EMPLOYMENT TYPE : Permanent
EE preferred but strong Non-EE candidates will be considered
LOCATION : Cape Town
JOB OVERVIEW :
Manage and coordinate the delivery of BI services (projects and operational support)
Build and manage strategies, roadmaps, priorities, release objectives and processes while managing complex dependencies and actively minimising risk.
Perform and report on project planning, budgeting, commercial contract management and resource scheduling, and adjust proactively based on changes in demand.
Ensure that services are delivered in time, within budget, at a high quality and complying to all governance standards.
Focus on the continued adoption of agile and dev operation principles, methodologies, processes and tools.
Coordinate the delivery of advanced analytics capabilities to businesses
Work with business unit leaders to identify and prioritise problems that BI and advanced analytics is suited to solve
Develop, drive, measure and feedback progress on BI and advanced analytics strategy as an enabler of innovation and business value
Work cross-functionally to incorporate requirements and feedback from both internal and external stakeholders, as well as to oversee the ongoing development, optimisation and timely commercialisation of our insights, models and action prompts.
Align your team’s goals with organisational and business unit strategies.
Empower and motivate the team to deliver innovative solutions, while cultivating a milestone-driven culture and managing your team’s performance.
Establish the strategic direction for building the business’s data management program, optimising business approach using data both internally and externally
DESCRIPTION OF THE POSITION :
The development of the scope of projects based on consultation with key stakeholders .
Lead the organisation efforts to track BI delivery against programme deliverables .
Oversee cross-functional BI Teams , while simultaneously ensuring adoption and adherence of organisational governance in collaborat ion with other departments .
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED :
Bachelors or Master's degree, preferably in Computer Science, Information Systems, Analytics, Business Administration or Engineering.
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED :
8 - 10 years project management experience, specifically in more complex projects, such as creating a new business or multi-functional projects in an existing business with multiple stakeholders.
Experience with agile and hybrid-agile project management methodologies.
An understanding and implementation experience of data-analytical technologies.
ADVANTAGEOUS SKILLS :
Programme management certifications Agile / PMBOK / Prince 2 etc.
Please note : If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.