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Principal Business Analyst : Regional

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Our Client, a leading video entertainment organisation, is currently seeking an individual to assume the role of Principal Business Analyst. The successful incumbent will be responsible for overall solution and project delivery as well as ensuring that business customer requirements are met in an efficient and timely manner.


  • Ensure adequate completion of requirements documents.
  • Conduct solution modelling and facilitate QA and UAT.
  • Business interaction, prioritisation – all work channelled through them.
  • Be accountable for technical leadership during delivery.
  • Create Standardisation and Rollout of Work across all regions ensuring maximum benefit is achieved and duplication of work is eliminated.
  • Create and Implement Optimal Measurements across Country and Regional Areas.
  • Guide and Mentor Country and Regional Analytics staff to create and deliver Optimal Analytics insights to Regional Management.
  • Create Business Requirements documents for Solutions up to Data Modelling and Data Mapping stages including Presentation Specifications (excluding Technical Specifications) Ensure project completion within constraints of time, budget and quality.
  • Ensure adequate and appropriate project resourcing.
  • Review and Implement Internal and External Processes in order to optimise efficiency with acceptable governance standards.
  • Ensure compliance to all legislative and governance requirements.
  • Adhere to the departmental and company policies, procedures and rules.
  • Organise and maintain effective communication, both internal (within project team) and external (key stakeholders and business customers).
  • Establish long-term partnerships with the business customers and managing their requirements and expectations.


  • A Degree or equivalent NQF Level 8 Qualification in a quantitative and/or business field.
  • A minimum of 5-8 years of proven business analysis skills and experience in a business and/or consulting environment.
  • Scrum master (PMI/ACP).
  • SQL experience inclusive of SSAS, SSRS and SSIS (advantageous).
  • Project management experience.
  • Ability to have a rational discussion with senior stakeholders.
  • Ability to think holistically and critically analyse the overall solution, ensuring it meets quality standards and business needs.
  • Robust skills in documentation creation with a high attention to detail including planning and organisation.
  • Functional experience advantageous (Finance, Sales and Marketing etc.).
  • Result-oriented and focused, agile personality who is not afraid of taking ownership and responsibility.
  • Experience in agile software development projects (BI or DW).
  • Dashboarding Tools like Tableau experience.

Kindly note, if you have not heard from us within two weeks of your application please consider it unsuccessful.

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Geographic Location

Gauteng - JHB North