Data Analyst

Posted 22 May by ATHENA RECRUITMENT LIMITED
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As a Data Analyst, you will often work on client sites in multi-disciplinary project teams and under-take client work. You will be passionate and committed to seeing transformational change projects and programmes through to successful completion as time efficiently as possible for the ultimate benefit of both our clients’ and the team.

Tasks will include:

Data Sourcing

  • Define required datasets for analysis
  • Obtain data though available channels
  • Work with developers or client BI / technical teams
  • Use client management information systems (e.g. Hyperion / Business Objects etc.)
  • Query directly from source tables / databases
  • Build from existing flat files / SharePoint repositories
  • Ensure secure transfer and storage of client data
  • Load and transform / manipulate data as required to get into a suitable format for analysis
  • Validate data quality or fix isolated issues as required

Analysis & Modelling

  • Data analysis and identification of key and emerging trends
  • Investigate key drivers and draw relationships between different items of information
  • Undertake business casing and scenario modelling
  • Use statistical techniques where appropriate to test and model predictive relationships
  • Identify actionable insight from datasets in response to business questions

Reporting

  • Design and streamline processes to obtain and prepare regular and ad-hoc reporting
  • Utilise data visualisation software (e.g. Tableau) as appropriate
  • Design and prepare management information packs

Presentation & communication

  • Work with the team members to discuss and develop findings
  • Prepare material and communicate to summarise findings, using non-technical language as required by audience
  • Use commercial understanding & awareness to present findings, key trends, issues and potential solutions in context

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • Commercial experience in relevant industries (Telcoms, Banking, Utilities)
  • Excellence in MS Excel including advanced Pivot tables
  • Experience of MS Access and other database tools
  • Experience of using to SQL to generate basic queries (more advance SQL skills beneficial)
  • Experience of business information solutions such as Business Objects or Hyperion beneficial
  • Experience of data visualisation tools such as QlikView / Tableau/MS PowerView beneficial

Reference: 38041590

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