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PowerBI Specialist

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Our client, a leading global alternative investment manager, is seeking an experienced PowerBI Specialist with a strong background in finance. This role offers the opportunity to work within a dynamic and globally connected team, focusing on creating and customising financial reports from scratch using PowerBI. The successful candidate will have the chance to act as a subject matter expert, providing guidance and training to team members while also interpreting data to support decision-making processes. * Opportunity to work with a leading global alternative investment manager * Chance to utilise and enhance your PowerBI skills in a finance-focused role * Role involves collaboration across various teams and locations

Our client is a globally recognised alternative investment manager, known for its extensive network and successful investment strategies. With local offices worldwide, they offer an inclusive and diverse work environment where collaboration and shared success are valued. They are committed to providing opportunities for professional growth and development, fostering a culture of continuous learning. Their focus on innovation and adaptability makes them a leader in their field.

What you'll do:

As a PowerBI Specialist with a focus on finance, you will be at the heart of our client's operations. Your primary responsibility will be developing and managing management accounts, reporting on staff costs, non-staff costs, and other financial data using PowerBI. You will have the opportunity to collaborate with teams across various locations, ensuring data accuracy and consistency. Your expertise in PowerBI will be crucial in guiding and training team members, enhancing their skills in using the tool effectively. Furthermore, your ability to interpret complex financial data will play a key role in supporting decision-making processes.

  • Utilise PowerBI to create and customise financial reports from scratch
  • Collaborate with various teams across different locations to ensure data accuracy and consistency
  • Act as a subject matter expert on PowerBI, providing guidance and training to team members
  • Interpret PowerBI data and provide insightful analysis to support decision-making processes
  • Work closely with senior managers and stakeholders to understand their reporting requirements
  • Leverage Excel and other data analysis tools to enhance data analysis and reporting capabilities

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this PowerBI Specialist role brings extensive experience in working with PowerBI, particularly in creating reports from scratch. A strong background in finance is essential, along with proficiency in customising and building reports using PowerBI. The ability to manage multiple priorities independently in a fast-paced environment is crucial. Excellent data analysis skills are required, with expertise in Excel being advantageous. Strong communication and interpersonal skills are also necessary for effective collaboration with cross-functional teams.

  • Proven track record of working extensively with PowerBI
  • Strong background in finance with deep understanding of financial reporting and analysis
  • Proficiency in customising and building reports using PowerBI
  • Experience working independently and managing multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent data analysis skills with expertise in Excel
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills for effective collaboration with cross-functional teams

Ready to take your PowerBI skills to the next level in a finance-focused role? Don't hesitate to apply!

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Technology & Digital

Focus: Business Intelligence

Industry: Financial Services

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: Remote

Location: Cape Town

Job Reference: EM6GHH-2A7C38AF

Date posted: 13 June 2024

Consultant: Alison Daley

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