IT Intern, Save the Children

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IT Intern – (002488)

IT Intern

Save the Children is the world’s leading independent organisation for children. We work in 120 countries. We save children’s lives; we fight for their rights; we help them fulfil their potential.

We work together, with our partners, to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children and to achieve immediate and lasting change in their lives.

We have over two million supporters worldwide and raised 1.9 billion dollars last year to reach more children than ever before, through programmes in health, nutrition, education, protection and child rights, also in times of humanitarian crises.

Following a major transition, our international programmes are now delivered through a merged operation with 15,000 staff, managed through seven regional hubs and reporting to a relatively small, central office. We’re changing to become more efficient, more aligned, a better partner, a stronger advocate, a magnet for world-class people and relevant for the 21st century.

Role Purpose:

Under the general guidance of the IT Officer, The IT Intern is responsible for providing L1 technical support and service desk ticket management; Work with & support programs unit in developing, updating and maintaining the Child Protection DB and related web resources.

Contract Duration: 3 months

Location: Nairobi

Qualifications and Experience

Advanced Diploma or Degree in an area of Information Technology (IT) or equivalent.
Knowledge and experience in MS O365 server administration and Windows client & server environments
Understanding of SharePoint and Microsoft solution systems.
Programming experience in Visual basic, Java, ASP.NET is an advantage but not requirement.
Familiarity with Windows and MS Office Products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook), LAN/WAN infrastructures;
Having excellent proficiency in spoken and written English with strong interpersonal skills
Ability to work with people from diverse cultures
Good communication skills, ability to work with minimum supervision.
Commitment to Save the Children values.

Please apply in English saving your CV and covering letter as a single document, including your salary expectations for this role.

We need to keep children safe so our selection process reflects our commitment to the protection of children from abuse. Employment is subject to our Child protection standards including background checks and adherence to our Child Safeguarding Policy

Save the Children is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to employ and assign the best qualified talent.


Save the Children International does not charge any kind of fee at whichever stage of the recruitment process and does not act through recruitment agents

Primary Location: Kenya-Kenya-Nairobi
Work Locations: Nairobi (ABC Place, Waiyaki Way, Westlands) 2nd Floor ABC Place, Waiyaki Way, Westlands Nairobi
Job: IT
Organization: Kenya – SCI
Job Type: Full-time
Job Posting: Mar 14, 2018, 11:58:16 AM
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