2 Entry Level Business Analyst Career Jobs – Q Sourcing

Organisation: Q Sourcing
Duty Station:  Kampala, Uganda
About US:
Q Sourcing is an East African
human resource consulting and outsourcing company, combining unparalleled
experience and expertise across business functions. Our client is a manpower
management solutions firm operating in the East African Region in the countries
of Uganda, Kenya, Rwanda and South Sudan.
Job Summary:  The Business Analyst will be responsible for
collecting data, analyzing, reviewing and documenting project requirements. The
incumbent will also be responsible for gathering and analyzing financial
information on costs, prices, expenses and revenues so that senior management
has accurate and timely information for making strategic and operational
decisions. In addition, she/he will be responsible for preparing forecasts,
analyses, and reporting in support of financial planning and operations.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
1. Project Analysis:
  • Actively
    coordinate the preparation of reports through gathering, analyzing and
    summarizing data and information from the different project sites.
  • Ensure
    that project expenses are charged correctly, and if not provide reasons
    for discrepancies.
  • Prepare
    monthly variance report with associated footnotes.
  • Evaluate
    and monitor the performance and efficiency of projects to ensure that
    project implementation is on target.
  • Prepare
    and monitor project revenue and expense reports, review for accuracy and
    completeness.
  • Develop,
    design and establish project reporting standards for the organization.
  • Develop
    online management reports and key performance parameters.
  • Work
    on overall project planning through reporting on project schedules and
    deliverable.
  • Work
    closely with project staff to prepare cost application and budgets for new
    business development.
  • Actively
    monitor program budgets by reviewing reports and program expenses to
    determine if allocated funds have been spent as specified.
  • Offer
    technical support to the units by gathering and analyzing data in the
    establishment and/or maintenance of corporate business processes,
    procedures and policies.
  • Provide
    support to the Head of Unit in planning, managing, and monitoring projects
    from concepts through implementation.
2. Financial Analysis:
  • Steer
    the preparation of budget status analysis, forecast reports, and other
    management reports.
  • Perform
    cost analysis, Reconciliation of accounts, Financial planning and
    forecasting.
  • Prepare
    reports on key operating and financial metrics as well as preparing
    management presentations.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The
    ideal candidates for the Business Analyst job should hold a B.A in
    quantitative economics or a related field
  • At
    least one to three years’ experience in Project Management.
  • Excellent
    Knowledge in Project Analysis.
  • Excellent
    report writing skills
  • Excellent
    analytical skills.
  • Communication
    Skills
  • High
    business acumen
  • Diversity
  • High
    degree of integrity
  • Excellent
    organizational skills
  • Excellent
    analytical and problem solving abilities
  • Keen
    attention to detail.
  • Excellent
    problem solver and works well under pressure.
  • Highly
    result driven
  • High
    degree of innovation
  • Values
    excellence
  • Team
    focused
How to Apply: 
All suitably qualified and
interested candidates are invited to send a comprehensive CV by e-mail to recruitment@qsourcing.com.
Note: Kindly mark your
application as “Application_Business Analyst” in the subject line of
your email.
Deadline: 9th March, 2015 by 5:00 PM
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