Fresher Information System Analyst Job Vacancies – Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI)

Job Title:   Information System Analyst (Fresher Jobs)

Organisation: Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride)

Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda


About US:

Pride Microfinance Limited (MDI) (Pride) is the leading Microfinance Deposit Taking Institution in Uganda with 34 networked branches and 10 contact offices countrywide, an equal opportunity employer and regulated by Bank of Uganda under the MDI Act, 2003.


Job Summary:  The Information System Analyst will provide  Leadership  in  Business  Analysis  and  artificial  intelligence  as  a  support  function  to  the  Risk  –  reward  strategy  of  the  Enterprise  Risk  Management  Framework.


Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

Operationalise  the  Data  Analytics  Framework.

  • Perform system  querying  to  optimise  the  available  business
  • Monitor system  figures,  data  integrity  and  functionality  for  business

Execute  independent  risk-based  reviews.

  • Conduct independent  risk  assessments  within  the  Business  units  and  delivery
  • Conduct spot  checks  on  critical  ICT  infrastructure  for  Risk  Profiling  and  regular

Conduct  comprehensive  testing  for  all  planned  additions  to  the  corporate  infrastructure  before  they  can  go  live.

  • Develop a  situational  tailored  User  Acceptance  Test  (UATs)/Systems/Unit  test  scripts
  • Work with  the  IT  department  to  ensure  system  upgrade  and  functionality  optimisation

Review  Enterprise  Business  Continuity  Plan  activities.

  • Conduct business  impact  assessment  and  risk  assessment  of  different  business
  • Review and  analyse  the  BCP  incident
  • Participate/conduct and  review  the  ICTBCP  enterprise  tests  and

Undertake  project-based  risk  assessment  for  new  planned  initiatives

  • Update project  risk  tools,  registers  and  control  actions  monitoring  and
  • Conduct project  process  flow  mapping  and  risk
  • Review projects,  analysis  and  prioritisation  of  risks  and  control

Undertake  Information  Asset  Profiling.

  • Information asset  valuation  and
  • Undertake systems  integrity
  • Maintenance of the  Information  assets

Fraud  Risk  Assessments.

  • Undertake regular  fraud  risk  assessments  to  support  the  improvement  of  the  control
  • Investigate any  incidents  of  security  breach  in  support  of  EXCOM  decision
  • Undertake incident  analyses  aimed  establishing  control  lapses  for  control  proposals  to  EXCOM  and


  • Participate in  the  preparation  of  risk  reports  to  EXCOM  and  Board  on  a  monthly
  • Follow-upon the  systems  analysis  reports  and  ICT  audit  reports  on  the  identified  control  gaps  and  control  improvements


Key  Performance Indicators:

  • An effective  Data  Analytics  Framework
  • Improved systems  security
  • Improved risk  awareness  among  staff
  • Improved compliance

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a Bachelor’s degree  in  IT,  Computer  Science,  Information  Systems  Management  or  any  other  relevant/related  field
  • Postgraduate professional  course  in  ICT  Systems  Security  and  Systems  Audit  is  an  added  advantage
  • At least two years and  above  experience
  • IT skills
  • Report writing  and  research  skills
  • Communication skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Business acumen
  • Interpersonal skills


How to Apply:

All qualified and interested candidates should apply online at the link below.


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Deadline: 27th October 2021


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