Head Of IT And Projects in Lagos, Nigeria

Information Technology and Services
Information Technology
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
7 - 10 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female
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Job Description

    Plans and manages the IT environment.

    Directs solutions to functional and technical problems.

    Researches, selects, implements and maintains IT solutions, integrated with a variety of data sources.

    Ensure software integration into company systems meets functional requirements, system compliance and interface specifications.

    Coordinate all operations activity including integration of systems and roll out, enhance helpdesk,

    Assists in the planning and implementation of additions, deletions and major modifications to the supporting infrastructure.

    Implements network security for the organisation

    Oversees the administration and maintenance of the company's infrastructure, and directs more junior Innovators when necessary.

    Oversees the administration of the company's WAN.

    Oversees all IP telephone changes

    Oversees the administration and maintenance of computer Systems

    Oversees troubleshooting, systems backups, archiving, and disaster recovery and provides expert support when necessary.

    Works with project teams to help implement Internal Systems.

    Interacts with internal clients on all levels to help resolve IT-related issues and provides answers in a timely manner.

    Builds and maintains client relationships and manages the purchase of hardware and software products.

    Manages the purchasing of all software, hardware and other IT supplies.

    Ensures that company assets are maintained responsibly.

    Complies with and helps to enforce standard Extensity policies and procedures

     Submit project deliverables, ensuring adherence to quality standards.

     Develop and manage annual budgets for information technology projects

     Identify, review, or select vendors or consultants to meet project needs.

     Schedule and facilitate meetings related to Information technology projects.

     Develop and update plans for information technology projects including information such as project objectives, technology, systems, and information specifications.

     Develop, assess and select proper strategy for all IT Projects.

     Control and monitor project scope, Time, Cost, Quality and Risks.

     Annual maintenance and set-up of clients.


    B.Sc. Computer Science or Electronic & Electrical Engineering or relevant IT Facility Management degree.

    M.Sc. MIS (Management Information System) is an additional advantage

    3 or more of the following Certification MCP, MCSE, MCSA, MCITP, CCNA, CCNP,ITIL, MCTS, OCA, etc.

    Other technical certification such as: Prince2, PMP, ITIL Foundation Certified (a plus)

    At least 7yrs of cognate experience, post NYSC in similar role, in Information Technology, Microsoft applications and/or physical infrastructure.

    Extensive Knowledge of Computing or Networking hardware & software.

    Deep Networking Skills (LAN & WAN)

    IT strategy development, Change Management and Incident/Problem Management experience.

    Strong knowledge in SLAs, System & Software Quality Assurance and Best Practices & Methodologies.

    Visionary, innovative and lT smart individual who must have performed a similar job function in a commercially oriented organization.

    A higher degree MBA/MSC is an advantage

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