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 prominent fish platform in East Africa with operations situated on the Kenyan side of Lake Victoria and extending into Lake Kivu Rwanda, is seeking to hire a Systems Analyst located mainly in Nairobi with up to 25% travel across Kisumu, Homabay and others as they grow.
Business Requirements Analysis:
- Collaborate with key stakeholders to gather and analyze business requirements for the ERP system.
- Conduct interviews, workshops, and meetings to understand current processes and identify areas for improvement.
- Translate business requirements into functional specifications and system design documentation.
- Identify risks, issues, and potential impacts on business operations.
- Workflow Design and Documentation.
- Analyze existing workflows and identify opportunities for optimization and automation.
- Design new workflows that align with the capabilities of the ERP system.
- Document workflows, process diagrams, and user stories to effectively communicate system requirements.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure alignment and obtain necessary approvals.
- Technical Builds, Configuration, and Support.
- Coordinate with technical teams to manage system builds and configurations.
- Oversee the implementation and customization of the ERP system to meet business requirements.
- Conduct system testing, troubleshooting, and issue resolution during the implementation phase.
- Provide ongoing support, maintenance, and enhancements to the ERP system post-implementation.
- Collaborate with end-users and IT support to address user inquiries, system issues, and change requests
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field.
- 3+ years experience as a Systems Analyst or similar role.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with a keen attention to detail.
- Solid understanding of software development life cycle (SDLC) methodologies.
- Proficiency in system analysis tools, such as data flow diagrams, process models, and requirement gathering techniques.
- Experience in performing system testing, debugging, and troubleshooting.
- Knowledge of database management systems (DBMS) and SQL a plus.
- Knowledge of computer systems and programming languages a plus.
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