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Job Title: Information System Administrator

Job Reference: ADV_NIG_IS_admin_0512

Location: Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria

Organisation: advans La Fayette Microfinance Bank Limited – La Fayette MFB Nigeria


The Information Systems Administrator ensures the operation and administration of the Information Systems of the institution, and also its monitoring and security.


•            Management of the Information Systems

  To ensure the administration and operation of information systems (CBS ORBIT Software & SAGE accounting software, Business Intelligence and peripheral software)

  To install and configure databases (like MS SQL, MySql, Oracle …) on servers

  To ensure maintenance of databases, backups (integrity, performance, consolidation, up to date)

  To ensure the correct completeness of periodic processing, especially the end of day processes

  To ensure data backup and archiving

  To administer the profiles & users of the operational software

  To administer and maintain the various environments and interfaces needed for the evolution of the operational software (Live, Testing, Training environments)

  To identify and document the processing or configuration issues

  To test and implement patches to correct the issues

•            Support to Operational Teams (Training, Building queries, and authorization to databases…):

  To train users on the use of the CBS Orbit

  To create ad hoc queries or reports in collaboration with various business experts

  To be available for auditors during their investigations missions

  To test and ensure the Live implementation of reports

  To Set up Orbit (New branches/ new Products / Commissions / GL Accounts …)


•            Reports to: IT Manager

•            Supervises: N/A

•            External Relations: Horus Support Accra / Horus MIS

•            Internal Relations: Operations Dept., Operational Teams


•            Experience: desired number of years and nature of experience

  More than 2 years of experience in a similar position

  An experience in banking or in microfinance sector is desired.

•            Education and area of expertise

  Engineer or postgraduate level in Information Technology or Computer Science  / HND in Programming or in Database Administration (Equivalent to French ‘BTS’ or ‘DUT’)

•            Skillset

  In-depth knowledge in data management, scripting languages. Should master Relational Database Management Systems (RDBMS) and SQL Queries.

  Business Objects knowledge will be a plus.

  Fluent English, French is appreciated but not a requisite

•            Personal skills and abilities

  Team work, autonomy, sense of integrity and responsibility

  Organizational skills, rigorous worker

  Dynamic

  Good training skills

•            Possible advancement

  Possible promotion to the position of Deputy IT Manager

Application Link: Job Application Portal

Deadline: 13 July 2012.

Information System Administrator Job in Nigeria