Job Opportunity: IT Technical Support & Procurement Officer
Application deadline: 24-11-2016
The Arab Palestinian Investment Company (APIC), one of the largest and most successful employers in Palestine, is looking to fill an important Position in its subsidiary Palestine Automobile Company (PAC).
PAC, founded in 1996, is one of the longest established and leading car sales and service companies in Palestine.
PAC is the sole importer of Hyundai, Alfa Romeo, Fiat, Fiat Professional, Jeep, Chrysler, RAM, and Dodge branded vehicles into Palestine and holds a leading position in the market.
PAC is looking for talented candidate to fill its full-time IT Technical Support & Procurement officer position based in Ramallah.
For the right candidates, PAC offers an attractive remuneration package commensurate with experience. There are also many future career development opportunities within the group.
-Configuring new desktops, laptops, printers and projectors; Managing IT inventory and maintaining the availability of frequently used items.
-Maintenance of PAC internal systems.
-Troubleshooting and supporting network environments.
-Maintain and organize the IT unit files.
-Provide support in preparing the IT procurement.
-Perform installations, repairs, and preventative maintenance on staff computers.
-Perform system upgrades as necessary for software and hardware related components as needed.
-Perform, monitor and control asset (hardware and software) inventory and equipment, in addition to any additional IT-related task assigned by the IT Manager.
-Knowledge of Windows clients and servers.
-Providing support for Various Windows Editions, PC technology and various Microsoft Office Editions.
-Determine the appropriate software according to the set plans and visions of PAC.
-Developing periodic reports related to the activities of the department.
-Handling any other work related activities as per the direction of the IT manager.
-Develops the Procurement function's policies and procedures to control all activities within the department.
-Negotiate payment terms and discounts with suppliers to secure items and services in the specified form, quality, quantity and time-frame required and at the most advantageous price.
-Participate with the Finance Director in developing the procurement function's strategies.
-Initiates Purchase Order, securing appropriate approvals and accounting codes.
-Obtains quotes, selects vendors and negotiates prices.
-Keeps accurate records, detailing price histories and past experiences.
-Replace either any of the IT Staff when needed.
Desired Skills & Experience
-More than two years of experience in IT; Procurement experience (Preferable).
-Self-motivated and positive thinking.
-Excellent communication skills.
-Excellent organizational skills.
-Experience in supporting both technical and non-technical users on deployed solutions.
-Computer hardware and Networking, CCNA, MCSA or MCITP is plus.
-Ability to demonstrate knowledge in ERP systems implementation.
-Excellent analytical, communication and critical thinking skills in a project setting in a client facing role.
-Good knowledge in programming languages.
-Strong staff service oriented communication skills (English & Arabic: oral and written).
-Good knowledge in Microsoft Administration and SQL.
-Excellent problem solving skills.
-Ability to work under pressure.
-Ability to work independently
-BS in Computer Science, IT, Computer Engineering, or any related field
Please send the CV to
no later than 24-11-2016, indicating the position (IT Technical Support & Procurement) in the subject line.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.