Experience

• A minimum of a master’s degree from an accredited tertiary institution in Computer Science or any related field
• Must have a relevant advanced professional level qualification or industry skill-based certification(s)
• A minimum of one (1) year post-qualification relevant work experience in a reputable institution
• Must have completed National Service

Competencies

• Good leadership, communication, interpersonal, presentation and report writing skills
• Good networking, monitoring and management skills
• Negotiation and conflict management skills
• Good Knowledge of national and international IT standards, laws and regulations
• Good qualitative and quantitative analytical skills
• Ability to plan, organize and prioritize work is an advantage
• High integrity and confidentiality

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

1. All Applicants must provide evidence of completion of National Service.
2. Applicants should indicate the positions applied for and Two (2) regions of their choice.
3. Applications should be submitted to the following addresses, either a), b) or c).

THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
FISHERIES COMMISSION
P. O. BOX GP 630
ACCRA, GHANA

email: [email protected]

Closing Date: 25 May, 2021

 

Job Vacancy For Web & Creative Designer

Posted on: April 30th, 2021 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Accra,Full-Time,GH,Diploma / HND / Degree,2 years,30 May-2021};

A reputable company is looking to hire a dynamic Web & Creative Designer to perform creative, web and video tasks. You should have 3 years of experience in a well-functioning company and a background in Web designing, animation, editing and creative designs. Having a video production and IT experience will be an added advantage.

Job Overview

• The Web &Creative Designer will be responsible for logo and layout designs for print and electronic media including websites, magazines, brochures, user interfaces, product labels, reports, and advertisements.
• He/she should be able to design and build websites.
• The candidate will be responsible for the management of the website and all social media pages including technical aspects, such as load time and site traffic measurement to ensure the right bandwidth is always available for visitors.
• The ideal candidate should be able to use two or three-dimensional art to create visual concepts.
• He should be able to understand how to communicate brands visually and effectively especially in the digital space.

Required Education

• A degree in publishing & design, communications, marketing, or degree in fine arts is a standard requirement.
• A professional proficiency in related field will be an added advantage.
• Superior creative acumen, conceptual skills, and a solutions mindset.

Responsibilities:

• Design all company creative deliverables.
• Design and develop advertising copies.
• Design of brand books/Brand manual.
• Plans concept by studying information and materials.
• Develop web and ensure maintenance when required.
• Understanding programming and create software when required.
• Support to the IT Team.
• Social media audit, content creation creating, and measure.
• Create and design magazines.
• Illustrates concept by designing rough layout of art.
• Completes projects by coordinating with teams etc.
• Maintains technical knowledge by attending design workshops and reviewing professional publications.
• Editing of videos, creating animations.
• Creating and publishing social media content
• Periodic monitoring and evaluation of social media and auditing
• Photography, videography.
• Writing blogs and short articles for websites and social media
• Research to develop creative strategies to enhance brand positioning.
• Prepare quarterly reports.
• Deliver quarterly initiatives to enhance the content production and digital executions.
• Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Skills:

• Web design
• Editing (documentary, TV Commercials, jingles)
• Strong graphic design skills
• Layout skills
• Analytical skills
• Creativity
• Attention to detail
• Meet strict deadlines
• Desktop publishing tools and graphic design software (Adobe Creative Suit, After Effect, PHP, MySQL, WordPress, etc.)
• Communication skills
• Team player

Qualification:

• First Degree, HND or Diploma 2. Professional Certificates or its equivalent

Salary: Negotiable

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Send an email to:

[email protected]

Attach your current CV. The subject should be “Web & Creative Designer”. Job Type: Permanent /Full Time Work Experience: 3 years minimum Reporting: Head, Brand Communications and Business Development

Closing Date: 30 May, 2021

Job Vacancy For Manager, IT Digital

Posted on: April 23rd, 2021 by Ghana Jobs

{MTN Ghana,Accra,Full-Time,GH,Degree,5 years,26 Apr-2021};

Job Summary:

• Responsible for managing the timely delivery of digital products by working with multi-disciplinary teams including Product Owners, Developers, Testers, Designers, User Experience Analysts and Business Subject Matter Experts using standard agile methodologies and tools.

Job Context

• Highly dynamic and competitive telecommunication industry
• Advancement in global technology trends
• MTN Group business standards and practices
• Diverse cultural environment
• Segmentation structure implication
• Performance driven environment
• Developing sophisticated client base

Job Role

• Plan, track and manage the software development, customization, defects & issues using JIRA.
• Sprint Planning using internal JIRA and Confluence tools to manage projects across Product Management, Development, UX, Design, QA and Customer Care teams
• Coach teams in Agile practices and provided necessary training to create positive mindset to Agile methodologies.
• Facilitate Scrum framework – sprint planning, backlog grooming, daily scrums, sprint reviews and sprint retrospectives.
• Responsible for Management and timely delivery of the digital initiatives with respect to specific standards.
• Responsible for cross functional team Coordination within IT division for the delivery of digital initiatives
• Responsible for the Management of 3rd party solution/service vendor for timely and quality delivery with in SCOPE
• Identify and implement enhancements to streamline Demand and delivery processes for Digital initiatives.
• Works closely with Innovations to implement deliverables through a standard, pre-defined process.
• Assists in preparing the current and future of expansion and growth in terms on innovative digital products
• Motivates, coaches and leads teams to ensure that individuals possess the skills and capability required to deliver team objectives
• Develops and provides appropriate training for the section for competency development and knowledge transfer
• Ensures compliance in the section with policies and functional procedures are documented appropriately.
• Demonstrate solid understanding of the business and ensure close alignment to stakeholder needs
• Manage the demands of other departments to allow the team to work without disruption

Qualification Required & Experience

Education

• Minimum of a Degree in Engineering / Computer Science
• ITIL, PMP certification
• COBIT5: Business Framework for the Governance and Management of Enterprise IT
• Experience with Linux infrastructures, database SQL (MS SQL), CI/CD tools, scripting such as JavaScript, PHP, Python, Perl, Ruby, .NET, Scrum/Kanban/SAFe, AWS, MS Azure Agile workflow methodologies

Experience

• Minimum of 5 years relevant IT experience in Telecoms with at least 3 years in a supervisory role.
• 2 years of progressive experience in IT architecture
• Experience in agile project management tools like Scrum, Kanban, Lean and Implementing Agile Frameworks
• Experience in Devops framework
• Application Architecture and System Integration
• user experience (UX) design or research
• Experience with Cloud Deployment
• Experience with Linux infrastructures, database SQL (MS SQL), CI/CD tools, scripting such as JavaScript, PHP, Python, Perl, Ruby, .NET, Scrum/Kanban/SAFe, AWS, MS Azure Agile workflow methodologies
• Understanding of Telecoms products and services
• Experience in enterprise architecture design.

Competencies

Professional/Technical Competencies

• Very Good Knowledge of System integration & Architecture design
• Very Good knowledge of product and service life cycle
• Very Good knowledge OSS, BSS, MFS and ICT
• Very good knowledge of Customer Management process and Systems:
• Knowledge of digital projects and products
• Knowledge of content management systems (CMS), search engine optimisation (SEO) and data analytics
• User experience (UX) design or research
• Knowledge of agile project management tools like Scrum, Kanban and Lean
• managing multi-disciplinary teams
• Sound knowledge of GSM and Telecom Elements.
• Strong Planning and project management skills
• Application Architecture and System Integration
• Experience with Experience with Cloud Deployment
• IT Governance Knowledge

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

To submit your application, click on the link below and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.

Click Here To Apply Online

Closing Date: 26 April, 2021

Job Vacancy For I.T Technician

Posted on: April 6th, 2021 by Ghana Jobs

{Apex Consult,Tema,Full-Time,GH,N/A,N/A,05 May-2021};

Responsibilities

• Set up workstations with computers and necessary peripheral devices (routers, printers etc.)
• Check computer hardware (HDD, mouses, keyboards etc.) to ensure functionality
• Install and configure appropriate software and functions according to specifications
• Develop and maintain local networks in ways that optimize performance
• Ensure security and privacy of networks and computer systems
• Provide orientation and guidance to users on how to operate new software and computer equipment
• Organize and schedule upgrades and maintenance without deterring others from completing their work
• Perform troubleshooting to diagnose and resolve problems (repair or replace parts, debugging etc.)
• Maintain records/logs of repairs and fixes and maintenance schedule
• Identify computer or network equipment shortages and place orders

Qualification Required & Experience

• Certification as IT Technician will be an advantage (e.g. CompTIA A+, Microsoft Certified IT Professional)

Competencies

• Proven experience as IT Technician or relevant position
• Excellent diagnostic and problem solving skills
• Excellent communication ability
• Outstanding organizational and time-management skills
• In depth understanding of diverse computer systems and networks
• Good knowledge of internet security and data privacy principles

Location: Tema

How To Apply For The Job

All C.V.s should be sent via:

[email protected] indicating the position as the subject of the e- mail.

Closing Date: 05 May, 2021

Job Vacancy For I.T Technician

Posted on: March 18th, 2021 by Ghana Jobs

{Employment Solutions,Kaneshie,Full-Time, GH,N/A,N/A,16 Apr-2021};

Job Description

• Set up workstations with computers and necessary peripheral devices (routers, printers etc.)
• Check computer hardware (HDD, mouses, keyboards etc.) to ensure functionality
• Install and configure appropriate software and functions according to specifications
• Develop and maintain local networks in ways that optimize performance
• Ensure security and privacy of networks and computer systems
• Provide orientation and guidance to users on how to operate new software and computer equipment
• Organize and schedule upgrades and maintenance without deterring others from completing their work
• Perform troubleshooting to diagnose and resolve problems (repair or replace parts, debugging etc.)
• Maintain records/logs of repairs and fixes and maintenance schedule
• Identify computer or network equipment shortages and place orders

Qualification Required & Experience

• Proven experience as IT Technician or relevant position
• Excellent diagnostic and problem solving skills
• Excellent communication ability
• Outstanding organizational and time-management skills
• In depth understanding of diverse computer systems and networks
• Good knowledge of internet security and data privacy principles
• Certificate or higher in Computer Science, engineering or relevant field

Location: Kaneshie

How To Apply For The Job

All C.V.s should be sent via:

[email protected] indicating the position as the subject of the e- mail.

Closing Date: 16 April, 2021

Job Vacancy For IT Coordinator

Posted on: March 15th, 2021 by Ghana Jobs

{CARE Ghana,Accra,Full-Time, GH,BSc/BA,N/A,22 Mar-2021};

Cooperative for Assistance and Relief Everywhere (CARE), Inc. doing business as CARE International in Ghana is seeking a dynamic, bold and creative problem-solver to oversee our Information Technology (IT) systems.

The IT Coordinator candidate we seek will bring passion and initiative to her/his role and contribute to the achievement of CARE’S vision, mission and strategic goals for Ghana We offer an inclusive and energetic work environment with opportunities to thrive and grow through initiative and participation in our local, regional and international networks. We are committed to advancing gender equality and diversity in the workplace and to growing our pool of young talent.

Job Profile

• The successful candidate will manage CARE International in Ghana’s IT systems working in close collaboration with the CARE LISA Digital Team to ensure the development and use of IT resources in the Country Office (CO) is aligned to organisational policies and strategies.

The incumbent will:

• Institute / standardize protocols for the use of IT across departments and projects
• Advise management on the most suitable IT choices for operational efficiency and effective programme delivery
• On-board, train and refresh staff members to maximise safe use of resources
• Act as the link between end users and higher level support
• Install and configure software and hardware (computers, printers, VOIP
• Monitor system and network performance and security
• Perform troubleshooting, repairs and data restoration
• Perform maintenance activities (e.g., backups servers, etc.)
• Maintain licences and upgrade schedules
• Collaborate with other professionals to maintain standards and functionality

Qualification Required & Experience

• BSc/BA in Information Technology or Computer Science is preferred. We will consider years of practical experience in lieu of a degree.
• Certification (CompTIA Network, Comptia Security, CCNA, MSCE or similar) is a plus

Experience

• Proven experience as IT coordinator or similar role
• Experience in network management and remote help desk support
• Prior experience in an international organisation a plus

Knowledge

• Solid knowledge of IT systems, networks and applications
• Understanding of TCP/IP protocols and LAN/WAN configuration
• Excellent knowledge of Office 365 apps and environment

Competencies

• Strong client-centred communication and interpersonal skills
• Excellent organizational and coordination abilities and attention to details
• Ability to keep abreast of IT sector developments and apply learning to improve systems and operations Willingness and ability to take initiative and translate ideas into action
• Strong sense of integrity and commitment to excellence

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Submit your application (CV and cover letter) via email to:

[email protected] with “IT Coordinator Application line.

Closing Date: 22 March, 2021

Job Vacancy For IT Officer

Posted on: March 11th, 2021 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Accra,Full-Time, GH,BSC / BA,2 years,19 Mar-2021};

The Company is licensed and regulated by the Securities & Exchange Commission & the National Pensions Regulatory Authority to provide the following Services: asset management, wealth management, pension funds management, investment advisory; and investment research and publication.

We run a client focused, efficient and sustainable business model with strong business fundamentals and supported by the following core values: client focus, integrity, teamwork, and excellence. The Company is inviting applications from suitably qualified persons, who are interested in the Investment Banking Industry, to apply for the position of:  IT Officer

Duties and Responsibilities

• Install, configure and manage all network equipment for availability and performance.
• Maintain user accounts and implement server security procedures.
• Provide second level staff support and administration Recommend new hardware/software to maintain a high standard of performance and to meet user growth requirements.
• Ensure that all applications and system administration functions are up to standards prescribed by IGS Financial Services’ IT Security Program Policy and recommend
• Identify hardware/software/process standards, as necessary.
• Design training programmes for and train staff on the proper and secure use of technologies.
• Design and supervise preventive maintenance exercises on corporate workstations and laptops annually.
• Ensure appropriate cybersecurity practices to protect the network infrastructure and resources of IGS FSL: Antivirus updates, Operating system updates, Weekly review of application and security logs, and the escalation of incidents to the IT Manager.
• Maintain adequate license compliance with all IT products in use.
• Maintain an accurate and comprehensive IT inventory for all software and hardware owned by IGS FSL nationwide
• Report monthly on the status of nationwide IT operations to the IT Manager.
• Supervise and coach junior IT officer/s to obtain optimal productivity and
• Any other job/s that may be assigned occasionally by the IT Manager and/or IGS FSL Management.

Qualification Required & Experience

• BSC or BA degree in computer science, information technology or computer/electrical engineering
• Comptia N+/A+Certification, MCP, CCNA professional qualification.
• Familiarity with Microsoft 365 Tenant Administration.
• VMare vSpere virtualization proficiency.
• Remote Management and Monitoring, RMM software familiarity.
• 2 years’ minimum experience.
• Knowledge of all hardware and software in use within the business.
• Strong communication, presentation, negotiation, and interpersonal skill.

Personal Traits:

• Honest
• Self-disciplined
• Results oriented
• Independent
• Innovative
• Capable of working alone or in a team environment.

Employment: Contract (Renewable)

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

All application letters and CVs should be sent to:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 19 March, 2021

Job Vacancy For Director of ICT

Posted on: March 2nd, 2021 by Ghana Jobs

{Tamale Technical University,Tamale,Full-Time,GH,Degree,6 years,03 Mar-2021};

Tamale Technical University invites applications from suitably qualified candidates for appointments as Legal Officer, Director of ICT and Industrial Liaison Officer. Staff in these positions shall be required to show high qualities of sound judgement, initiative, resourcefulness, precision and professionalism in their areas of specialization. The Officers shall be the Heads of their respective Directorates, and shall also be responsible to the Vice-Chancellor through the Registrar.

Job Title: Director of ICT

Job Summary

The Director of ICT shall be responsible for the delivery of all ICT services and programmes to students and staff of the University. The duties and responsibilities shall include but not limited to the following:

• Ensure that the University’s computer database system runs efficiently;
• Initiate, develop and advise on updates and implement ICT strategies;
• Ensure proper maintenance of internet connectivity at the University;
• Maintain and update the University’s website;
• Advise on establishment of ICT standards and architectures;
• Plan and implement network security, including setting up firewalls, managing host security, applying security to network applications, and regulating file permissions, backup and disaster recovery plans, data security, etc.;
• Advise on formulation of acceptable user policies and guidelines to regulate ICT resources utilization;
• Prepare and maintains operational and configuration documentation, guidelines, manuals, user notes and system standards;
• Advise Management on technical designs and development of computer and telecommunications software, networks, and information systems; and
• Any other duties that may be assigned from time to time by the Registrar or Vice-Chancellor, and other enactments

Qualification Required & Experience

• Applicant must hold a minimum of Masters’ Degree in relevant Computer Science/Computer Engineering field and must have attained the rank of a Deputy Director of ICT or must have at least six (6) years working experience on the rank of a Senior Assistant ICT Officer in a tertiary institution, or any similar public service organization.

Location: Tamale

How To Apply For The Job

Applications should include cover letters (indicating the position applied for), Current Curriculum Vitae (with contact details of three referees) and Copies of certificates.

Applications must be hand delivered in a sealed envelope or by courier, to the Registry of the University and signed for, and also submit soft copies using an electronic mail (e-mail) to reach the addresses below:

The Vice Chancellor
Tamale Technical University
P.O. Box 3 E/R
Tamale

Or Email to: [email protected]

Closing Date: 03 March, 2021

Job Vacancy For Database Administrator

Posted on: March 1st, 2021 by Ghana Jobs

{GT Bank ,Accra,Full-Time,GH,Degree,N/A,04 May-2021};

GT Bank is looking to fill the following vacancy: Database Administrator

Role Purpose

• Responsible for the design and management of the organisation’s database architecture to ensure secure access and availability in accordance with business needs

Responsibilities

• Manage the organisation’s database technologies and associated schemas to allow secure, efficient and effective access to the organisation’s structured data
• Review and revise processes and procedures to enhance efficiency of access to users and systems
• Plan and implement regular system upgrades to enhance service continuity and user experience
• Create and manage multiple databases and assist in capacity planning
• Monitor, maintain database systems and troubleshoot and fix problems that may arise
• Support software developers with database operations including the development of complex SQL, tuning of DML and creation of stored procedures
• Setup and maintain database infrastructure for the company’s BI needs
• Learn relevant business processes and understand the data flow, criticality and dependencies
• Effectively coordinate and communicate with all stakeholders (internal teams and vendors)
• Responsible for providing support in testing and deployment of new components
• Responsible for health checks, tablespace and log management
• Backup & Recovery
• Responsible for providing support across the database systems
• Accountable for documentation of all changes across the database systems

Qualification Required & Experience

• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or related field
• Experience with Oracle & SQL Server database administration & support
• Ability to work well in a team in a fast paced, constantly changing environment

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

If your career aspirations match these exciting opportunities and you have the drive for results as well as a passion for excellence, please send your CVs to:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 04 May, 2021

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