Datafin Recruitment Current Job Opportunity – Apply Now!

Posted on :

7 Jun, 2023

Category :

Analyst Jobs in South Africa, IT Jobs in South Africa

Datafin was established in 1999 due to the need for a specialized IT recruitment solution. We offer a personalized and flexible recruitment service, specializing in providing both client and candidate with the perfect fit. We pride ourselves on the fact that we have established relationships with industry leaders as well as access to some of the most skilled and sought after candidates in the industry. Our database of over 25 000 candidates, cutting edge internal IT systems and extensive PPC marketing has ensured that we at the top of our game and one of SA’s leading recruitment agencies.





Job Title: Business Intelligence Analyst
Location: Johannesburg
Salary: Market Related
Job Type: Permanent
Sectors: IT
Reference: 23753


Vacancy Details

Our client, a leading provider serving clients in the USA, Europe, and the UK, is seeking a talented Business Intelligence Analyst to join their team. They pride themselves on their cutting-edge software technology and their commitment to staying ahead of market trends. In this role, you will play a vital part in extracting valuable insights from large datasets and supporting the decision-making process. The ideal candidate will possess the ability to transform data into actionable information, enabling well-informed business decisions. Having a Microsoft Business Intelligence (MSBI) certification, particularly in Querying Data with Transact-SQL (70-461), would be advantageous. A bachelor’s degree is also beneficial, along with at least 3 years of experience working with SQL Server databases and Transact-SQL.


  • Identify potential process improvements and areas within the business for the BI team to get involved.
  • Preparing reports and presentations and deriving business insights
  • Ad hoc analysis (scenario modelling, impact analysis etc.)
  • Develop, test, and implement data driven (SQL) reports.
  • Identify new process improvement opportunities.
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Analise customer behavior, market trends and demographics.
  • Project management skills.


  • Any Microsoft Business Intelligence (MSBI) certification – No negotiations (70-461: Querying Data with Transact-SQL advantageous).
  • Bachelor’s degree advantageous.
  • 3+ years working experience with SQL Server databases and Transact-SQL.
  • Advanced Excel (Pivot, VLOOKUP, etc.).
  • Experience with SSRS.
  • Database documentation experience.
  • Experience in building report models with visualisation tools (Power-BI advantageous).
  • Good, applied statistics skills, such as distributions, statistical testing, regression, etc.
  • Machine Learning and Analytics experience advantageous.


  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organise, analyse, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy.


To Apply

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Application Deadline: July 05 2023


While we would really like to respond to every application, should you not be contacted for this position within 10 working days please consider your application unsuccessful.


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