Data Analyst (Retail Category Analyst) – join Global Retail Insights leader – CAPE TOWN (NORTHERN SUBURBS), R200K – R300K

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Location: Cape Town (Northern Suburbs) / Stellenbosch Salary:ZARR200K - R300K/annum Category: , , , Consultant: Gary Silbermann


This DATA ANALYST (RETAIL CATEGORY ANALYST) opportunity provides an exceptional chance to join a Global Data Science Company, a Customer Insights and Analytics business who have transformed Insight and Analytical solutions for many of the world’s leading Retail products and brands.

Based in CAPE TOWN (NORTHERN SUBURBS) this DATA ANALYST role offers a salary of R200K – R300K/annum.

WHY TAKE IT: This position will enable you to improve both your Data Analysis as well as your client-facing skills – you will learn from Senior Category Analysts the most advanced data modeling and analysis skills and you will become an expert in both the Retail and FMCG sectors. The role also provides the chance to work within a Global Analytics team who analyse the behaviour of 1 billion shoppers globally on a daily basis.

This Retail/FMCG Data Solutions & Customer Insight Company have been at the forefront of Consumer Analytics and Data Science for 30 years. Founded in the UK the company now has offices across Europe, North America, South America, Asia and they entered the South African market 4 years ago. In that time they have secured relationships with the largest Retailers and FMCG manufacturers and are changing the way customer analytics is viewed.  As one of the most significant Global Data Analytics businesses if you’re lucky enough to work for them this will stand you in exceptionally good stead for the rest of your career.

A degree in a numerical / business field, one with a strong analytical component.
An understanding of either the Retail or FMCG sectors.
Experience as a Category Analyst will be ideal but not absolutely essential.
Solid Data Analysis skills, with an ability to interpret data findings into a story to inform business decisions.
Good presentation skills, you’ll need to be a confident communicator able to hold your own with senior level stakeholders.
Strong Excel skills essential.
Any programming experience, could be SAS or SQL or R will also be a plus but not essential.

If you qualify for this role, please email your CV directly to:
Gary Silbermann
021 801 5001

If you have not had a response to your application within 14 days please consider your application to be unsuccessful.

If you qualify for this position please use the apply form below or call Gary Silbermann on 021 801 5001

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