Sacco IT Officer Job Vacancy in Nairobi, Kenya

Our Client, a medium-size urban Sacco in Nairobi wishes to recruit an IT Officer.

Primary Responsibility: Reporting to the Sacco Manager, the IT Officer is responsible for the smooth running of the IT systems and advises the management and Board on all matters pertaining to Information Technology at the SACCO.

Key Responsibility

  • Manage all operations of the IT department and ensure timely delivery of IT services to all functions of the Society.
  • Perform system administration organization windows server and active directory, domain, mail server, file sharing and administers server and ensuring programming standards are maintained.
    IT Network administration, systems support and customer support
  • Oversight of Sacco’s ERP system and handling system issues arising by liaising with a service provider.
  • Maintenance and update the Sacco website.
  • Analyzing network performance issues and breakdowns of systems and peripheral equipment.
  • Creating and maintaining user connectivity and creating user accounts based on Sacco’s protocol and standards.
  • Computer system maintenance both hardware and software
  • Implementation controls in all areas of IT.
  • Resolving user problems and offering help desk services and support to computer users
  • Managing company database and ensuring database security policy
  • Running daily backups
  • Development of IT Value added services such as mobile platforms
  • Train users on new software packages and systems.

Experience, Knowledge and Abilities

  • At least Three (3) years of experience in a similar position in a busy IT department in a financial institution
  • Experience in Microsoft Navision ERP in a Sacco is an added
  • Database administration and Software architecture
  • Creative, innovative, excellent communication, teamwork and interpersonal skills and able to work without supervision

Academic and Professional Qualifications

  • Diploma in IT from a recognized institution. A degree in Computer Science and Information Technology is an added advantage.

Application Procedure

Interested and qualified candidates are invited to submit detailed curriculum vitae indicating their current and expected remuneration package to: by 17th May 2022.