Job title: IT Administrator
Contract type: Permanent
Closing date: 01-05-2016
Jotun has been present in the Middle East since 1962 and has expanded across the region to include 15 companies across the Middle East, India and Africa region. Throughout our history, we have focused on providing our employees with learning and development opportunities and offering them meaningful and challenging work, guided by our four values of Care, Loyalty, Respect and Boldness. Our employees tell us that we are on the right track: our latest regional survey, conducted by Hay Group, showed that a vast majority are highly engaged and view Jotun as a highly favorable company to work in.
We have consistently scored significantly higher than the regional benchmark and on par with high performing global companies. Jotun Paints Egypt was established in 1986 and leading the market since then with 3 different segments; Decorative, Marine & Protective coating. Presently the organization consists of 340 team members. The Head office is located in New Cairo and there are 4 branch offices and 4 stock points spread throughout Egypt. By 2018 we will launch our new factory in 10th of Ramadan, one that will be the biggest Jotun factory in the Middle East. We are seeking a dynamic IT Administrator with extensive software proficiency covering wide variety of applications who is able to provide adequate level of support on the day to day business activities .This position is based in Cairo and will report to the IT Manager.
Contact IT suppliers for basic consumables to maintain adequate stock levels.
Responsible for backup & high availability file replication across all sites using latest technology trends as part of our contingency plan.
Installation of new Windows clients as well as client’s replacement schedules to ensure our employees have the latest hardware.
Provide hardware and software troubleshooting for users to ensure smoothness of operations.
Responsible for WAN connections across various locations to ensure effective communications and minimum business impact in case of major disruption.
Provide IT training to users and induction to new hires to ensure employees fully utilize their IT resources.
Manage Virtual environment using VMware.
Maintain and manage access control, time attendance system, wireless Network and IP Phones.
College / University, Bachelor's degree
Acts on own initiative, makes things happen and accepts responsibility for the results
Builds a useful network of contacts and relationships and utilizes it to achieve objectives
Adheres to company rules and procedures; executes plans with commitment and determination; achieves high quality results
Uses a methodical and systematic approach; plans ahead, defines clear priorities and allocates resources effectively
Communicates in a clear, precise and structured way; speaks with authority and conviction; presents effectively
Co-operates well with others; shares knowledge, experience and information; supports others in the pursuit of team goals
Arabic & English Speaker is a must
2-4 Years of experience
IT Certifications (MCSA Windows Server 2012, CCNA, VMware VCP –DCV).
Extensive opportunities for professional and personal development, both through on-the-job training and Jotun Academy.
A friendly and supportive working environment.
An international Corporate Culture founded on our four values; Care, Respect, Loyalty and Boldness.
Exciting challenges in a growing company with excellent financial results.
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