Senior Information Systems Analyst

Posted 16 September by NHS Business Services Authority

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The NHS is the biggest employer in Europe. It’s a world-renowned institution and an exciting place to work, full of challenges and opportunities.

The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital (RJAH) is one of the leading specialist orthopaedic hospitals in the country, with some of the highest levels of staff and patient satisfaction, as well as a strong reputation for innovation. We work together as a team of over 1,600 expert members of staff to make a difference for our patients and their families.

Our latest CQC Report was published in February 2019 and saw us rated as ‘Good’ overall and ‘Outstanding’ for care.

A vacancy has arisen for an Information Systems Analyst to join our busy Information team.
This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated, resourceful individual to support the provision of information provided to managers and front line staff within the organisation.
Working closely with the Development Team and Analysts, you will assist in the development, enhancement and maintenance of databases and business intelligence tools.
An enthusiastic team worker, you will undertake your job in a way that positively promotes co-operation and contributes to the efficiency of the workflow of others in the department.

Who we’re looking for

You will need excellent interpersonal and organisational skills and able to organise your own workload in order that deadlines are met and ensure high standards of services are maintained.

You will have experience of Microsoft SQL databases and queries, SSRS, SSIS, Visual Basic and VBA scripting and possess the ability to manipulate large and diverse datasets using databases and spreadsheets. You will also need an advanced knowledge and understanding of Microsoft Office applications especially Excel. Knowledge of the NHS Data Dictionary, hospital information systems (Lorenzo PAS, data warehouse etc), hospital returns and commissioning data sets would be highly desirable.
You will have high attention to detail with a strong quality ethic. Strong communication skills will be required to liaise with all levels of staff within the organisation.

You will also require an advanced knowledge and understanding of Microsoft Office applications especially Excel.

Our aim is to aspire to deliver world class patient care, and we want talented, dedicated and passionate people to help us achieve this.

Our continued success is accomplished through the skills and expertise of our staff, which is underpinned by our values: Friendly, Caring, Excellence, Professional and Respect. If your values align to ours, and you would like to join us in aspiring to deliver world class patient care, we would love to hear from you.


Joining RJAH is more than just a job – we want our people to have the best opportunities to thrive in their role.

Whether you're starting out in your career, or have a wealth of experience – we’re always looking to recruit outstanding individuals in a range of clinical areas, as well as support and administrative roles.

We have a range of fantastic staff benefits on offer to everyone who joins RJAH and you'll have access to state-of-the-art facilities and outstanding professional development opportunities.

RJAH has strong links with a range of universities including Staffordshire, Keele, Glyndwr, Chester and Birmingham.

Shropshire is also one of the most attractive parts of the country, with a rich historic culture and excellent transport links. The hospital is located on a site outside Oswestry, just off the A5. The nearest train station is in Gobowen, approximately two miles from the hospital. The station is part of the Chester to Birmingham line.

For further details / informal visits contact:

NameAndrew HughesJob titleInformation Systems/BI LeadEmail addressandrew.hughes5@nhs.netAdditional contact information

Unfortunately due to remote working at present - please contact my email in the first instance. We can arrange a call to discuss if desired.

Reference: 40889371

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