BI and Analytics Manager

at Job Search
Location Midrand, South Africa
Date Posted Feb 12, 2021
Category IT Jobs
Job Type Full-time


The main purpose of this role is to play a team lead role in the delivery of the solutions.

Your responsibilities include:

·       Creating and presenting client proposals

·       Work closely with data governance and data science specialists

Technical competencies

·       Knowledge and experience across multiple areas including:

·       Insights Driven Data & Analytics strategy development

·       Programming Coding in variety of languages (SAS, SQL, R, Python etc.)

·       Business Analysis (including business process mapping)

·       Data Modelling

·       Data Management

·       Data Engineering (extractions, transformations, loading patterns)

·       Descriptive analytics (ability to extract insights and trends from data based on requirements)

·       Cloud Analytics (AWS and AZURE) or SAP Analytics

·       Relevant Technical fundamentals at that point in time to what the market is procuring

Behavioural Competencies

·       Continuous learning mindset

·       Curiosity

·       Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

·       Effective engagement management

·       Able to deliver engagements on time and within budget

·       Proven ability to make decisions and the right judgement calls

·       Ability to provide leadership and guidance/coaching to junior member of the team

·       Ability to inspire and enthuse others to commitment and involvement taking accountability for larger engagements

·       Manages large engagement / multiple engagement deadlines holistically, identifying risks and escalating.

·       Able to work under pressure

·       Ownership of deliverables driving team quality and risk management.


Minimum Qualifications

BSC Computer Science, BSC Honours Computer Science, BSC Maths Statistics, BEng (all disciplines), BCom (Informatics preferred).  Or if direct entry proven experience in data & analytics and other relevant any qualifications (e.g. certifications in analytics technology platforms and techniques)

Desired Qualifications     

Certifications or Advanced degrees in Data Management, Data Engineering, Data Science, Data Analytics and Analytics technology specific certifications.

Minimum Experience       

·       7 years working experience

·       Management Experience

·       Expertise in field with excellent industry and business knowledge

·       Demonstrated leadership skills in leading and managing technical business intelligence implementations

·       Expertise with data warehouses and data lakes

·       Experience with Multiple Business Intelligence and Analytic technologies on premise and Cloud (Microsoft, SAP, AWS, Google, Teradata etc.)

Desired Experience         

8 years related experience

Consulting experience is advantageous

Only registered members can apply for jobs.