Job title: BI ANALYST / DATA ANALYST – deliver Strategic Insight & Reporting within Global INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT FIRM – 100% REMOTE (within South Africa) – R850K to R1 Million / annum
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary: ZAR 950,000.00
Job published: 03/06/2021
Job ID: 38698

Job Description

This is a golden opportunity for a BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE ANALYST/ DATA ANALYST to join a highly successful Global  WEALTH MANAGEMENT FIRM.

This BI ANALYST / Data Analyst role offers 100% REMOTE WORK (but you must be based in SOUTH AFRICA to apply).

SALARY on offer is R850K – R1 Million per annum.

THE COMPANY:
Established 25 years ago, this International WEALTH MANAGEMENT COMPANY has offices in both the UK and South Africa. They are an INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT FIRM with assets under custody in excess of £3.6bn, making them one of the most successful Independent Wealth Management Firms. 
They are a niche, personal, independent business employing around 180 people. This is a non-corporate environment, offering flexibility, a great work-life balance, loads of support and further training.

THE ROLE:
As DATA ANALYST & BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE ANALYST your role will be two-fold: 
On the one hand the role will require in-depth data analysis and delivery of Strategic Insights to inform business and trading strategies. Whilst on the other, you will work between the PMO and Development Team to steer comprehensive first-round UAT before new solutions are delivered to the business for final review and sign-off.
In the short-term you will identify, set up and maintain automated data processes to increase efficiency;  Identify, evaluate and implement tools to support data validation and cleansing. 
This will enable you to develop and support reporting processes, monitor and audit data quality and communicate with business helping them to understand data content.
To be successful in this role you must be confident to:
Manipulate, analyse and interpret complex data sets,
Create data dashboards, graphs and visualisations,
Perform UAT, making use of industry knowledge and your data analysis skills.

REQUIRED SKILLS:
Experience within BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE and/or DATA ANALYSIS in Financial Services (ideally Investment / Asset Management). 
Very good knowledge of trading securities and transactional data.
Must understand Trading Data and its flow.
In-depth understanding of relational database models.
Highly proficient in SQL.
Experience using Power BI / Tableau or similar application.