Eng. Frank Kitumba

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Purpose of the job:

Provide overall management and coordination of ICT services and University support Systems.

 Duties and responsibilities:

  • Provide overall leadership and direction to the department.
  • Oversee the implementation of all ICT projects within a coordinated operational plan in accordance with the University Strategic plan.
  • Coordinate project proposals to secure funding for the University.
  • Co-ordinate the production of the Department’s work plan and budget for ICT functions, processes and activities in line with the University’s Strategic Plan and Budget.
  • Initiate, implement, and review ICT Policy (s) in line with the University’s Strategic Plan.
  • Provide secretariat services to the relevant ICT committees of the University
  • Guide the functions and operations of the establishment and maintenance of the physical network infrastructure.
  • Link the ICT functions to both National and International Universities and organizations in line with the University’s Strategic Plan.
  • Supervise the functions and operations of the information systems, database management, network management, planning and maintenance, security management and end user support.
  • Prepare and oversee compliance and implementation of the ICT service level agreements in liaison with the prequalified contractors.
  • Supervise and appraise staff in the department in line with the HR policy.
  • Guide the development of the security and disaster recovery policies and procedures and supervise their implementation.
  • Perform any other relevant duties assigned by the immediate supervisor.