IT Officer
South Asia
Country / Territory
Business Support Services
Job Category
Pay Band
Pay Band 4
Vacancy Description
IT Officer, Bangladesh, Indefinite Contract, Band 4, Application deadline - 12 November 2019

The British Council is currently seeking an IT Officer to implement, manage, maintain and monitor Information Technology (IT) infrastructure for a range of appropriate, efficient and affordable IT services to enable staff to have access to meet objectives, business needs, strategy, and to enable target audience to access appropriate information on our products and services.

The role and responsibilities will include the following:
    • Ensure availability of Local Area Network (LAN) and Internet connectivity.
    • Ensure systems are secured from external threats like hacking/virus attacks, including regular checks. • Applications support queries to be acknowledged within pre-defined SLA\OLA.
    • Support to the Global IS processes and projects.
    • Conduct quarterly IT Asset reconciliation, monitoring unauthorized software installation.
    • Planning and ensuring preventive maintenance procedures are carried out.
    • Application support for the British Council GTI package and other corporate systems whenever appropriate, such as SAP gui, GCE, Receipt Manager, KOHA, and CRM.
    • Raise incident / blow whistle when observe any non-compliance to information security policies.
    • Ensure restricted access to server room and physical security of IT equipment.
    • Ensure installation of standard and approved software.
    • Data Protection audit and compliance.

 And is required to have the following skills and experience:

    • Graduate in any discipline.
    • At least 2-years IT experience in server administration, networking and providing technical and business application support.
    • Capable of understanding and communicating technical issues with non-technical colleagues.
    • Contributes to the planning of installation and upgrade work.

We can offer:
    • Monthly salary BDT 46,809 (Consolidated)
    • Transport allowance of BDT 9,000 per month plus other benefits according to the organisation’s policy
    • Professional development opportunities
    • Experience of working in an international organisation includes good work life balance and flexible working hours

If you are interested in applying, please see the role profile attached for further information:
Role Profile.pdf
BC Behaviours
Core Skills.pdf               

Closing Date: BD time 23:59, 12 November 2019

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