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ICT Network Associate Job Vacancy at UNDP Nigeria
« on: Apr 27, 2010, 01:24 PM »
The following vacancy exist at United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Nigeria:

Location: Abuja, NIGERIA
Application Deadline: 04-May-10
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.

Duties and Responsibilities

Summary of Key Functions:
•   Implementation of  ICT strategies and introduction/implementation of new technologies.
•   Effective functioning of the UN Agencies hardware and software packages.
•   Networks administration.
•   Provision of web management services.
•   Provision of Helpdesk and administrative support.
•   Facilitation of knowledge building and knowledge sharing

Impact of Results:
The key results have an impact on the overall efficiency of the UN Agencies and Country Office including improved business results and client services. Forward-looking ICT management has an impact on the organization of office management, knowledge sharing, and information provision.

•   Corporate Competencies
•   Functional Competencies
•   Development and Operational Effectiveness
•   Leadership and Self-Management

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.

Language Requirements:
Fluency (both written and oral) in English.  Ability to communicate in one national language.

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