Senior Data Analyst – Nairobi, Kenya

Summit Recruitment and Search Africa is a leading Recruitment and Executive Search agency head quartered in Kenya providing outstanding talent to a wide range of companies and NGOs in various business sectors across Africa.

Our client, a global leader in energy monitoring and management, is looking to recruit a to be based in the Nairobi, Kenya offices. The successful candidate will lead the Virtual Energy Management department and play a pivotal role in harnessing data-driven insights to optimise energy usage, enhance operational efficiency, and contribute to the overall success of the company.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement strategies for effective virtual energy management.
  • Lead a team of data analysts to extract, analyse, and interpret complex data sets.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify and implement data-driven solutions.
  • Oversee the development and maintenance of data models and algorithms.
  • Ensure the accuracy and integrity of data collected for analysis.
  • Provide strategic insights and recommendations based on data analysis.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends and emerging technologies in data analytics.


  • Must have a Relevant bachelors’ degree or higher in Data Science, Statistics, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • Must have 5+ years of experience in the renewable energy sector.
  • Must have strong expertise in data analysis tools such as SQL, Excel, Power BI, and proficiency in Python or other programming languages.
  • Solid understanding of energy management principles and technologies.
  • Experience in leading and managing a team of data analysts.
  • Exceptional problem-solving and critical-thinking skills.
  • Excellent communication and presentation abilities.

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Salary: Monthly Gross Salary: KES 100,000 (Approx. 750 USD)
Location: Nairobi, Kenya
Career Level: Mid-Level
Job Type: Full Time
Deadline for applications: 01/04/2024