Portfolio Specialist (Mid-level: Senegal)

APPLICATION: recrutement@oolusolar.com (Subject line: Portfolio Specialist)

Candidate Profile:

  • Intellectually curious and detail-oriented

  • Motivated self-starter with ability to work well in an unstructured environment

  • Naturally seeks to develop and translate analytical insight into actionable strategies for solving real-world problems

  • Strong critical thinking and analytical skills with the ability to communicate thoughts clearly to a group

  • Interest in rural communities, social enterprise or development

Key Responsibilities:

  • Portfolio Appraisal : Development, analysis and reporting of financial and portfolio performance KPI’s.

  • Field Operation Appraisal: Analysis of field operation efficiency and effect on portfolio performance. Development of improvement strategies, balancing financial and operational burden with portfolio improvement.

  • Market & Portfolio Intelligence: Investigate portfolio characteristics and customer behaviour using our database and results from pilots, tests and surveys. Development of a predictive model for customer and portfolio performance.

  • Suggest improvements to pricing strategy by evaluating cost, customer behaviour, market positioning, economic conditions and volume.

  • Develop and drive creative margin improvement initiatives.

  • Work cross-function to drive the execution of improvement initiatives.

Skills and Experience:

  • Relevant degree or more than 2 years experience in a similar role

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Background in statistics/behavioural economics/analytics

  • Experience using Database Management, Data Visualization or Statistical Analysis tools

  • Proficiency in French and English