Data / Business Analyst (80% - 100%)

Our goal is to become a leading organisation in the use of technology to support our projects, donors, partners, beneficiaries and employees. To complement our Technology team, we are looking in one of our offices in Kyiv, Pristina, Tirana or Zurich, for a Data / Business Analyst.

Data / Business Analyst (80% - 100%)

Contract type
Unlimited
Working location
Zürich
Job entry: Immediately or by arrangement / Contract duration: permanent employment

Tasks

  • Conceptualize, develop and roll-out state-of-the-art reporting solutions in Power BI (Premium Capacity) with data from our finance and business applications Abacus (Finance ERP), Microsoft Dynamics/MS 365, in the areas of Donor & Partner Management, Project Management, Finance and Administration
  • Help us scale up and optimize our existing BI / DWH architecture and corresponding ETL processes 
  • Champion the digitalization of our key finance processes (budgeting, cost-monitoring, financial reporting) and promote self-service reporting functionality to relevant global stakeholders
  • Significantly contribute to the development and maintenance of a coherent organization-wide and adaptive data model 
     

Requirements

  • University of applied sciences degree in the fields of information technology, computer science or equivalent higher technical education 
  • At least 3 years of hands-on experience with the implementation and maintenance of data warehouses, reporting tools and/or business intelligence solutions  
  • Very good skills in data modelling and visualization (ad-vanced knowledge of Power Query and DAX required) 
  • Prior understanding of data structures of ERP solutions
  • Process-oriented and structured thinking with the joy to analyse and independently resolve complex problems in a customer-focused manner
  • Proactive, independent, and solution-oriented approach and resilience
  • Business proficiency in English (written & spoken), German speaking is an advantage 
     

Swisscontact offers attractive working conditions in an international and multicultural context. We see our work as a joint effort in an agile organizational culture: mutual respect, trust and teamwork.

We look forward to receiving your online application with the following documents: letter of motivation, curriculum vitae, diplomas and references.

Contact person: Barbara Eich, HR Business Partner
(barbara.eich@swisscontact.org)

Swisscontact - Swiss Foundation for Technical Cooperation

We are a leading partner organisation for the implementation of international development projects. Founded in 1959 and registered under Swiss law, we are an independent non-profit organisation. We are politically and denominationally neutral.

Swisscontact offers attractive working conditions in an international and multicultural context. We see our work as ajoint effort in an agile organizational culture: mutual respect, trust and teamwork.

Swiscontact is a leading partner organisation for the implementation of international development projects. We are represented in 38 countries with over 1 200 employees. The foundation is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland.

Swiscontact promotes inclusive economic, social and ecological development to make an effective contribution towards sustainable and widespread prosperity in developing and emerging economies.

  • We strengthen the competencies of people, improving their employability
  • We increase the competitiveness of enterprises, growing their business
  • We foster social and economic systems, promoting inclusive development

We believe that people, even in dire conditions have the ability and will to act and liberate themselves from the shackles of poverty. However, this is only possible in an enabling environment and level playing field.

Swisscontact stands for professional quality and high ethical standards in its activities.

Foundation
Founded in 1959 and registered under Swiss law, we are an independent non-profit organisation. We are politically and denominationally neutral.
Team
The abilities and readiness for action of our employees are decisive for our projects’ ability to achieve sustainable impact, as well as our long-term success. As an attractive employer, Swisscontact invests in a positive management and work culture. This is defined by our fundamental understanding of development intended to serve not only our beneficiaries in project countries but our employees as well.
Mission statement
We promote inclusive economic, social and ecological development  to make an effective contribution towards sustainable and widespread prosperity in developing and emerging economies. With this objective in mind, we offer the chance to economically and socially disadvantaged people to improve their lives on their own initiative.

Data / Business Analyst (80% - 100%)

Contract type
Unlimited
Working location
Zürich
Job entry: Immediately or by arrangement / Contract duration: permanent employment