Job title: Senior Analytical Consultant - Banking industry
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Financial Services
Salary type: Annual
Location: Centurion, South Africa
Job published: 2019-11-27
Job ID: 32511

Job Description



Senior Analytical Consultant - Centurion

Role overview

The senior analytical consultant will identify, manage and deliver key analytics/insight projects into a client environment with responsibilities including:

  • Providing deep insights to clients through data analysis, business intelligence and predictive analytics
  • Client relationship building, communication and results presentation
  • Developing and prototyping of new value adding analytical products which simplifies complex decisions and processes for Lightstone clients.
  • Creating and delivering value to the greater team and company



  • BCom/BSc Honours in Statistics, Mathematics or Computer Science



  • Consulting experience
  • Market research experience is advantageous
  • Banking/Credit risk experience essential


Technical skills

  • SQL experience required
  • R, Python, PowerBI skills advantageous
  • Above average ability to work with, analyse, interpret and report on data
  • Knowledge of statistical and machine learning concepts and techniques as well as practical application of these techniques
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite


Non-technical skills

  • Ability to work well in a team as well as independently
  • Ability to accurately estimate work required in tasks, prioritise work and deliver deadlines
  • Positive outlook on life, work and other people
  • Attentive to detail and passionate about data
  • Excited about learning, pushing technical limits and finding new solutions
  • Able to think creatively outside the box
  • Good communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Client relationship skills