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Competitor Pricing Analyst / Market Researcher

We seek applications from suitable candidates for Competitor Pricing Analyst / Market Researcher position.

Role:

Under the supervision of the Pricing Team based in Europe you will serve as data collector and researcher, and support strategic decision-making by providing insight on our markets, competitors and price positioning. The role is responsible for systematic data and information gathering, in particular through the creation and analysis of price quotes from multiple research instruments. Your technical and mechanical aptitude and strong financial acumen will be crucial as the role requires an eye for detail and critical thinking to successfully execute the collection of prices from various sources.

The role would suit applicants who recently have graduated in business/marketing or similar with a quantitative/analytical focus. For candidates with a few years’ working experience it would be possible to extend the role to include more responsibilities.

Responsibilities:

  • Create spreadsheets with large numbers of figures without mistakes
  • Compile, verify accuracy and prepare source data for computer entry
  • Review data for deficiencies or errors, correct any incompatibilities
  • Analyse competitor product range to understand gaps, changes and additions to the line
  • Research and obtain further information for the database

Skills & Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in a numerical/analytical field
  • Self-motivated. Ability to work independently and on repetitive tasks
  • Good organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work accurately and maintain accurate records
  • Computer Literacy skills, in particular a demonstrated proficiency in Excel.
  • Knowledge of standard online sales processes
  • Confidence to speak to sales agent on telephone if required
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Fluent in written and verbal English
  • Good numerical understanding and highly analytical
  • Some experience with Financial Services sector would be an advantage

Salary: Negotiable, based on skills and experience.


How to apply:

If interested, then email your CV to recruit@intervest.lk on or before 27th March 2017 with the position applied, “Competitor Pricing Analyst – March 2017”, on the email Subject line. Include names and contact info of at least 2 referees whom you have worked with.

Oracle Database Administrator (DBA)

We seek applications from suitable candidates for Oracle Database Administrator (DBA) position.

Role:

  • Implement a complete backup strategy for the company
  • Perform disaster recovery and ensure business continuity
  • Install, configure and monitor DB servers (both in-house and remote)
  • Carry out DB performance tune-ups and Query Optimization
  • Deliver components to project deadlines
  • Communicate clearly with all stakeholders
  • Provide support services to software developers
  • Work effectively in a team-based environment
  • Work across time-zones and in shift-basis

Skills & Qualifications

  • Must have thorough knowledge, skills and experience in different backup / redundancy strategies in Oracle Enterprise Edition, Standard Edition (Oracle 11g, 12C) and MySql, i.e. Data-Guard, RMAN , RDS
  • Experience as a DBA in the industry
  • Experience on Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) will be an advantage
  • Fundamental knowledge in databases and software engineering and Data warehouse concept, ETL and IBM Cognos
  • Team work and leadership skills
  • Excellent communication skills in English
  • Additional professional qualifications in the field will be an advantage

Qualifications:

  • Oracle certification required
  • Bachelor’s degree or Diploma in computer science or related field
  • Minimum 1 year experience

Salary: Negotiable, based on skills and experience.


How to apply:

If interested, then email your CV to careers@intervest.lk on or before 16th March 2017 with the position applied, “Oracle DBA”, on the email Subject line. Include names and contact info of at least 2 referees whom you have worked with.