South Africa

Statistical Analyst

Company Transaction Capital Recoveries
Reference # #567
Published 30/01/2020
Contract Type Permanent
Location Hyde Park, Gauteng, South Africa
The individual will be responsible for the analysis of source system data and the accuracy and technical integrity of subsequent analytical solutions that guide business decisions. Design and develop advanced mathematical, statistical and data mining models to give analytical and quantitative insight to business in order to make improved operational, tactical and strategic decisions.
Job Functions Analytics,Mathematics, Statistics and Information,Statistics
Industries Financial Services
Key Performance Areas

Data Analysis / Modelling
Identify trends, patterns and relationships in the data,
Identifying, interpreting & explaining the factors giving rise to specific business outcomes,  Predicting & forecasting probable future business outcomes, 
Identifying key factors of business operations to transform/eliminate/introduce in order to improve business outcome. 
Develop, maintain and refine advanced mathematical models pertaining to various aspects of the business, 
Adhoc analyses.

Data Management
Data extraction, 
Data manipulation, 
Data preparation.

Presentation and Communication
Drafting reports that communicate findings, results and subsequent business solutions, as well as presentation of the aforementioned to relevant stakeholders.

Creativity / Innovation
Apply creative problem solving skills and techniques, resulting in optimal business solutions.
Required Minimum Education/Training
Honours degree in Statistics/Mathematics
Master’s degree advantageous
SAS Python, R advantageous

Required Minimum Work Experience
4-6 years’ experience in Advanced Analytics and Statistics

Note: Please note that due to the high volumes of applications received, we will be in contact with shortlisted candidates who meet the requirements detailed above. If you have not received a reply within 3 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful. Failure to provide us with truthful information and valid documents where requested will render your application null and void. We are an equal opportunity employer, whose aim is to promote representivity in all levels of occupational categories.

Job Closing Date 17/02/2020
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