Head of ICT Employment Opportunity – Letshego
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Reports to: Chief Operations Officer
Letshego Holdings Limited (“Letshego”) was incorporated in 1998, is headquartered in Gaborone and has been publicly listed on the Botswana Stock Exchange since 2002. Today it is one of Botswana’s largest indigenous groups, with a market capitalisation of approximately USD500mn, placing it in the top 50 listed sub-Sahara African companies (ex-South Africa), with an agenda focused on inclusive finance. Through its eleven country presence across Southern, East and West Africa (Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Rwanda, Swaziland, Tanzania and Uganda), its subsidiaries provide simple, appropriate and accessible consumer, microfinance and savings solutions to the financially under-served. Letshego is committed to skills development.
Job Summary: The Head of ICT is responsible for the information systems being used. Key focus areas include Maintenance of data integrity and accuracy testing of new updates and fixes, training users in IT systems, implementation of ICT policies, new products and system changes, provision and maintenance of reports, software and database management and ensuring IT support for all resource. The Head of ICT is also charged with the department strategy and budgeting.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
- The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Information Technology. A Master’s degree is an added advantage.
- Certificate in CCNA COMPTIA A+, CISM & ITIL
- At least six years of experience in the department preferably in a financial institution.
- Ability to develop strong relationships with those performing similar roles at peer group businesses and join any appropriate industry forums that will enhance job performance and understanding.
How to Apply:
All candidates should submit their applications physically to Plot 9, Wampewo Avenue
Deadline: 21st June 2019