Data and Digital Systems Manager Opportunity

Remuneration: R55000 – R60000 per month Cost to company
Location: Johannesburg
Education level: Degree
Job level: Senior
Type: Permanent


Job description

Our client (leading outdoor company in SA) is looking for a very senior person to fill the data and digital systems manager position based at their head office in Johannesburg .

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Management of the data admin department
  • Administration of the asset management and ERP systems
  • Assist with designing ad hoc reports/extracting data from the systems.
  • Manage the upgrade processes on both Epicor and Fusion
  • Support the business in the use of data and new automated processes – both Fusion and Epicor
  • Support the data integrity of the company databases
  • Manage and support handheld devices for data collection in the field
  • Support integration between financial system and asset management systems
  • Providing training support to all staff on the financial and asset management systems
  • Interact with all departments and branches to ensure processes, procedures and reports are suitable to meet business requirements
  • Introduce controls when necessary to ensure compliance to processes and procedures
  • Introduce new computerized reports to meet business requirements
  • Monitor trends and accuracy of data and processes
  • Management of Mapping API integration with Fusion and other systems
  • Management of mobile application development and integration
  • Sourcing of new technologies to enhance the business productivity
  • Develop functional specifications and system design specifications for development teams
  • Communicates and applies project standards.
  • Conducts post-release review on Fusion and be responsible for feasibility study and execute control record setting.
  • Manage supplier SLA’s



  • B-Com, Bsc Software Engineering or relevant qualification
  • A minimum of five years’ experience in a managerial role
  • Experience with software development projects involving multiple development teams essential
  • Business analysis and system analysis skills/experience
  • Must have experience in database administration and consulting
  • Must have experience working on Financial/ERP systems.
  • Proficiency in Crystal Reports 8.5/9.0/10.0 or similar report writing tools
  • QlikView experience would be advantageous
  • Advance knowledge of MS Office suite
  • Exposure to digital scheduling
  • Solid SQL experience
  • Should have experience in the following: data modelling (preferably), business process modelling business object modelling.
  • Change management processes / implementation of new systems.
  • Data quality management experience
  • Strong understanding of data entry /update best practices
  • Preferably been exposed to software testing procedures
  • IT Compliance and governance


Personal Skills/Attributes

  • Critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Exceptional time management skills
  • Influencing and leading
  • Delegation
  • Team work
  • Negotiation
  • Conflict management
  • Adaptability
  • Own vehicle, ability to travel
  • Willing to work long hours
  • Ability to perform under pressure
  • Strong organisational skills

Posted on 03 Jul 18:01        APPLY NOW

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