IT Associate


South Asia Watch on Trade, Economics and Environment (SAWTEE) is a regional network that operates through its secretariat in Kathmandu and member institutions from five South Asian countries, namely Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. The overall objective of SAWTEE is to build the capacity of concerned stakeholders in South Asia in the context of liberalization and globalization. Policy research and dissemination, capacity building, and policy advocacy are SAWTEE’s major strengths.

Details / requirements:

Vacancy Announcement for IT Associate

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and maintain IT systems, including hardware, software, and networks.
  • Provide technical support to staff, troubleshooting issues and resolving IT-related challenges promptly.
  • Implement and enforce IT security protocols to safeguard sensitive data and ensure compliance with best practices. Collaborate with project teams to assess IT needs and recommend solutions to optimize efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Stay abreast of emerging technologies and trends to inform strategic IT planning and decision-making.
  • Assist in the procurement and deployment of IT equipment and software licenses.
  • Manage the organization’s MS Office 365 admin center
  • Manage the organization’s website
  • Support the organization’s communications team in preparing newsletters, promotional material, social media posts.

Qualifications and experience:

  • Bachelor's/Diploma or final year undergraduate in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in IT support, systems administration, or a similar role.
  • Advanced knowledge of MS office 365 admin center; ability to use graphics designing tools like Adobe Photoshop and Canva, among others; proficiency in website development tools (HTML, CSS, JAVASCRIPT, PHP).
  • Strong knowledge of IT security principles and practices.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to collaborate effectively with diverse teams.
  • Familiarity with research environments or academic institutions is a plus.

Application procedure:

Interested candidates are requested to email their applications along with a cover letter and a recent curriculum vitae to with the subject line: “Application for the position of IT Associate” by 26 May 2024, 5:30 pm.

Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further steps. Personal inquiries will not be entertained. SAWTEE reserves the right to accept or reject any application without assigning any reasons whatsoever.


Category Information Technology
Openings 1
Position Type Full Time
Experience Please check vacancy details.
Education Diploma in Computer Engineering, Bachelor’s Degrees in Information Technology
Posted Date 25 Apr, 2024
Apply Before 26 May, 2024
City Kathmandu