Financial Data Analyst at Outsurance 2020


Financial Data Analyst at Outsurance

  • Permanent Intermediate position
  • Centurion, Gauteng
  • Undisclosed cost to company
  • Job 2366211
  • Posted 15 Apr 2020 by OUTsurance

About the Position

Looking for a financial data analyst to be part of a dynamic and developing data team in charge of the full data scope of the finance department. The vision for this role is to bridge the gap between traditional accounting profession and technical data aspect of the environment.

The role will require obtaining an understanding of department policies and procedures, recommendation and development of systems, and reporting that will enhance the function of the department, in line with the current technological environment. Further the successful candidate should have a strong work ethic and ability to work as part of a team, as the role will require cross-departmental collaboration.

The department is fully committed to developing the technological footprint, and leveraging all the advantages this would include. The successful applicant would be expected to be part of this vision. An interest of integrating best data practice and technology in a practical business setting will be an advantage.

Experience required:

Exposure to finance environment (advantageous)

Qualifications required:

Minimum:

  • Relevant Data Analyst Qualification

Other Skills required:

  • Advanced MS Excel
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • MS office (excluding excel) (advantageous)
  • SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and Power BI (advantageous)

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform procedures related to the costing allocations related to monthly and annual reporting
  • Data support of all financial functions, with a drive to automate and optimise processes
  • Development of systems and workflows
  • Creation and deployment of reporting to allow for the monitoring and maintenance of functions

Additional Information:

An ideal candidate will be able to align their personal work values to the OUTsurance values of awesome service, dynamic, honest, human, passionate and recognition.

In accordance with OUTsurance Insurance Company Ltd Employment Equity goals, preference will be given to individuals who meet the job requirements and are from the various designated groups.

Desired Skills

  • Finance data analyst
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Power BI

Desired Qualification Accreditation

  • Degree

About The Employer

OUTsurance is a customer-centric financial services company with a global foot print. We are vibrant, successful and values orientated with an awesome dynamic culture encapsulated by the ethos that clients and staff “always get something OUT”. Our success can be attributed, amongst other things, to the outstanding people that work for us.

About the employer

OUTsurance

OUTsurance Insurance Company was ‘brought to life’ by Willem Roos, Howard Aron and René Otto in early February 1998. OUTsurance is a member of the Rand Merchant Insurance Holdings (RMI) Group and an approved financial services provider. We’re leaders in the short-term insurance market offering car and home insurance directly to South Africans. In 2003 Business OUTsurance launched to cater for the unique business insurance needs of all types and sizes of businesses. In August 2010 we expanded into the life insurance market by offering comprehensive death, disability and critical illness cover as a fully-fledged life insurer too. Internationally, OUTsurance Namibia has been operating in the personal short-term insurance market since July 2007 and in November 2008 Youi, our sister company in Australia, launched with world-class online quoting functionality offering car and home insurance. OUTsurance is vibrant, successful and values orientated with an awesome culture. We are growing fast which means ongoing career and growth opportunities. We currently employ 3 000+ people.

OUTsurance is a customer-centric and dynamic financial services company with a global foot print and a proud history of innovation. We are vibrant, successful and values orientated with an awesome dynamic culture encapsulated by the ethos that clients and staff “always get something OUT.” Our success can be attributed amongst other things, to the outstanding people that work for us. OUTsurance is a formidable player in the short term insurance market. As a values-based organisation we take our reputation for awesome service and innovation seriously and strive for excellence in all we do.