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Thursday, October 31, 2019

Director ICT & Research Job at ABS Consulting Group - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Director ICT & Research [ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Consulting , Category: Research ]

Jobs at: ABS Consulting Group

Deadline of this Job:
13th November 2019
Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Kampala , East Africa

Date Posted: Wednesday, October 30, 2019 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed
ABS Consulting Group, BID award Gold winner for the International Star for Leadership in Quality, is an independent management consulting firm that assists clients to improve, operations. Our expertise, gained through many years of consulting assists us to provide the best in management consulting. Our Client in the Communication sector is desirous of filling the below vacant positions within the Organisation
Job Title: Director ICT & Research
Reports To: Executive Director Department: ICT & Research.

Job Responsibilities:
• Main Purpose Responsible for the development, governance and management of research functions and ICT services across the Organization.
• The role provides strategic and administrative leadership to the functional delivery of high quality ICT services and research and operationalizes ICT and data applications to deliver optimal performance.

Job Skills:
• Strong technical acumen with an adept understanding of technological/ICT trends
• Passionate and highly skilled in research
• Demonstrated ability to get to the essence of a new concept quickly.
• Project Management skills including design and implementation of ICT projects

Job Qualifications:
• A Master's degree in Telecommunications Engineering, Computer Science or any other related field in Science and Technology,Project Management
• Experience of at least 10 years of working of which five (5) years should be in senior management/leadership experience in a corporate setting.
• Vast and successful experience in managing multiple
• ICT disciplines and bringing together diverse functions to achieve excellent results in a user focused environment.
• Demonstrated experience in business process analysis, project planning, risk management and budgeting, including the deployment of resources to achieve objectives and quality
• Experience in excellent stakeholder management, including successfully managing complex stakeholder relations.
• Good understanding of the major components supporting a complex shared ICT service;
• Creative and strategic thinking
• Initiative & Innovation
• Communication skills in both verbal and written form
• Interpersonal skills
• Problem solving and analytical skills
• Team orientation
• Adaptability/openness to change
• A positive can-do attitude,
• Demonstrate calmness and composure in times of uncertainty and stress.
• Ability to monitor and oversee budgets in a complex, diverse and changing environment

Job Education Requirements: Not Specified

Job Experience Requirements: Not Specified

Job application procedure
For more information about Job Descriptions, please visit our website
Application Procedure If you meet the above requirements, please submit your application enclosing detailed curriculum vitae giving three references, copies of academic and professional certificates, postal address and daytime telephone contact not later than 13th November 2019
Addressed to:
The Managing Director, ABS Consulting Group
Workers House, 1 Pilkington Road, 9th Floor, Southern Wing
P.O.Box 29526, Kampala, Uganda
Please indicate the position applied for on the envelope ('Application for the position of.......)
Submit your applications to ABS Consulting Group Limited, Plot 1 Pilkington Road, Workers House 9th Floor, and Southern Wing.
Other Information: Our Client is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification, and applications received after the closing date will not be considered.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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