DIRECTOR OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (ICT) AT NASARAWA STATE UNIVERSITY, KEFFI

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VACANCIES: DIRECTOR OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (ICT)

The Governing Council of NASARAWA STATE UNIVERSITY, KEFFI hereby announces that the position of Director of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) of the University is vacant and so invites interested and qualified candidates to submit application as below:

POSITION: DIRECTOR OF INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (ICT)

SUMMARY OF POSITION

The Director, Information and Communication Technology (ICT) shall be responsible to the Vice-Chancellor for the development and implementation of the University’s diverse Information technology initiatives.

The Director will develop and implement Information and Communication Technology (ICT) policies, lead the (ICT) planning process under the overall strategic direction for technology services.

THE PERSON

The Director should be visionary and have the ability to provide good leadership and possess personal integrity and demonstrate transparency in private and public life; must be able to command respect and loyalty of the staff of the University. Candidate should also have a thorough understanding of the challenges and significance of ICT implementation for Universities in developing countries.

REQUIREMENT

Candidates for this post shall:

(i)      Possess good honours degree in Computer Science or related discipline from a recognized University/Tertiary institution. Possession of Post Graduate qualification is an added advantage.

(ii)     Must be registered member of relevant professional and regulatory bodies’.

(iii)    Must have a minimum of fifteen (15) years post qualification cognate experience in a University or comparable institution.

(iv)    The applicant must have spent at least five (5) years as Deputy Director in a tertiary institution or similar organization.

SALARY

The salary attached to this position is CONTISS 15. Other benefits to the holder of the office are as stipulated in the University’s Conditions of Service.

CONDITION OF SERVICE

The appointment shall be for a single term of five years. Fringe benefits are as applicable to similar positions in Nasarawa State University, Keffi, and as may be determined by the Governing Council from time to time.

METHOD OF APPLICATION

Candidates are required to submit fifteen (15) copies of their applications and Curriculum Vitae and photocopies of their credentials. The Curriculum Vitae should highlight the following:

(1)     Full name (Surname first in capital letters)

(2)     Place and Date of Birth

(3)     Marital Status

(4)     Number and ages of children

(5)     E-mail and telephone numbers

(6)     Postal address

(7)     Permanent Home address

(8)     Nationality

(9)     State of Origin and LGA

(10)   Schools attended and qualifications obtained with dates

(11)   Positions held with dates

(12)   Membership of professional bodies

(13)   Names and address of three (3) referees

Applications should be submitted under confidential cover in sealed envelope marked “Director of Works and Maintenance’’ to:

The Registrar,

Nasarawa State University, Keffi,

P.M.B. 1022, Keffi,

Nasarawa State,

Nigeria.

Applicants are expected to request their Referees to forward their reports under confidential cover directly to the Registrar.

CLOSING DATE

Applications and Referees Reports should reach the office of the Registrar, not later than six (6) weeks from the date of this publication. (17 February 2020)