To catalyze the Kenyan tech community’s growth.


Information Technology Officer1

  • Company: Danish Refugee Council
  • Deadline: Wednesday 20th July 2011
  • Location: Nairobi
Job Description

The Danish Refugee Council has been providing relief and development services in the Horn of Africa region since 1997. The DRC Kenya Program seeks to fill the position above:

Provide technical support and be the main point of contact for IT related issues in the Dadaab Office

Qualifications, Experience & Skills Required:

  • Degree in IT or related field from a recognized institution
  • At least 2 years experience working in an IT support environment
  • Experience of working with networked computing systems/windows TCP/IT networking experience
  • Knowledge of and competence in Microsoft operating system and office suite
  • High level of hardware trouble shooting experience
  • Quick in learning new systems
  • Demonstrate a customer-focused, motivated and pro-active approach to work
  • Excellent communication skills, and fluent in spoken English and Kiswahili

Please note that all the above positions are on a 5-month contract with possibility of extension.

How to apply

Applicants are invited to submit their applications which should include a 1-page cover letter clearly stating their qualifications and an updated CV. Applications to be sent to clearly indicating the position applied for as the subject heading.

Deadline for receiving applications is Wednesday, July 20th, 2011.