Analyst, GFG Data & Insights

Application Dates
Applications open
31 Dec 2020
Applications closing
31 Dec 2021
Opportunity Overview
Type Graduate Jobs (Full-time)
Start date
Academic requirements
Level of Study
Bachelor degree
Degree Accepted

Get to know Grab:

Grab is more than just the leading ride-hailing and mobile payments platform in Southeast Asia. We use data and technology to improve everything from transportation to payments and financial services across a region of more than 620 million people. We work with governments, drivers, passengers, merchants, and the community, to solve critical problems in Southeast Asia.
Grab began as a taxi-hailing app in 2012, but we have since extended our product platform to include GrabCar, GrabShare, GrabBike, GrabHitch, GrabExpress, GrabFood, GrabCoach, GrabShuttle, GrabCycle. We recently launched our fintech platform – GrabFinancial, which consists of payments, lending and insurance. Our latest addition is GrabVentures, an in-house incubation platform. We are focused on pioneering new commuting and payment alternatives for drivers and passengers with an emphasis on convenience, safety, and reliability. Currently, we offer services in 8 countries. Our R&D offices are in Singapore, Seattle, Beijing, Bangalore, Jakarta and Vietnam. We aspire to unlock the true potential of Southeast Asia and look for like-minded individuals to join us on this ride.

Get to know our Team:

The Grab Financials Group Data and Insights team is an established team responsible for growing business by use of data. We make an impact by converting data into information required for data driven decisions making. Our team is made up of data analytics, business analytics and data engineers. If you are looking to make a difference in the lives of millions in SEA with Data and Insights, then you should join our team!

Get to know the role:

This role helps drive understanding of how we have been running our business and helps drive understanding of key changes we need to make to become more effective in the future. This would involve designing, setting up, and maintaining a series of automated reports and dashboards for the Grab Financial Group (both local and regional). It also involves, helping set up and execute small scale business experiments that provide insights on how the business can find ways of being more effective. This requires working closely with various teams within Grab (Product, Data, Engineering etc.) to understand data requirements, identify and track key metrics, and provide data-driven insights that are tailored and relevant to market evolving needs.
We are a team that aims to utilise data for business growth reinventing business models and developing data-driven products so as to increase customers’ satisfaction.
The day-to-day activities:
  • Shape the development of Business Intelligence (BI) and Insights infrastructure including Data Warehousing, reporting and analytics platforms 
  • Develop reporting, toolkits and dashboards for Grab Financial Groups to optimize campaign performance, across digital and offline channels 
  • Understand business requirements and work on objectives in order to conduct in-depth analysis on relevant customer data sets and propose actionable recommendations. The recommendations should provide strategic business insight and support the business in their decision making and planning process. 
  • To play a pivotal role in using data to enable the business 
  • To identify new innovation opportunities and allows them to create strategies that will enhance business performance, grow market share, and build a competitive advantage for the company

The must-haves:

  • At least a Bachelor's degree in Statistics, Analytics, Economics, Mathematics, Engineering or other quantitative subjects are required. 
  • Knowledge of analytical tools, including Excel, database querying (SQL), relational databases, Tableau, PowerBi, Azure Data platform. 
  • Strong analytical experience and business acumen, preferably in e-commerce or internet industry. 
  • Ability to work with complex data sets, and combine data from multiple sources into a single dashboard/reporting system. 
  • Fast learner; ability to acquire new technical skills as needed. 
  • Versatile, self-driven, detail-oriented. 
  • Good communication skills. 
  • Full professional working proficiency in the English language is required. 
  • Programming skills such as Python will be an advantage.

We are a team that aims to utilise data for business growth reinventing business models and developing data-driven products so as to increase customers’ satisfaction.