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Data Analyst (#1,527,388,723) 

Job offer #1,527,388,723 in Johannesburg (Gauteng), South Africa

Role Objectives:

Turn data into information, information into insight and insight into business decisions. Project based position.
Interpret data, analyse results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports.
Develop and implement databases, data collection systems, data analytics and other strategies that optimise statistical efficiency and quality.
Acquire data from primary or secondary data sources and maintain databases/data systems.
Identify, analyse, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets.
Filter and clean data by reviewing computer reports, printouts, and performance indicators to locate and correct code problems.
Work with management to prioritise business and information needs

Role Responsibilities:
Interpret data, analyse results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports.

Develop and implement databases, data collection systems, data analytics and other strategies that optimise statistical efficiency and quality.
Acquire data from primary or secondary data sources and maintain databases/data systems.
Identify, analyse, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets.
Filter and clean data by reviewing computer reports, printouts, and performance indicators to locate and correct code problems.
Work with management to prioritise business and information needs.
Locate and define new process improvement opportunities

Qualification:
Degree in Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science, Information Management or Statistics will be advantageous.
Experience:

Proven work experience as a data analyst or business data analyst
2-3 years hands-on work with databases
Technical expertise regarding data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques.
Strong knowledge of and experience with reporting packages, databases, some programming (Perl, ETL frameworks).
Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing datasets (Excel, SPSS, SAS etc.).
Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy.
Adept at queries, report writing and presenting findings

Technical Knowledge:

Databases (MySQL, MariaDB or PostgreSQL)
ETL frameworks (Talend experience would be advantageous)
Advanced literacy level of Excel
Working experience in using different data formats for import and export in databases
Business data presentation (Jasper, Tableau)
Dashboards (PowerBI, Cognos or similar)
Linux command line knowledge would be advantageous
Machine learning experience would be advantageous

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.





The Company

Company Name
ManpowerGroup South Africa

Job Details

Job Location
Town
Johannesburg
Post Code
ZA-2000
State
Gauteng
Country
South Africa



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