Joining Open Capital as a Systems Specialist: Start date in Q1 2018
About Open Capital Advisors
Open Capital Advisors is a management consulting and financial advisory firm that drives growth, enables investment, and builds markets across Africa. We help businesses, investors, and development partners identify opportunities to deliver unique, impactful solutions. By offering deep, operationally-focused management support and creative financial structuring, we help open markets and support sustainable businesses to transform industries.
Since we founded Open Capital in 2010, we have completed more than 300 engagements across industries spanning 20 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa. Our Africa- based team of 50+ brings experience from the world's top consultancies, private equity firms, investment banks, and development organizations including The Boston Consulting Group, Citigroup, Credit Suisse, IFC, PricewaterhouseCoopers, and The World Bank. We have offices today in Nairobi, Kampala, and Lusaka, and expect significant expansion in the coming years, both in terms of the geographies where we work as well in terms of the types of engagements we structure with our clients.
Systems Specialist role
As OCA continues to grow into new markets and expand our team, we are looking for a Systems Specialist to oversee our current technology platforms and assist in implementing new systems across the firm. The Systems Specialist will be a driving force to help OCA better track our contacts, engagements, and client impact. Successful candidates will have previous knowledge and experience using Salesforce, survey platforms, & other online system resources. She/he should be able to work independently, multi-task, suggest process improvements and ask for additional resources when needed, taking an innovative approach and bringing a welcoming, customer-service oriented attitude to our office.
Client Impact Tracking
Desired skills & experience:
Compensation will depend on experience and will increase with excellent performance. To apply: If interested, please apply and include at least two referees in your CV.