Information Technology Intern: Plan International
Deadline: 27 July 2018
Location: Bulawayo Program Area
Duration: One year
Plan International is an independent development and humanitarian organization that advances children’s rights and equality for girls. We believe in the power and potential of every child. We support children’s rights from birth until they reach adulthood and we enable children to prepare for – and respond to – crises and adversity. We drive changes in practice and policy at local, national and global levels using our reach, experience and knowledge. In Zimbabwe, we have been building powerful partnerships for children for over 31 years. Plan International operates an equal opportunities policy and actively encourages diversity.
Information Technology (IT) Service Operation and Support – receive, register, classify and ensure resolution of all IT service support requests; IT Service Availability Management – responsible for defining, analysing, planning, measuring and improving all aspects of the availability of IT services; Provide IT expertise to communities that the organisation works with (IT as a medium of development); IT Problem Management – responsible for managing the lifecycle of all problems.
Knowledge, Skills and Behaviours required in achieving role’s objectives
Studying towards a Higher Diploma/Degree in Information Technology, Information Systems or Computer Studies; Able to prioritise work effectively for execution with limited resources; Embrace Child-centeredness, Child protection, Community participation and partnership; Capability to communicate ideas and technical information to a non-technical audience; Works collaboratively as a team player, listens actively and values contributions
Interested candidates who meet the above requirements are required to submit their curriculum vitae & cover letter outlining their suitability for the preferred position to: [email protected]
Plan International takes very seriously the responsibility and duty to ensure that we and anyone who represents us does not in any way harm or place at risk children and young people. In this regard, reference and background checks on applicants will be performed including police clearances on child related offences in conformity with our Safeguarding Policy. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Plan International does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process.