Oxfam is an international confederation of 17 independent aid and development organization networked together to fight poverty and injustice around the world. Working with partners and local communities in more than 90 countries, the mission of Oxfam is a just world without poverty. With a conviction that people arc well capable of building a life devoid of poverty on their own once given the chance to do so. Oxfam works with partners on projects in developing countries. lobbies companies and governments to take into account the interests of the poorest people and campaigns to ensure men and women are involved in decisions on issues that affect their lives. In Nigeria. Oxfam’s focus areas are Economic Justice/Livelihoods. Humanitarian Programming, Gender Justice Female Leadership and Good Governance, adopting a rights-based approach. Oxfam in Nigeria with funding support from Global Affairs Canada (GAC) is implementing a five year Livelihoods and Nutrition Empowerment (LINE) project in Bauchi State. The project is aimed at improving the livelihoods for 10.000 poor and vulnerable households through increased farm productivity, enhanced market access, better nutrition and a more enabling environment for business development in 6 LGAs in Bauchi Slate.
We are recruiting to fill the following position for the Line Project:
Position: Information and Communications Technology Officer
Location: Bauchi, Nigeria
To provide timely and effective Information Communications Technology Services to the project Team. The job holder will provide support to all staff: including acquisition, management and the use of IT & IS tools to increase efficiency and effectiveness.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide first line software support to staff, including troubleshooting all software problems.
Install new PC and other hardware equipment according to Oxfam standards.
Maintains the local area network and the NT server. Ensure the reliability of the local e-mail and Internet systems in Bauchi office.
Provides training to all staff and Induct new staff on Oxfam’s computer systems. Provides first level hardware maintenance & upgrades.
Carries out hands-on routine maintenance and servicing of computers.
Any oilier duties as delegated.
Qualification, Skills and Competence
First degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Information Systems. Telecommunications or related field.
3-4 years troubleshooting, database design, information management experience. Knowledge of Microsoft Access and SharePoint is required.
Certification in Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) will be an added advantage.
Job Application Procedure
Please email your application letter and Curriculum vitae as one attachment to firstname.lastname@example.org with the position title as the subject of your email. Completed applications should reach us before Friday 17th February 2017. Only applications sent in the required format will be considered. Short listed candidates will be contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date.
For enquiries contact Stella Yani at: Stella.Yani@oxfamnovib.nl
Oxfam is an equal-opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, etc.”