UNDP NIGERIA NGO JOB VACANCY: ICT NETWORK ASSOCIATE (ABUJA)
Location : Abuja, NIGERIA
Type of Contract : FTA Local
Languages Required : English
Starting Date: (date when the selected canditate is expected to start) 22-May-2010
Duration of Initial Contract : 1 year
Expected Duration of Assignment : with possibility of yearly renewal
Under the guidance and direct supervision of the ICT Analyst, the Network Associate – Common Services provides leadership in execution of ICT services for the UN Agencies under the Common services umbrella. The ICT Network Associate is expected to spend 60% of his time for agency services while 40% should be dedicated UNDP. The ICT Network Associate implements ICT management systems and strategies, provides daily technical support to users of information management tools and technology infrastructure. The incumbent in consultation with the ICT Analyst is responsible for review and advice on the use of new technologies that will enhance the productivity of partner agencies. The Network Associate promotes a client-oriented approach.
The Network Associate – Common Services works in close collaboration with the ICT, operations, programme and project teams in CO, UN Agencies and UNDP HQs staff for resolving complex ICT-related issues.
Demonstrates commitment to UNDP’s mission, vision and values.
Displays cultural, gender, religion, race, nationality and age sensitivity and adaptability
Knowledge Management and Learning.
Shares knowledge and experience and provides helpful advice to others in the office.
Ability to develop systems for structuring, codifying and providing access to information and knowledge
Development and Operational Effectiveness
Ability to provide IT support services including IT hardware/ infrastructure support, ERP/ATLAS support, other IT applications support, web design and maintenance.
Ability to provide input to business processes re-engineering, elaboration and implementation of new systems
Leadership and Self-Management
Focuses on result for the client and responds positively to feedback.
Consistently approaches work with energy and a positive, constructive attitude.
Demonstrates openness to change and ability to manage complexity
Required Skills and Experience
- First University Degree, preferably in Computer Science.
- Cisco Certified Network Engineer (CCNE) and Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) or Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) required.
- If certification is not available at the time of recruitment, it should be obtained within 6 months.
Minimum 7 years of working experience in network administration and use of hardware/software, telecommunications facilities, knowledge of database packages, experience in web design.
Fluency (both written and oral) in English. Ability to communicate in one national language.
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