IT Manager

at BRUH Plc Exclusive Distributor of CANAL+
Location Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Date Posted October 15, 2020
Category IT / Information Technology
Job Type Full-time
Currency ETB


Bruh Entertainment PLC is the distributor of CANAL+ is looking for dynamic professionals who are highly motivated to be involved in an ambitious and innovative project in Ethiopia. Bruh Entertainment PLC is the distributor of CANAL+ products in Ethiopia and will play a critical role in executing the CANAL+ project to bring a new pay-tv product of 80+ television channels to Ethiopian consumers.

The CANAL+ Group is a pay-tv broadcaster based in France with almost 20 million subscribers in Europe, Africa, Asia, and the Caribbean. CANAL+ is operating in more than 25 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa and has announced its entry into Ethiopia a top strategic priority.

The CANAL+ offering will include a vast library of international and Amharic content developed by and for Ethiopians. With your help, Bruh Entertainment will bring this new product to Ethiopian households by building a sales network throughout the country.

Under the responsibility of the COO, the IT Systems Manager mission is to manage information technology and computer systems, leading IT staff with both technical and management skills to provide the necessary environment for project successDUTIES OF THE IT SYSTEM MANAGER

  • Management of the IT Systems Department including System & Network administration, database administration, application & web development in charge of:
  • Designing, developing, implementing and coordinating systems, policies and procedures
  • Specify and document the architectures
  • Ensure security of data, network access and backup systems
  • Operate the platforms and applications
  • Monitor the services
  • Plan, organize, control and evaluate IT operations
  • Identify problematic areas and implement strategic solutions in time
  • Audit systems and assess their outcomes
  • Preserve assets, information security and control structures
  • Take part to the technical strategy definition and ensure its declension within the technical teams
  • Guarantor of the service quality
  • Lead the relationship with vendors and partners
  • Coordinate and optimize the use and operation of IT and office resources
  • Guarantee accessibility to the local and extended network
  • Manage the IT budget
  • Ensure the backup of local computer data
  • Ensure the adaptation and maintenance of the IT equipment
  • Set up the organization providing operational support for the subsidiary's IT equipment, in accordance with the service contract defined with the business lines
  • Accompany and provide support to local employees on a daily basis
  • Ensure technology watch

Job Requirements


  • Management experience
  • Project management experience
  • 5 years of experience of IT experience required.
  • Knowledge in technical management, information analysis and of computer hardware/software systems
  • Knowledge in network administration and network installation
  • Good English skills – French will be a plus

required profile

  • BA in Information system, Computer science and related fields
  • Sense of autonomy and responsibility
  • Ability to adapt and be on the look-out for new ideas
  • Fault-finding skills
  • Time management skills
  • Flexibility
  • Good interpersonal skills / team spirit
  • Reactivity and pragmatism
  • Willingness to be multi tasks, even more during the launch phase of the activity
  • Leadership to manage efficiently the team


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