REQUIREMENTS: MINIMUM DEGREE OR NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN COMPUTER SCIENCE, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY OR EQUIVALENT. ADDITIONAL IT CERTIFICATIONS WILL BE AN ADDED ADVANTAGE.
EXPERIENCE: MINIMUM 3 YEARS PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE IN MANAGING >INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY INFRASTRUCTURE.
DURATION: THREE-YEAR FIXED CONTRACT
REMUNERATION: COMPETITIVE AND BASED ON QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE.
SKILLS: DEDICATED INTERESTED INDIVIDUALS MUST BE PROFICIENT IN OPERATING SYSTEMS MAINTENANCE AND CONFIGURATION INCLUDING WINDOWS, MS OFFICE, MAC OS AND LINUX; MOBILE OPERATING SYSTEMS). MUST BE FAMILIAR WITH COBIT, ITIL. SUITABLE NETWORKING SKILLS, WEBSITE UPLOADS, PROBLEM SOLVING AND TROUBLESHOOTING, CONTRACT MANAGEMENT, REPORT WRITING, PAY ATTENTION TO DETAIL, THE ABILITY TO MULTI-TASK AND HAVE EXCELLENT COMMUNICATION, COORDINATION AND INTERPERSONAL SKILLS. MUST BE ABLE TO WORK INDEPENDENTLY AND FLEXIBLY BEYOND OFFICE HOURS WHEN NECESSARY.
Background: The Moses Kotane Institute (MKI) is an entity of the KZN Department of Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs. It leads the attainment of radical and inclusive economic growth through STEM related, research, education and skills development. We are looking for a well-rounded Information Technology Specialist who will be responsible for managing and co-ordinating the activities of the Information Technology function of the institute, including IT infrastructure and vendor relationships, service level agreements, sourcing and managing IT services, managing IT risks, operational plans and end user support, IT service desk and administration and provides decision support to the Institute and other managers on all matters relating to information technology functions.
Output Areas: Policy development & alignment, procurement and contract management, governance and reporting and leadership
CORRESPONDENCE: ALL CORRESPONDENCE SHALL BE FORWARDED TO NATASHA SINGH AT [email protected] BY TUESDAY, 19 JUNE 2018.AY, 19 JUNE 2018.