MTN is leader in telecommunications in Nigeria, and a part of a diverse community in Africa and the Middle East, our brand is instantly recognizable.
Support the Procurement Transformation project and fully embed e-Sourcing
Coach, and develop the IS Procurement category team by enhancing local Procurement capability in all aspects of best-in-class Procurement skills – Strategy development and execution, Industry, Economic, and Supplier analysis
Implement key projects through effective project management, utilizing appropriate eSourcing tools to maximize speed, efficiency and drive benefits e.g. e-RFI’s e-RFP’s, e-auctions, spend analysis.
Manage IS and Network Group and local management to deliver a target Customer Satisfaction score
Handle multiple priorities from IS and Network Group project managers
Manage multiple supplier OEM relationships.
Deliver best value for MTNN while driving stretch savings targets
Prepare and handle presentations to Executive management
JOB CONDITIONS: Normal MTNN working conditions May be required to work extended hours Open Plan Office
REPORTING TO: Senior Manager Procurement
4 years’ work experience including:
Minimum of 2 years in purchasing function
Strong commercial acumen, with excellent communication, influencing and presentation skills, both verbal and written with ability to readily engage and influence a range of colleagues and senior stakeholders
Analytical, numerate, enthusiastic, tenacious. Sound commercial awareness and the ability to contribute to the wider business process outside immediate Functional responsibilities
Excellent attention to detail, and ability to prepare clear and professional presentations or reports for utilisation at senior levels within MTNN and the supply base
Able to deal with ambiguity, and manage multiple relationships, with an ability to take criticism and learn from feedback
Strong IT skills base, including intermediate proficiency in Office applications.
EMPLOYMENT STATUS: Permanent
QUALIFICATION: Minimum of a First degree. Possession of a post graduate qualification certification will be an advantage.
Define the optimal network topology for the Packet Core / Mobile Broadband platforms (e.g. SGSN, GGSN, MME, SGw, PGw, W@P Gw, Radius Servers, DNS Servers, Data Optimization Nodes etc.) for the deployment of Data/Multimedia solutions and services to give MTNN competitive advantage.
Execute prompt provisioning of network capacity for all the Packet Core/ Mobile Broadband network elements, features and protocols.
Design and ensure the dimensioning of Packet Core / Mobile Broadband Network as well as new products and services to support marketing product.
Plan, design and seek management’s approval for the implementation of future Data and Multimedia Solutions.
Support the planning and designing of network architecture to optimally serve the growth of Packet Core/ Mobile Broadband Network in terms of traffic, subscribers and value added service capacity.
Carry out feasibility studies for new products and produce a technical report to assist management make business decisions.
Conduct analysis of network model outputs and traffic patterns to evaluate model and proffer solution if necessary within the Packet Core/ Mobile Broadband environment.
Design and plan the evolution of Data Multimedia Solutions, such as Mobile Data, WAP, GPRS, Gy, Gx, Wifi, Wimax and other Third Party applications and services.
Produce Functional and Technical Specification documents for new products and services.
Participate in cross functional meetings with key stakeholders involved in the development and deployment of new Value Added Services in order to define best solutions for new products and services.
Meet with vendors on new market releases and technology upgrade patch to ensure quick deployment of new and innovative products/services.
JOB CONDITIONS: Normal MTNN working conditions May be required to work extended hour
REPORTING TO: Team Lead, Broadband Systems Planning
Minimum of 4 years working experience in cellular industry comprising of:
Experience with GSM, EDGE,WCDMA, HSDPA, HSPA, LTENetworks, Offload Technologies etc
Technical experience in planning, design and working with GGSN, SGSN, W@P Gw, PCRF, Evolved Packet CoreMMSC and other DATA platforms
Experience in products and services development and a good understanding of Mobile data services & roadmaps
Knowledge of signaling systems C7, MAP, SMPP, WAP, XML, HTTP, Diameter, GTP, etc.
Experience with Statistics models and trending using Analytic/Modeling tools
Basic knowledge of the Online & Offline Charging Networks and Packet Core Network Platforms
EMPLOYMENT STATUS: Permanent
A First Degree in Electrical Electronics , Computer Engineering or similar discipline
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