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Senior Digital Data Analyst – Marketing & Comminutions job – Market related salary – Johannesburg, South Africa

Do you have the passion for analytics to understand why that post or video did so well? We have an exciting job opportunity for a Senior Digital Data Analyst to join a multi-platform media production company in Johannesburg. They’re looking for someone with a broad understanding of website and social media analytics tools, social media platforms, excellent analytical skills, and knowledge of website content publishing. You should also be familiar with South African and International mainstream television. Does this sound like the perfect challenge? Keep reading!

You key job responsibilities as the Senior Digital Data Analyst in Johannesburg will include:

  • Creating regular reports on digital platform performance, with an excellent understanding of website and social media platforms and analytics tools. This includes monthly overview reports for each channel, regular show reports, and ad hoc strategic insight reports
  • Give insights based on analytical data and work on a strategy to implement learnings successfully
  • Strong communication skills to provide analytical insights based on the interpretation of the statistics, and helping teams or clients understand relevant data
  • Provide quality assurance of imported data, working with quality assurance analysts if necessary
  • Managing and designing the reporting environment, including data sources, security, and metadata
  • Training end-users on new reports and dashboards
  • Platform management across tools such as Google Analytics, Google Data Studio, Fanpage Karma, Amplitide, Supermetrics, YouTube analytics, PowerBI
  • Supplying interactive media metrics research, analysis and reporting through Google Data Studio (and above-mentioned tools)
  • An eye for aesthetics preparing visually pleasing easy to read presentations for client is an advantage
  • Be familiar with digital content creation and publishing for online or social media platforms
  • Recommendations of effective tools for digital reporting

Requirements for this Senior Digital Data Analyst job in Johannesburg:

  • Relevant tertiary education (degree in Digital Communications or Analytics) a requirement
  • 5+ years website and social analytics experience (to be verified)
  • Ability to translate business requirements into non-technical, understandable terms
  • High-level experience in methodologies and processes for managing large-scale databases
  • Expert knowledge of Google Analytics, Google Data Studio, Fanpage Karma, Amplitide, Supermetrics, YouTube analytics, PowerBI a requirement
  • A good understanding of SEO and digital marketing practices will be advantageous
  • The position advertised is for a senior-level candidate on a project renewable contract
  • Must be prepared to work flexible hours, after 17:00 and weekends when necessary
  • AA candidates an advantage

If you meet the above requirements for this Senior Digital Data Analyst job in Johannesburg, please send your CV through to If you do not receive any feedback within 7 days of your application, please be advised that you were not successful in making the shortlist

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