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Information Technology Specialist (NEX-SC)

Job Category:
Information Technology
Career Level:
Job Type:
Full Time
Agency / Project:
Posted On:
30 May, 2007
Last Date to apply:
06 June, 2007
Experience in years
2 to 4

Significant experience (at least 10 years) in programme/ project development, management, monitoring and evaluation is required, especially, in developing citizen’s information system and dissemination. A good understanding of issues involved with gender sensitivity and poverty within the context of Pakistan is essential. Prior experience with capacity / institutions building programmes / projects will be highly desirable.


This role is primarily responsible for Project Management activities related to e-governance of EIROP right from initiation, to planning and monitoring. The role also encompasses providing consultancy support to Provincial Government on behalf of EIROP.

Project Activities Initiation

Participate in the project initiating phase of the project which would include negotiation, estimation of scope, time & cost with a view to identify and define project deliverables clearly.

Contribute to the preparation of preliminary project documentation including design of TORs and RFPs / RFIs / RFQs by providing inputs / clarifications to EIROP/Provincial Government

Organize, manage and support bid process management to ensure effectiveness of the process

Evaluate technical and commercial bids to manage costs and achieve cost efficiencies. Ensure efficient management of funds (where applicable) to manage costs effectively.

Identify and assist in selection of empanelled consultants and project team members ensuring that a robust and capable team is built to effectively deliver the project output

Project Activities Planning

Create project plans and communicate them clearly to ensure that the project team is informed and works towards on time delivery of the project

Project Activities Management:

Lead and coordinate project teams (DCIC, DPSC etc) and other stakeholders around the project to manage ongoing communication of project status including regular updates and manage stakeholder expectations

Interface and coordinate with the various Government Departments, and other agencies for the project so that the team is able to act as a conduit for project coordination between stakeholders & EIROP

Identify and manage resources, risks, and procurement related to the project to avoid unforeseen delays and to ensure that contingency plans are in place

Document key project  learning’s at the end of each project activity to ensure that the learning from each activity is not lost and to avoid re-invention of the wheel

Manage and monitor implementation of project activities and coordinate with concerned partners to ensure timely completion and quality deliverables/products

Internal Process

Participate in Research Activities including review of articles and publications to further strengthen expertise in the area of e-governance.

Oversee activities of activity managers and mentor and coach them providing them with critical inputs on their growth and development.

Any other assignment by NPD.

Must Degree Degree Level Country Description
YesMastersMasters DegreeMaster’s degree in Computer Science from an internationally recognized institution.