Job title: Data Analyst
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary: ZAR 600,000.00
Location: Parow, Cape Town
Job published: 27/02/2020
Job ID: 38452

Job Description

Data Analyst – Set up data function & Deliver insights for LARGEST BRAND on the GLOBE – R650k/annum, Cape Town

Exciting opportunity for a Data Analyst to take the lead setting up the data function and to execute all data analytics and data management functions for the manufacturer & distributor of one of the largest brands on the globe. You will play a critical role in the business, leading initiatives relating to optimization of information and communicating critical business insights to drive business decisions.

This Data Analyst position is based in Cape Town and is paying R600k – R650k/annum (Including contribution towards MA & Pension) + Bonus/Incentives

THE COMPANY:
This organization is the manufacturer and distributor of one of the largest brands on the globe and has been recognized as a Top Employer in South Africa by the top employer’s institute.

THE ROLE:
As Data Analyst, you will play a major role in the business, establishing the data function and managing a small team. You will lead all data initiatives - optimizing information, mining the database for critical business insight, and reporting your findings. You will therefore need strong data analysis, SQL development and reporting (PowerBI or Tableau) skills. You will play a major role in the business, generating business insights to inform business decisions and communicating these findings with the relevant business areas while influencing stakeholders across the business.

REQUIREMENTS:
• Bachelors Degree – IT, Computer Science, Engineering
• Experience working in a Data Analyst/ Data Insights position
• Leadership experience and capabilities
• Programming skills – R, Python
• SQL Development skills
• Reporting, modelling and trend forecasting tools
• Experience using data visualisation tools – PowerBI or Tableau
• Valid Drivers Licence