Data Analyst Team Lead

Strategy, Innovation, Incubation · Nairobi, Kenya
Department Strategy, Innovation, Incubation
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Manager/Supervisor

Would you enjoy strategizing and leading a team that is capable of using data analysis, visualization, and data modeling techniques to provide insights into projects that will make an impact globally? If so, you could be our next Data Analyst Team Lead!

The Company

We are a fast-growing non-profit social enterprise with offices in the Netherlands, Portugal, South Africa, Kenya, and Ethiopia. Triggerise builds digital platforms that motivate users - primarily young women and adolescent girls - to make positive choices. We work together with local communities and use nudges like reminders, discounts, and reward points to encourage our users to access and use health products and services. We also support our users in becoming entrepreneurs and adding value to their economies. You can learn more about the work we do here.

All of our Triggerise offices are comfortable, open spaces filled with enthusiastic, international colleagues. Whether you are working from our biggest office in Nairobi, the fast-growing office in South Africa, or from home, our people are young and our culture is global and dynamic. Our work environment is fast-paced, informal, and friendly. You can hear more about being a part of the Triggerise team here. 


We are open to remote work for this position and will happily accept applicants from Kenya, Ethiopia, and South Africa.

The Job

The Data Analyst Team Lead uses data analysis, visualization and data modeling techniques to provide insight, identify trends and to recommend action for the insights team as well as assist operational departments in the successful execution of their programmes. 


  • Coordination: You coordinate the Data Analysis team work & provide training to the team when needed
  • Data dashboards: You create and maintain data dashboards for local operations based on programme, donor, and operational needs.
  • Data insights: You develop and maintain tools to analyze our data. You also identify trends, insights and risks that support the insights team in their behavioural economics work as well as operational departments in the day to day execution of their programmes.  
  • Data reporting: You turn your findings into clear reports and recommendations that will help our teams make decisions that improve the work we do and create a positive impact.
  • Leading your team: You lead and develop a highly engaged team. You create a positive working environment that aligns with Triggerise values


About you

You are an analytical and data-driven person who pays attention to detail and follow through on tasks. You’re a logical thinker and a practical problem solver who wants to use your technical skillset to make an impact. 



  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in international development, specifically in HIV, family planning and other SRH areas
  • You have a degree in applied statistics or biostatistics or a quantitative social science degree such as Demography, Economics etc. A masters in these areas will be an added advantage
  • Proven high-level proficiency in statistical analysis and management of large data sets using stata, SAS, SPSS
  • Experience in running data visualizations in Tableau, PowerBI (an added advantage)
  • You have excellent analytical and presentation skills
  • Excellent writing and communication skills


The Rewards

At Triggerise we believe in being open, also when it comes to salaries. The monthly salary brackets for this position are R39.458 - R59.186 gross in South Africa, KSH214.411 - KSH321.616 gross in Kenya, and €1.063 - €1.595 gross in Ethiopia, plus benefits and allowances. We will offer you a salary in this bracket depending on your level of experience and how it relates to your future colleagues. If you would like to know more about the salaries in our other locations, please contact us. 


In addition to your monthly salary, we offer you:

  • Great secondary benefits.
  • A personal development budget.
  • Unlimited holidays, if you can make it work with your team you’re good to go.
  • Growth opportunities.
  • A product to help shape as we grow, to leave your mark on how we do things.
  • A vision that we trust that you will do your job without us having to invent unnecessary rules and regulations.

The Details

Interested? Click Apply for This Job! Want more information? Check out our website or contact our Global Recruiter. We only accept applications through the apply links, not by email.

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  • Location
    Nairobi, Kenya
  • Department
    Strategy, Innovation, Incubation
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience