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BUSINESS ANALYST – (CONTRACT)

THE URBAN DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION REQUIRES AN BUSINESS ANALYST – (CONTRACT)

The incumbent has responsibility for utilizing data to identify opportunities and 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, Qualification and Experience

· A first degree in Business Administration, Economics, Statistics, Operations Management, Finance, Computer Science 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

· Reviewing and validating data

· Understanding of databases

· 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

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Required Skills and Specialized 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 28, 2022 to:

The Director

Human Resource Management

Urban Development Corporation

12 Ocean Boulevard

Kingston

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