Information Technology Assistant

Posted 1 year ago

Achieving Health Nigeria Initiative (AHNi) is an indigenous non-governmental organization that promotes socio-economic development by supporting a broad range of global health programs, education, research, and livelihoods initiatives in Nigeria. USAID funded Accelerating Control of the HIV Epidemic in Nigeria (ACE) is seeking qualified candidates for the following positions:

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ASSISTANT: will support the IT Officer in carrying out periodic maintenance of all ICT equipment in AHNi offices, ensuring that they are in good working condition, support with the repair of all equipment, allocation of ICT equipment to staff and ensure that all equipment disbursement or return is properly documented. The IT Assistant will also assist in monitoring the use of all communication services (internet, GSM, satellite and radio), assist with the configuration of all accounts (email, NHF and other relevant platform) for all users and maintain a database for same. He/she will provide support in management of IT Service level agreement/contracts ensuring that phone/data bills are received, and payment processed on time. Assist in providing remote support to users, troubleshoot network and Internet connectivity issues and create/update hardcopy of all equipment folders with the equipment card and other relevant information. He/she will also support the IT Officer in the day-to-day user-support activities and follow up to ensure that all requested support is rendered within reasonable time frame.

Minimum Recruitment Standard

  • BS/BA degree in Engineering, Information Technology, Computer Science or its recognized equivalent with 3 – 5 years post national youth service relevant experience.
  • Or MS/MA Engineering, Information Technology, Computer Science or its recognized equivalent, and 1 – 3 years post national youth service relevant experience.
  • Candidate must possess Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certifications.
  • Demonstrated success in multicultural environments is an advantage.
  • Experience with a multi-site network (at least 3 sites) with a minimum of 200 users is highly desirable.

Method of application: Interested and qualified Candidates should forward a suitability statement (application) and resume (CV) as a single MS Word document to: AHNi-F&

Vacancy closes: Thursday 30th June 2022

Only applications sent electronically (i.e., by e-mail) with the JOB TITLE and LOCATION clearly indicated as the subject of the mail will be considered and only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

AHNi is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Disclaimer:  AHNi does not charge Candidates a fee for a test or interview

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