The above-mentioned vacancy has arisen within TIMB and applications are invited from suitably qualified persons to fill the position. The successful candidate will be based at TIMB Head Office. REPORTS TO: HEAD- INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGY
Duties and Responsibilities
-Acquiring data from primary or secondary industry data sources and maintaining databases/data systems. -Building and implementing statistical models as required by the Board and its stakeholders. -Interpreting data, analysing results using statistical techniques and providing ongoing reports. -Developing and implementing databases, data collection systems, dia analytics and other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and quality. -Identifying, analysing, and interpreting trends or tobacco industry patterns in complex data sets. -Filtering and “cleaning” data by reviewing computer reports, printouts, and performance indicators to locate and correct code problems. -Coordinating industry stakeholders in coming up with enhanced data reporting models and gathering future data reporting needs for the benefit of the tobacco industry. -Assisting the system development team to come up with Data Analytics and reporting requirements in new system development projects -Attending to stakeholders’ reporting queries by creating visualizations and reports in various innovative forms. -Participating in meetings, presentations, and quality assurance activities.
Qualifications and Experience
-Bachelor’s degree in Information, Communication & Technology / Computer Science or equivalent. -A Power BI certification or equivalent is required. -A certification/training in Advanced Excel, Oracle databases or SQL will be an added advantage. Two years’ work experience obtained in a similar role.
OTHER REQUIREMENTS/ COMPETENCIES -Self-driven, results-oriented and the ability to work under pressure. -The incumbent must demonstrate sound practical Power BI skills. -A general appreciation of programming languages (PHP frameworks, Java) is needed. -Experience in working with databases is a must, ie. Oracle, SQL, MySQL etc. -Knowledge of artificial intelligence and machine learning. -Experience in ERP systems implementations and support is relevant. -Tobacco industry experience will be an added advantage.
How to Apply
Submit an application letter, certified copies of qualifications and a detailed CV addressed to [email protected] not later than 18 February 2024 clearly indicating in block letters the position in the subject line, that is, – “ICT DATA ANALYST”
NB Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification of applicants.