ICT Assistant, Tripoli, Libya

Organization: WHO - World Health Organization

Country: Libya

City: Tripoli, Libya

Office: WHO Tripoli, Libya

Grade: G-6

Closing date: Sunday, 3 November 2019

ICT Assistant

( 1904911 )

Grade : G6

Contractual Arrangement : Temporary appointment under Staff Rule 420.4

Contract duration : 1 year

Job Posting: Oct 20, 2019, 1:45:38 PM

1) Design, implement, manage and train on computer-based applications including health information systems, database management, health on the internet, at the Regional Office, Country Offices and Member States including human resources development, provision of ICT infrastructure, needs assessment, networking and resource sharing and application management and engineering;
2) Coordinate the design, development and formulation of policies and work of the Regional Office for application of Information Technology in health care delivery;
3) Advise, as principal adviser, the senior management on lCT regional strategy;
4) Design and implement policies and plans of action for improving the technology infrastructure and usage in the

Regional Office and Country Offices.


Provide technical support required for the administration and operation of the WR Office Local Area Network, Wide Area Network and Internet based communications including hardware/software requirements, network protocols, data security measures and assist in system integration through multiple LAN servers and protocols.

Coordinate, with the Informatics Management Support unit at the Regional Office, the installation, set up, implementation and training for computer applications to facilitate workflow and implementation of technical programmes including standard office applications, Internet and e-mail services, Global Management System (GSM), the Imprest Account, Country Activity Management System (CAMS) and other applications on the country office LAN.

Install, set up and certify compliance with standards and specifications of new hardware and software in offices of WHO supported projects in the country;
Based on needs assessments, conduct related training sessions for staff and non-staff, resulting in better use of IT resources.

Assess ICT needs in support of WR Office and national health programmes and communicate results to the Regional Office for coordination and approval of action;
Prepare and verify receiving reports of newly purchased data processing equipment for the WR Office and other WHO supported projects and dispatch them to the Regional Office;