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Information Technology Assistant Under the administrative supervision of the UNODC Country Representative, and the technical supervision of the Team Leader, Global Field Office Support – ITS, the Information Technology Assistant will manage the Information Technology (IT) and communications support provided by ITS to this Field Office in a timely and accurate fashion, fully in line and consistent with UN rules, regulations and standards.

Position: Information Technology Assistant
Location: Abuja, NIGERIA
Application Deadline: 26-Jan-10
Languages Required: English 
Starting Date: (date when the selected canditate is expected to start)   01-Mar-2010
Duration of Initial Contract: 10 months

Duties and Responsibilities
•   Provides first level troubleshooting and technical support to users regarding computer hardware, software, network maintenance and administration
•   Undertakes planned regular maintenance of information technology equipment
•   Monitors proper power and environmental conditions for office technology equipment.
•   Monitors repairs and troubleshooting of data circuit, voice mail and fax links in co-ordination with service providers.
•   Takes regular backups and ensures restoration procedures for the LAN.
•   Plans and supervises installation and relocation of new computers, printers and LAN
•   Assists the programme staff in preparing presentations and documents designing
•   Maintain and updates the CONIG website
•   Maintain inventory and proper function of other relevant communications equipment (phones, mobiles, radios,
•   meras, Security Surveillance equipment etc) and assists in procurement of computer consumable and spare parts
•   Ensure the data protection via regular monitoring/updating of virus definitions, antivirus software
•   Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Skills and Experience
Education: Degree/diploma in Computer Sciences. Certifications from renowned IT institutions will be an added value.

•   At least 3 years of experience in IT support and network management.
•   Website management using CMS will be an added value.
•   Experience in Lotus Notes and Novell Netware.
•   Posses sound analytical and troubleshooting skills supplemented with excellent communications skills.
•   Supervise the office’s e-filing system and ensure compliance with existing and new IT policies and standards.
•   Proven Ability to work in a diverse team.

Language: Fluency in any UN (preferably English) and national language of the duty station, knowledge of French a distinct asset.

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United Nation (UN) Information Technology Assistant Jobs in Nigeria

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