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Resume for Timothy W. for IT / Technical Support / Food, Tobacco & Beverage Production in Nairobi, Kenya




Occupation: IT / Technical Support Industry: Food, Tobacco & Beverage Production
Country: Kenya City: Nairobi
State: Nairobi Area ZIP: 00600



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NAME TIMOTHY SIMIYU W.
YEAR OF BIRTH
MARITAL STATUS MARRIED
NATIONALITY KENYAN
QUALIFICATIONS CPA Part II
BACKGROUND
  September to Date

Business Analyst, British American Tobacco Kenya. 

October to August

Freelance Trainer/Consultant with bias to Finance/IT solutions. 

July to September

Head Trainer and Software consultant with Kenya Modern Digitals Limited. 

December to July

Freelance finance, marketing and computer consultant and parttime student at Strathmore College School of Accountancy. 

July to December

Assistant Consultant, Price Waterhouse Associates. 

June to June

Full time student, Strathmore School of Accountancy. 

January to December  
Student Cardinal Otunga High School, Mosocho, Kisii.

SYNOPSIS
  Mr. W. has experience of a wide range of computer applications and their use in various business sectors covering:
  • Hospitality,
  • General business,
  • Consumer products,
  • Engineering,
  • Tours and travel,
  • Manufacturing
  • Local government and parastatals,
  • Social clubs.
  • His experience includes handson use, system development and application configuration, user training, as well as infrastructure identification, development, installation and support. 

    His computer applications knowledge covers spreadsheets, programming, graphics, project management, operating systems and database management applications. He has also been involved in a number of projects requiring financial analysis.

    WORK EXPERIENCE
      Assisted in the financial analysis and audit of the Local Government Loan Authority LGLA accounts in preparation for the installation of a computerised accounting system. 

    Has had considerable experience in the use of computerised system for the purpose of financial forecasting, accounting, presentations and project management. 

    Was attached to the Managing Director’s office at Price Waterhouse as his assistant for a period of three months. 

    Has been involved in the monitoring and trailing of the USAID funded Commodity Import Program CIP as well as its audit. 

    Has done accounting and audit work for honorary Price Waterhouse clients. 

    Was involved in the preparation of financial forecasts and feasibility study for the Yaya Centre shoppingcumresidential complex in Nairobi. 

    Has experience in providing bookkeeping services for a variety of small businesses in the commercial sector. 

    Has been involved in the development and implementation of financial and administrative processes of two Kenya parastatals The Kenya Agricultural Research Institute, KARI and The Kenya Wildlife Service, KWS – and a number of smallscale commercial enterprises. 

    Has been involved in the audits of a number of multinational oil and clearingforwarding firms. 

    Was involved in the market survey and modernisation programme for Kenya Breweries Limited. 

    Was involved in the audit of the USAID funded Rural Economic Recovery Project in Uganda. 

    Has done freelance consultancy work in marketing, computer systems design and financial analysis for business enterprises in Nairobi. 

    Has been a parttime instructor of software applications at various computer colleges in Nairobi including Datalink Computer Systems, Woodvale and Syscom. 

    Has been involved in the advertising, design and public relations industry through his association with ProFoto Promotions and Superior Images, both in Nairobi. 

    Has provided software application training for a large variety of organisations in the country including Caltex Oil K Limited, Africa Project Development Facility APDF, Total Oil, Serena Lodges and Hotels, Akamba Public Road Services, Wire Products, CPC Kenya, Cooperative Insurance Services and Industrial Development Bank IDB among others. 

    As Head Trainer and Software Consultant for Kenyan Modern Digitals Limited was instrumental in the establishment of the training arm, East Africa Computer Institute. He also developed reference and training manuals for both course participants as well as computer application users.  

    Has been involved in Desktop Publishing for a number of publications including OfficeMart, Nice People a novel and East Africa Computer News. 

    Has provided IT Consultancy services for Spell Man Walker Limited, Business Information Systems, KinyoriNgige Accounting Firm, CPV Walker, Adventure Kenya among others. 

    For Akamba Public Road Services was the key member in the administration and development of a multiuser computer system with modules covering Inventory, Fleet Management, Revenue and Staff Control. 

    Has provided infrastructure support for Fairview Hotel, MEDS, ALICO Kenya, Kenya Shell amongst others. 

    While at BAT Kenya he has been involved in the development and implementation of the BATLeaf suite of management information systems which cover farmer management, inventory control, Tobacco leaf purchase and payment, leaf processing, Quality control and shipping. This system is currently in use in countries across the world namely China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Serbia, Ghana, Nigeria, Zimbabwe, Uganda and Kenya. It is also under evaluation in Uzbekistan, Turkey, Chile, Mexico and Venezuela. This project was worth USD ,. 

    For the BAT Thika Green Leaf Threshing Plant GLT he has been involved in the adoption and implementation of Wireless Local Area Networks, use of technologically adept devices such as PDAs, Barcode readers, Electronic weighing scales which all interface into the GUI based business application. 

    For the BATK leaf growing team he has been instrumental in the expansion and embedding of computer systems as an integral part of the business continuity process. This has covered the training of users, identification of appropriate business tools and technologies and their implementation. This process has enabled all the remote leaf centres to be able to enter st century technologically savvy. 

    For the BATK cigarette manufacturing function he has been a key member of the teams involved in implementation of the Factory Footprint  in SubSaharan Africa. This involved the transfer of cigarette production from other BAT operating companies in Africa to the Kenya operation. It called for changes in business processes and implementation of new fit for purpose IT enabled systems to monitor both quality and quantity.  

    In the BAT Sub Saharan Africa area he has been involved in the development of factory control systems and procedures that aim to enhance productivity and reduce wastage in the leaf growing and processing operations as well as in the cigarette factories. These have covered the following areas:

  • Product integrity and traceability solutions
  • Business communication solutions initially within the Nairobi factory shop floor  which have now extended to cover the entire Nairobi office with planned extension to the Thika GLT Plant and Area offices Nairobi Business Park
  • SAP Utilisation – to enhance better understanding, business usage and reporting using the SAP ERP application, as well as ensuring that the users ‘sweat’ the investment.
  •  

    Was a key member of the SAP implementation team for the British American Tobacco Companies within the Africa and Middle East area where he was involved in the development of data migration templates, user training and implementation for the Leaf Growing, Leaf Processing and Manufacturing functions. 

    As a member of the global British American Tobacco team has been called upon to provide project management and systems capacity building services in the other operating companies of the group including Uganda, Nigeria, Ghana, Indonesia, Malaysia, Pakistan, Uzbekistan, Bangladesh, Zimbabwe and DR Congo. He is a key member of the BATLeaf DRG Design Reference Group that looks at the Leaf systems both in current and future potential fits for the business.

     

    Within the BAT Sub Sahara Africa Supply Chain Team is involved in business functions enhancement actions that ensure that the BAT SC team will always maintain an edge of the competition through effective and efficient procedures with regard to:

  • Customer Complaints – This is a database that has been used by the SC hub to manage consumer and customer issues relating to the logistical function. This database is in use in more that markets that have their product either sourced or managed by the BATSSA Nairobi hub team. The concept has now gained regional recognition and will be adopted for use by the Region in an enhanced mode.
  • Warehouse Management – This covers the Nairobi Hub Factory and will be used to manage inventories for Leaf, Wrapping Materials and Supplies as well as Finished Goods Cigarettes. The initial work was meant to drive the adoption of a tactical solution for the Nairobi factory but has triggered interest at the Regional level that has now generated a regional project to develop a strategic business solution that will be a fit for purpose, pack and ship solution for all End Markets within the AME region
  • Working with the regional and global teams to deliver strategic business solutions such as SAP APO SNP, Product Costing version which managed costs into the four levels of Plan, Buy, Make and Move.
  •  

    Was a member of the Corporate Social Responsibility reporting team for British American Tobacco Kenya in that was charged with the responsilibity of  the production of the document on BAT’s CSR Policy aptly named “The Report to Society”. The committee was chaired by PLO Lumumba. 

    Is a an active peer educator within the BAT community involved in activities that deal with behavioural change with regard to HIV/AIDS as well as management of other conditions and diseases like cancer, malaria, thyphoid amongst others. 

    Is involved in social work programmes for the disadvantaged in society through his local church Karura Community Chapel. 

       

     

    REFEREES
     
  • Mr Peter K. Muiruri
  • Group ICT Manager

    UAP Insurance

    Bishops Garden Towers, Bishops Road

    PO Box Nairobi

    Tel: +

    Cell: +

    Email:  

  • Dr Musa Nyandusi
  • P.O. Box , Nairobi, Kenya

    Tel: +

    Email:  

  • Mr Kevin Kinyanjui
  • IT Director,

    Kenya Airways Limited

    Airport North Road, Embakasi

    P.O. Box Nairobi , Kenya

    Tel: +

    Fax: +

    Email:  

     

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