Head of Data Analytics

Location:Kenya
Education:Master's Degree
Employment:Full Time
Contact person:Bogdan Kyrychenko

Our client is a microfinance company based in Kenya. The company develops a micro-loan service with a focus on transparency and privacy. 

The company is currently looking for a Head of Data Analytics/Senior data analytics specialist with management experience to become the head of the data analytics department, take over the analytics department, and elevate it to a new level. 

This position’s primary goal is to identify and bring forward valuable insights that will enable well-informed decisions throughout business operations.

Requirements:
  • Advanced verbal/written English + excellent communication skills;
  • Experience in building a team, eliciting position requirements, and overseeing the recruiting process;
  • Knowledge of MySQL + Office 365 suite + Google Analytics;
  • Understanding of database structure, its connection, and rules;
  • An MBA degree would be an advantage.
Responsibilities:
  • Exploring data insights and identifying opportunities for business transformation;
  • Presenting and explaining data insights for internal and external stakeholders;
  • Managing data analytics team, establishing workflows, and handling reporting;
  • Overseeing the business metrics and its impact on performance, identifying KPI patterns and changes;
  • Collaborating with team managers on various data analytics use cases aimed at product growth and improvement.
Company offers:
  • Competitive salary;
  • Health insurance;
  • Housing;
  • Car allowance;
  • 21 day vacation + national holidays;
  • The company covers one flight home every year;
  • The company provides 2-month induction training.