Technical Manager

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • Applications have closed

VSO

VSO is an innovative International development organisation that contributes towards
addressing poverty and disadvantage through the placement of International and National
skilled professional volunteers with national partners. In order to deliver our mandate, VSO
Malawi seeks to recruit a Technical Manager. The position will be based in Lilongwe and will
report to the Digital Education Manager, Unlocking Talent (UT) Project.

Role Overview

The Technical Manager will provide leadership and managerial oversight for the efficient
and effective technical functionality of the Unlocking Talent programme in Malawi. Lead the
technical team in comprehensive technical and IT support to the Unlocking Talent Programme by ensuring the smooth functionality of all software and hardware elements in all UT Learning Centres. Lead in Digital Education Technology maintenance, troubleshooting and tracking of all tablets and Unlocking Talent equipment.

Minimum Requirements
Essential

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree level in IT or relevant technical field.
  • Excellent computer skills including hardware and software maintenance.
  • Experience in working in a demanding technical support role in a similar environment.
  • Very good communication skills both written and verbal. Including ability to communicate sensitively and assertively with a wide range of stakeholders.
  • Valid drivers’ license.

Desirable

  • Previous experience working in a similar function especially in an NGO environment.
  • Experience in using iOS and Apple products.

If you meet the above requirements, please find more details about the position and how to
apply from the following web address: https://vso.secure.force.com/jobopportunities/Job_DetailsPage?jid=a0m3z00000GFwD8&m=i

To submit your application, click on ‘Apply now’ and complete all relevant fields on the online application form. Kindly ensure that you have attached your latest detailed CV. The position is open to Malawian Nationals only.

You can also visit www.vsointernational.org To apply for this job