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Business Intelligence Manager

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Industry: Building, Construction and Engineering

Date posted: Thu, 12 Oct 2017

Location: Johannesburg,

Expires: Mon, 11 Dec 2017

Compensation: R60000 - R75000

Reference Number: 1305131

Job Description

Responsible for the Company’s business intelligence (BI) environment by using business intelligence technologies to process, analyse, report on and track business information at operational and strategic levels in order to assist with operational and strategic decision making based on the accuracy of information reflected in the Company’s Dashboard.


  • Take responsibility of the business data environment of the organisation.
  • Develop, maintain and manage the data requirements of internal and external clients through consultation processes.
  • Identify potential data sources through defining the data requirements and hypotheses, searching the general data environment and establishing partnerships and/or agreements with data custodians.
  • Obtain data and maintain data relevancy with agreed partnerships, arrangements and/or agreements with internal and external clients as required.
  • Review and normalise each set of data received from different sources through verifying the reliability, consistency and accuracy of the data in terms of data infrastructure standards.
  • Integrate data from different sources through creating an integrated data framework.



Database design and administration:

  • Design, develop, manage and support databases required for BI reporting.
  • Develop, maintain and manage the data dictionary of the organisation.
  • Manage the installation, configuration, maintenance and administration of the database servers as and when required.
  • Ensure that the security and integrity of the database is maintained at all times – which includes the enforcing of dashboard data standards and database conditions.
  • Ensure data consistency.
  • Ensure that backups of the database are done.
  • Ensure audit trail of transactions and database updates, supporting transaction and database change log.
  • Ensure the database design by producing a detailed data model of the database.
  • Find and organise the information required by various stakeholders.


Data analysis and interpretation

  • Import, clean, transform, validate or model data with the purpose of understanding or making conclusions from the data for decision making purposes.
  • Analyse and manipulate raw and cleaned data and create information products that can be used across various business units of the organisation to influence decision-making.
  • Responsible for data interpretation with spatial and non-spatial data.
  • Use statistical software packages such as Microsoft Excel or R to process and summarise large volumes of qualitative and quantitative data.
  • Use programming, scripting and/or model builders to develop data models that could be used to support operational and strategic decision-making.
  • Interpret findings from data analysis and develop conclusions and recommendations for application by stakeholders.




Data visualisation:

  • Use BI tools such as Microsoft Excel PowerPivot or Tableau to visualise operational and strategic data in the form of interactive dashboards and infographics.
  • Apply various geographic information systems (GIS) and statistical tools to effectively visualise spatial and non-spatial data.
  • Ensure that the information / data is represented in charts, graphs, tables dials and gauges, geographic maps, sparklines, heat maps, and detailed charts.
  • Develop presentations and communicate findings of analyses to various clients in a logical and structural manner.
  • Guide principles for data visualisation and train fellow employees on best practices for data visualisation techniques.
  • Develop, design and reflect indicators to assist with decision making.



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