Computer IT Jobs at Electoral Commission of Zambia, Zambia Daily Mail Limited, Kazang Zambia Limited, Keda Zambia Ceramics Company Limited and many other Companies

Deadline of this Job: 
28 October 2022

To plan, develop and implement digital and social media communication strategies, policies and oversee social media communities and campaigns with responsibilities such as research, content creation and update, monitoring and reporting in order to achieve superior stakeholder engagement, and website traffic.
The Social Media Officer will be reporting to the Senior Corporate Affairs Officer,

• Develop and implement a digital and social media strategy to assist the Commission achieve its objectives. Helps social reach, engagement and referral traffic.
• Monitors social media trends, including new platforms and changes to existing ones.
• Responds timeously to and addresses the community's queries and complaints efficiently and professionally.
• Executes and optimises content during campaigns to ensure momentum and optimal visibaty. Keep up to date with the latest trends within the digital and social media landscape.
• Monitors effective benchmarks best practices) for measuring the impact of social media campaigns.
• Performs any other related duties that the supervisor may reasonably request form time to time.


• Degree in Mass Communications/Public Relations 2.
• Minimum 3 years post qualifying relevant experience as a social media professional, 3.
• Knowledge of graphic designing 4. Knowledge of global trends in media and public relations practice.
• Hands on experience in website information and content management Valid Membership to Zambia
• Public Relations Association (ZAPRA) (now Zambia Institute of Public Relations and Communication - ZIPRC).
• Experience in a quasi-government institution added advantage. Strong ICT skills.

• Non-partisan.
• Honest and reliable with moral strength. Innovative and proactive.
• High degree of attention to detail High degree of integrity.
• Tact and diplomacy. Ability to work with minimum supervision.
• Self-starter

• Good inter-personal and communication skills.
• Analytical, organizational and leadership skills.
• Report writing and general written and oral presentation skills.

Deadline of this Job: 25 October 2022

ICT Manager
Zambia Daily Mail Limited, an equal opportunity employer and leading newspaper Company in Zambia, inviting suitably qualified and high caliber candidate to fill the position of ICT MANAGER at Head Office.
Reports to the Managing Editor, the ICT Manager will be required to provide leading edge ICT services to the functional units of Zambia Daily Mail Limited. The incumbent is expected to be an innovator, a creative person with futuristic ‘ideas on technology, someone who is able to lead teams to develop solutions, rot just for internal usage, but to take these solutions to market as a means of generating income for the organization. It will be further expected that the individual will have demonstrable track record of all the above referenced quality traits.

Main Duties:
• Provides strategic direction and key technical oversight of ICT to support high-quality programs implementation.
• Leads the ICT team in the delivery of innovative services, supports the computing hardware, networks and software needs of numerous departments of Zambia Daily Mail Limited and provides both strategic and operational guidance to the Team.
• Drives digital innovation and serves as a cross-functional change agent across departments and units, orienting management and operations teams on trends n technology applicable to the organization.
• Manages team dynamics and staff well-being including the development of individual performance plans and monitoring of agreed performance targets forall direct reports.
• Based on insights from supervisor and management leads, the incumbent designs and implements ICT strategy by working with cross-functional teams to map and transition traditional processes to digital ones.
• Develops a clearly defined and compelling digital strategy for the organisation’s future and champion the use of digital technology and practices toengender a digital mind-set at Zambia Daily Mail Limited.
• Measures ROI on digital technology projects, provide investment in the digital tools and resources
• Works with teams across the organization to generate innovative digital solutions for services.
Supports and supervises of information management focused on data quality, security and uses.
Provides ICT strategic inputs at the Executive management level of the organization.
• Develops and tracks ICT budgets

• Bachelor’s degree or higher in relevant IT field; or at least 10 years of practical experience in similar ICT management or senior leadership roles.
• At least 5 years’ experience at Senior Leadership level with practical demonstrable accomplishments in development, deployment, Implementation and maintenance of IT systems.
• Proven leadership and strong management skills.
• Certificate in Project Management is an added advantage.
• Proficient at establishing IT services framework and T security policies.
• Must possess project and budget management skills.
• Strong grasp and understanding of ICT with forward looking preparedness of the ever-changing ICT environment.
• Good understanding of networking technologies both wired and wireless.
• Highly innovative with knowledge of Linux/Unix, Mac OSX and Windows OS

Deadline of this Job: 13 October 2022

Qualifications & Experience:
• Grade 12 certificate
• Diploma in computer science or Diploma in the related fields.
• At least 1 years’ work experience in a similar role
• Good interpersonal skills and team player

Key Performance Areas among others include:
• Developing and maintaining customer database
• Providing Monthly, weekly and daily sales support reports
• Providing Monthly, weekly and daily customer reports
• Providing support to the sales team
• Cleaning and preparing data
• Any other data support work assigned by the supervisor

Skills Profile:
• Good analytical skills and data interpretation
• Expertise in statistics
• Good communication and writing skills
• Solution oriented
• High level of accuracy and attention to detail
• Must be computer literate and should be able to use soft ware such as word, excel, PowerPoint
• Ability to work with minimal supervision
Closing date: 13th October,2022

Deadline of this Job: 15 October 2022

KEDA Zambia Ceramics Company Limited is a joint venture with presence in West Africa and East Africa and is headquartered in China. Currently KEDA is the world’s biggest ceramic company and clean coal gasification system supplier. With 26 years’ continuous development, devoting on “limitless innovation and pursuit of better forever”, KEDA has been the leading representative in the ceramic industry in the world.

Key Duties and Responsibilities of a Graphic Designer
• Plans and illustrates concepts by designing rough layouts of art and copy regarding arrangement, size, type size and style, and related aesthetics.
• Study design briefs and determine requirements
• Conceptualize visuals based on requirements
• Prepare rough drafts and present ideas
• Use the appropriate colors and layouts for each graphic
• Reviewing final layouts and suggesting improvements if required.
• Keeping up to date with design and software trends

Required Skills and Competencies
• Degree in graphic Design
• Must be familiar with computers and Microsoft Office packages.
• Proven graphic designing experience.
• A strong portfolio of illustrations or other graphics.
• Familiarity with design software and technologies.
• Must have good skills in photoshop
• A strong eye for visual composition.
• Excellent communication skills

Deadline of this Job: 24 October 2022

Job no: 555965
Contract type: Fixed Term Appointment
Level: G-5
Location: Zambia
Categories: Supply Management, Operations, Transportation
This is a Generic Vacancy Announcement: ICT Assistant, GS5, Lusaka, Lusaka, Zambia, GS5 Talent Group.
Talent Groups at UNICEF are exclusive lists of pre-vetted, highly qualified candidates intended to fast-track recruitment processes as positions become available. After a rigorous selection process, successful candidates will be placed in the ICT Assistant (GS5) Talent Group for UNICEF Lusaka, Zambia for a period of 36 months. While placement in the Talent Group does not guarantee a position, it is an important resource for filling vacancies. Candidates placed into the Talent Group will be reviewed when a relevant position becomes available at and if found suitable, are offered placements through a direct selection process.
UNICEF works in some of the world’s toughest places, to reach the world’s most disadvantaged children. To save their lives. To defend their rights. To help them fulfill their potential.
Across 190 countries and territories, we work for every child, everywhere, every day, to build a better world for everyone.
And we never give up.
For every child, Equality..……
The UNICEF Programme of Cooperation with the Government of the Republic of Zambia (GRZ) is designed to address and mitigate the threat of poverty the country’s children face, while responding to the needs with interventions addressing the multiple causative factors.
To find out more about UNICEF’s work in Zambia, please visit
How can you make a difference?
Under the guidance and supervision of the T4D Specialist, Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Assistants perform procedural and some specialized activities pertaining to UNICEF’s ICT systems, which include desktop administration and server operations. Specialized activities typically pertain to the installation and routine configuration of ICT system components and user orientation. Procedural activities include all other processes that may not require the application of specialized information technology training and knowledge, such as maintaining technical and user documentation and/or serving as focal point for receipt and processing of user requests.
The ICT Assistant is accountable for the delivery of effective and efficient Help Desk second line support services to all users in the office. Responsible for diagnosing, resolving or escalating Zambia Help Desk calls related to IT applications or processes redirected from ZAM Help Desk first line support in a timely manner. The incumbent provides call documentation and reports for ZAM Help Desk; Supports migration related to new technologies; and provides support and guidance to users.
Key function, accountabilities and related duties/tasks
• Providing first-level support that includes receiving, processing and logging service requests.
• Managing lifecycle of ICT incidents assigned to him/her in service management tool.
• Providing support in conferencing with ICT and audiovisual equipment as and when requested.
• Creating and assigning work orders.
• Maintaining and updating files (electronic and paper) and internal databases.
• Maintaining ICT inventory, manuals and other documentation. This may require the incumbent to lift, move, mount, or store equipment.
Please review the details in the attached GJP of the position: ICT Assistant G5 Specific JD ZCO.pdf
To qualify as an advocate for every child you will have…
• Completion of Secondary education is required, a formal training or degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Telecommunications, Engineering will be an added advantage
• ITIL Foundation Certificate or equivalent customer support certification is an asset.
• A minimum of five years of practical work experience in information technology, requiring systematic methods of troubleshooting and problem solving is required.
• Experience in providing assistance to users on IT products and services, and use of applications and diagnostic tools is required.
• Practical experience in providing technical and business Customer Support and Services is required.
• Practical experience and working knowledge of various computer platforms and applications is required.
• Fluency in English is required. Knowledge of another official UN language or a local language is an asset.
Demonstrates courtesy, tact, patience and ability to work effectively with people of different national and cultural backgrounds
For every Child, you demonstrate…
UNICEF’s Core Values of Care, Respect, Integrity, Trust and Accountability (CRITA) underpin everything we do and how we do it. Get acquainted with Our Values Charter:
UNICEF competencies required for this post are…
• Builds and maintains partnerships level 1
• Demonstrates self-awareness and ethical awareness level 1
• Drive to achieve results for impact level 1
• Innovates and embraces change level 1
• Manages ambiguity and complexity level 1
• Thinks and acts strategically level 1
• Works collaboratively with others level 1
During the recruitment process, we test candidates following the competency framework. Familiarize yourself with our competency framework and its different levels: competency framework here.
UNICEF is committed to diversity and inclusion within its workforce, and encourages all candidates, irrespective of gender, nationality, religious and ethnic backgrounds, including persons living with disabilities, to apply to become a part of the organization.
We offer a wide range of benefits to our staff, including paid parental leave, breastfeeding breaks and reasonable accommodation for persons with disabilities. UNICEF strongly encourages the use of flexible working arrangements.
UNICEF has a zero-tolerance policy on conduct that is incompatible with the aims and objectives of the United Nations and UNICEF, including sexual exploitation and abuse, sexual harassment, abuse of authority and discrimination. UNICEF also adheres to strict child safeguarding principles. All selected candidates will be expected to adhere to these standards and principles and will therefore undergo rigorous reference and background checks. Background checks will include the verification of academic credential(s) and employment history. Selected candidates may be required to provide additional information to conduct a background check.
• UNICEF’s active commitment towards diversity and inclusion is critical to deliver the best results for children.
• Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and advance to the next stage of the selection process.
• The GVA is open to all (internal and external candidates)
• UNICEF appointments are subject to medical clearance.  Appointments may also be subject to inoculation (vaccination) requirements, including against SARS-CoV-2 (COVID). Government employees that are considered for employment with UNICEF are normally required to resign from their government before taking up an assignment with UNICEF. UNICEF reserves the right to withdraw an offer of appointment, without compensation, if a visa or medical clearance is not obtained, or necessary inoculation requirements are not met, within a reasonable period for any reason.
• Placement in the Talent Group does not guarantee a position and does not translate into an offer of employment

Deadline of this Job: 17 October 2022

Job Title: IT Systems Manager
Department/Unit: Administration/IT Systems
Location: Lusaka, Zambia
Category: Full-Time
Reports to: Director of Finance and Operations

The USAID Controlling HIV Epidemic for Key and Underserved Populations (CHEKUP II) Activity is a five-year project to address the needs of people living with HIV (PLHIV) and those most at risk of acquiring HIV and contribute to HIV mitigation and epidemic control, improving the health outcomes of priority populations in the highest HIV-burden provinces of Zambia. USAID CHEKUP II is implemented by John Snow Health Zambia (JSH).

Position Description:
JSH seeks a dynamic and highly experienced candidate for the position of IT Systems Manager to be based in Lusaka, Zambia. S/he will work closely with the Finance and Administration team to oversee and deploy all USAID CHEKUP II Office IT systems and support with programmatic IT as needed. The IT Manager will report to the Director of Finance & Operations.

Roles and Responsibilities:
• Design, manage and implement all USAID CHEKUP II Office IT systems
• Support implementation and adoption of management information systems including effective tracking of all IT assets. Maintain up-to-date inventory of all IT equipment and software.
• Maintain & monitor security of all data and electronic files. Review and conduct regular testing of the business continuity plans for all project systems including office operations, ensuring adherence to most current IT security standards and policies.
• Maintain the electronic helpdesk system.
• Maintain and implement a schedule for preventative maintenance of all IT equipment.
• Coordinate with vendors and ensure effective performance including support of warranty claims.
• Maintain, track and ensure implementation of service level agreements with vendors.
• Provide timely updates on team performance, task schedules to the Director of Finance and Operations and the Senior Management team, as applicable.
• Maintain and monitor office IT infrastructure and internet connectivity. Resolve telecommunications problems with the telephone network for the office.
• Maintain materials and up-to-date documentation for all IT activities.
• Occasional travel to district offices and dream centers to support IT systems set-up in new offices and provide ongoing support as needed.
• Perform other duties as assigned by the Director of Finance & Operations or other senior staff.

• Bachelor’s degree Information Technology, Computer Science, Operations, or equivalent.
• At least 8 years’ experience in IT Systems Administration, Networking and user support.
• Candidates should demonstrate supervisory skills and ability to guide and mentor IT personnel.
• Candidates should be proactive and able to equitably allocate tasks to team members; monitor and appraise activities on a regular basis. S/he should also be able to use project management systems and provide timely updates on progress of tasks to the supervisor, project staff and management.
• Relevant experience with USAID-funded programs and knowledge of USAID rules, and regulations strongly desired.
• Strong client-oriented service inclination and exemplary interpersonal skills.
• Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills in English.
• Strong initiative and self-motivation required, with a commitment to teamwork.
• Experience in with setup and administration of mail servers, data servers including disaster recovery and performance tuning.
• Experience in setting-up network infrastructure including configuration of routers, wireless access-points, deployment and configuration of centralized antivirus systems.
• Experience in PC and Network device diagnosis and repair.
• Ability to liaise with relevant stakeholders in scheduling and workflow management.
• Experience with IT procurement is strongly desired. Ability and assertiveness in negotiating fair terms with contractors, service providers and vendors is important. This will include ensuring quality and timely delivery of outsourced services.
• Willingness and ability to travel in-country as needed.
Supervision and Reporting:
The IT Systems Manager will work under the supervision of the Director of Finance and Operations.