Ict intern

Mercy Corps

Job Summary

An NGO is hiring an ICT Intern.

  • Minimum Qualification: HND
  • Experience Level: Entry level
  • Experience Length: 1 year

Job Description

Mercy Corps is a leading global organization powered by the belief that a better world is possible. In a disaster, in hardship, in more than 40 countries around the world, we partner to put bold solutions into action - helping people triumph over adversity and build stronger communities from within.

Reference Number: ABV/OPS/2018/00007

Dates of Internship: 1st November 2018

Length of Internship: 11 Months


  • For the duration of this internship assignment, the intern will receive a monthly stipend of N57,000.00
  • Provision of comprehensive health insurance

Project Description

  • The ICT Intern will be based in Abuja and will work under the direct supervision of the ICT Systems Administrator to support the operations process of MC Nigeria
  • The successful candidate will undertake ICT systems administration duties working in close collaborations with other operations team members as well as Programs.

Learning Objectives

  • At the end of the internship period, the intern should have acquired the following skills and knowledge:
  • Demonstrate the ability to manage and troubleshoot computer network systems.
  • Learn to work and support program teams
  • Learn to manage and troubleshoot a wireless network
  • Understand Mercy Corps processes


  • Interface with vendors on goods and service deliveries.
  • Attend to minor computer/network connectivity issues.
  • Perform ICT administrative tasks like inventory documentation, etc.
  • Update the computer maintenance log book as needed.
  • Make purchase enquiries and assist in procuring ICT equipment.
  • Prepare Payment requests.
  • Conduct self in a professional manner
  • Other duties as may be assigned.


  • A B.Sc or HND Information and Communication Technology related field is essential
  • A demonstrated ability to set up and manage a computer network system
  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair basic computer issues
  • Ability to develop web applications using PHP and MySQL will be an added advantage
  • Ability to use the following Microsoft Productivity tools: Excel, and Word
  • Fluency in the English Language

Working Conditions

  • The intern will be expected to work 40 hours a week
  • The intern will be paid a monthly allowance of N57,000
  • Enabling the working environment and
  • Mercy Corps interns and volunteers represent the agency both during and outside of work hours and are expected to conduct themselves in a professional manner and respect local laws, customs and MC's policies, procedures, and values at all times and in all in-country venues.


  • All applications must include the position title and reference number in the subject line Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
  • We are an equal opportunity organization so women are strongly encouraged to apply for this position.

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