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The purpose of the role is to ensure the smooth operation of all software applications used by the business. You will act as a bridge between users and technology, troubleshooting issues, providing technical guidance, and keeping everything running smoothly.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Serve as an escalation point for difficult problems and complex enquiries.
  • Creating reports on project status, including development timelines, and identifying potential problems that may cause delays in completion.
  • Identify trends and patterns between diverse support request descriptions and foresee future problems.
  • Master various publishing software platforms like manuscript formatting tools, metadata management systems, and e-commerce platforms. Expertise in Bookmaster ERP is compulsory.
  • Unravel technical mysteries with ease. Diagnose and troubleshoot software issues, fix glitches, and ensure smooth application performance across departments.
  • Analyzing systems, auditing, or verifying data and testing.
  • Explain complex technical concepts to non-technical users and collaborate effectively with authors, editors, designers, and sales teams.
  • Understand data security best practices, implement access controls, and monitor systems for potential threats.
  • Automate repetitive tasks, streamline workflows, and build custom scripts to maximize efficiency. Familiarity with scripting languages like Python or VBA is a bonus.
  • Analyse usage statistics, generate reports and identify trends to improve application performance and user experience.
  • Stay updated on industry trends, learn new technologies quickly, and be ready to tackle new challenges with curiosity and enthusiasm.


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Requirements and experience

  • Relevant Post Matric qualification
  • At least five years of experience
  • Computer skills
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel – Formulas, filtering, VLOOKUP
  • In-depth knowledge of Bookmaster ERP modules is compulsory
  • B2B Ecommerce Expertise
  • Forms master fluency
  • Integrator Savvy
  • Database queries & reporting
  • Familiarity with Publishing APIs

Skills

  • Adaptability
  • Willingness to learn
  • High attention to detail and expert level of accuracy
  • Multitasking abilities
  • Proactive
  • Organizational skills
  • Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Time management skills
  • Working independently and in a team-based structure
  • Integrity
  • Knowledge of the educational publishing industry will be advantageous.


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