Nation Media Group Senior SAP ABAP Developer Job in Kenya


Nation Media Group (NMG) is the largest independent media house ¡n East and Central Africa with operations in print, broadcast and digital media. It attracts and serves unparalleled audiences in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda.

We are seeking to recruit a Senior SAP ABAP Developer for our IT department whose main responsibility involves designing and developing optimized cross-functional SAP programs and enhancements to meet Nation Media Group (NMG) business objectives as well as giving support to the different modules users across the regions where NMG operates.

We invite applicants who are experienced, results-oriented, dynamic and self- motivated with proven track record and attributes to excel ¡n a highly competitive environment.

Job Ref: HR-SSAD-04-2019

Key Responsibilities

  • Designing and documenting SAP ABAP programs;
  • Liaising with SAP super-users to identify new areas of system improvements;
  • Training end users on utilization of the system;
  • Installing new systems and modifies existing systems;
  • Responding to end user problems and offers solutions or best alternatives;
  • Creating and manages SAP interfaces with non-SAP systems;
  • Ensuring SAP system is secure from internal and external intrusion;
  • Evaluating proposals for new systems and/or enhancement programs and recommending the most efficient and cost effective solution;
  • Establishing and maintaining effective and cooperative working relationships with stakeholders;
  • Keeping abreast with emerging technologies and advises management accordingly;
  • Performing systems heath checks and takes appropriate corrective action; and
  • Undertaking assigned projects.

Qualifications, experience and skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in information Technology or its equivalent from a recognized institution;
  • Three (3) years of relevant experience;
  • SAP ABAP Certification;
  • SQL Certification. Sybase Certification will be an added advantage;
  • Experience SAP BASIS will be an added advantage;
  • Ability to communicate both inside and outside the organisation;
  • Ability to write complex reports; and
  • Analytical skills.

If you meet the above requirements and would wish to pursue a career opportunity with NMG, please send your application and a detailed CV online to by 30th April, 2019.

We shall only contact the short listed applicants.

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Nairobi, Kenya

Nairobi County

ICT and Technology
Updated: April 18, 2019 — 10:58 am