Data Visualisation Analyst
- National Grid
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**About the Role**
**This position is a full time role**
Providing a fantastic opportunity to come and learn about Gas System Operator\! Within this role, you will work with colleagues and customers to design and develop Management Information & Performance Indicators to help direct and inform business experts and process owners; this will be achieved using various visualisation tools, e\.g\. Tableau\. Ad\-hoc data to support one\-off analysis and enduring data support will also form part of the role, the current tool set comprises of Tableau, Excel and bespoke tools\. Having a passion for and being able to understand business data, data structures, and visualisation techniques are strong requirements for this role\.
+ Design, develop and deliver performance indicators that enable the process owners and departments to drive process improvements
+ Liaise with Business experts and process owners to inform and advise on the information and logic that can be applied to transform data into business intelligence
+ Create and compile programming code and visualisations to ensure that agreed measures:
- Clearly convey the behaviours being driven
- Are based on a consistent methodology
- Can be effectively produced and automated as part of a programme of performance measures\.
+ Knowledge sharing and coaching junior members of the team
**What You'll Get**
You will receive a competitive salary between £32,000 \- £41,000, dependant on experience\.
As well as your base salary, you will receive a bonus based on personal and company performance and a competitive contributory pension scheme where we will double match your contribution to a maximum company contribution of 12%\. You will also have access to a number of flexible benefits
You will be someone who can build lasting, professional and mutually beneficial relationships; the role will require actively meeting and discussing requirements with customers and, therefore, excellent customer focus and stakeholder management skills are required\.
Managing multiple workloads and going beyond to satisfy the customer will become a regular activity so multi\-tasking, time management, ability to prioritise, proactive and flexibility will need to be demonstrable skills\.
Experience in developing Performance Indicators to aid Business decision and direction, and significant experience in extracting and manipulating large data sets, ability to quickly understand data sets and hierarchies, is essential\.
Experience of Tableau, SQL are essential VBA, and Excel are desirable\.
National Grid touches the lives of almost everyone in the UK, with an energy network that stretches across the Atlantic\. We're an international team, and our work underpins the lives of millions of people\. Feet forwards, head up, and eyes bright, we're working hard to create value for people today - and shape the future of energy tomorrow\.
In the UK, we don't generate or sell energy - we join the dots to get energy from A to B\. From making a cup of tea in the morning, to keeping the lights on in hospitals, our electricity network puts power in the hands of people\. Without it, the world as we know it would grind to a halt\.
The world of energy is changing beyond recognition\. Working at National Grid, you won't just be touching the lives of almost everyone in the UK - you'll be shaping the way we use and consume energy for generations to come\.
**Our values and principles**
At National Grid, through listening to what our customers need, every day we do the right thing and find a better way\.
As a National Grid employee, you'll treat our customers as a priority, taking time to listen and work with them to help give them the best experience we possibly can\. You'll need to be proactive and flexible in your approach and continually look for ways to exceed their expectations - sometimes in unexpected and helpful ways\. You'll provide accessible information when our customers need it and make things simple by using your expertise to guide them\. Above all, you'll follow through on your promises to deliver value, drive efficiency and give them a great customer experience\.
We offer inclusion and diversity training for everyone here at National Grid, with a view to building an inclusive working environment and developing all our employees\. Training opportunities range from unconscious bias and reverse mentoring to targeted training initiatives which are tailored to support our diverse and innovative work force\.
The closing date for this vacancy is 2nd July 2019, however, this may change, therefore, we encourage candidates to submit their applications as early as possible and not to wait until the published closing date\. National Grid's recruitment periods can and may vary\. We reserve the right to remove this advert or close it to further applications at any point during the recruitment process\.
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