Saturday, August 3, 2013

Business Analyst

Business Analyst

A leading private equity investor in global growth markets, with the deepest bench of private equity experience across global growth markets.
Our client has supported best-in-class organizations focused on entrepreneurship and job creation, healthcare, education and community engagement which has enabled a deep-rooted, sustainable impact on the economic landscape of the markets in which the organization operates.
They regard every member of the team as important and as an equal partner in the quest to be the leading private equity firm in each of the regions in which they operate.Our client would like to fill the 
vacancy of Business Analyst

Job Purpose/Summary 

The Business analyst will be involved in identifying problems, needs, and opportunities for improvement at all levels of the organization and define the solution which helps the organization achieve its goals. The job holder performs a type of checks and balances for the company so that he/she may provide real-time reports and analysis of the current status of the company as a business entity.

Duties and Responsibilities

Keep track of and Report on all business projects
Regular provision of information in graphs, texts, tables etc to decision makers within the organization
Building financial models, creating and delivering presentations, and working with the company subject matter experts to develop perspectives and insights for the business
Work with other departments to obtain the most relevant information that is critical for reporting.
Work with all available business technologies and tech tools
Must review the data of the company and make suggestions for doing a more efficient job.
Participate in troubleshooting problems and providing solutions via intensive computer-based research and analysis
Responsible for training employees from time to time and developing standards and work-flow procedures for the staff force to follow
Meet with the pertinent parties, including management and employees, who are necessary to the successful completion of business analysis.
Analyze important data related to the business such as business records, operating manuals, business guides and other pertinent documents.
Construct new/enhanced procedure manuals, institute new/enhanced company procedures and take any other important and necessary steps towards resolving any problems with the business.
Prepare graphs, charts and analyze documents which show what changes need to be taken by the organization.
Prepare detailed report on steps of improvement to be taken as a result of business analysis and anything further the management of the organization must take into their own hands to ensure that the company is in the best state possible.

Minimum Qualifications

A degree holder in business related field
3 – 4 years’ experience in a similar role
Good business acumen
Experience in Enterprise reporting
Very strong in Excel/Advanced Excel including pivot Tables/VBA Macros
High level of business intelligence and technical skills
A background in computer programming

Required skills

Strong analytical skills, Logical and objective
High attention to details and thorough in nature
Have good understanding of business environment
Excellent IT skills
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Self-motivated and proactive
Can work under pressure

Salary Budget: Kshs. 170,000
How to apply: If you are interested in the position and have the skills and talents our client is looking for, we would like to hear from you.
Please forward a copy of your updated resume, your current salary and benefits package to before close of business 12th Aug 2013.Only successful candidates will be contacted.
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