Data Analyst

  • Employee List
  • Cape Town

What we are looking for

A talented and motivated data analyst with proven experience to contribute to our data analytics capabilities.

About the role

This role is responsible for identifying trends, collecting information and interpreting data to obtain a deep understanding of our company and the markets we operate in, and share accurate insights with the executive and management team.

What you will be doing

  • Collect, clean, and preprocess data from various sources and ensure data quality and reliability.
  • Improve data validation, transformation process and format.
  • Identify patterns, trends and anomalies in data.
  • Provide insights for decision making.
  • Apply statistical techniques and data mining algorithms to extract meaningful insights from large and complex datasets.
  • Create effective and accurate dashboards, reports and data visualisations.
  • Develop predictive models and forecasting algorithms to identify future trends and outcomes based on historical data.
  • Enhance data collection procedures to include all relevant information for developing analytic systems.
  • Present results in a clear manner.
  • Propose solutions and strategies to address business challenges.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand business requirements, plans and challenges, and collect and analyse relevant data.
  • Use creative graphs, infographics and other methods to visualise data.

Required Qualifications, Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree: Mathematics, Statistics, Data Science, Data Analytics, Computer Science, Finance, Economics, or Engineering.
  • Proven experience (3+ years) as a data analyst with expertise in data analysis, statistical modelling, and visualisation.
  • An effective communicator with good presentation skills of technical concepts and findings to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • SQL, Python, R, or SAS proficiency.
  • PowerBI and/or Tableau experience.
  • A team player and a great collaborator.
  • Experience in using R, Python, or any other Statistical tools are highly advantageous.