Database Administrator

  • Nationwide Placement
  • Pinelands, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
  • Aug 06, 2017
Permanent Administration Information Technology Media / Journalism

Job Description

Our client is urgently looking to hire a bright and analytical Database Administrator to manage database information and processes for the Subscriptions Services team. The successful candidate will report to the Subscriptions Operations Manager and be based in Pinelands.

Key responsibilities of the role:

  • Subscriber/campaign data capture (imports/extracts), data management, analysis and report generation.
  • Coordinating and completing bulk e-mail processes and traffic (e.g. newsletters, subscriber events, marketing briefs, digital notifications).
  • Managing databases within both subscriber services (Magnet) and sales CRM (Sugar) systems, as well as interfaces between processes, and generating all system reports as required.
  • Managing month end processes on Magnet inclusive of file splits and coding.
  • Manage development activity.
  • Providing support for rate table and promotion event (PE) codes, rate allocations and website display.
  • Providing support to contact centre processes, and working in the Contact Centre as required.
  • Providing support for admin and finance team.

Skills, knowledge, experience and attributes:

  • Relevant IT qualification
  • Three to four years' extensive database administration experience
  • SQL knowledge and exposure
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel
  • Application support
  • Sound analytical skills and problem solving ability
  • Ability to understand database architecture and information storage processes
  • The ability to learn database programmes and processes, and provide advice to end users
  • Management and deployment of Reports (MS Reporting Services) advantageous
  • Integrated web and responsive layout exposure advantageous
  • HTML exposure advantageous

If you have what we're looking for and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your application, accompanied by an updated CV and a letter of motivation to fax: 0867504884 or apply online ASAP

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