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* Head of IT – West Africa

The company, a West-African Mobile Phone network, is seeking a Head of IT to manage all aspects of their IT systems and Enterprise Solutions environment.

Reporting to the CEO, the Head of IT will have full responsibility for a number of vital technical issues including: Enterprise Solution enhancements/upgrades; Configuration management; User acceptance testing coordination; Change and release management; Operational analysis and reporting; IT Project Management; IT service desk.

The Head of IT will lead the future direction of enterprise systems within the company so will need to keep abreast of technological developments. Knowledge of telephony principals, especially IT infrastructure, UNIX systems, Oracle databases, LAN/WAN Networks and Security, will be vital for the role.

The role will also entail maintaining third-party relationships with contractors and ensuring the IT training and development of all company staff.

From a technical background, the ideal candidate will have excellent telecoms experience in a similar role. Fluency in English, French and/or Arabic would be advantageous.

Salary: Negotiable, according to experience