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Application Support Consultant (SQL) (Remote)

IT – Support
Cape Town – Western Cape ~ Johannesburg – Gauteng ~ Durban – KwaZulu Natal

ENVIRONMENT:
JOIN a young & dynamic team of Technology enthusiasts of a provider of Enterprise Management, Media, Accounting and Business Intelligence applications seeking to fill the role of an Application Support Consultant (SQL). You will perform Data transformation and analysis, design and develop MS Excel and Power Query related reports while providing telephonic and e-mail support internally and to clients. The ideal candidate must have Advanced Excel including experience with Power Query (M Language), Power BI and a solid understanding of financial concepts or a background in working on or supporting Business Intelligence systems.
 
DUTIES:
  • Perform Data transformation and analysis.
  • Assist with Data Take-On for ERP systems.
  • Design and develop MS Excel and Power Query related reports.
  • Provide telephonic and e-mail support internally and to clients.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve reporting queries.
  • Documentation.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Advanced skills in MS Excel.
  • Experience with MS Excel Power Query (M Language) or working with MS SQL and/or Experience in working with Power BI.
  • A background in software application support.
  • An understanding of financial concepts or a background in working on or supporting Business Intelligence systems.
  • Good English grammar and writing skills.
 
Advantageous –
  • Degree or Diploma in Information Systems / Comp Sci / Engineering.
 
ATTRIBUTES:
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • A logical thinker.
  • The ability to talk about technology in simple terms.
  • A problem solver with analytical skills.
  • A willingness to learn and to keep up to date with the latest technology.

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