Data Analyst – Analysing healthcare data!

The successful candidate will be required to assist senior staff with the analysis and manipulation of healthcare data, interpretation of results and building analytical and statistical models in the team.

The Position: We’re looking for a vibrant Analyst to be based permanently in Cape Town. The pay range on offer is R25 000.00 to R37 000.00 Per Month. Dependent on skills, qualifications and experience.

How to Apply:
For your application to be considered, please email your CV along with your Academic Record / Statement of Results to [Email Address Removed] – only candidates with suitable experience will be contacted.

Requirements:

  • Completed Matric – essential
  • Completed Degree with majors in Statistics / Data Science / Actuarial Science / Operations Research – essential
  • Completed Honours Degree – highly beneficial
  • Must reside in Cape Town – essential
  • Must be a team player
  • Must be dedicated and hard working
  • Own reliable transport a must have

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting senior staff with the analysis of healthcare data, data manipulation, visualization and preparation of results and insights
  • Assisting with the development of methodologies and data products for implementation by the business
  • Investigating different scenarios to understand trends in data
  • Interpretation of results and findings
  • Developing and maintaining statistical or artificial intelligence models
  • Implementing flexible data handling and reporting solutions using a variety of software platforms

Technical Skills:

  • Technically inclined – eager for coding work (SAS, SQL, R, Python)
  • Advanced spreadsheet and data handling skills (Excel / Macros)
  • Practical knowledge of data manipulation / predictive analytics / operations research / optimization
  • Experience or demonstratable knowledge of at least one statistical language (R, Python)
  • Experience in the healthcare industry – highly beneficial

Why Should You Apply?

  • Work in an established environment where you will develop under the mentorship of a strong and experienced actuarial team and benefit from the advantages of working on a variety of initiatives in a multi-disciplinary environment

Work references, criminal checks and qualification checks will be done on the successful candidate.

We will reply on applications that get shortlisted only. Therefore, please deem your application as unsuccessful if you have not received feedback after 7 days.

Desired Skills:

  • Data Analyst
  • Data Analysis
  • Statistics
  • Statistical Analysis
  • Data Science
  • Actuarial Science
  • Data manipulation
  • SAS
  • SQL
  • R
  • Python
  • Statistical models
  • Actuarial models

Desired Work Experience:

  • 1 to 2 years

Desired Qualification Level:

  • Degree

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