Analytics Delivery Lead – Octave: Data and Advanced Analytics Centre of Excellence at John Keels Group, Colombo, Sri Lanka

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  • Post Date: January 15, 2022
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Analytics Delivery Lead – Octave: Data and Advanced Analytics Centre of Excellence

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Key responsibilities:


  • Manage delivery of analytical projects in partnership with business, IT and analytics team
  • Lead pilot deployment of analytics projects to drive impact and sizing opportunities
  • Lead development of pilot adoption metrics to track performance and prepare for scale-up
  • Develop and communicate delivery goals, project plans, timelines, and key performance metrics to head of CoE and business stakeholders
  • Actively build trust-based relationships with business leaders
  • Identify new analytics opportunities in the organizational value chain
  • Influence business teams and leadership to drive action through analysis and findings
  • Manage resourcing through an analytics project delivery
  • Actively facilitate development and stretch opportunities for the delivery team


Skills and Competencies:


Business Leadership

  • At least 8 years of experience in business leadership roles, preferably in analytics or technology delivery roles
  • Bachelors qualifications in a quantitative field (business, math, economics, finance, statistics, science, engineering); post-graduate qualifications are highly desirable
  • Exceptional people leadership skills to drive cross-functional teams
  • Strong project management skills to lead delivery of multiple projects in an ‘agile’ setting
  • Successful track record of structuring and solving complex problems including developing, testing and preparing to scale up solutions
  • Demonstrated ability to develop trust-based relationships with business leaders
  • Ability to plan and execute multiple pilot project deployments
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate with business and technical teams

Domain Expertise

  • Strong skills to identify and pursue new opportunities in the business value chain
  • Deep knowledge of at least 1 vertical (Retail, Insurance, Beverages, Hotels and Technology) is highly desirable
  • Ability to rapidly gain expertise in 3-4 functional business areas (ops, finance etc.)
  • Demonstrated ability to drive high quality standards across technical and business teams
  • Strong analytical skills to shape approaches to calculate business impact


  • Passionate about analytics with strong willingness to get upskilled in analytics methods and technologies
  • Prior experience with analytics or technology is highly desirable


Job Detail
  • Offered SalaryNot Specified
  • Career LevelNot Specified
  • ExperienceMore than 5 Years
  • GenderBoth
  • INDUSTRYIT-Software
  • QualificationBachelor's Degree
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