Lead Data Analyst

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Job Summary

Reporting to the Senior Manager, Digital Transformation, the Analyst will, under guidance, maintain accuracy, efficiency, and timeliness of Data migrated into Sunrise Stack and support the support the post-go-live Sunrise activities.

  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelor
  • Experience Level: Senior level
  • Experience Length: 5 years

Job Description/Requirements

Job Profile

Business Function: Digital Transformation

Reports to: Senior Manager, Digital Transformation

Our client is a wholly-owned subsidiary comprising of a portfolio of businesses focused on structural growth markets. The business helps individuals to de-risk their lives and deal with their biggest financial concerns through life insurance. One of the longest standing and most successful global insurers in the world with over 20 million life customers, +24,000 employees, and £56billion of assets under management as of 30th June 2019, the company has been providing financial security to customers since 1848 and it’s one of the oldest insurers in the world, with 171 continuous years of providing financial services. Our client is listed on stock exchanges in London, Hong Kong, Singapore, and New York.

Our client provides protection and savings opportunities to customers, social and economic benefits to the communities in which it operates, jobs and opportunities to its employees, and financial benefits for its investors. By offering security, pooling savings, and making investments, Our client helps to maintain the cycle of growth. The company’s strategy is designed to create sustainable economic value for its customers and shareholders.

The company continues to develop its businesses in new markets in Africa, building on the success of its other regional models, particularly in Asia. Currently, the company has a footprint in eight countries: Uganda, Kenya, Zambia, Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroon, Cote d’ Ivoire, and Togo.

Job Scope:

Reporting to the Senior Manager, Digital Transformation, the Analyst will, under guidance,

maintain accuracy, efficiency, and timeliness of Data migrated into Sunrise Stack and support the

support the post-go-live Sunrise activities.

As the ideal resource for this role, the successful candidate will be an ardent team player, with excellent

people skills. In addition, she/he will be highly confidential, the go-to person with an analytical mindset, proactive and self-driven, with the ability to meet deadlines on short notice.

Principal Accountabilities:


• Data Transformation Analysis: Liaise with Business analysts to capture essential

formulae/calculations/rules/concatenations and other data manipulations deemed essential for

Migration requirements.

• Compiling, verifying the accuracy, and sorting information to prepare source data for computer


• Reviewing report data for deficiencies or errors, correcting any incompatibilities, and checking


• Performs data entry under the direct supervision of senior employees when required to rectify


• Accuracy and attention to detail are required, to ensure proper quality check of the Migrated


• Checks and reviews data reports for accuracy and completeness.

• Assists in the generation of reports by operation of a personal or mainframe computer.

• Separates and collates output into a final format for mailing or distribution.

• Engaging with stakeholders and migration team to close any gaps.

• Data Source Analysis: Liaise with Business to ensure any discrepancy between the Source

and Migrated data is highlighted in a report.

• Assist in Data entry as and when required.

• Data quality analysts acquire data from primary or secondary data sources to maintain

database systems. They also identify and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets.

• This role involves filtering and “cleaning” data by reviewing computer reports and performance

indicators to correct any data problems and check the efficiency of the data collection

processes in place.

• Data quality analysts interpret data and analyze the results using statistical techniques. They

provide ongoing reports on the effects of different strategies and observe any trends or issues

to raise with senior management.

• Data quality analysts work with management to prioritize business and information needs and

identify new processes that will improve the systems in place and define new opportunities.

• Coordinate with Migration Team, Business, and other Stakeholders on a daily basis, to keep

track of the Migration effort.

• Daily Reporting to Senior Manager on the status of Migration

• If Migration Team is facing any challenges, engage with concerned teams, to address the


• Liaise with Business to understand the quality check rules for Migrated Data and able to

sort/filter/search through a huge amount of excel/spreadsheet-based data.

• Follow through the checklist provided by the business while doing the QC analysis of the

migrated data.

• Lead on the coordination of a complete Data migration among various teams.

• Keep Track of the Migration Quality check and guide them as required.

Other duties

• Perform any other duties as may be required by the Senior Manager, Digital, and CEO.

• Daily reporting to the Senior Manager on the project/activity status.

Core Competences Required:

• Graduate in Computer Science or equivalent

• At least 5 years of working experience in Data Analysis

• Mandatory - Excellent Spreadsheet/Excel skills with advanced knowledge related to Macros,

Pivot charts, Complex formulas, etc.

• Preferred – Someone who has experience in Data Migration and has led a project similar to


• Experience in Data Entry in various platforms – such as Excel sheets or other operating systems

• Ability to work in a high-pressure environment and must be capable of multi-tasking

• Proficient in supervising activities of quality assurance staff

• Computer skills – much of this role requires using different software programs, so strong

computer skills are a must, as is the ability to quickly pick up new programs and techniques as

technology evolves

• Excellent technical abilities, strong analytical skills, and effective communication

• Stakeholder relationship management skills

• Excellent organizational skills

• A strong background in database management may be beneficial.

• Ability to prioritize tasks and activities

• Ability to successfully work in a high activity, fast-paced environment

• Ability to proactively network with colleagues in the industry 

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