IT Assistant

Job Description

Title: IT Assistant

Company Name: Gonoshasthaya Kendra

Vacancy: 01

Job Location: Cox's Bazar

Employment Status: Full-time

Experience Requirements:
∎ At least 4 year(s)

Job Context:
∎ Job Location: Cox`s Bazar
∎ Starting date of Job: November-2021,
∎ Duration: 30 Months.
∎ Reporting to: Head of Operations.
∎ Mission context:
∎ Gonoshasthaya Kendra (GK) is a National NGO. GK registered as a Public Charitable Trust in 1972 and started with two visions (a) "the fate of the poor decides fate of the country, and (b) "development of the country depends on development of women."
∎ GK has been active in responding to all significant natural disasters in Bangladesh since 1972 through the mobilization of its own and foreign resources. GK provided food aid, lifesaving medicine and treatments in its operational Upazila during flood of 1987, 1988, 2000, Tornado: 1989, Cyclone and tidal surge: 1985 1991, 1994, Cyclone SIDR 2007, Cyclone AILA 2009 in its operational areas.
∎ GK has experienced partnership with several UN agencies, INGOs, such as UNDP, UNHCR, WFP, WHO, World Bank, European Union, UNHCR, Christian Aid, Action Aid, We Social Movement, French Support Committee, Save the Children, Plan Bangladesh, Medico International and many others.
∎ GK is managing 43 health centers in 19 districts, two hospitals of 250 beds, the largest dialysis center in Bangladesh where 100 people could be treated simultaneously. GK is running one University, Medical College, Dental College, Medical Technical School, Pharmaceutical Industry and a Vocational training school providing short, long and customized courses for distressed women. GK has awarded numerous national and international awards for its work on health and disaster response.
∎ Gonoshasthaya Kendra Bangladesh and its partner Malteser International are two humanitarian organizations in Bangladesh that have been working on emergency programs since September 2017, post-emergency and development. GK is currently implementing a project funded by the German Federal Foreign Office and Malteser International (MI) of "Improving the health and nutritional situation of refugees in Cox`s Bazaar and contributing to the peaceful coexistence of refugee and host communities". The goal of this project is to improve the health, nutrition, and psychosocial status of refugees while assisting host communities through health education in community level.
∎ Job Location: The primary work location will be the GK project office in Cox`s bazar with frequent camp visits to project sites.

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Under direct suppression of head of operation, the IT assistant is responsible for all aspects of it related work on Hardware, networking and troubleshooting of the health and nutrition projects staffs in Cox's bazar. The Specific duties and responsibilities are as follows: Cox'sbazar
∎ Development and Support to information technology system (Hardware/software setup and maintenance) and upgrade accordingly.
∎ Provide user level technical support for smooth function of computers, printers and internet.
∎ Maintain the integrity of all operating system and servers for the seamless operation of the organization.
∎ Provide user level support in daily applications used, including, not limited to: MS Word, MS Excel, MS outlook, MS publisher, Adobe Acrobat and other basic computer related skills.
∎ Assist with end user system updates and monitoring including: Spyware removal and testing, virus checking, ensuring backup of data files etc.
∎ Ensure security issues of all computers of GK-MI project with updating Antivirus, back up and other necessary measure to safe the project data.
∎ Deliver a high level of professionalism and end user satisfaction and work well with others.
∎ Provide support to troubleshoot computer and network.
∎ Monitor printers, copies or any other IT device set ups to make sure they are working properly and ensure their regular maintenance.
∎ Ensure periodic troubleshoot of all computers and resolve IT issues instantly.
∎ Any other IT related Support required by malteser international if require.

Additional Requirements:
∎ B.Sc. or Diploma in IT from any reputed institution. Additional degree/qualification/training in relevant discipline/ area will be preferred.
∎ Minimum 4 years of relevant experience in the file of IT NGOs/INGOs sectors.
∎ The applicants should have experience in the following areas: Hardware & Networking, IT system management, Software implementation system engineer (computer network & system), and web design.
∎ Minimum Four (4) Years of Experience in I/NGOs with Humanitarian and Development Sectors.

∎ According to experience

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 18 Oct 2021

Company Information:
∎ 7 Oct 2021
∎ Gonoshasthaya Kendra
∎ Address : P/O: Mirza Nagar, Thana: Ashulia, Savar, Dhaka-1344
∎ Business : Gonoshasthaya Kendra (GK), Research, Monitoring and Evaluation (RME) Division is a fast growing research unit.

Category: NGO/Development