Deputy Controller ICT Applications 1

Deputy Controller ICT Applications

Malawi Posts Corporation

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Malawi Posts Corporation to fill the following vacancy:

Position: Deputy Controller ICT Applications
Grade: M5
Location: MPC Head Office
Responsible to : Head of ICT
Responsible for : Manager ICT applications, ICT Project Resource, ICT Applications Administrator

Job summary
Responsible for ERP, Payroll, HR, MPC Website and other Financial Applications Implementation, Operations, Maintenance, User and Projects Support.

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Analyzing, enhancing and managing the support of ERP, HR, Payroll and all other financial related
  2. Resolving application problems within agreed SLA’s and coordinate users’ requirements.
  3. Maintaining the Organization’s website.
  4. Actualizing policies and procedures guiding the financial applications to ensure that integrity of
    applications are not compromised and maintain optimum security of all data in the platform for
    business continuity and contingency planning purpose.
  5. Working closely with the vendors during projects implementation and ensure business requirements are properly implemented.
  6. Developing and maintaining documentation for supported infrastructure.
  7. Supervising and ensure knowledge improvement of level 1 resources.
  8. Managing Client communication with Technical, Business and Senior Management.

Job requirements
• Bachelors degree in Computer Science or ICT.
• Microsoft Certified Database Administrator (DBA).
• Minimum of 4 years technical experience.
• In depth knowledge of financial platforms.

Functional Skills

  • System Administration (Unix & Windows) and Unix scripting.
  • Database Performance Tuning, Database Security, Database Management and Data Maintenance.
  • Good knowledge of financial and /or banking technologies and Telco Intelligent Network/Charging Systems.
  • Working knowledge of at least one high-level scripting/programming language, and skill in the design, writing, testing and debugging of computer programs or (PERL, PHP, Python, Java, C/C++).
  • Interpersonal and team management skills.

Applications with a curriculum vitae and copies of certificates should be sent to:

The Deputy Director Administration & HR
Malawi Posts Corporation
P.O. Box 602,

The closing date for receiving application is 23rd September, 2020. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for interview