Business Optimisation Analyst - SA

Information technology
Illovo, JHB
Business Optimisation Analyst - SA

A vacancy exists for a Business Optimisation Analyst based at Head Office, reporting to Business Optimisation Lead - SA. The incumbent will be responsible to assist the business optimisation lead with her responsibilities.

Critical Outputs
  • Collecting and interpreting data
  • Analysing results using statistical techniques and providing ongoing reports
  • Reporting the results back to the relevant business sponsors and functional leads
  • Identifying patterns and trends within complex data sets
  • Working alongside teams within the business to prioritise business and information needs pertaining to business optimisation
  • Defining new data collection and analysis process for improvement
  • A degree in either of the following subjects: mathematics, computer science, statistics and economics
  • Proven working experience as a data analyst or business data analyst
  • Experience in data models and reporting packages
  • Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analysing datasets (Excel, SPSS,SAS)
  • Ability to write comprehensive and information reports
  • Adept at queries, report writing and presenting findings
  • Strong verbal and communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organise, analyse and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Attention to detail
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication skills
  • Influencing
  • Action orientation
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awareness
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Lead by example
Closing date
Wednesday, August 21, 2019

Internal applicants - Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Should you not receive any communication after 2 weeks of closing date, kindly consider your application as unsuccessful.

External candidates will also be considered.

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