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Lead Statistical Analyst

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom, £29,370 - £35,000 , Permanent

Posted: 11 hours ago


Higher Education Statistics Agency (HESA) is looking for a Lead Statistical Analyst to join our team based in Cheltenham or the option to work remotely is also available. You will join us on a full-time, permanent basis and in return, you will receive a competitive salary of £29,370 - £35,000 per annum.

About Us:

HESA exists to enhance the competitive strength of UK higher education by collecting, analysing, and disseminating data about the UK HE sector. We provide a trusted source of information, supporting better decision making, and promoting public trust, to support this strategy.

Our strategy is delivered through our people. Ensuring that our staff have the skills, capabilities, and tools to do their jobs effectively is therefore a key theme underpinning all our activities and objectives. This includes providing opportunities for development, growth, and learning.

The Lead Statistical Analyst role:

You will lead analysis of higher education data in the creation and development of Official Statistics and open data products. Our Lead Statistical Analyst will contribute to research activities and develop analytical solutions to support HESA's statutory functions.

What we're looking for in our Lead Statistical Analyst:

You'll be educated to bachelors degree level in a subject containing a high proportion of statistical content or equivalent experience.

An interest in Higher Education, and the curiosity and aptitude to undertake investigations into it using data.

Strong quantitative data analysis skills

Knowledge of descriptive statistics techniques.

Experience of analysing data for presentation either orally or in writing.

Experience of undertaking insightful research and analysis within a subject domain, ideally within the education field.

Sound report writing skills.

Full details of this role are on the HESA website.

What can we offer you as our Lead Statistical Analyst?

The salary range for this post is £29,370 - £35,000k. We offer an attractive package with initially 25 days leave, increasing to 30 days, plus bank holidays and extra Agency shutdown at Christmas; flexible working including remote and home working options; pension scheme and occupational health support.

Application forms should be completed via our recruitment portal; It is planned that any suitable candidates will be interviewed at the earliest possible opportunity.

If you have the skills and experience we require for this role and are looking for a new challenge please click 'apply' today to be forwarded to our on-line recruitment portal and become our new Lead Statistical Analyst.

Thank you for your interest in HESA.

No Agencies please

Job Details

Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
£29,370 - £35,000