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Data Analyst

Job Title: Data Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester, N. W. England, England
Salary: £300 - £340 per day
Start Date: October 2019
Duration: 6 Months
REF: 15934/001_1568126237
Contact Name: Sarah Donohoe-Denton
Contact Email:
Job Published: 7 months ago

Job Description

I'm looking for a Data Analyst for a public sector organisation in Manchester to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team within digital services and work closely with other teams in the organisation as part of the data analysis activity.

This is a contract role of an initial 5-6 months


  • Document physical data models detailing as-is data management.

  • Assess data quality within each source and across all sources of the same type of data.

  • Analyse and document data governance and data lifecycle and link to existing manuals and SOPs.

  • Prioritise risks, issues and opportunities associated with current data management.

  • Develop proposals for improvement and continuous measurement of data quality.

  • Develop a proposed process for the ongoing management of delivered data models and supporting artefacts.

  • Produce and present a report that synthesises findings from data analysis and areas with scope for data management improvement.

Essential skills and experience

  • Experience of reverse-engineering existing data sources and developing corresponding physical and logical data models.

  • Experience of assessing data quality within and across existing data sources.

  • Experience of identifying where and how data management can be improved.

  • Experience of collaborating with stakeholders at all levels to identify strategic goals and outcomes.

  • Experience of engaging with stakeholders and facilitating stakeholder workshops as required to inform the development and review of as-is physical data models.

  • Ability to communicate and build rapport with staff at all levels.

  • Ability to facilitate stakeholder workshops / data modelling sessions.

  • Ability to reverse-engineer existing data sources and develop corresponding physical and logical data models.

  • Ability to assess and assure data quality.

  • Ability to apply data modelling, data cleansing and data enrichment approaches.

  • Ability to use a value/outcomes-based focus in their work.

  • Ability to listen and paraphrase or summarise stakeholder views.

  • Ability to think critically and identify assumptions and ask challenging questions with an unbiased approach.

  • Ability to use and apply industry standard data modelling software appropriately.

If you are interested please send your CV.