Assistant Manager – I.T.

Lusaka, Zambia, Full Time Salary: Closes: June 23, 2021

ZSIC General Insurance Limited, is a leading provider of customer oriented short-term insurance services in Zambia. An equal opportunity employer and a member of IDC Group of Companies, ZSIC General Insurance seeks applications from suitably qualified and experienced persons to fill up the following position.
Assistant Manager – IT
Reporting to the Manager – IT, the Assistant Manager – IT will ensure the effective and efficient management, planning and configuration of different solutions within the Information Technology department.
The employee shall be specifically responsible for, inter alia, the following:
Supervision of IT staff.
To serve as subject matter expert.
IT strategic planning.
Organizing, controlling and evaluating IT and electronic data operations.
Designing, developing, implementing and coordinating systems, policies and procedures.
Backup systems and network security.
Identification of problem areas and solution implementation.
Disaster recovery and business continuity management.
System support.
System Audits.
Management report generation.
Participation in technical research on emerging technologies.
Minimum Qualifications and Experience
Full Grade 12 Certificate or equivalent
Degree in Computer Science/Telecommunications or its equivalent
Oracle, CCNA and Microsoft Certifications added advantage
Three (3) to five (5) years’ experience in a similar role
Windows Domain (Ms Office, Active Directory, Ms Exchange, DHCP and DNS)
Oracle 12c database and Premier Linux operating system
Virtualized environment (VMware or Hyper-V)
Experience working with Insurance or related system added advantage
Team player
Innovative and result oriented
Strong analytical thinking
Interested candidates who meet the minimum qualifications should apply to the Assistant Director – Human Capital, ZSIC General Insurance, Premium House, Independence Avenue, P.O. Box 30894, Lusaka, Zambia not later than Wednesday 23rd June 2021.