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Job Type:Banks


Fields of Education: BSC Degree or above in computer science/ computer software Engineering or related field


Organization: The cooperative Bank of Oromia S.C (CBO


Salary : on the scale of the bank and attractive.




Application Dead line:2016-08-09




Position: Director, information system process

The cooperative Bank of Oromia S.C (CBO) is seeking a Director, to lead implantation of the strategic goals and plans of the information system, manage it core Banking system, IT infrastructures and oversee day to day IT operation of the bank. CBO is seeking candidates with the following:


  • Manages the overall information systems operation of the bank on a proactive and timely basis:
  • Remains accountability for all aspects of the IT organization, including the business value;
  • Establishes information goals in consultation with other information system teams keeping abreast of market products, monitor system capabilities, and trucking future  information systems trends and innovations
  • Evaluates software and Hardware issues; recommend priority level of service requests, acquisitions and upgrades requested by end user;
  • Provide technical assistance to senior management on IT matters and participates in a virtual committee for the acquisition of software, hardware technologies, negotiation of purchase agreement, service contracts, and leases with contractors and vendor as appropriate;
  • Manages the installation of all new software, including new software releases, and hardware projects collaboratively with other teams;
  • Recommends, implements, communicates and interprets policies, procedures, and standards related to the information system process;
  • Manages IS process workforce coach them to effectively deliver service and support;  
  • Manage the Datacenter and IT infrastructure of the bank; 
  • Operate and lead the process in IT governance, IT service management and Management system framework, capabilities, operations and evaluation;
  • Accountable for leading the information and data integrity of the bank
  • Responsibility for maintaining the integrity of all electronic and optical documents and records of the bank;
  • Monitors and evaluates current IS process and program to ensure maximum service delivery;
  • Responsible for the overall supervision and resolution of all information systems related activities computer and communication activities within the bank;

Competency (Knowledge, skills, abilities and other abilities)

The candidate should have the ability to;

  • Translate user organ needs into innovative and effective computer programs and application;
  • Establish and motivate effective relationships with staff, service providers, consultants and vendors;
  • Design and implement policies and procedure;
  • Lead strategic planning, results –based management system and reporting;
  • Consistently approaches work with energy and positive, constructive attitude;
  • Lead effectively, mentoring as well as conflict resolution skill;
  • Run IS project Management;
  • Run Datacenter and IT infrastructures;
  • Understand IS process flows,
  • Work in team team player and poses organizational skills;
  • Perceive IS security threats and risk management

Education and Experience;

  • BSC Degree or above in computer science/ computer software Engineering or related field with at least eight years of successful banking experience in information technology out of which at least 3 years supervisory position.
  • Preferably certified in database system, information system security, MCSE (Microsoft certified system Engineering), CISM (Certified Information System Management), CGEIT (Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT) and other related

Salary & Other Requirements:

  • The salary will be dependent on the scale of the bank and attractive. Good command of Afan Oromo is advantageous. The incumbent may be requested to present on how to manage the bank’s information system. There will be an initial probationary period of three months.

Closing Date

  • Applicants should submit non-returnable application and with copies of curriculum vitea to the HRM process of the bank located on African Avenue around Flamingo, behind Tommy Tower, Fikre and Lakech Building, 2nd floor before August 09, 2016. 




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