Kenya: IT AND DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANT VOLUNTEER

Organization: International Transformation Foundation
Country: Kenya
Closing date: 21 Sep 2016

About ITF:
International Transformation Foundation (ITF) is a youth led non-profit organization providing youth educational and self development programs encompassing leadership and entrepreneurship to harness creativity for Youth system that provide jobs; offering security, opportunities to grow, and contribute to the development of our communities.
With coordination Secretariat in Nairobi, ITF is operating initiatives that connects youth with others rather than alienates them through youth social businesses to help themselves. For any further information about ITF and our projects visit our website www.itfsecretariat.org.

Available Position
IT AND DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANT;

We are seeking for an IT & Development Assistant, which will lead the organization’s process to chart its course in Youth development. He/she is responsible for the technological direction of the organization and organizational development. We appreciate any application from young motivated people under 30 from any country.

Primary responsibilites:

  1. Design the Organization’s publications;

  2. Conduct the 1 slum 100 computers project Computer training;

  3. Offer help desk support to workmates;

  4. Contribute to any technological issues when called upon;

  5. Conduct regular hardware maintenance;

  6. Design system applications to be used in the organization;

  7. Manage information system and communications network;

  8. Direct the strategic plans for the ICT development of the organization;

  9. Keep informed of the emerging trends in ICT for youth development and non profit organizations.

Qualification:

  1. At least second year university/college student in ICT course.
  2. Possess web design skills (preferably joomla)
  3. Have skills in graphics design
  4. Good organizational skills, including ability to work within tight deadlines.
  5. Ability to work flexibly and as part of a team, and to use own initiative.
  6. Ability to conduct trainings.
  7. Knowledge of Joomla, Adobe After Effects and Photoshop are a basic requirement
  8. Willingness and capacity to volunteer.
  9. Have passion and commitment for youth development.
  10. Strong volunteer work ethic.

What we offer:

  1. You build your confidence/ self-esteem

  2. You grow professionally

  3. Get to meet new people

  4. Have fun as you get to mingle

  5. Test and challenge yourself

Compensation:

Although ITF staffs enjoy limitless opportunities, ITF does NOT provide any kind of compensation. ITF Staffs operates on full time volunteer basis for a minimum of 3 months contract. They are responsible of all basic expenses such as home – office transportation, accommodation etc. ITF ONLY provide direct operational expenses such as Staff’s transportation to a meeting outside office, visit field operations etc.

How to apply:

  1. Like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter,

  2. Completed ITF Volunteer/Intern Application form,

How to apply:

We are not considering incomplete applications as well as candidates, which are not able to cover the volunteer term expenses as mentioned in above paragraph (Compensation). If you meet the basic requirements do complete this application form available on our website with the position you’re applying for in Application(Volunteer or Intern) box by 21th September 2016.

For any queries get in touch through volunteers.itf@gmail.com, Tel: +254770306839, @ITFSecretariat on Twitter or International Transformation Foundation on Facebook.

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