Sahara Group Limited recruits Business Technology Analyst

Sahara Group nutures businesses in the energy sector. These companies operate essentially within the energy industry and its associated sub-sectors. The Group consists of individuals, who are determined to make a positive impact on the business environment.

We are recruiting to fill the below position:

Job Title: Business Technology Analyst

Location: Nigeria

Job Grade: Supervisor

Line Manager: Business Innovation Manager


Purpose Statement
The Business Technology Analyst will implement, support, and enhance all internal business applications and processes across Sahara Group.
The role performs these activities by evaluation of technology solutions, process design and re-engineering as well as synthesis of innovative business solutions.

Key Deliverables
Working with business stakeholders to gather, understand, and define business requirements.
Help balance business requirements with technical feasibility.
Recommends changes in business process in place of complex solutions where possible.
Synthesis of out-of-the-world tech ideas to solve current and future business problems.
Documentation of business cases to evaluate new ideas and concepts i.e. “as is” processes and “to-be” process flows
Documentation of data flow diagrams, flowcharts .i.e. communication of ideas to application developers
Evaluation of solutions presented by app developers to ensure they meet requirements.
Creation of business solutions from analysis of simple to complex datasets.
Championing activities that can funnel innovative ideas to the department.
Communicate effectively and persuasively in a business context.
Supports team goals and perform any other duties as may be assigned by the Business Innovation Manager.

Knowledge/Skills
Stron quantitative and analytic skills
Excellent business writing and verbal communication skills
Excellent numeracy skills
Excellent project management skills
Intermediate to advance modelling skills
Ability to use Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio for effective presentation of ideas.

Minimum Qualification/ Experience
University degree (Preferably in Computing, Engineering or Management Sciences)
2 - 5 years of cognate (Post-NYSC) working experience in a similar role
Experience soliciting, gathering and analysing user input and requirements.
Experience with data querying and data mapping work
Experience documenting user stories/requirements, and creating to-be process flow diagrams

Personality Traits:
Candidates must be highly imaginative and open-minded
Candidate must be able to multitask and manage multiple projects at the same time
Candidate must be result-oriented
Candidates must be tech-savvy
Candidate must possess strong interpersonal skills

Working Relationships
Board of Directors
Application Developers
Business Heads
External stakeholders

Application Closing Date

23rd July. 2018.


How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV's to: recruiter@sahara-group.com