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Strategic Business Analyst - Johannesburg, South Africa

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Job Details

Job ID: #15394
Job Location Johannesburg, South Africa
Company Type FMCG
Job Role Strategic Business Analyst
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 4
Residence Location Johannesburg, South Africa
Gender Not Specified
Nationality SA ID
Degree Business/Computer Science/Information Management Degree

Job Description

Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Job Status: Open

Our Client is looking for an experienced Strategic Business Analyst to join their dynamic team.

Duties And Responsibilities:

* Secure and allocate resources, manage implementation schedules, and facilitate meetings
* Development of service line and program strategic plans, including development and expansion of the Company’s regional strategy
* Assist in the development and evaluation of rolling sales forecasts and budgets
* Utilising analysis techniques to support business practices and evaluate potential strategic planning/growth opportunities.
* Identify specific business processes, through analysis, that could be enhanced or changed to become more efficient / best practice-orientated/deliver business value.
* Increase general sales productivity by analyzing data and creating relevant reports
* Provide commercial and financial analytical support to the sales team by providing profitability margin analysis
* Work with management to obtain and identify analytical requirements, plus compile and analyze data obtained from numerous information systems and employ judgment necessary to determine the accuracy and applicability of the conclusions.
* Provide recommendations and conclusions gained from analysing data using statistical methods and tools.
* Provides input into decisions affecting business operations and strategic initiatives.
* Research best practices develop targets/goals for business endeavors and provide metrics to management and executive leadership.
* Creating a detailed business analysis, outlining problems, opportunities and developing solutions for the Company
* Full analysis of potential new services providers and new owned branches
* Provide support and input into the development/design of the finance, cost savings, and budget plan/s by the Finance Manager
* Proactively manage all members of the team ensuring continuous and progressive performance.
* Lead team activities to ensure business objectives are accomplished in a safe, timely, cost-effective manner, according to the highest quality specifications.

Key Skills
* Previous experience/knowledge in working within the Diesel, Trucking, logistics or similar environment is essential.
* Previous experience in a company reporting into a group structure is an advantage.
* Logistics, Financial Services, Financial Technology or Consumer Financial Services experience preferred.
* Strong understanding of databases, spreadsheets, data visualization.
* Knowledge of business statistics and data analyses techniques.
* Demonstrated effectiveness in all the areas outlined in the roles and responsibilities.

  • Job Role: Strategic Business Analyst
  • Industry: Business / Strategic Management
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

4 Years of Experience
* Business/Computer Science/Information Management Related
* Degree/Qualification or equivalent
* Master’s Degree in Business Administration will be an advantage
* Valid Passport and Driver’s license
* Minimum 4 years of experience in a similar position

Additional Requirements

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