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  • Posted: Mar 31, 2023
    Deadline: Not specified
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    Old Mutual Kenya is based in Nairobi and is part of a larger group that offers solutions in long-term savings, asset management and investment. We offer solutions to individuals and corporates underpinned by our core values which are: Respect, Integrity, Accountability and Pushing beyond boundaries.
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    Business Analyst (OMAO)

    Job Description

    To work with the Business Relationship Manager (Shared Systems) to ensure successful implementation of business solution transformation programmes. This role determines and documents business requirements and works with design & implementation staff to design & implement solutions.


    Establishment of business needs and expectations

    • Responsible for establishing IT linkages to key business stakeholders
    • Translating the business requirements into appropriate ICT service levels and support process framework
    • Establishing a process to proactively identify emerging business needs and ICT implications e.g. through Business – to – ICT focus groups
    • Liaising with users of systems to identify changes that are necessary for the systems to continue supporting the business strategy.
    • Providing robust analysis and critique to the identified changes before documenting them into formal systems requirement specifications that can be used to design, develop (acquire) and implement an appropriate solution that will address the intended business need while factoring seamless integration with existing solutions for the overall fit.

    Development of solutions to address the business needs

    • Configure and or develop business requirements into technology solutions that meet business requirements
    • Ensures clear communication of required changes and solutions proposed to stakeholders.
    • Apply best practices and standards in solution design and project executions for consistent delivery of quality solutions within the defined scope, budget and time.
    • Training users and other team members on new information system solutions.
    • Ensures that solutions developed are properly tested by developing comprehensive test plans.

    Management of ICT support in the specific area of assignment

    • On-going monitoring of ICT support activities and programs
    • Reporting performance against expectations and addressing the gap with service delivery management
    • Evaluating the business training needs and developing appropriate training programs
    • Provide ICT consultation for the business
    • Champion ICT mediated/driven change management programs

    Drive business unit innovation programs

    • Work with the projects and innovation manager to identify innovation opportunities for the business
    • Develop a deep business understanding and connect this understanding with the technology needs and capacity
    • Identify, communicate and monitor IT investment, cost and value to the business



    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent
    • Certification in SharePoint
    • 2-3year experience in SharePoint development, configuration and support.
    • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in business analysis
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills

    Skills and competencies

    • Graduate in information systems or related discipline
    • At least 3 years’ experience in business systems project related assignments for share point
    • Deep technical understanding and experience with SharePoint
    • Understanding of Salesforce will be an added advantage
    • Deep understanding of business/systems analysis
    • Understands application programming, database and system design
    • Understands Internet, Intranet, Extranet and client/server architectures
    • Teamwork ability
    • Good communication skills
    • Analytical skills and out of the box thinking
    • Knowledge in emerging industry practices
    • Proactive in seeking solutions to problems and identifying opportunities
    • Wide understanding of the insurance business processes
    • Self-driven individual with the discipline to deliver within agreed guidelines


    • Delivery Management, Service Delivery Management, Solutions Design

    Closing Date 08 April 2023

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Old Mutual Kenya on to apply

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