SunSystems Specialist - Africa & LAC, VisionFund

20534-15G31012
06-Dec-21
International Role - No - Only National applicants will be considered.
1-2 Years

*Position location to be determined by home country of successful candidate in Africa or Latin America & Caribeean where VF/WVI is registered to operate.

*Please submit your CV in English.

PURPOSE OF POSITION:

To provide support to countries implementing or operating the SunSystems Cloud Platform. This would include:

  • Supporting New SunSystems Implementations within the partnership (upgrades and replacements).

  • Providing Training for VF Staff on the use of SunSystems.

  • Expert advice on how SunSystems can be used to meet Business Requirements.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Project Management:

  • New Implementations of SunSystems.

  • SunSystems Upgrades.

  • New Functionality

  • Testing

Training and Coaching:

  • Conduct User Training on SunSystems and related topics.

  • Assisting users one-on-one or in small groups to use skills.

  • Plan and Conduct On-Going In-Service Training.

  • Develop and write user documentation including manuals, guides or job aids.

  • Identify and mentor talent to facilitate career options among SunSystems Users.

Research, Evaluation and Advisement:

Analyize Business Requirements.

Research options and/or Develop Solutions.

Research new Infor Services, Functionality, and product offerings.

Present options and analysis for business leaders.

System Administration:

  • Respond to change requests from MFI's.

  • Enforce policy and procedure compliance.

  • Assist in the preparation and testing of new patches/releases.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:

  • 3 years accounting or bookkeeping experience or User Support.

  • 1 year experience working with SunSystems for bookkeeping or as a user support advisor (Cloud Hosted Preferred).

  • Experience with InforQA Report Design, InforQA DataSend Definition or User Support an advantage.

  • Experience within a MircroFinance Organization is an advantage.

  • Bachelors degree preferable.

  • Certification or training in SunSystems, Financial Systems, Information Technology or Programming would all be an advantage.

  • Language Requirement: English, Spanish - Strongly Desireable, French - Desirable.

Preferred:

  • InforQA Report Usage, design or DataSend Definition.

  • MicroFinance.

  • LeanSixSigma Green Belt, PMP or other Project Management certification.

Work Environment/Travel:

  • Travel up to 15%