Data Analyst

Data Analyst

Job Title: Data Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: England
Salary: £500 - £520 per day
Reference: BBBH17430_1634303455
Contact Name: Lauren Byrne
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 15, 2021 14:11

Job Description

Our client is looking for a Data Analyst to join them for a 6-month contract. This will be a remote based role with very occasional travel.

The Data Analyst plays a key role in defining, building and implementing our ambitious roadmap of developing a cross government digital intelligence hub, focusing on data and information sharing and regulatory effectiveness and efficiency whilst improving the user experience.

The Data Analyst is responsible, at a project/programme level, for articulating data requirements and priorities for transformation, assessing readiness, designing new operating models, driving business adoption and providing specialist support to business operations. The data analyst collects, organises and studies data to provide business insight.
In this role, you will:
· Apply tools and techniques for data analysis and data visualisation (including the use of business information tools)
· Identify, collect and migrate data to and from a range of systems
· Manage, clean, abstract and aggregate data alongside a range of analytical studies on that data
· Manipulate and link different data sets
· Summarise and present data and conclusions in the most appropriate format for users

Essential Skills and Experience:
Analytical and problem-solving skills. You can apply analytical techniques to present a solution.
Communication skills. You have strong verbal and written communication skills and understand how to share insights with stakeholders.
Data management. You understand data sources, data organisation and storage.
Data modelling, data cleansing, and data enrichment skills. You understand conceptual, logical and physical data modelling and can develop knowledge of data cleansing and standardisation.
Data analysis. You know how to direct analysis including the discovery of information and evidence and the identification of problems and opportunities. You can ensure that recommendations fit with strategic business objectives. You are able to actively manage senior stakeholders and create a compelling case for change. You can own methods and identify the most suitable approach out of a variety of approaches. (Relevant skill level: expert)
Data visualisation. You can interpret requirements and present data in a clear and compelling way, using graphical representations and data visualisations.
Logical and creative thinking skills. You can approach a problem, applying logic and creativity.
Project management skills. You know how to work with stakeholders to gather requirements and deliver findings. (Senior/Lead Data Analysts may oversee projects within a data analytics team.)
Proven IT and mathematical skills. You have proven IT and mathematical skills, demonstrated through relevant qualifications or work experience.
Quality assurance, validation and data linkage abilities. You know how to conduct data quality assurance, validation and linkage.
Statistical methods and data analysis skills. You know about statistical methodologies and data analysis techniques
Testing (Data analysis). You can define test condition requirements. You know how to work according to test plans to design, interpret and execute them. You can highlight reports and risks and analyse results based on tests and activities. (Relevant skill level: practitioner)

Other Information
Contract role
Duration: 6 months

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

Keywords: data analyst, data analytics, data modelling, government, public sector Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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