IT Officer

Reference

VAC-2844

Sector

IT & Digital

Salary

£22,000 to £23,000 Per Annum

Town/City

Ballymoney

Contract Type

Part time

Closing Date

13/09/2019

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MPA are working in partnership with a reputable Housing Association to appoint a Temporary IT Officer to join their team in Ballymoney for a fixed term contract until March 2020. The post holder will undertake and co-ordinate a range of IT duties to ensure the provision of an effective IT function to all departments throughout the Association. The post holder will, as part of the Finance Department, ensure the effective use of ICT / IT and assist the Finance Manager and Director of Finance in the management, control, security and future development of IT systems.

Essential Criteria:

  • Minimum 5 GCSEs A-C including Maths and English (or equivalent)
  • Level 4 IT qualification e.g. diploma in related discipline and 2 Years’ experience of working in an IT role involving system administration and networking OR
  • 5 Years’ experience of working in an IT role involving system administration and networking
  • Experience of Active Directory; DNS & TCP/IP
  • Excellent IT skills including experience of troubleshooting
  • A sound knowledge of statutory and regulatory requirements relating to IT
  • A sound knowledge of Microsoft Office; and IT Systems administration
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills
  • Ability to plan and meet deadlines under pressure
  • Knowledge of health and safety issues in IT
  • Ability to make sound decisions
  • Ability to assess risk associated with IT functions
  • Excellent communication skills

Desirable Criteria

  • Relevant Degree/third level qualification in related discipline.    
  • Relevant experience in IT in the housing; health or charity sectors
  • Knowledge of Housing Software e.g. (HMS; SDM & MyHome)
  • Experience of project management