Management-Trainee for Information Technology/MIS

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The project is seeking to recruit a trainee for the IT / MIS department.

Under the overall guidance and direct supervision of the Head of Unit for IT the trainee is expected to rigorously complete the full Trainee-Program and acquire the relevant certifications.

The Trainee is expected to work in close collaboration with all the operation units of LAPO MFB within the prescribed timeframe and to support project delivery in areas and functions assigned.

Target of trainings

Next to the intensive academic trainings on general management, inputs on LAPO culture, strategy, structure and systems as well as on-the-job project management capacity building, the focus of professional training is to serve the following future responsibilities:

To be proactive in information security, system/application management, team building and accurate reporting for the use of Departments/Units, Executive Management, Donors, Auditors and Regulatory Bodies

Focus areas of professional training

To be trained to perform the following duties and tasks:

Supervise and coordinate the activities of designated IT Staff

Timely Preparations of Management Reports

Efficient Support of Core Banking System to End Users

Ability to Manage Users on the Bank’s Network

Ability to Update Bank’s Website

Ability to cooperate Effectively in Team Working Environment

Implementation of Bank’s IT Policy

Database Management and Maintenance

Handling Bank’s Transactions Administrations

Handling End of Days Transactions

Documentations of Work Functions

Desktop Support Management

Perform other duties and responsibilities, as may be assigned by the Head, Information Technology

Other Duties

Support of production database services to ensure the highest standards of availability, resilience, integrity, security and performance required by our business systems

Required to deal with complex data models and object relational database mapping, while producing complex reports

Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail. Due to the dynamic nature of the bank operations and growth rate, self-motivation and the ability to learn quickly are essential.

Experience in working within IT infrastructure and web technologies. Need to demonstrate a strong understanding and working knowledge of integrating web technologies, networking, database applications and security.

Experience of working with multiple projects/tasks and the ability to prioritize task.

Experience of supporting multiple teams within a business

Education qualification

At least University Degree in Computer Science or Information System or Electrical Electronics Engineering or any related discipline

Personal Characteristics

Good communicator

Self motivated and ability to work in a team

Integrity, firmness and a strong sense of discrete and confidentiality

Readiness and ability to share knowledge and learn from others

Ability to learn quickly

Ability to solve problem under high pressure issues

Enjoys a challenging yet rewarding environment

Good documenting skills

Key performance indicators

Accuracy in Report Handling

Support Efficiency to End Users

Troubleshooting Efficiency


Fluent in English

Age limit

Between 25 and 30 years of age

Start date

1st August 2012

Duration of program

12 months


Competitive and based on qualification

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