ICT Assistant at The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)

The Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) is an independent, humanitarian, non-profit, non-governmental organisation. We provide assistance, protection and durable solutions to refugees and internally displaced persons worldwide.What is NRC? NRC promotes and protects the rights of refugees and people who have been displaced within their own country. We take action during situtations of armed conflict, and engage in other contextes where our competences will add value. The majority of our 5000 staff members are national employees in NRC’s projects in around 25 countries worldwide. All our projects are supervised by the NRC Head Office in Oslo. NRC is looking for an Information, Communication and Technology (I.C.T) Assistant for our field office in Maiduguri - Borno State in Northern Nigeria. The purpose of the I.C.T Assistant is to support the overall establishment and implementation of NRC Information & Communication Technology systems and procedures in Maiduguri. S/He will assist with the day to day management of I.T functions and activities in Borno and surrounding north-eastern states. NRC initiated country operations in Nigeria in June 2015, in order to respond to the critical and increasing needs in the country. NRC currently has a full team based in Maiduguri and a coordination office in Abuja. NRC is currently providing services across various sectors namely; Shelter and Non-Food Items (NFI); Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Promotion (WASH); Food Security; and Information, Counselling and Legal Assistance (ICLA) and recently Education in order to address identified humanitarian needs. The I.C.T Assistant reports to the I.C.T Officer. Kindly indicate position and location applied for as title of your Cover Letter. eg: "Information, Communication and Technology (I.C.T) Assistant - Maiduguri".Job descriptionAdheres to and support the implementation of NRC ICT policies and procedures, handbooks and guidelines.Ensure I.C.T equipment, hardware, software and other resources are made available and well maintainedTroubleshoots, diagnoses problems, implements corrective action & procedures, monitor and facilitate repairs.Sets up and configures general hardware, peripherals and accounts assigning security level;Monitors, operates, and maintain a reliable internet and network system (connectivity, assigning access level)Implement NRC filling system (electronic files) at country levelProvide IT support and capacity building to users on hardware, software, peripherals and other ICT resources (internet, e-mail, intranet)Maintain an accurate asset register and ensure all items are properly tagged.Ensure proper handover, including signatures for all mobile equipment.Ensure proper filing of all documents relative to assets management as per NRC policy (Loss and damage report). 

Apply at https://ngcareers.com/job/2018-05/ict-assistant-at-the-norwegian-refugee-council-nrc-779/