Senior BI Data Analyst

  • Initiate International
  • Cape Town, South Africa
  • Mar 31, 2020
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Job Description

Are you a Senior BI Data Analyst looking for an exciting new challenge? We have an amazing opportunity for you with a global technology and e-commerce leader! This team are looking for a motivated, energetic, inquisitive and highly numerate Senior BI Data Analyst to join them in Cape Town. If you possess a genuine love for numbers and the value that can be derived from interrogating them, this job could be perfect for you!

Your key job responsibilities as the Senior BI Data Analyst in Cape Town will include:

  • Statistical and data analysis, model building and data mining
  • Report consulting and the conceptualization of new reports
  • Training and education around data systems, reports and analytical outputs
  • Involvement in a number of defined yet ad hoc data services offered to clients
  • The provision of data and analytical consulting to clients
  • Financial Analysis
  • Proactive data investigations and recommendations

Requirements for this Senior BI Data Analyst job in Cape Town:

  • A graduate/postgraduate degree in a relevant discipline (Mathematics, Actuarial Science, Mathematical Statistics or similar )
  • A sound understanding of relational databases
  • Experience in or exposure to written SQL
  • Experience in or exposure to report writing technologies
  • Superior applied excel knowledge and a proficiency in MS Office applications
  • Exposure to or interest in data mining technologies
  • Experience in or exposure to analytical research/methodologies
  • Very strong maths and stats experience/skills
  • Strong client interaction skills
  • Business interpretation of decision support data
  • Experience in financial analysis will be advantageous