ShopriteX was established to accelerate the use of data to improve customer experience and business operations. Our Agile way of working allow for flexibility to grasp new opportunities and quickly transform them into insights that will have a direct impact on strategic initiatives.

Customer needs continually change, as such regular monitoring and tweaking of assortment can help improve performance and growth in categories. How can we harness data to ensure we are always offering the optimal assortment to our customers?

Customer Ranging falls within the Insights & Data Monetisation tribe which harnesses big data and advanced analytics to derive revenue from customer insights. Working with the Customer Ranging squad will expose you (but is not limited) to developing customer centric analytics products such as CDT’s as well as building Recommendation Models that ensure optimal data decisions are made. As a data analyst, you need to be curious about data and passionate about the value it can add. You need to be willing to step outside of your written role and take on new responsibilities. This is an exciting opportunity and will be a journey with the close and collaborative Customer Ranging squad to develop your technical skills and grow into an advanced analytics role.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Build, update & maintain use case driven Tableau dashboards to answer business questions
  • Interacting with stakeholders to determine requirements, value & how reports will be used
  • Value measurements of products (products are pieces of work delivered to business)
  • Transforming data science outputs into consumable business output
  • Build Recommendation Models:
    • For new solutions
    • Enhance existing solutions
  • Developing CDT’s (Customer Decision Tree’s) using relevant technologies & collaborating with stakeholders
  • Reworking data and performing data cleansing ensuring integrity and usability
  • Working with stakeholders to run with ranging opportunities
  • Presenting methodologies to business partners for sign off
  • Transforming data into a story and presenting findings to business partners
  • Query large data sets and develop data tables
  • Use Alteryx & VBA to provide insights (rework data, and build logic recommendation models etc.)
  • Be excited to go on a journey to grow technical skills and grow into an advanced analytics role
  • Curious about data and finding the value and use cases from it
  • Willingness to step outside of written role & take on new responsibilities

Qualifications:

A degree in a numerate discipline, preferably Statistics / Mathematics / Operations Research (honour's degree preferable)

Experience:

  • 2 years experience in a data-driven role (essential)
  • Understanding of SQL & databases (preferred)
  • Ability to relay insights in plain language, such that these can be used to inform business decisions
  • Demonstrable history of teaching yourself new techniques & skills
  • Demonstrable history of devising and overseeing data-centered projects
  • Capacity to foster a healthy, stimulating work environment that frequently harnesses teamwork
  • Compliance with prevailing ethical standards

Knowledge & Skills:

  • SQL
  • Cloud Platform / EMR (advantageous)
  • Advanced Excel & VBA
  • Alteryx / Knime (advantageous)
  • Tableau (advantageous)
  • Presentations & engaging with stakeholders
  • Project & time management