Forensic Data Analytics Manager

*Reference: JHB-Dana-1*A highly technical Manager is sought after for a listed organisation within Investigations and Fact Finding practice, within Fraud, Investigations and Regulatory Enforcement (FIRE) services,PLEASE NOTE: This role is not managing projectsThis fast paced team helps businesses detect and investigate fraudulent activities or irregularities within their organisation. As part of the team, youll help investigate issues such as corporate irregularities, whistleblower allegations, asset misappropriation, regulatory violations, patent and copyright infringement and financial reporting fraud.*Responsibilities include:* * Develop new skills outside of comfort zone. * Act to resolve issues which prevent the team working effectively. * Coach others, recognise their strengths, and encourage them to take ownership of their personal development. * Analyse complex ideas or proposals and build a range of meaningful recommendations. * Use multiple sources of information including broader stakeholder views to develop solutions and recommendations. * Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm's/client's expectations. * Use data and insights to inform conclusions and support decision-making. * Develop a point of view on key global trends, and how they impact clients. * Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties. * Simplify complex messages, highlighting and summarising key points. * Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct. *Main purpose of the role* * Provide data analysis services for client assignments and analytics support for investigations being performed by the forensics teams; and * Enable the use of new technology to aid investigations in terms of analytics. *Key Performance Areas* * Provide support on forensic investigations in terms of Data Analytics; and * Assist with drafting reports based on the work performed. *Qualifications* * B.Tech, BsC Computer Science, Bcom IT or other relevant qualifications. * Applied mathematics / statistics or similar qualifications would be advantageous *Experience* * 10 years experience in data analytics is a requirement; * Forensic Data Analytics would be an advantage; * Experience in Software Development would be advantageous; * Experience in Machine Learning would be advantageous; and * Consulting experience would be advantageous *Key Competencies:* * The ability to draw insights from diverse data sets to aid investigations; * SQL Scripting skills; * Programming skills; * Data visualization; * Pro-active and committed to delivery; * Ability to perform under pressure; * Planning and organizing ability; * Conflict management; * Analytical and solutions driven; * Flexible and adaptable to change; and * Report writing *Drivers Licence*Essential (Non-negotiable). Own transport is required.*Overtime*In some instances, overtime will be required to meet project deliverables.*Travel *Extensive travel required in the Gauteng region and nationally. Occasional travel internationally.*Language*The incumbent must be fluent in English. Fluency in any other official language(s) would be advantageous.R - - Annually
Johannesburg, GT, ZA