Action Contre la Faim (Action Against Hunger) has been conducting humanitarian programs in Somalia Since May 1992. Currently, Action Against Hunger is conducting its humanitarian activities in Somalia focused on treating and preventing malnutrition, increasing access to clean water and appropriate sanitation, strengthening the food-security and the livelihoods and thus boosting the resilience of communities in Somalia as well as emergency response via program bases in Somalia.
The Positions and Responsibilities:
Action Against Hunger Somalia is looking for a suitable Somali National to fill the position of IT Officer. The position will be based in Mogadishu -Somalia. The IT Officer reports hierarchically to the Head of Logistics Department and technically to the IT Manager
The IT Officer is responsible for the smooth running of the mission’s Information Technology (computer software and hardware, internet and telecommunications), providing the necessary support and indispensable guidance to ensure that Action Against Hunger Information and Communication Technology (ICT) standards are upheld and equipment is used correctly.
The IT Officer‘s core responsibilities will include but not limited to the following:
Mission 1: Maintain the mission’s IT environment and telecommunications resources:
To be carried out as specified in the “Kitlog” (Logistics Kit) under the supervision of the head of the logistics department in collaboration with the IT and telecommunications managers at the Paris & Newyork headquarters.
Mission 2: Maintain local networks, internet connections and telecommunications resources
The officer of IT works with equipment and IT service providers, internet and network services and the heads of IT of other organisations to complete these tasks.
Mission 3: Implement and monitor Action Against Hunger ‘s ICT standards
To be carried out as specified in the “Kitlog” (Logistics Kit) under the supervision of the head of the logistics department in collaboration with the IT and telecommunications managers at the Paris & New York headquarters.
Mission 4: Provide training, technical assistance and support to users
Mission 5: Technical assistance and support to energy systems in the mission
How to apply:
Applications, should include a CV with cover letter and 3 professional references to be sent via email to:
[email protected] not later than 24 June 2019 clearly mentioning the position on the subject line**. IT Officer-Mogadishu**
Only Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.
Female candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.
This position is open to Somalia nationals