Chief Data Officer Job in Nigeria

Kimberly Ryan Limited - Welcome to Kimberly Ryan, a HR and Business Solutions provider. Incorporated in 1997, Kimberly Ryan and its diverse staff of seasoned professionals represent a passion for capacitating businesses, deploying cutting edge industry leading solutions and service delivery techniques informed by our experience and familiarity with doing business in our chosen markets.

Over the years, we have partnered with various clients across Africa and provided them with bespoke solutions needed to drive their business goals and objectives. These successful partnerships and projects have built the trust and confidence that continuously set our brand name as a force to reckon with.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Chief Data Officer

Location: Lagos Island, Lagos

Employment Type: Full-time


  • Develops and governs the Bank’s analytics vision and strategy, data and information strategy to drive organizational decisions and facilitate data sharing amongst various business teams.
  • Develop data procedures and policies, in line with best practices. Improves and streamline data systems within the organization, and drive innovation in enterprise-wide data and analytics


  • Interested candidates should possess a Bachelor's Degree with 10-15 years experience.
  • Proficiency in R, Python (scikit learn, pandas, numpy, Jupyter etc.) SAS, SQL, MATLAB, C/C++
  • Machine learning techniques and algorithms, data visualization tools, BI/DW lifecycle components
  • Expertise with ETL applications like SSIS, Informatica, Data Stage, etc

Must have:

  • Strong STEM background – Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar
  • Practical experiences in Machine Learning, NLP, Deep Learning (Tensor flow), Statistical Modelling
  • 10 - 15 years in data management with 6 years, leading financial industry cross-functional teams
  • Board level experience of leading and delivering complex change and strategy development


  • Advanced knowledge and experience with best-inclass data strategy design
  • Chartered membership of: British Computer Society Fellowship
  • Chartered membership of Computer Professionals [Registration Council] of Nigeria (CPN) CPC III

N500,000 - N1,000,000 / Month.

Application Closing Date
23rd March, 2024

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

Note: For more information contact the recruiter on WhatsApp via: +2348184532278