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  • Posted: Sep 18, 2023
    Deadline: Oct 6, 2023
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    KyU is located approximately 115 Km North East of Nairobi on Sagana - Embu - Highway. It is the successor to Kirinyaga Technical Institute which was conceived by the people of Kirinyaga way back in 1971 when the former head of state His Excellency the President, Hon. Daniel Arap Moi C.G.H., M.P. (then Vice-president) launched the Harambee Fund Raising Drive ...
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    ICT Manager


    Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Monitor implementation of ICT project activities at the university to ensure that they are done according to schedule.
    • Prepare tactical and operational plans for the ICT department to ensure that all ICT tools, processes and systems are in place to meet the ICT requirements.
    • Oversee the implementation and success of ERP system in the University for efficient service delivery.
    • Overseeing ICT projects, including planning, scheduling, managing and progress reporting.
    • Establish and implement effective ICT risk management security and data recovery strategies of the University.
    • Manage and set priorities for the design, maintenance, development, and evaluation of all infrastructure systems, including LANs, WANs, Internet, intranet, security, wireless implementations.
    • Prepare work schedules in the Department to ensure set objectives are met according to the stipulated timeframe and work is done efficiently.
    • Provide leadership and technical direction for the department
    • Conduct performance evaluation for departmental staff and carry out training needs analysis and recommend employee development programmes.
    • Develop and manage the department’s annual work plan and budget.
    • Undertake periodic review of the ICT system projects and procedures and recommend improvement.
    • Perform any other duty as may be assigned by the Vice Chancellor.


    • Master’s degree in Information Technology/Computer Science/Computer Engineering or its equivalent from accredited and recognized University. PhD degree in the relevant field will be an added advantage.
    • Three (3) years working experience as Deputy ICT Manager 

    Method of Application

    Terms and conditions of service

    • Successful candidates will be offered a competitive remuneration package.
    • Employment will be on Permanent and Pensionable terms.
    • Those with degrees from foreign universities should attach certificates of equation and recognition of qualifications from Kenya National Qualifications Authority.
    • Applicants must meet requirements of Chapter Six of the Kenya Constitution, 2010

    Mode of application

    Applicants must submit five (5) copies of applications giving details of the educational and professional qualifications, age, detailed work experience, present post and salary, applicant’s telephone number and e-mail address. Enclose certified copies of certificates and testimonials giving names and addresses of three (3) referees who are knowledgeable about the applicant’s competence and areas of specialization, accompanied by a detailed curriculum vitae and a copy of most recent letter of appointment.

    Interested applicants should send the applications to the undersigned, quoting the reference number for the job applied for so as to be received on or before 6th October, 2023.

    P. O. BOX 143-10300

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