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John Snow, Inc. (JSI), a US based international public health consulting firm that manages four projects/contracts through its integrated office in Abuja, Nigeria. Through the Partnership for Supply Chain Management consortium, JSI implements the Supply Chain Management System (SCMS) project for the US Government as part of the US President™s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). The purpose is to establish and operate a safe, secure, reliable and sustainable supply chain management system to procure pharmaceutical and other products needed for the care and treatment of persons with HIV/AIDS and related infections. JSI implements the USAID /DELIVER PROJECT, funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), a global technical assistance project aimed at increasing the availability of essential health supplies through procurement services and assistance designed to strengthen health commodity supply chains in developing countries.
JSI is looking to employ qualified individuals for the below position:
Position: Information Technology Advisor (Calabar)
The Information Technology Advisor will be based in Calabar and will work under the guidance of the Zonal Director to provide oversight for all information technology related activities. The Information Technology Advisor will assist in managing IT infrastructure and provide support to the technical and administrative personnel of JSI Calabar Office.
Ensure a stable, secure, and robust network infrastructure
Perform network configuration and resolve problems with infrastructure support software both at the server and user level, with emphasis on XP, windows 7 and 2008 server platforms
Install new software releases and perform system upgrades
Evaluate and install patches
Provide both first and second level support, responding to problems implementing planned changes, and managing projects
Ensure user satisfaction
Develop strategies for maintaining and advancing IT Infrastructure Ensure proper execution of advancement projects
Supervise outside contractors
Minimum Skills and Qualifications
Applicants for this position must be Nigerian nationals or residents who possess the following minimum qualifications:
A bachelor™s degree in an IT related discipline.
At least 5 years of network administration and IT related experience . Proficiency in working with Windows 2008 Server, Microsoft Office suite 2007 and 2010, Windows XP and Windows 7
Strong knowledge of wireless and wired LAN technologies and protocols, network security and VOIP
Hands on experience with CISCO products
Ability to take initiative and to work in teams
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Method of Application:
Interested applicants should submit cover letter and resume by e-mail to: email@example.com
Instructions to Applicants