Data Analyst (Programming Team) – Kuala Lumpur

This role will be responsible for managing the delivery of outputs for multiple Global Insights programmes; with the aim of ultimately being able to manage and run a complete programme.

Company Overview

Global Insights Consulting Practice – our largest business-line globally, runs evidenced-based consulting programmes, based on interviewing the leading industry experts to support the analysis of industry trends and the competitive performance and positioning of providers. The Global Insights Consulting practice conducts more than 50 evidence-based Insights Consulting Programmes annually, covering life insurance, health insurance, wealth management, asset management and reinsurance, across all major financial services markets internationally.

The Programming Team leads the exploration of data and derivation of insights from a variety of global programmes within the Insights practice from utilising state-of-the-art Extract-Transform-Load (ETL) strategies to implementing interactive dashboards using a multitude of data visualisation tools. Though we are a diverse set of individuals with different cultural backgrounds, interests, and levels of software expertise, we are bounded by our passion for analytics and drive for excellence.

Summary Statement

We offer an exciting role within our Insights team for an individual seeking to combine their strong data management, analytical and visualisation capabilities within a genuinely global environment and to advance their career with technical development and leadership opportunities.

This role will be responsible for managing the delivery of outputs for multiple Global Insights programmes; with the aim of ultimately being able to manage and run a complete programme. The position will work closely with a team of programmers to support consultants in the analysis and delivery of insights to our clients. It is expected that the incumbent will contribute project experience, research and analysis skills to the team.


Analyst (Programming Team)


Kuala Lumpur

Key Responsibilities

  • Own and manage the analysis and reporting of assigned insights programmes: a) Analyse survey data using descriptive and inferential statistics (SAS); b) Summarise analyses through professional looking charts shown in static reports (PowerPoint) and interactive dashboards (PowerBI); c) Deliver insights to clients (internal and external) showing trends and action areas; and d) Manage survey data from different sources – face-to-face interviews, online and phone studies. This includes data import, storage, review and cleansing.

  • Interact proactively and positively with programme managers and colleagues from other areas of NMG to gain better understanding of the various programmes and deliver accurate outputs: a) Create and maintain continuous improvement actions; and) Review and enhance codes and data structure for more efficient work flow.

  • Applying a creative and curious mindset, applying new and evolving approaches to improve the effectiveness and efficiencies of our insights studies.

  • Living the NMG Values of Collaboration, Make it Count, Curiosity and ‘Go for it!’

Competencies, Qualifications & Experience

  • Hands-on experience in using MS Power BI, and related MS technologies with a good working knowledge of SAS (Base or EG) and in using SQL and macros. Practical experience in SAS is a MUST

  • Experience with leading or participating in the gathering and documenting of business logics/methodologies, analysing and reporting survey data

  • Strong visualisation skills (dashboard and/or graph designing) and academic performance

  • Knowledge in other programming languages like Python and R with UI/UX experience

  • Outstanding communication skills at all levels - able to build excellent working relationships with clients, team members and other stakeholders

  • Ability to solve problems effectively, think creatively and deliver quality outputs in a timely manner and make decisions independently in a fast-paced environment

  • Excellent attention to detail, organizational, prioritization and time management skills

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