Job Title: Digital Transformation Officer
Employment Type: Full-time
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Start Date: June 1, 2024
Deadline: April 30, 2024

Job Summary:
We are seeking a highly skilled individual to join our team as a Digital Transformation Officer. In this role, you will be responsible for the digitization of the institution’s operations and providing support for technical and IT functions.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement a digital strategy
  • Identify and implement opportunities presented by emerging digital technologies and digital-enabled business models
  • Establish and maintain external relationships with technology vendors and relevant ecosystems
  • Act as a thought leader, articulating the digital future of the institution
  • Educate management on digital matters, fostering tech fluency from the top down
  • Lead the development of digital capabilities necessary for transformation throughout the enterprise
  • Drive the transition to an insight-driven organization, leveraging data for business decisions
  • Cultivate digital talent within the organization through staff development and talent acquisition
  • Champion the process of identifying, testing, evaluating, and scaling (or discontinuing) new digital technologies, ensuring relevance to the business
  • Oversee the execution of digital initiatives

Qualifications, Skills, and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in technology, engineering, or business
  • Demonstrated innovation, understanding the intersection of technology and business, and awareness of new tech trends and products
  • Strong leadership, communication, and decision-making skills
  • Understanding of IT fundamentals
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a similar role, involving the design and launch of digital platforms or products
  • Proven leadership of successful digital transformation projects
  • Understanding of core business processes and associated technical solutions
  • Innovative and disruptive mindset, constantly seeking forward-thinking solutions
  • Demonstrated ability to influence and collaborate with colleagues

How to Apply:
Interested candidates should send their applications via email to


  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you do not hear from us by May 15, 2024, consider your application unsuccessful.


  • Industry: Microfinance
  • Location: Kampala, Uganda
    Savior Microfinance Limited (SML) is a duly registered microfinance company operating in Uganda.



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