• Oversee development of innovative mobile marketing tools and platforms, e.g. data collection, training support, field sales force management, Call Centre.  

  • Support design / development / management of all technology products, whether developed in-house. These include data warehouse and reporting tools, website, accounting software, point of sale system, and Sales force database. 

  •  Establish and implement appropriate IT project management plans, and undertake continuous coordination and monitoring of the project activities to assess progress against planned delivery. 

  • Prepare and disseminate project reports on a regular basis to internal and external users 

  • Establish appropriate IT quality assurance and control standards and ensure compliance 

  • Work with department heads, end users and stakeholders to understand their needs and develop creative and effective solutions. 

  • Contribute to overall organizational technology strategy. 


Desired Skills / Competence:

  • Able to understand and analyze software requirements.

  • Database design and development, understanding of database systems (PostgreSQL, Couch DB, MySQL)

  • Understanding differences between multiple deliveries platforms.

  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools.

  • Understanding of web technologies (NGINX, uWSGI, Apache etc) and familiarity with Unix/Linux

  • Strong IT project management skills



  • University degree required, preference to candidates with, Computer Science, Software Engineering or related fields of study. 

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience implementing technology strategy for organizations with large teams, with in depth exposure to: Call Centre systems, CRMs. Experience in health systems development a plus. 

  • At least 2 years’ experience managing multi-stakeholder IT projects or programs. 

  • Prior experience from working as a database IT

  • Experience leading and managing software application development for web or mobile platforms as well as developing database systems.