Job Description

The West African Examinations Council, a sub-regional organization responsible for the conduct of various examinations in the English speaking West African Countries, invites applications from suitably qualified Ghanaians to fill vacant positions in its Ghana National offices.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

As an Application Programmer, you will be responsible for performing the following duties among other things:

  • Designing and developing innovative and practical applications/software
    •   Software testing, installing, evaluating and maintaining applications/software
    •   Writing documentation and operating manuals
    •   Assisting in application development projects
    •   Providing support to the senior programmers
    •   Providing training and support to the application users

Qualification Required & Experience

  • Must have a Bachelor of Science degree (at least second class Honours) in computer Science from a recognised University.


Applicants must have must at least 3 years post-qualification experience in addition to the following

  • Microsoft Office applications development and SQL Server
    •   Programming with Visual Basic
    •   Networking
    •   Web Design
    •   Knowledge in COBL programming will be an added advantage

Desirable Attributes

  • Excellent leadership ability
    •   High integrity, confidentiality and reliability
    •   Good organizational and co-ordination skills and be a results-oriented person
    •   Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
    •   Excellent Team player