Cape Town - 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.
Key Responsibilities : Set up structures to build and develop new analytical competencies in the business Actively source and champion 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 Transform analytical insights into commercially-viable reports and offerings Provide recommendations for management in respect campaigns to support growth strategies Set up experimental designs to track campaigns Internal and external stakeholder management Minimum Requirements : B.
Sc / B.Comm / Humanities with Mathematics / Statistics, Actuarial Science, Economics, Engineering Minimum of 2 + 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