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Data Analyst

Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom, £30,000 - £40,000 , Permanent

Posted: 11 hours ago


Marks Sattin are currently working with a global business based out of Sheffield to assist in the recruitment of Data Analyst. This is an exciting role that will focus on further developing and delivering our analytics service, be a key contributor within the business project teams and deliver the metrics that play a pivotal part of business decision making.

The role will ideally suit an individual who is good with numbers and data, curious and keen to learn about the business and is enthusiastic about developing their career via an analytics route as the business grows.


  • Dealing with requests for financial and business related information and analysis - involving a high level of interaction with finance and business partners to inform and trouble shoot a wide variety of business issues
  • Liaise with business users to understand their requirements for new analysis and reports across client reporting, performance reporting & management reporting
  • Understand various query and reporting tools and be able to provide guidance on these to superusers
  • Generate analyses and reports from single or multiple systems & data sources
  • Troubleshoot the existing database environment and reporting catalogue, providing areas for continuous improvement of existing reports and processes
  • Assist in the testing of newly developed reports and deliverables
  • Provided training and support for self-service solutions.
  • Involvement in various projects within the BI team and with other finance teams as required
  • Share knowledge with the rest of the BI & Reporting team


  • Excellent numerical and analytical skills, preferably educated to degree level in Finance, Information Management, Maths or Statistics
  • Knowledge of query languages (e.g SQL), data analysis tools and familiarity with relational databases / data warehousing
  • Knowledge of data modelling, data cleansing, and data enrichment techniques
  • Data quality control, validation and linkage and an understanding of data protection issues
  • Ability to produce clear graphical representations and data visualisations.
  • Investigates problems to establish root cause and solve complex problems with creative solutions
  • Experience of statistical methodologies and data analysis techniques
  • Experience using or developing reports in SAP Business Objects Web Intelligence, TM1 Planning Analytics, or similar reporting & visualisation solutions
  • Excellent problem solving skills / communicator
  • Ability to handle multiple sometimes conflicting priorities, working to timescales in a fast-paced and challenging environment
  • Ability to pick up and learn new technologies quickly
  • Able to build trust and rapport to develop effective relationships, internally and externally
  • Ability to understand and translate business requirements into reporting solutions and analytical data sets
  • Demonstrate an understanding of finance processes and systems

If you feel you are right for this role, please apply now.

Job Details

Sheffield, Yorkshire, United Kingdom
£30,000 - £40,000