Data Analyst

Data Analyst

Position: Data Analyst

Grade: Project Coordinator

Employment: Permanent

Location: Cape Town

Salary Bracket: R15 000 – R20 000

Start date: Immediately

Closing Date for applications: 17 July 2018

Job Summary:

Fetola are Cape Town based business growth professionals whose purpose is to accelerate the success of small businesses across the country. The company has a small head office with a national network of stakeholders.

The role of the Data Analyst is to improve the success of participant businesses through the implementation of improved financial management systems, assist them to track and analyse their financial performance. The role requires proven analytical skills and an eagerness to solve problems. The candidate should have good communication skills, the ability to work both independently and in a team, and be zealous about excellence.

Experience and Training:

  • Relevant University degree – e.g. Business Administration, or Economics, Business Science and Economics,
  • Minimum of 2-5 years related working experience,
  • Strong data analysis skills (monitoring & evaluation advantageous),
  • Basic accounting knowledge and numerical skills
  • Strong background in finance and administration,
  • Database management capabilities,
  • Advanced computer skills, including MS Office Suite, and strong Excel skills (e.g. V- Lookup, If functions)

Core Competencies:

  • Candidate should have a keen interest and skill in solving problems,
  • The ability to apply themselves through analytical thinking and critical thinking,
  • Ability to communicate technical concepts to non-technical audience and proof thereof
  • Meticulous and detail-orientated,
  • Candidate should be self-motivated and enthusiastic,
  • Culturally sensitive and personable,
  • An eager and fast learner with the ability to prioritise & manage own time,
  • Reliable and committed team member

Key Tasks:

  • Conduct monthly analysis of participant’s financial data
  • Assist with the monitoring and evaluation of participant performance
  • Roll out the finance portfolio through implementation of new financial systems into SME participants
  • Build and write reports
  • Provide advice and support where appropriate
  • Ad-hoc tasks

Please note if you have not heard from us within 2 weeks, consider your application unsuccessful.

Please apply HERE