IT Manager The IT manager is responsible for large academic and office network of over 400 computers. We currently have an IT team of 8, mix of western volunteers and Tanzanian staff. The IT Manager is responsible for managing budget and team workloads, as well as planning overall IT strategy. Due to the size of the team, and the intention to train Tanzanian staff to take up these roles, this position will, at times, be very "hands on". Attributes: IT Degree or equivalent experience Minimum 1 year experience as manager or deputy in a medium to large IT department or several years experience with a small business specialist integrator or value added reseller MCSE/MCP/RHCE or similar IT qualification an advantage Essential management skills: Budgeting Time recording & reporting Strategic planning Essential IT skills: Troubleshooting network issues Windows server 2003/Active directory Microsoft exchange 2003 Network design & implementation (Ethernet, fibre, wireless) Linux server tools (squid, postfix, spam assassin, nagios) Firewalls and VPN Server and network installation General computer hardware User support Desirable skills: Database (MS Access, MS SQL Server, Mysql) Web design VOIP implementation Library catalogue systems VLAN & subnet design Citrix terminal server Experience of working in an academic environment (school, college, university, etc) Experience of training IT staff If you are interested in joining our team then send your application to Gemma at firstname.lastname@example.org schoolofstjude.co.tz.