Closing Date: 20 June 2014
Location: Stellenbosch


To analyze business challenges and requirements through the application of various statistical analysis techniques.


  •  Relevant 3 year degree with a major in Mathematics / Statistics (i.e. B.Comm (Statistics), B. Informatics)
  •  Relevant post-graduate degree with a major in Mathematics / Statistics (i.e. BSc Honours (Statistics) would be advantageous
  •  Experience within a retail credit risk management environment would be advantageous.


  •  Computer literacy (Intermediate MS Excel / Access)
  •  Attention to detail (accuracy)
  •  A degree of programming skill
  •  Ideal: SAS, SQL, Qlikview, Cognos
  •  Structured thinking and approach (process orientation)
  •  Able to perform under pressure and work towards strict deadlines
  •  Adaptable to change
  •  Proactive
  •  Client service orientation
  •  Willing and able to work extra hours, outside normal business hours as and when required
  •  A clear credit history and a clean criminal record are prerequisites
  •  Clear criminal and credit record


  •  Knowledge of analytics
  •  Technical understanding and knowledge (different operating systems / databases / programming languages)
  •  Knowledge of the retail credit environment / industry would be advantageous
  •  Knowledge of table and database structures would be preferred
  •  General business acumen
  •  Communication skills (verbal and written) in English
  •  Numerical skills
  •  Analytical skills

How to Apply

Apply for the Capitec: Junior Statistical Analyst Opportunity