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Position Title: Logistic IT Officer
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Logistic IT Officer

Handicap International

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Position Title: Logistic IT Officer

2021-12-11        Kabul       Full Time        49

Job Location: Kabul
Nationality: National
Category: Information Technology
Employment Type: Full Time
Salary: According to HI salary scale
Vacancy Number: HI-2021-74
No. Of Jobs: 1
City: Kabul
Organization: Handicap International
Years of Experience: Minimum of 3 years of relevant IT experience, at least 2 years experiance with International NGO.
Contract Duration: 1 Year
Gender: Male/Female
Education: Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field (Business Information Technology) or equivalent.
Close date: 2021-12-11

About Handicap International:

HI has been supporting the Afghan people since 1987, starting its operations in Pakistan. Since 1996, HI has been operating across Afghanistan in order to launch victim assistance interventions, working at different levels of the society and adopting a cross-sectoral approach. While present on the ground to directly support victims of the conflict through the provision of a range of services – from physical rehabilitation, to mine risk education and inclusive livelihoods – HI has been continuously advocating to increase the rights of victims and other people with disabilities in the country. In particular, and in line with its global strategy and priorities, HI has been advocating to reduce the use of landmines and conventional weapons. Acknowledging the need to respond to the urgent emergency crises combined with longer term, chronic gaps in the provision of services, HI has steadily expanded its range of activities and services in order to support the most vulnerable people, enhancing their resilience while strengthening participation and inclusion of all individuals.

Job Descriptions:

The main purpose of this position is to manage all aspects of Information Communication Technology (ICT) of Handicap International Country Office in Afghanistan, under the supervision of the Logistics Manager. The IT Officer has overall responsibility for the supervision of ICT function to ensure that appropriate technical support is available for software, hardware and communications services, in line with the program and organisational ICT standards. The incumbent works closely with the other Support Services, Programs and Technical Unit staff in Kabul and bases to achieve the strategic and operational goals of the organisation. This position is responsible for effective budgeting, planning, scheduling, prioritization, of ICT in close collaboration with the Logistics Manager and the SSC. The position is also responsible for the program Equipment Monitoring Chart (EMC) and Purchasing Monitoring Chart (PMC).

1. ICT

1.1: Responsible for management of ICT

  • Ensuring that there are ICT policies and systems that meet donor requirements and organisation’s policies.
  • In collaboration with the Logistics Manager and SSC, identify appropriate ICT management tools and resources required and ensure that the unit is appropriately resourced to be efficient and effective.
  • In collaboration with Logistics ensure efficiency and value for money from ICT services and supplies procurement.
  • In collaboration with HI Headquarters, ensure that e-mail accounts function effectively and efficiently to support the business.
  • Manage Internet, Hardware and Software Applications and its performance to support business operations.
  • In collaboration with SSC, prepare annual ICT plan that ensures proactive support on ICT including data backup and archiving, maintenance of program intranet sites and ensure industry best practices are implemented at a cost efficient way.
  • Ensure proper understanding and adherence to donor and HI rules and regulations in all offices and that all ICT processes are professionally documented, have complete and accurate support documentation and are appropriately filed.
  • Ensure that all users of ICT equipment and systems are trained and provided with appropriate computing skills and are kept informed of any new ICT information.
  • Keep abreast with legal procedures and obligations, and always maintain current knowledge of government and organisational requirements relating to ICT and ensure compliance with the law and organisational policies.
  • Assist (or where necessary lead) on the development of business cases and ad-hoc projects requiring support from ICT.
  • Advise on the technical specification relating to the development or procurement of new information systems or ICT infrastructure.
  • Manage contracts with external suppliers/vendors relating to ICT.
  • In conjunction with the SSC, develop and communicate the program’s ICT Strategy and Plan
  • Ensure sound Business Continuity and Risk Mitigation measures are in place to effectively protect the organizational data and other ICT assets.
  • Support and develop basic web-based online tools that can be used to enhance business operations and program activities

1.2: ICT Help Desk Assistance

  • Provide basic support on software and hardware (troubleshooting)
  • Install or assist in installation of hardware and peripheral components such as monitors, keyboards, printers, and disk drives on user's premises.
  • Respond to client inquiries concerning systems operation and diagnose system hardware, software, and operator problems.
  • Instruct users on equipment, software and information usage and management.
  • Ensure anti-virus updates are made to all Desktop Computers & laptops in Kabul and bases.
  • Install and ensure that all PCs are loaded with HI standard software and maintain standard configuration.
  • Provide ad-hoc direct user support where possible and escalate to next support level (External resource or HQ) if need be.

1.3: ICT Preventive maintenance 

  • Carry out periodic preventive maintenance on all IT equipment in Kabul and bases.
  • Deal with and following up on equipment repairs and services and with external vendors.

1.4: Management of Equipment Monitoring Chart (EMC), Purchase Monitoring Chart (PMC) & General Asset Monitoring Chart

  • Manage and maintain  inventory of all IT assets (hardware and software)
  • Manage and maintain the program’s Equipment Monitoring Chart (EMC) and General Asset Monitoring Chart, ensure that it is continuously updated in the MS Teams Logistics Channel.
  • In collaboration with the Logistics Manager, ensure that periodic assent/ property physical verification is conducted in accordance with the plan and the results of the physical verification is used to update the EMC.
  • Carry out the annual property/ Asset physical verification
  • Custodian of all equipment and stock at Kabul level and ensure that the movement of the same are properly recorded and there is proper stock management system in place.
  • Responsible for ensuring that stock management in all offices are done properly and in accordance with the required standards.
  • Recording the daily purchase information from PSR, SPO, invoice in to purchase Monitoring Chart (PMC).

Job Requirements:

Knowledge required


  1. Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field (Business Information Technology) or equivalent.
  2. Relevant professional qualification in ICT such as (ITIL, MCSA/E, CCNA, IMIS qualification or equivalent)
  3. Minimum of 3 years of relevant IT experience
  4. At least 2 years of ICT experience with international NGOs

Skills required


  1. Knowledge of Information Systems, including Software Development and Application Management.
  2. Grasp of Donor policies and procedures relevant to ICT
  3. Knowledge of local markets and Local ICT regulations. Be able to understand internal and external statutory laws that affect ICT
  4. Good skills in Relational Database Systems (Microsoft SQL, MySQL or PostgreSQL)
  5. Honest, of high integrity and of positive attitude
  6. Good Client Partnership and Stakeholder Management skills

Strong Problem Solving and Critical Thinking skills demonstrated through innovative solutions to complex issues

Submission Guidelines:

Please send your CV and Cover letter to:


Note : Applications without mentioning the Position Title & Vacancy Number in the subject line of the email will NOT be considered.

Disabled & Females are particularly encouraged to apply

- HI has got strong stand on protection of beneficiaries.

"The IT Officer will have to create and maintain an environment which prevents sexual exploitation and abuse and promotes the implementation of the code of conduct"

Submission Email:

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