Head of Information Technology At Microfinance Bank In Lagos
Tunde Raji - February 15, 2017

A reputable Microfinance Bank with its Head Office located in central Lagos requires suitable qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Head, Information Technology

Location: Lagos

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Database Management, generating of reports on demands
  • Drive the strategic direction of the IT department.
  • Carry out database back-up & Recovery
  • Develop and manages the bank’s E-banking strategies and platforms
  • Facilitate operational efficiency, simplify work processes and cut cost through the use of IT.
  • Manage and deliver projects on time and within budget.
  • Resolving issues on the Core banking application and and ensuring back-up of daily transaction before and after close of business.
  • Responsible for the design and maintenance of the company’s website and products dedicated websites for the banks products.
  • Ensure business continuity of bank operations at any time
  • Trains and orientate staff on the use of hardware and software products.
  • Network administration; identify and resolve problems received from both physical and logical network related connection challenges
  • Develop and drive the implementation of IT Security policy
  • Maintain current and accurate inventory of technology hardware, software and resources
  • Media Management; Managing the bank’s presence on the social media .
  • Hire and manage information systems personnel and contractors to design, develop, implement, operate and administer computer and telecommunications software, networks and information systems
  • Meet with managers to discuss system requirements, specifications, costs and timelines
  • Manages the information technology budgets.
  • Provide orientation to new users of existing technology, train staff about potential uses of existing & new technology
  • Provide technical support to business users both remotely and face to face
  • Assist with the Installation, configuring and support of the LAN, and Internet systems

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree /HND in Information Technology, Computer Science or equivalent and professional certifications in data base management, networking web design and development.
  • 5 to 10 years’ experience in information technology functions
  • Experience in the financial/banking industry is preferred.
  • Experience in the design and deployment of E-banking solutions
  • Report writing skills are required.
  • Strategic Orientation
  • Management and supervisory skills
  • Team building skills
  • Assertive, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Effective verbal, written, presentation and listening communications skills

Application Closing Date
1st March, 2017.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV’s to:headictposition2017@gmail.com


2 thoughts on “Head of Information Technology At Microfinance Bank In Lagos”

  1. Good day my name is Frederick Agabi
    i have 9-10 years working Experience with LAPO MFB Ltd as Information Technology.
    i saw your advertisement and i am interested if the opportunity is given to me be Head of IT in your Bank i will put in my Best with my working experience to contribute the best to make your Bank go forward.
    below is attached CV

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