Full Time Job Published on 19/07/2019

Commercial Insights Analyst - Cape Town, South Africa

  • Location South Africa - Cape Town
  • Office Create commercial and strategic value for the Company by sourcing and aggregating disparate sources of data, transforming this through analytical techniques into dynamic and commercially-oriented insights.
  • Studies B.Sc/B.Comm/Humanities with Mathematics/Statistics, Actuarial Science, Economics, Engineering
  • Experience Minimum of 5 + years working experience of applied data mining

Offer details

Commercial Insights Analyst - Cape Town, South Africa

 

 

What’s your purpose?


To create commercial and strategic value for the Company by sourcing and aggregating disparate sources of data, transforming this through analytical techniques into dynamic and commercially-oriented insights. 

 

What you’ll be doing?


•Setting up structures to build and develop new analytical competencies in the business
•Actively sourcing and championing the acquisition of Merchant, Customer, Transaction and Big Data
•The aggregation of structured enterprise and unstructured streaming data into analytical datasets
•Data mining, modelling and statistical analysis of various data sets to facilitate the creation of merchant and customer insights
•Transforming analytical insights into commercially-viable reports and offerings
•Providing recommendations for management in respect campaigns to support growth strategies
•Setting up experimental designs to track campaigns
•Internal and external stakeholder management 

 

What’s the culture like? Areas 


Passionate | Optimistic | Informed | Uncomplicated 

  

What you’ll need?


•B.Sc/B.Comm/Humanities with Mathematics/Statistics, Actuarial Science, Economics, Engineering
•Minimum of 5 + years working experience of applied data mining (preferably in disciplines such as Credit Risk, Financial Services, Retail, Marketing and Fast moving consumer goods)
•Experience manipulating and analysing data using SAS, SQL, SAS Macros or other data analysis tools for complex modelling purposes or forecasting, i.e. ability to perform statistical Analysis on large datasets
•Knowledge of statistical and mathematical models and methodologies
•Database architecture, i.e. understanding of database and data warehouse concepts and functions 


Who you’ll be working with?


You’ll be reporting to the Head of Product 

 

Where you’ll be based?


Golf Park HO, Pinelands, Cape Town 

  

Preference will be given to suitably qualified applicants in line with the RCS Employment Equity Plan.
Candidates considered for an interview will be contacted directly.

And you? Are you our Commercial Insights Analyst - Cape Town, South Africa ?

  • Number of years of experience (in the field of the post) including internship and alternation
    Minimum of 5 + years working experience of applied data mining
  • Level of study
    B.Sc/B.Comm/Humanities with Mathematics/Statistics, Actuarial Science, Economics, Engineering
  • Field of experience
    Experience manipulating and analysing data using SAS, SQL, SAS Macros or other data analysis tools for complex modelling purposes or forecasting
  • Diploma specialty
    B.Sc/B.Comm/Humanities with Mathematics/Statistics, Actuarial Science, Economics, Engineering
  • Software
    Knowledge of statistical and mathematical models and methodologies
  • Language
    English