Enterprise System and Applications Manager

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Enterprise System and Applications Manager   Insurance   Harare

Wanted is a Enterprise System and Applications Manager to join an organisation in the Insurance sector in Harare . Candidates invited to apply.  

Salary: Not specified    Applications Received:  38    Job Posted: 2021-10-07 01:55:50    Job Deadline: 2021-10-30    Job Status: Receiving Applications (Open)

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Job Description:

The Job:

  • The incumbent performs senior professional level business systems analysis and project management activities which include planning, designing, implementing and maintaining Group-wide business applications and computer systems. Reporting to the Group ICT Executive, the successful candidate will be responsible for the following:
  • Analysing and designing IT business processes for implementation within the portfolio and recommends identified alternative solutions to exploit new technologies and automation of systems.
  • Developing, maintaining and overseeing standards, processes, protocols, procedures and documentation related to area of responsibility ensuring compliance with statutory regulations.
  • Implementing system changes and administering access to systems and information utilizing approved information technology security policies, standards and guidelines.
  • Performing system administration activities, which include coordinating and managing the purchasing, installation, and configuration of desktops, software and related application software upgrades.
  • Leading the projects in areas of responsibility by determining project scope and staff resources required to complete projects; preparation of project work plans and timelines, monitoring project milestones and reporting project progress to management.
  • Conducting research and recommending required desktop and database configurations to ensure optimum performance and capability to meet the business needs of the Group.
  • Recommending resource and budget management to support operations strategy execution. Supervising, developing and supporting staff in area of responsibility

Qualifications & Experience:

  • The ideal candidate must possess the following:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Business Systems Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer Information Systems or a related field.
  • Postgraduate qualification (e.g, MBA /MSC) will be an added advantage
  • 8 years in systems administration and support, with 5 years of those at supervisory/managerial level or related environment.

Preferred Requirements:

  • Knowledge and experience of system design, development, implementation, and user support principles and practices.
  • Knowledge and experience of database management principles and practices;
  • Knowledge and experience of hardware and software system design and implementation principles and practices
  • Experience in Project management principles;
  • Experience in Advanced systems analysis methods, practices, and principles;
  • Knowledge of leading-edge technologies.
  • Knowledge and experience of information system troubleshooting methods.
  • Experience in Utilizing computer technology used for communication, data gathering and reporting
  • Expert Knowledge of Microsoft administration tools and services, Microsoft security standards, Microsoft applications, Microsoft systems and architecture.
  • Expert knowledge of remote management configuration & troubleshooting Experience in supervising /leading teams.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively through oral and written mediums.

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