Business Intelligence Analyst

Business Intelligence Analyst

Job Title: Business Intelligence Analyst
Location: Gauteng
Salary: 720000.00
Reference: JN -092017-9623
Job Published: October 16, 2017 07:06

Job Description

Position                               :               Business Intelligence Analyst
Location/Branch               :               Johannesburg
Reporting to                       :               Head of Sales (dotted line to CFO)
The Business Intelligence Analyst is responsible for the development, analysis, design and implementation for reporting on all sales, operational and financial (where applicable) related data within the overall business. The incumbent is responsible for developing data and reporting on Qlikview and for providing strategic input to the business based on sound data analysis and market insights. Travel to regions may be required from time to time.
Key Responsibility Areas
Core Functions:
  • Consulting on existing business processes
  • Resolution of ad hoc requests for reports and data
  • Review of data
  • Create dashboards where required
  • Complete strategic reports where required
  • Complete financial reports where required
  • Deploy best practise scenarios based on previous experience
  • Research and understand market and network trends to provide strategic input against trends
  • Maximise distribution efficiencies by analysing “who to sell to”
  • Integrate data sources and databases with Qlikview
  • Develop data models and backend queries for presenting data
  • Generate performance reports
  • Interact with end users to establish requirements in order to build required applications
  • Write Qlikview and SQL scripts to extract, transform and load relevant data for customised reports
  • Develop regression models for prediction of future trends
  • Fleet Management and Reporting
The incumbent displays the following competencies:
  • Deadline driven
  • Ability to organize
  • Achievement driven
  • Flexibility
  • Initiative
  • Integrity
  • Responsibility
  • Self-Confidence
  • Self-Management
  • Stress Tolerance
  • Tenacity
  • Communication
  • Analysis
  • Attention to detail
  • Business knowledge
  • Judgment
  • Planning and organizing
  • Problem solving
  • Self-motivated
  • Using financial information
  • Working with computer technology
  • Working with data/numbers
  • Number facility
  • Adaptability
  • Self-Control
  • Dependability
  • Independence
  • Demonstrates initiative with a results orientation whilst exhibiting strong drive
  • Detailed, orientated and able to handle multiple tasks at one time
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Excellent business acumen
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Extensive database knowledge
  • Extensive Qlikview knowledge in both scripting and visual design
  • Extensive coding skills
  • Excellent knowledge of report writing
  • Ability to interact with others
  • Proficient in Excel
  • Presentation skills
  • Prioritizes workload and meets deadlines 
  • Problem solving skills
  • Professional
  • Results orientated
  • Self-motivated and able to work as a member of a team
  • Excellent analytical, technical and mathematical abilities
  • Strong decision making ability
Education & Qualification
  • Grade 12 with Matric certificate
  • Relevant tertiary qualification and Qlikview certifications
  • Sound knowledge of business principles, financial management, economics and sales