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BUSINESS ANALYST (CONTRACT

URBAN DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION

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BUSINESS ANALYST (CONTRACT)

Job Summary

The incumbent has responsibility for utilizing data to solve key business problems. Responsible for providing relevant insights to help the Corporation make the data-driven decisions, address key challenges, and identify new ways to grow. Develop pipeline of strategically identified products/services to support strategic growth. Identification of the needs of the organization and developing plans to determine the overall strategic direction. Drive critical business insights by gathering, reviewing, and testing data.

The ideal candidate should have:

Specific Knowledge, Qualifications and Experience

§ A first degree in Business Administration, Economics, Statistics, Operations Management, Finance or similar qualifications

§ At least three (3) years’ experience as an analyst working in a strategic management or business development environment

§ Thorough knowledge of business analysis techniques

§ Business modelling, financial analysis and data visualization

§ In-depth knowledge of planning cycles generally and the corporate planning cycle in particular

§ Knowledge of the Balanced Scorecard Methodology for strategic planning

§ In depth knowledge of the Key Performance Indicator (KPI) development process

§ Knowledge of computer applications e.g. Microsoft Word, Excel, Projects, Visio & Access

Required Skills and Specialised Techniques

· Ability to use advance analytical skills to provide business intelligence

· Good people management skills – with the ability to effectively engage with staff at all levels.

· Ability to analyze and model financial data

· Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written forms

· Strong data visualization, verbal and written communication skills

· Outstanding planning and organizational skills

Applications with Curriculum Vitae should be sent no later than September 7, 2022 to:

The Director
Human Resource
Urban Development Corporation
12 Ocean Boulevard
Kingston

or e-mail to: careers@udcja.com

We thank all applicants for their interest but wish to advise that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.