System Administrator

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JOB TITLE:  System Administrator

JOB FUNCTION: Administrator/IT

JOB LEVEL: Mid Level

INDUSTRY: Manufacturing

EMPLOYMENT TYPE:  Full-time (three-month probationary period)

REPORTS TO:  Manager of Finance

LOCATION:  Kumasi, Ghana

START DATE: June 2021

Summary and Corporate Profile:

A Ghanaian-owned animal feed manufacturing company seeks a resourceful IT System Administrator for its factory in Kumasi. The ideal candidate will ensure that the technology infrastructure runs smoothly and efficiently.

The successful individual will have an in-depth understanding of computer software, hardware, and networks. Experience working in a factory setting is a plus.

Role Description and Responsibilities

  • Design, organize, modify and support the organization’s computer systems, as well as upgrade and manage all software and hardware.

  • Handling any issues related to Local Area Networks (LAN) and Wide Area Networks. 

  • Maintaining operating systems, business applications, security tools, web servers, email, laptop, and desktop PCs.

  • Monitoring system performance and troubleshooting issues.

  • Ensuring security and efficiency of IT infrastructure.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Person Specification

Experience and Education:

  • Minimum five (5) years of industrial (factory) and office IT support experience.

  • Minimum HND


  • Must have a working knowledge of Programmable Logic Controllers to be able to adequately support the factory’s computer system.

  • A self-starter with the ability to work independently.

  • Must have good communication skills and the ability to interact effectively with all management levels.

  • Resourceful.

  • Must be able to diagnose and resolve problems quickly

Interacts with:


  • Managing Director

  • Finance and IT department

  • Factory workers

  • All other functions and departments


  • Consultants and Contractors

  • 3rd party organizations

  • Government ministries, departments and agencies

  • All other external correspondence



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Salary and Other Benefits



Please e-mail your CV & Cover Letter to us at with the subject 'System Administrator'. Please ensure that your CV demonstrates how your experience‚ skills and abilities meet the selection criteria set out above. We will ONLY contact candidates who meet our criteria for the above role description.