IT Manager at 478 Limited

478 Limited is your number one Online Wholesale store in Nigeria. It’s an online store where you can get virtually all you are looking for such as; Beverages, Cereals, Pasta Toiletries, Child Care, Canned Goods, Snacks, Candy and more online and have them delivered directly to you. 478 has a payment option that suits your need also available is pay-on-delivery for your convenience.We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:Job Title: IT ManagerLocation: LagosJob Description: As a result of our strong growth and expansion, we always welcome CVs from young, dynamic, focused, results-oriented professionals who would like to join our team of excellence. We are currently looking for an IT manager to be responsible and accountable for the smooth running of our computer systems within the limits of requirements, specifications, costs and timelines.The IT manager will supervise the implementation and maintenance of our company’s computing needs.The successful candidate will have improved skills, a proven professional experience and a detailed knowledge of industry’s best practice processes and should be able to plan, coordinate, direct, and design IT-related activities of the organization, as well as provide administrative direction and support for daily operational activities of the IT department.If you would, then you need to apply for this jobResponsibilities: Manage information technology and computer systemsControlling and evaluating IT and electronic data operationsManaging IT staffPlan, organize, control and evaluate IT and electronic data operationsManage IT staff by recruiting, training and coaching employees, communicating job expectations and appraising their performanceDesign, develop, implement and coordinate systems, policies and proceduresStrategically develop and direct the implementation of IT operational plans, projects, programs and systemsEnsure security of data, network access and backup systemsAct in alignment with user needs and system functionality to contribute to organizational policyIdentify problematic areas and implement strategic solutions in timeAudit systems and assess their outcomesPreserve assets, information security and control structuresHandle annual budget and ensure cost effectivenessEstablish and maintain appropriate internal control safeguard measures within the IT environment.Maintain the company’s IT network, servers and security systems.Investigate and diagnose network problems.Make recommendations for improving the company’s IT systems.Liaise with external solution providers to ensure that the organisation remains at the cutting edge of IT developments.Oversee the development of specific improvement plans for each area of responsibility and provide regular status reports regarding progress of plan implementationMaintain the inter/intra net and ensure minimal down time.Facilitate the optimization of the company’s software system and ensure availability of appropriate informationAssist other departments and divisions with analysis of collected data by creating and maintaining reporting toolsIT Risk ManagementDevelop a standard computing process to be used on all IT infrastructures to minimize risks to the company.Manage physical and access controls over all IT infrastructure within the company.Preserve and protect IT related assets.IT Systems and Support services mamangementReview, recommend and direct the appropriate capital expenditures to support the IT strategyDesign and implement changes and improvements in automated management information system.Develop and implement a disaster recovery plan and procedures to ensure minimal interruption to business operationsManage IT department in order to provide reliable services and support to other divisions (but not limited to, internet and email, file back-ups, network, computers, systems interfaces and printers etc.)Establish a maintenance routine to keep IT infrastructures in working conditions at all time. 

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