IT Officer

Announced Date:  2019-09-02
Last Deadline:  2019-09-11

Organization: International Medical Corps
City: Kabul
Job Location: Kabul
Job Category: Information Technology
Vacancy No: 024-09-2019-IMC
Employeement: FullTime
No of Job(s): 1
Experience: 3 years
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field.
Contract Duration: 4 months with possibility of extension.
Salary Scale: As per organization salary scale
Nationality: Afghan
Gender: Male/Female
Deadline: 2019-09-11

About International Medical Corps

International Medical Corps (IMC) is a global humanitarian nonprofit organization dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through health care training and relief programs. IMC is carrying out medical relief services in several provinces of Afghanistan.


Job Description

Essential Job Duties/Scope of Work:

The IT Officer oversees IMC Afghanistan Information Technology Unit matters up to the field sites. The incumbent is required to have a strong knowledge of LAN/WAN network concepts, the planning, implementation and management of network infrastructures. The IT Officer will coordinate the planning, installation and implementation of new or modified LAN/WAN related hardware, software, applications and/or operating systems whenever is required. The IT Officer is responsible for providing technical support of network infrastructure, computers, servers and payroll software.​ The IT Officer will support computer and server operating systems, hardware, and software and support to knowledge building and knowledge sharing.


Excellent LAN/WAN project management and support experience.
Extensive knowledge of a LAN/​WAN environment, network protocols and configurations.
Develop and utilize methods, techniques, diagnostic tools or criteria to troubleshoot, diagnose and resolve complex LAN/WAN related hardware, software, operating systems and network problems.

Monitor and support network infrastructure and ensure efficient network operations by evaluating and troubleshooting hardware, software, and other network related problems.
Monitor and support software/hardware installation includes operating system installation in computers, photocopy machines, printers, multimedia projectors, Microsoft outlook configurations, antivirus installations.
Advanced problem solving and troubleshooting of computer & server hardware issues and network connections.
Performance of maintenance and minor repairs on hardware equipment.
Support to knowledge building and knowledge sharing
Support to efficient and effective ICT management and support
Understand quality, security and compliance requirements for supported areas and assess changes for risk to the organization environment.
Support field sites and other departments when required.
Check computers internet connectivity, antivirus updates on Daily, Monthly and Yearly basis.
Creation and Termination of IMC official email accounts.
Configuration of IMC official email accounts with Micros Soft exchange.
Troubleshooting of any IT issue (eg. Outlook, Webmail, Software Installation, Activation, Antivirus etc.(In IMC sub offices with online Team Viewer software).
Any other assigned job by LM.


Manage IT Officer/ Assistants at field site offices appropriately.


Provide technical training and support to IT assistant, management, and other staff.
Maintain and monitor internet equipment in the office to ensure connectivity, set up and upgrade of all IT equipment.
Conduct regular back up of files, servers, and Microsoft exchange email servers.
Install and upgrade software packages.
Conduct and assess regular market and source out, recognize potential, reliable and cost effective new vendors for any future consideration
Ensure the Internet Security software is update on all servers and workstations.
Undertake all other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Country Management.

Job Requirement


Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field.
3 years’ experience with LAN and WAN architectures and technologies.
At least 2-3 years related experience and/or training with a NGO organization.


Excellent communication skills (oral & written) in Dari / Pashto / English.
Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints.
Ability to effectively present information to management.


MCSE (Microsoft Certified System Engineer)
MS Office
Hardware A+
IT Security
Mikrotik configuration knowledge etc.


Solid understanding of business practices with fundamental understanding of project management methodology.
Results oriented and self motivated with the ability to take ownership of IT projects and deliver them on time and within budget.
Must be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously while dealing with frequent interruptions and working in a high-pressure environment.
Maintain strong attention to detail.
Able to work over time on weekends or holidays required by the supervisor or program or any other tasks which need to be completed.
Must be honest, well mannered, polite, and co-operative with colleagues, hospital staff, and vendors/suppliers.

Submission Guideline

Please submit a complete written Application and Resume   through email or in sealed envelope (marked "Confidential") and indicate the vacancy Announcement Name and Number with Contact Address or Telephone Number to HR/Administration Department on the following Addresses:

Kabul Office: House # 11, St # 6 Qala-e- Fatullah Khan, District # 10, Kabul Province, Afghanistan

Contact Number- 0799 566120/ 0794892299


Kindly indicate VA number and Title in subject of your e –mail and please note that applications with a different subject will be ignored.

Only those candidates will be called for interview who meets the qualification and requirements for the mentioned position.

Important: To ensure an open, transparent staff selection process pleases Certify in your application form that I have no relative or personal relationship with International Medical Corps employees if yes, please disclose the Name, Position and Relation, otherwise your CV will be not considered for shortlis

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