OXFAM Information Technology Officer Jobs 2023 – Uganda NGO Jobs

OXFAM Information Technology Officer Jobs 2023 – Uganda NGO Jobs.

OXFAM Uganda looking for “Information Technology Officer”.

Applicants with a University Degree may apply on or before October 08, 2023.

Oxfam is a British-founded confederation of 21 independent charitable organizations focusing on the alleviation of global poverty, founded in 1942 and led by Oxfam International. Founded at 17 Broad Street, Oxford, as the Oxford Committee for Famine Relief by a group of Quakers, social activists, and Oxford academics in 1942 and registered in accordance with UK law in 1943, the original committee was a group of concerned citizens, including Henry Gillett (a prominent local Quaker), Theodore Richard Milford, Gilbert Murray and his wife Mary, Cecil Jackson-Cole, and Alan Pim.

OXFAM Information Technology Officer Jobs 2023

The OXFAM has published a job vacancy announcement on September 27, 2023 for qualified Uganda’s to fill in the vacant post of Information Technology Officer to be based in Kampala, Uganda.

Recruiter OXFAM
Position Information Technology Officer
Location Kampala, Uganda
Country Uganda
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification University Degree
Experience Required Minimum One years
Application Deadline October 08, 2023

OXFAM Job Vacancy 2023

Job Purpose – Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

Computer Systems: Network and Email

  • Maintains the local area network. Ensure the reliability of the local e-mail and Internet systems in Kampala office and programme field offices.
  • Manages network according to minimum standards, including: taking regular backups of all local data, ensuring that the virus protection software is installed on all machines & updated regularly, upgrading and installing new versions of software on users the workstations in the office like MS office, Sage pastel etc as advised by the ICT Co-ordinator .
  • Overall responsibility for management and maintenance of all computer systems in the Uganda Programme, assessment of requirements on purchase of hardware/software for the office. To ensure this is done in coordination with the IT/Business Systems Co-ordinator.
  • Provides first line software support to all in country staff including troubleshooting all the software problems.
  • Provides training to all in-country staff. Induct new staff in Oxfam’s computer systems.
  • Provides first level hardware maintenance & upgrades.
  • Keeps an up to date inventory of all IT equipment both software and hardware.
  • Pick up tickets from helpdesk that will capture regular support issue for the purpose of generating management information required for performance improvement
  • Ensures that the IT infrastructure is supported by stable power connectivity across the programme
  • Carries out hands-on routine maintenance and servicing of computers for both field and country office
  • Follows up on maintenance / repairs of IT equipment.

Position in Organization:

  • Annual Salary and Benefits: N/A
  • Internal Job Grade: D1
  • Contract type: Fixed Term Contract
  • Reporting to: Business Support Manager
  • Staff reporting to this post: N/A
  • Locations: Kampala
  • Annual Budget: N/A


  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology , Information Systems, or related field
  • Significant knowledge and experience in basic hardware (how hardware works), operating systems (like Windows server 2008 or later and Active directories and Window 10) training and training on other applications
  • Ability to solve some of the hardware problems on their own and provide good support on applications to the users (job specific).
  • Excellent personal communication skills, in written and verbal English
  • Ability to meet deadlines and able to organise work effectively whilst being proactive and showing initiative and tenacity (achieving results)
  • Understanding of cloud computing technologies
  • Knowledge in business automation utilizing Microsoft internal products, such as Power Apps, Power Automate, and SharePoint.
  • Ability to show logic and thinking through options before deciding on a course of action (thinking and understanding).
  • Training skills in one to one capacity groups and support role.
  • Proven experience as a team worker and demonstrably cooperative with members of other teams, responding quickly and accurately to queries and issues
  • Ability to travel to the field – could be frequent (self-management)
  • A high level of self-awareness, personal energy, stamina and flexibility. Ability to work creatively, effectively and under own initiative

How to Apply OXFAM Information Technology Officer Jobs 2023

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://jobs.oxfamnovib.nl/job/Kampala-%28UGA_KAM%29-Information-Technology-Officer/986877101/

The Closing Date: October 08, 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Particulars Details Link
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Official Website www.oxfam.org
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