The National Social Security and Insurance Trust (NASSIT) is a statutory Public Trust to administer Sierra Leone’s pensions. The Trust registers employers with their employees, collects contributions and pays out benefits. NASSIT currently uses BRS-NAPOS-II, developed in Microsoft C# with SQL Server and implemented in 2013.
NASSIT has the following challenges which made it very difficult to continue with the NAPOS system.
Because of these, NASSIT Management has decided to go with implementation of an Integrated Web-based Biometrics Pension System.
As a result, NASSIT management decided to go with the implementation of an Integrated Web-based Biometrics Pension System. InfocareerTM partnered with Telis SL Ltd, Sierra Leone, to form ITCon, the new joint venture(JV). This project management consulting venture has supplementary systems for NASSIT that enables smooth operations of this innovative solution.
ITCon provides project management services to monitor, evaluate, review and report on the deliverables, and manages the program’s transitional phase.
By availing these services with a fully functional schedule for development, the Trust Executives and Board of Trustees gain access to :
By guiding NASSIT through the above system’s life-cycle, from project inception to go-live, ITCon will assist in the development of requirement specifications and the procurement evaluation processes.
When ITCon started working with NASSIT, none of the supplementary projects had any proper direction. The following was achieved in the NASSIT program, after ITCon was created.