Data Analyst - Surrey

£negotiable - IT/Technical
Ref: 602 Date Posted: Monday 22 May 2023

Data Analyst | Surrey | £negotiable on experience

Our client are a fantastic Print business based in Surrey, they looking for an experienced Data Analyst to gather data across all the business areas, including Finance, Client Services, Sales and Studio teams. Interrogating, analysing and translating the results into non-technical language business reports, to help make well informed decisions, improve process, efficiency and margins within the business. 

This is an exciting NEW opportunity created  in response to the realisation that the correct interpretation of data can aid in the company prosperity. To do this the position requires constant innovation, evaluation, and iteration. The Data Analyst will be responsible for monitoring and handling data, building data models to organize important data for the different teams across the business.

What you'll do:    

  • Work with a variety of data sources primarily our Print MIS system - extracting knowledge and actionable information from massive datasets
  • Build and flesh out data models from our Print MIS database for use in regular and/or automated reporting and analysis
  • Using tools and techniques to visualise data in easy-to-understand formats, such as diagrams and graphs for management
  • Support the business as a whole, including the finance department and client services department with ad hoc and month end reporting.
  • Preparing reports and presenting these to management and clients
  • Be a passionate problem solver - breaking down problems and developing analytical insights
  • Convey your work and results to a wide variety of internal and external stakeholders – nerds and non-nerds
  • Evaluate operations for inefficiencies and identify areas where you can create, automate, and develop tools (SQL-based or otherwise)
  • Using data to predict trends in the customer base and the consumer population as a whole
  • Diagnose data-related bugs and ensure they are resolved in a timely manner
  • Monitoring data quality and removing corrupt data
  • Continuously strive for a deeper understanding of our business drivers

What you bring to the table:

  • 2+ years supporting business operations in an analytics capacity
  • A love for insights, innate curiosity, and a deep desire to find ways to create value
  • Solid communication skills
  • Passion for automation
  • Comfort in a complex data environment and understanding of data structures
  • Experience with Microsoft Power BI and Excel (Experience with SQL is a plus, but not expected)
  • Experience with some flavour of data visualization (we use Izenda)
  • Familiarity with transactional and data warehouse environments advantageous 
  • The business sense to understand why you're pulling data and whether it seems accurate...not just pulling it
  • You like to formulate the right questions versus just seeking answers to make sure the best and smartest decisions get made.
  • Ability to work with internal and external stakeholders including suppliers and clients. 

Does this sound like you?  Please send over your details ASAP!