Special Projects Lead Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Nairobi

ICT Authority

Job Description

Job Title:

Special Projects Lead

Reports To:

Head of PMO





Direct Reports:

Special Projects Officer



Responsible for:

Overall coordination of special ICT projects in Government

Key Tasks

1. Oversee the execution of special ICT projects in Government

2. Ensure that special ICT projects are implemented within the framework of the Government Enterprise Architecture (GEA)

3. Ensure that projects are supported by best practice knowledge and they demonstrate business value and financial viability

4. Track the performance of special ICT projects throughout their lifecycle

5. Ensure that special ICT projects are delivered on time and within budget

6. Ensure the hand-over to operational support (Infrastructure Support, Applications Support and Service Management

7. Ensure business benefits can be realized or that risks inhibiting realization are highlighted

8. Perform any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

Key Performance Measures

Knowledge, experience and qualifications required

1. Degree in an ICT related field (Computer Science, Information Systems, Technology and Engineering)

2. Seven years’ experience in the ICT field, including IT Governance, systems development, implementation and maintenance / enhancements of solutions operational responsibility in a corporate/public sector organization

Personal skills and attributes required

1. Project management skills and ability to prioritize

2. Problem solving skills

3. Management experience in leading and developing an ICT support team

4. Analytical skills; able to evaluate information and situations and take sound decisions

5. Excellent organisational and analytical skills

6. Proven leadership skills

ICT Authority is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disability and women are highly encouraged to apply.

The following documents will be required during application

Application Letter
Copy of Academic Certificates
Copy of Professional Certificates
Copy of Curriculum Vitae
Copy of National ID

Application is strictly online on http://recruitment.icta.go.ke

Deadline for application is 19th June, 2018


To apply for this job please visit recruitment.icta.go.ke.