Business / Data Analyst

March 9, 2023

Job Description

  • Lagos

John Odigie Oyegun Public Service Academy (JOOPSA) - Edo State Government

The John Odigie Oyegun Public Service Academy (JOOPSA) was set up by the Edo State Government as a Learning and Development Institution positioned to drive accelerated human capacity building for public servants in Edo State and beyond. In pursuit of this objective, the Government built a world-class Training Centre with modern training facilities (classrooms, amphitheatre, library, laboratories etc.) designed to be equipped with the best-in-class technologies, training aids and equipment in support of trainees learning experience.
The Academy is positioned to bridge and rebuild the human capability gaps in the service and ensure that the Edo State Public Service continuously possess the required human and service delivery capabilities required to achieve the State Governor's vision in upskilling and retooling the public servants of Edo State.
JOOPSA is now seeking dynamic, innovative, dedicated, and results-driven individuals to assume the position below:
Job Title: Business / Data Analyst
Location: Edo
Job Summary
The Business / Data Analyst will manage data for strategic business decisions and information. In addition, s/he will:

Understand key performance metrics and functional goals and ideate data solutions
Use automated tools to extract data from primary and secondary sources
Combine, organise, and analyse raw data from different sources iv. Prepare data for prescriptive and predictive modelling
Provide high-quality finished dashboards, reports, and workbooks vi. Explore ways to enhance data quality and reliability
Troubleshoot the reporting database environment and reports
Train end-users on new reporting processes and dashboards
Provide technical expertise in data storage structures, mining, and cleansing
Collaborate with stakeholders, including the Executive, Product, Data and Design teams, to assist with data-related technical issues and support their data needs
Contribute and support learning initiatives
Evaluate and execute learning strategies and programs, including e-learning courses, workshops, and other pieces of training
Conduct stakeholder analysis and update or change the approach as required
Provide technical advice and analytic support to the Managing Director
Any other duties as directed by the Managing Director

Specification / Qualification

The job holder should possess a Bachelor's Degree with a major in a quantitative discipline (Computer Science, Statistics, Engineering, Math, etc.).
Must have at least 10 years post-qualification experience as a data analyst or in a similar role.
Advanced working SQL knowledge and experience working with relational databases, query authoring (SQL), and working familiarity with various databases.
Membership of a professional body in Business Data Analytics, Business Administration or Economics.

Compensation is attractive and competitive within the industry. In keeping with the total rewards philosophy, employees will work with high caliber in an empowering work environment
Application Closing Date
6th April, 2023.
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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