Wednesday, 28 May 2014

Local Information Security & DR Analyst at FINCA International Inc - Tanzania

Job Title: Local Information Security & DR Analyst- Tanzania

Employer: FINCA International Inc - Tanzania

Duty Station: Tanzania

Application Deadline: 30th May 2014

Job Description:

Duties and Responsibilities:

Document procedures in compliance with existing policies.
Review policy compliance and document areas of non-compliance
Collaborate with ISM  document remediation plans or file requests for exception
Sensitize business on existing/applicable IS policies
Support and coordinate regular DR tests


Analytical - Synthesizes complex or diverse information; Collects and researches data; Uses intuition and experience to complement data; Designs work flows and procedures.
Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Gathers and analyzes information skillfully; Develops alternative solutions; Works well in group problem solving situations; Uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.
Technical Skills - Assesses own strengths and weaknesses; Pursues training and development opportunities; Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills; Shares expertise with others.
Customer Service - Manages difficult or emotional customer situations; Responds promptly to customer needs; Solicits customer feedback to improve service; Responds to requests for service and assistance; Meets commitments.
Written Communication - Writes clearly and informatively; Edits work for spelling and grammar; Varies writing style to meet needs; Presents numerical data effectively; Able to read and interpret written information.
Change Management - Develops workable implementation plans; Communicates changes effectively; Builds commitment and overcomes resistance; Prepares and supports those affected by change; Monitors transition and evaluates results.


3 years of working experience in an IT environment.
Proven IT Disaster Recovery experience
Proven experience implementing technologies and procedures supporting Information Security policies
Knowledge of COBIT, ISO2700x, OSI/ IP Network
Technical writing experience
Education & Experience                
Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology/Computer Science or related field and those with a professional Certification (SANS, CISSP, CISA, CISM, CCNA/P, Security+), would be a plus

Language Skills:

Fluency in English required.
Fluency in French will be an added advantage.
Computer Skills                                          
Knowledge in client-Server architecture
Microsoft Office Suite

Key deliverables:

Sensitize business and IS team on acceptable DR and IS operational policies
Ensure procedures supporting existing IS policies are documented and current
Ensure DR plans are documented and current
Ensure regular DR tests are done and results properly documented

Key relationships:

Information Services Manager
Regional Business Security Analyst
Regional DR/BCP Analyst

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FINCA International Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.