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About ICT

The ICT (Information and Communication Technology) department in Chuna Deposit Taking SACCO  plays a crucial role in the organization's operations, facilitating efficient communication, data management, and technological infrastructure. Under the leadership of Mr. Erick Bundi as the ICT Manager and assisted by Ms. Valentine Nkirote as the Assistant ICT Officer, the department is responsible for several key functions aimed at supporting the SACCO's overall objective.


  • The primary purpose of the ICT department in Chuna Deposit Taking SACCO is to leverage technology to enhance operational efficiency, improve service delivery to members, and ensure the security and integrity of the SACCO's digital assets.
  • It aims to streamline internal processes, automate routine tasks, and provide reliable IT infrastructure to support the SACCO's day-to-day operations.
  • Additionally, the ICT department serves as a strategic partner in helping the SACCO adopt emerging technologies that can drive innovation and maintain competitiveness in the financial services sector.
  • Responsibilities:

    • Infrastructure Management: The ICT department is responsible for managing the SACCO's IT infrastructure, including servers, networks, and communication systems. This involves ensuring the availability, reliability, and security of hardware and software resources.
    • Software Development and Maintenance: Developing and maintaining custom software solutions tailored to the SACCO's specific needs. This may include member management systems, loan processing applications, and online banking platforms.
    • Data Management and Security: Safeguarding sensitive member data and ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements such as data protection laws. The ICT department implements security measures such as encryption, access controls, and regular data backups.
    • User Support and Training: Providing technical assistance to SACCO staff and members, troubleshooting IT issues, and conducting training sessions to promote digital literacy and maximize the effective use of technology.
    • Strategic Planning: Collaborating with senior management to develop IT strategies aligned with the SACCO's business objectives. This involves assessing emerging technologies, evaluating risks, and identifying opportunities for innovation and improvement.
    • Vendor Management: Engaging with external IT vendors and service providers to procure hardware, software, and technical support services. The ICT department evaluates vendor proposals, negotiates contracts, and monitors performance to ensure value for money and quality service delivery.
    • Overall, the ICT department in Chuna Deposit Taking SACCO plays a vital role in driving digital transformation and enabling the organization to adapt to the evolving needs of its members and the financial services industry. The department strives to uphold high standards of technology governance, security, and service excellence.
Assistant ICT Officer