Analyst

Commercial Analyst – Parow

Permanent

Join one of Africa’s largest retailers as a commercial analyst. The Commercial Analyst provides strategic and tactical support to the Planning department by interpreting commercial data and delivering creative solutions based on the analysis. You will perform data analysis and data interpretation as requested by business users, in order to develop rules and methodologies for effective data management to drive business decisions.

  • Ensuring data used in the analysis is cleansed and integrity has been assessed before assumptions are made
  • Collection and collation of data to inform commercial research using appropriate research methodologies
  • Discussing business intelligence needs requirements with external clients and internal staff
  • Conducting presentations on data analysis
  • Analyze data using standard statistical methods. Interpreting the results and provide written summaries of data analysis
  • Explore hypothetical scenarios and provide insight to drive business decisions
  • Matric
  • Commercial or Business degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Business Administration or Computer Science
  • Knowledge of statistical methodologies and commercial analytics tools
  • Business awareness and numerical ability
  • Advanced computer literacy skills
  • Experience with Planning data extraction tools, analytical tools or Business Objects will be an advantage
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • Retail industry experience as a Buyer or Planner

SALARY AND OTHER INFORMATION:

R600 000 per annum

Only SA citizens based in Cape Town need apply.