IT Infrastructure & Solutions Specialist

Are you a versatile IT professional ready to lead and innovate IT? Thrive in dynamic environments and passionate to make a meaningful global impact? Take charge of our IT operations and strategy at the International Confederation of Midwives in The Hague, shaping our technological future. Join our small NGO and drive change at the forefront of global health! 

About us

At the international Confederation of Midwives (ICM), we envision a world where every childbearing woman has access to a midwife’s care. We empower midwives worldwide, enhancing the health of women and gender-diverse people through effective and compassionate care. ICM is an equal opportunity employer, and as the global voice of midwives it is important that our staff represent the diversity of our membership. We encourage people from culturally diverse backgrounds to apply. Qualified applicants will be assessed without regard to ethnicity, national origin, religion, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, or disability. 

Your Impact as IT Infrastructure & Solutions Specialist  

As our IT Infrastructure & Solutions Specialist in The Hague, you will lead our IT operations and strategy, driving innovation to shape our technological future and supporting 40 dedicated team members in our work representing over 1 million midwives globally. You will have the opportunity to make your mark on our IT operations, overseeing Architecture and Solution Management, as well as strategic IT planning. Your key responsibilities include: 

  • Cloud Technology Champion: Lead the virtualisation effort to optimise operations for seamless remote work. 
  • Information Management: Streamline data classification and auditing processes for enhanced security and compliance. 
  • Technical Support & Training: Provide hands-on support for Microsoft, Apple, and mobile devices, keeping our team effectively updated and operational. 
  • IT Strategy Development: Collaborate with stakeholders to proactively align IT initiatives with organisational goals, empowering teams through effective communication and training. 

What You’ll Bring  

  • Background: Bachelor’s degree in computer science, IT, or a related field with 3+ years in Microsoft & Azure infrastructure roles. 
  • Skills: Strong communication, fluent in English, problem-solving, and the ability to translate functional requirements into technical solutions. 
  •  Desirable Experience: SharePoint administration, Power Platform, Teams, and Power BI.  
  • Technical Expertise: Proficiency in Microsoft environments, mobile device management (Intune). 
  • Service Orientation: Proactive problem-solving skills with documentation skills, capable of managing IT policies and procedures.  
  • Security Awareness: Understanding of cybersecurity risks and data protection strategies, ensuring protection across all platforms.  
  • Candidates must be based in the Netherlands and have the eligibility to work. 

Why You Should Apply 

  • Impactful Role: Combine your technical expertise with humanitarian values, making a significant contribution to enhancing the sexual and reproductive health of women, their newborns and their families.  
  • Location & Benefits: Based in the heart of The Hague, enjoy hybrid work options, a supportive environment, and competitive compensation between € 2.938, – and €4,408 gross per month (based on a 40-hour workweek and relevant experience), pension scheme without employee contributions, 8% holiday allowance, and a 13th-month salary. 
  • Work-Life Balance: Benefit from a 32-hour workweek with flexible scheduling to maintain a healthy work-life balance. 
  • Growth Opportunities: Experience ample room for professional development and growth in a pioneering role with exciting technological advancements.

Application Process

Ready to take on this challenge? Send your cover letter and CV, to [email protected]  by July 31st, with “IT Infrastructure & Solutions Specialist” in the subject line. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. 

Join us in transforming sexual and reproductive health outcomes for women and babies worldwide at ICM!