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Group GM Business Intelligence & Analytics

Mode: Full-time position

Region: Johannesburg

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Description
We are looking for a technology General Manager who will provide groupwide leadership and innovation in the Business Intelligence and Analytics space by ensuring effective technology solutions are in place to support the business needs.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop an effective Group Technology Business Intelligence and Analytics strategy that ensures effective technology solutions are in place to support the evolving business requirements
  • Create and execute a data and Business Intelligence roadmap to support delivery of the Group Technology strategy
  • Drive the evolution of the BI & Analytics platforms to ensure it serves the business units and Opco’s
  • Align Business Intelligence and data to changing market/customers’ requirements
  • Lead the development of data driven solutions that will make a tangible difference to the internal and external customer experience
  • Innovate the analytical tools and methods that are being used to ensure these are aligned to technology trends and best practice
  • Identify and ensure effective technology platforms and solutions are used to efficiently deliver on the business’s data and insights needs
  • Architect the data flows for efficient data handling and processing for Group Technology
  • Blueprint the architecture and ensuring new sources of data are effectively integrated to the solution
  • Accountable for the delivery of accurate, insightful, timely and relevant management information across the business
  • Undertake trend and root cause analysis to provide customer and business insight and recommendations
  • Support and assist OpCos in the implementation stages of BI platforms, technology and data integration projects
  • Work with the data scientists to ensure data is efficiently made available
  • Ensure appropriate processes are in place to support data integrity, quality awareness, and quality assurance across the business
  • Monitor the compilation of information into reports, ensuring value-add to the business
  • Manage and coordinate requests for quantitative and qualitative data, and ensure findings are presented in a way that meets the initial request
  • Influence internal and external stakeholders with subject matter expertise in Business Intelligence and Analytics
Professional background
  • Minimum 4-year Academic Degree with Honours (B Eng. / BSc Degree Preferred); MBA / Masters advantageous
  • English, French and Arabic (advantageous)
  • Relevant certification/accreditation/membership
  • Minimum 5 years of Senior Management experience
  • Minimum 3 years in relevant sector/industry/area of specialisation
  • Big Data technology and Analytics experience
  • Work across diverse cultures and geographies
  • Proven track record of business improvement and strategy development