DATA ANALYST: (SQL, Relational Database, Power BI)

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £350 - £450 per day

  • Contact:

    Christopher Hague

  • Contact email:

    christopher.hague@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH97920_1550061532

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-03-15

  • Start date:

    ASAP

DATA ANALYST: (SQL, Relational Database, Power BI)

 

DATA ANALYST: (SQL, Relational Database, Power BI)

 

The work location is in LONDON and is a 6 Months contract.

 

Pay rate is between £350 - £450 PD.

 

The role is working for a well established, multi-national retailer and specialises in clothing, home and luxury product.

 

Description

You will be supporting by exploiting our data to optimise performance and information accessibility through analytics. Working alongside a team of likeminded analysts, you will implement analytical techniques in a demanding and fast paced commercial environment. With an intuitive grasp of numbers, you will be passionate about driving innovative thinking.

 

Key Skills:

  • Exceptional problem solving, analytical and numerical skills.
  • Experience visualising data and presenting analytics.
  • Knowledge of manipulating and transforming data sets and applying analytical methodologies.
  • Ability to interact with the business to understand their needs and interpret how they could be fulfilled using the available data.
  • Advanced MS Office skills (e.g. MS Excel, MS Access, Power functions, VBA, Power Point).
  • Experience with the following or similar applications is preferable: Spotfire, Tableau, Power BI, Business Objects, Relational Databases.
  • Enthusiasm and desire to learn new tools and techniques.
  • Knowledge of data-orientated or programming languages would be beneficial (e.g. SQL, R, Python).
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills with the ability to work in a team or as individual.

 

Advantageous:

  • Exposure to Big Data environments such as Hadoop Impala / Hive.
  • Working knowledge of a Retail or FMCG organisation.
  • Knowledge of Food Supply Chain & Logistics systems and processes.
  • Experience working in a fast paced and effective Analytics or Insight functions.

 

Accountabilities:

  • Provide data driven insight to understand the root cause of performance issues and develop ongoing analytical solutions.
  • Develop and prepare reports and insight for stakeholders to monitor performance, as well as presenting and illustrating findings to ensure key learnings are understood.
  • Work closely with stakeholders to fully understand requirements and provide collaborative solutions based on a commercial and analytical understanding.
  • Become an advocate for creating a data driven business by illustrating the power of analytics.
  • Work collaboratively with the other analysts in the team to create a thriving analytics environment where knowledge and ideas are shared.

 

 

If you are relevant or interested don't delay, contact me on 0161 924 1416