Data Analyst - MI

Bristol Permanent
  • Opportunity to join a leading UK Financial Services Company
  • Opportunity to enhance data analysis and IT skills

About Our Client

Leading Financial Services Organisation

Job Description

  • Generation of key management information to support business direction setting and ensure key metric objectives (e.g Risk Appetite) are being met.
  • Responsible for implementing MI automation solutions and self-service options across Risk and Operations.
  • Use tools such as SQL, Excel, Power BI and SAS to manipulate data and produce reports/dashboards.
  • Identify and implement technical and operational solutions to improve overall efficiency and control levels.
  • Develop new MI & Insight to support stakeholder needs
  • Apply commercial acumen to interpret results and produce actionable recommendations.
  • Demonstrates ideal behaviours whilst carrying out all aspects of role.
  • Manages self to ensure adherence to company risk and compliance policies and relevant external regulatory frameworks.

The Successful Applicant

  • Inquisitive nature to support a culture of challenging existing practice.
  • Effectively work with colleagues within the team and across partnering business functions such as Risk Portfolio Management, Technology & Platforms, FSS and Mortgage Services. This will be across MI production, defect/issue management and project work support.
  • Ability to work on their own initiative, identifying areas of focus and prioritising of own workloads as necessary.
  • Good networking skills with the ability to build ongoing collaborative relationships.
  • Good communication skills with the ability to present data to a non-technical audience.
  • Ability to develop self and quickly learn new skills
  • Excellent problem-solving skills with a logical approach
  • Ability to manage own time effectively, balancing priority of delivery and escalates in a timely manner when required.
  • Candidate must have a minimum 2:1 degree in a subject with numerate components with evidence of data analysis component in the course (for example Computer Science, Statistics, Maths, Science or Business disciplines) with previous work experience/work placement in financial services or a data analytics role being an advantage.
  • Should the candidate not meet the degree requirement they need to demonstrate strong evidence of relevant data/analysis work experience within a financial services or a data analytics role.
  • A desire to learn new technical and programming skills is essential.
  • Ability to use Excel at an intermediate level (formulas, pivot tables) is essential.
  • Prior experience in a programming language (such as SQL) is an advantage
  • Previous experience in using reporting dashboards or data visualisation tools such as Power BI is beneficial
  • Previous experience using VBA would also be an advantage.

What's on Offer

Opportunity to join a leading UK Financial Services Company

Opportunity to enhance data analysis and IT skills

Contact
Lloyd Hayward
Quote job ref
JN-092021-3604653
Phone number
+441179065138

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Consultant name
Lloyd Hayward
Consultant phone
+441179065138
Job reference
JN-092021-3604653