Position title
Manager ICT

The Zimbabwe Council for Higher Education (ZIMCHE), a quality control regulatory authority, was established by an Act of Parliament, [Chapter 25:27], in 2006, to promote and co-ordinate education provided by higher and tertiary institutions, superintend over standards, act as a regulator in the determination and maintenance of examinations, academic qualifications and research.

Purpose of the job

Reporting to the Director ICT, the position exists to support, co-ordinate and improve efficiency in the ICT Department. The incumbent helps the Director ICT in directing the ICT Department’s day-to-day operations to ensure that the Council ICT requirements are handled in a manner consistent with the requirements of the ZIMCHE Act and ZIMCHE ICT Policy.

Key Responsibilities
  1. Design and implementation of computer networks
  2. Securing of the network
  3. Maintenance and internal configuration of accessory network systems e.g., the telephone PABX
  4. Installation and maintenance of various information systems
  5. Building and configuration of platforms for development of systems
  6. Integration of information systems
  7. Repairing of various ICT equipment
Education and Experience
  1. A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related area
  2. Hands on experience in the design and implementation of networks and information systems
  3. At least four years’ experience post qualification
  4. A knowledge of Office365
  5. Hands on knowledge of Linux Operating System
  6. Knowledge of cloud computing
The following attributes will be regarded as an added advantage
  1. Ability to re-imagine and re-think the role of the ICT unit in working with universities and academics.
  2. Ability to work in a small but dedicated team
  3. Ability to work independently and produce results
  4. Ability to conduct workshops for staff on key areas in ICT.
  5. Willingness to attend short courses on ICT.
Mode of Application

Interested candidates should submit the following: application letter, a detailed CV and certified copies of degree certificates, present salary, names and addresses of at least three referees including their email addresses to:

The Director Human Resources, ZIMCHE, P.O. Box H100 Hatfield or 21 J.M. Nkomo Road, Hatfield, Harare not later than 17 June 2022.


The application should be emailed to humanresources@zimche.ac.zw  in a single PDF file clearly indicating the position being applied for in the subject line.

Employment Type
Date posted
June 2, 2022
Valid through
June 17, 2022
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