ICT Specialist

Zambia Development Agency

The Zambia Development Agency (ZDA), established under section of the ZDA Act Number 11 of 2006 is an organization responsible for fostering economic growth and development by promoting trade and investment in Zambia
The Agency is seeking highly qualified, self-motivated and creative individuals to fill the vacancy of ICT Specialist. Reporting to the ICT Manager, the job holder will be responsible for the design, development and implementation of the Agency’s information systems;


  • Design, develop and implement information systems in response to Agency requirements
  • Review and identify improvements needed with existing information systems to meet changing user requirements:
  • Identify opportunities that can improve efficiency of business processes
  • Create system design and functional specifications for all new system development projects
  • Integrate new and existing information systems to provide interoperability,
  • Provide written technical and end-user documentation for information systems
  • Provide technical support of information systems to ensure effective use by end-users
  • Ensure information and system security according to Agency ICT Policies and procedures
  • Provide end-user training in the use of information systems as and when required
  • Develop and implement ICT Systems Development Standards and Procedures
  • Conduct performance appraisal of staff under direct supervision,
  • Assist the ICT Manager to prepare adhoc and periodic reports of the department’s activities
  • Performs any other duties as assigned by the supervisor from time to time


  • University Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Professional Qualification in Project Management
  • Certificates in programming and Database Administration
  • Minimum 3 years’ Experience developing and supporting systems in a reputable organization,
  • Programming frameworks & languages eg., SQL Language, PHP, C#;
  • Ability to work under minimum supervision (Dynamic and self-motivated)
  • Excellent communication presentation and organizational skills
  • Strong analytical and technical skills,

Application Method

All applications must be marked and accompanied by detailed curriculum vitae, copies of qualifications and provide at least three referees and sent to;
The Acting Director Finance and Administration
Zambia Development Agency
Privatisation House
Nasser Road
P.O.Box 30819

Email: [email protected]

The closing date for receipt of applications is 10th September, 2021. Note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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To apply for this job email your details to hrinfo@zda.org.zm.

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