Business Operations Analyst - Nba Africa

Position Summary: This position will contribute to NBA Africa's Business Operations in managing: 1) day-to-day operations, and 2) strategic initiatives of the CEO. The individual will be a key contributor to various projects, initiatives, and multi-disciplinary coordination efforts across international regions and business departments within NBA Africa. Major Responsibilities: Key contributor to various international projects, leading the coordination between multiple offices and groups, and providing necessary analytical support Developing and analysing solutions to problems and communicating these solutions through charts and diagrams. Collecting, analysing and summarizing information to prepare reports. Provide thought-leadership and analytical rigor on a range of business initiatives Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, to a broad range of senior internal and external constituents In partnership with the Special Projects & Operations Lead, plan and prepare the CEO for board meetings, senior leadership meetings and events, including creation of materials and backup Collaborate with diverse project teams and exhibit best-practice project management skills Required Skills/Knowledge: Strong quantitative skills analyze and review numeric data and graphs and statistics Must be data/insights driven Good business writing skills Strong relationship-building and influencing skills with ability to manage stakeholder expectations Experience working and multi-tasking in a dynamic, fast-paced environment Excellent presentation, communication, and interpersonal skills Exceptional attention to detail Highly resourceful and strong work ethic with a sense of urgency to resolve issues promptly Teamwork oriented and flexible Self-starter who can work independently within set objectives Knowledge of Sports, Entertainment, Media, and Technology industries preferred The right candidate will be able to explain, and where needed, defend her/his analysis both verbally and in writing and present findings and analyses to senior management. Experience Needed Required: High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially MS Excel, PowerPoint and Word Preferred: Experience in implementing and setting up reporting dashboards and project management tools (e.g. Google Charts, Tableau, Grafana, Trello etc.) instrumental in critical business decision making process Must have a minimum of 5 years' experience in a similar position Consulting, Strategy or Finance background, a plus Educational Background Required BCom Degree required, with exceptional academic performance in quantitative analytical subjects Job Segment: Operations Manager, Consulting, Project Manager, Operations, Technology
Johannesburg, GT, ZA