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Data Analyst

Middlesex United Kingdom £40,000 - £45,000 , Permanent

Posted: 12 hours ago


Working as part of the Business Analytics team in the Standards division this Data Analyst role will provide the you with a challenging and rewarding working environment with ample room for personal development and growth within the team and the wider business.

You will have a wide range of responsibilities supporting the team in delivery of analytical and reporting solutions from requirements gathering, solution design, validation and report publication to meet the business demand for data analysis to support evidence based decision making. A good understanding and willingness to learn more about analytical and reporting tools will be essential to fulfilling the potential of this role. High competency in Excel and an awareness of SQL is a must, and experience of any other data extraction, manipulation and reporting tools will be useful as a starting point to unlocking the potential of our data.

Key responsibilities and accountabilities

Commercial Reporting

  • Responsible for the build, maintenance, preparation, and communication of recurring reports & dashboards, including but not limited to Revenue, Orders & Quotation reporting
  • Support on the development of new Tableau data sources, challenging accuracy, building out dashboards and communicating output to stakeholders
  • Support the month end data load process to ensure relevant data is cleansed, complete and available in data warehouse for monthly reporting
  • Partner with business users (i.e product management, customer service, digital teams) to promote awareness and usage of available reporting and data sources.
  • Continually drive reporting improvement and ensure consistency & integrity of reporting across various business units.

Analysis & Other Duties

  • Develop a thorough understanding of data analysis tools, such as Tableau and Business Objects, and their underlying architectures
  • Develop & Maintain reporting catalogue for existing suite of reports
  • Document processes and guidance notes on reports, and reporting tools, to support self-service analytics
  • Identify areas for automation and improvement and be able to communicate requirements to BI developers
  • Work with data management teams and data owners across the business to support data quality improvement initiatives, through provision of clearly presented analysis, and reports highlighting inaccuracies in our key reporting data.

Knowledge experience and technical skills

  • Tableau (or similar) reporting and dashboard creation
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills including Data Query and Data Model Pivots.
  • Experience with user requirements gathering and documentation
  • Ability to write basic SQL queries to extract data for analysis
  • Experience providing written and verbal guidance to users of reporting tools and reports.


  • A degree or equivalent qualification
  • The ideal candidate will have at least 3-5 years of experience in a commercial or financial analytics role.

Essential competencies and behaviour

  • Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills, with an appreciation of data integrity
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proactive and self-motivated
  • Willing and able to learn new skills rapidly and work outside of primary competency areas
  • Strong business acumen with a commercial mind-set; sound financial awareness and a track record of producing high quality analysis and meeting deadlines.

Job Details

Middlesex, United Kingdom
£40,000 - £45,000