IT Officer at Care International

 Care International is a global leader within a worldwide movement dedicated to saving lives and ending poverty. We works in 94 countries around the world to support over 1000 poverty-fighting development and humanitarian aid projects.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: IT OfficerLocation: NigeriaJob SummaryThe IT Officer supervises all aspects of IT management and attend to IT issues in both main and sub-offices.This includes management of the networks and servers advise on procurement/replacement of computer equipment, procurement/development of systems and software, provision of IT training, backups and protection of data and servers.The candidate is expected to be up to date on current technology and able to provide technical leadership and guidance to CARE management on the best IT equipment and technologies that enable the organization to handle its business in most effective and efficient manner.  Key ResponsibilitiesAdminister and maintain the LAN in the main office and provide the same support for the sub-offices,Manage and administrate all the servers (E-mail, gateway, RAS, etc… servers),Take the backups of PeopleSoft, Email, HR/Payroll and Users’ files according to the established policy and assist in the entire IT infrastructure design for the country office.Oversee and control the VPN and other inter-office network connections,Ensure protection and confidentiality of CARE Nigeria's data, computers, Networks against viruses and physical damage,Design and maintain MIS information management and data processing functions and Procedures.Supervision of IT functions in the sub-offices to ensure that standards of quality are met,Supervise the selection of IT service providers for supplier of maintenance of IT equipment for the sub-offices,Organize and train staff to perform the routine IT administration functions in the sub-offices,Provide support and guidance for the protection of sub-office data, computers, Networks against viruses and physical damage,Provide IT strategy and planning, policy and guidelines for acquisition of hardware and electronic devices,Determine and advise on computer equipment procurement for the whole country office.Maintain a technical inventory of all computers and accessories of the country office.Determine computer-training needs and establish annual training plans,Provide preventive maintenance of computer hardware, Troubleshoot and assist/support users,Diagnose and repair computer hardware,Monitor guarantees and follow up the equipment sent out for repairsManage the division, assist the overall IT managementPerform other duties as assigned by supervisor

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