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Head of Business Intelligence & Data Analytics

  • Location

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates

  • Discipline:

    Digital & Technology

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  • Salary:

    Competitive + Benefits

  • Contact:

    James Watson

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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Do you have a strong understanding of web and app analytics?

Can you develop data analysis to support decision-making?

Are you a seasoned leader in customer insights?

MacGregor Black is currently working exclusively with a leading international franchise operator, on a strategic search for a Head of Business Intelligence & Analytics. This is a Full-Time permanent role, based in Dubai.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement strategy, data architecture and tools across the Middle East, Russia, Turkey and Central and Eastern Europe in line with overall eCommerce business strategy and objectives
  • Responsible for eCommerce division Data & Analytics reporting and data architecture in rapidly growing eCommerce, online (and omnichannel) marketing and trading performance improvements
  • Design and implementation of overall reporting and analytics tools and architecture
  • Develops data analysis and reporting services to support business decision-making that drives performance across all ecommerce brands
  • Intimately understands web and app analytics, tagging, data acquisition (e.g. ETLs) and data processing processes, CRM, data visualization and data mining to drive insight
  • Responsible for definition of analytics, BI and data science practices, business reporting tools and KPI definition
  • Works closely and in partnership with senior eCommerce peer group, including online marketing performance acquisition and retention
  • Recruits, develops, inspires and leads Ecommerce Analytics, BI and Data Science teams, creating a performance driven culture
  • Together with Online Trading and Online Marketing, responsible for brands online business modelling and business planning

What are we looking for?

  • Experience of modelling and creating business plans for ecommerce / online ventures
  • Knowledge of researching market trends
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Data engineering skills
  • Managerial and leadership experience in developing and implementing eCommerce and omnichannel analytics and BI programs
  • Good organizational and time management skills are required
  • Great communicator who presents well and is able to clearly express ideas and constructive arguments, engage with and influencer others in meetings and business discussions

Our client is offering a market-competitive salary with excellent additional benefits for the right candidate.

Contact us today for a further discussion.