Wisen Group Jobs in Kenya

1. System Administrator / DBA Job in Kilimani, Nairobi, Kenya


Our client, East Africa’s first fully automated cloud infrastructure company is looking for an energetic up-to-date System Administrator /DBA with technical experience in Oracle Database Administration and MySQL to join their company.

Job Role: Maintains systems networks and connections to the Internet by performing the following duties while reporting to Head of Technology.

Responsibilities:
  • Installs and maintains various Web servers.
  • Provides networking assistance to users, including help with network connections and passwords.
  • Assists with linking Web servers to database systems.
  • Utilize various Web-based scripting languages to create online forms that link users to databases.
  • Manages all upgrades and backups.
  • Researches and implements security and firewall strategies.
  • Develops network, news, and host security policies.
  • Manages remote client dial-in access.
  • Monitors network traffic and makes necessary recommendations for additional resources or hardware.
  • Manages set up and maintenance of intranets related to system administration functions.
  • Meets with engineering groups to allocate server resources and install new servers.

    Qualifications:
  • Degree in Computer Science, or a related subject.
  • 5+ years proven Experience in setup and administration of Windows and Linux based environments.
  • 5+ year’s proven experience in Database Administration (MySQL, Oracle)
  • 5+ years proven experience in the administration and performance tuning of application stacks (e.g. Tomcat, Apache, NGINX)
  • Sound scripting skills (e.g., Perl, Ruby, Python)
  • Experience with virtualization platforms such as VMware, Citrix and/or KVM.
  • 5+ years’ experience with monitoring systems.

    Deadline: Interested parties should send their online applications on or before 17th February 2017.

    For more information and job application details, see; System Administrator / DBA Job in Kilimani, Nairobi, Kenya

    Applications not meeting minimum requirements will not be considered.

    Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

    2. Conference Sales Coordinator Job in Nairobi, Kenya

    Job Salary:
    Base Salary plus Commissions

    Our client, a fast growing tours and travel company, seeks to recruit an energetic and enthusiastic Conference Sales Coordinator to join their team

    Job Summary: The incumbent of this position shall be responsible for generating revenue through proactive sales to both existing, lapsed and new clients.

    Key Responsibilities:
  • Identify new business opportunities for business conferences and events
  • Arrange bookings for catering, accommodation, transport and excursions.
  • Build strong relationships and networks.
  • Maintain fruitful relationships with existing customers.
  • Research organizations and individuals online to identify new leads and potential new markets.
  • Contact potential clients via email or phone to establish rapport and set up meetings.
  • Plan and oversee new marketing initiatives.
  • Develop quotes and proposals.
  • Negotiate and renegotiate by phone, email, and in person.

    Experience and Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Sales and Marketing or related field.
  • Track record of previous sales success.
  • At least 2 years’ experience hospitality industry; hotel, events, etc.
  • Certificate of Good Conduct is a must.

    Key Skills and Competencies:
  • Good computer skills to include Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Able to communicate with a wide range of people at all levels.
  • Ability to promote and sell a service to clients confidently.
  • Ability to identify Sales opportunities.
  • Ability to understand reports and figures.
  • Outgoing, sociable and professional.
  • Good time management, attention to detail and the ability to work under pressure

    Compensation: Base Salary plus commission.

    Deadline: Interested parties should send their online applications on or before 16th February 2017

    For more information and job application details, see; Conference Sales Coordinator Job in Nairobi, Kenya

    Applications not meeting minimum requirements will not be considered.

    3. Airport Transfer Coordinators Job in JKIA, Nairobi, Kenya

    Job Salary:
    20,000 plus Commission

    Location: JKIA, Nairobi

    Our client, a fast growing tours and travel company, seeks to recruit energetic and enthusiastic Airport Transfer Coordinators to join their team.

    Job Summary: The job holder will market and sell transportation and accommodation and other travel services at the JKIA airport terminals.

    The goal is to keep clients satisfied and loyal for future services. This position is a 24 hours shift (9:00am – 9:00pm) with off days provided.

    Key Responsibilities:
  • Plan and sell transportation, accommodation and other travel services to arriving passengers
  • Cooperate with clients to determine their needs and advise them appropriately.
  • Provide relevant information and/or brochures to travelers
  • Book transportation, make hotel reservations and collect payment/fees.
  • Handle travel issues, complaints or refunds.
  • Create and maintain a referral network with other airport staff
  • Maintain statistical and financial records.
  • Meet profit and sales targets.

    Experience and Qualifications
  • Degree / Diploma in Sales and Marketing, Business or relevant field.
  • At least 1 year experience in a similar role or industry.
  • An appetite for sales and marketing.
  • Outstanding people skills and an impressive client focus
  • Certificate of Good Conduct is a must.

    Key Skills and Competencies:
  • Good computer skills to include Microsoft Word, Excel etc.
  • Able to communicate with a wide range of people at all levels.
  • Ability to promote and sell a service to clients confidently.
  • Ability to understand reports and figures.
  • Outgoing, sociable and professional.
  • Good time management, attention to detail and the ability to work under pressure.

    Deadline: Interested parties should send their online applications on or before 16th February 2017

    For more information and job application details, see; Airport Transfer Coordinators Job in JKIA, Nairobi, Kenya

    Applications not meeting minimum requirements will not be considered.

    Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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