Contribute to the delivery of the strategic objectives of Close through the provision of Data Analytics and progressively, formation of a Data Science function. This will include reports, vendor exports, data warehousing tasks and ad hoc data related project support. Over time, the business is looking to expand into the Data Science arena, so an interest or appropriate qualifications in this area would be an advantage.
The role will involve applying data analysis knowledge to the business data estate. The candidate will need to:
Provide data cleansing and analysis skills to meet often complex business data needs.
Contribute to the development of the data analysis approach and deliverables, and improve the integration with other disciplines across the business.
Lead data requirements gathering and elicitation using a range of analysis tools and techniques.
Be able to write and perform SQL scripts to filter and join varied data sets
Develop new SSIS/SSRS/SSAS packages to meet business needs
Produce visualisations using a range of technologies such as SSRS / Power BI / DAX
Knowledge of Azure / Cloud based technologies would be an advantage (AWS Data lakes / Amazon Quicksight / Amazon Aurora)
Work with Senior Management and up to Executive level to facilitate the sign off / agreement of solutions and recommendations.
Strong team working skills, with an ability to travel around the national office network to complete projects onsite where required.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills including negotiation.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills – must be able to communicate fluently in English both verbally and in writing.
Regulatory Responsibilities (Compliance/T&C)
Ability to demonstrate and understand the regulatory framework relevant to the role, whilst practising effective risk management at all times