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Data Analyst

Penwortham, Lancashire, United Kingdom, £ £ 130.00-300.00 Daily Daily, Not specified


Data Analyst - 12 Months FTC located in the Preston area.

  1. Job Purpose

The Data Analyst is to support and administer large scale data migration following the procurement of a new system which will be implemented across the Group. Data completeness & quality is the focus of this role. The role will be heavily involved with the preparation, extraction, profiling, quality check, design, mapping, construct, transform and load of datasets following the procurement of a number of new systems which are being implemented across the Group using specialised toolsets.

  1. Key Accountabilities
  • Work in a small team focussing on data migration
  • Extraction of data from source systems and the data warehouse
  • Applying business and data rules to extracted datasets
  • Checking for gaps in datasets and working with the various business functions to remediate
  • Mapping source data to new target datasets
  • Produce reports / dashboards to monitor data migration quality and progress
  • Construction of combined datasets in preparation for data loading
  • Transformation of data types to support data load files
  • Creation of migration documentation to support the data migration framework
  • Provides support for Data & Analytics Developers as and when required with operational activity
  • Deals with service logs generated by the Service Desk (including troubleshooting, dealing with requests/problems or assigning to a colleague in ITS as appropriate) if required
  • Carries out project work as required
  • Advises and supports other teams with project work
  • Complies with Group policies and GDPR requirements at all times


  • Experience of large scale data migration
  • Experience of Oracle and SQL Server
  • Experience of BackOffice Associates products advantageous
  • Excellent SQL skills (PLSQL / T-SQL)
  • Experience of SSRS, Power BI and Business Objects advantageous
  • Extensive Business Intelligence reporting experience
  • Proven experience in dashboard technologies and reporting software
  • A minimum of 5 years\' experience with MS Excel
  • Strong understanding of relational database structures, theories, principles, and practices
  • Experience in gathering, analysing, and meeting business requirements
  • Good understanding of the organisation\'s goals and objectives
  • Highly self-motivated and directed
  • Ability to present ideas and resolutions in business-friendly and user-friendly language
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Very strong customer service orientation
  • Excellent written, oral, interpersonal, and presentational skills
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Direct experience integrating information with portals/intranets and databases
  • Strong knowledge of cataloguing and archiving techniques
  • Experience in gathering, analysing, and meeting business requirements

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Job Details

Not Specified
Penwortham, Lancashire, United Kingdom
Not specified
£ £ 130.00-300.00 Daily Daily