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Senior Data Analyst

  • £319 per day
  • London
  • Posted: 04/02/2019
  • Contract
  • Job Ref: 809104711

Job Details

My central government client based in Central London is looking for a Senior Analyst/Team Leader who can successfully hit the ground running.

The Senior Analyst leads and manages a small specialist team and engages with stakeholders and decision makers involved in defence sector public procurement decisions to understand how data about contracts and suppliers, provided by private sector contractors to the SSRO's proprietary data service (DefCARS), can best be analysed and used to inform decision-making. The successful candidate will oversee and co-ordinate the analysis and interpretation of that data; and provide strategic advice on how the analysis, quality and presentation of the data can be improved to better inform decisions.

Key duties will include:

Experience in analysing large data and translating.

Manage a small team with success – 3 people junior analyst.

Government Security Classification and experience of handling sensitive data (commercial, government, intelligence or military).

A good understanding of the defence sector.

Experience of working with regulatory frameworks.

Experience of providing analysis from Microsoft SQL Server-based systems.

Track record in developing, managing and delivering analytical programmes and projects that use quantitative and qualitative data to meet organisational strategic priorities.

Track record of successful stakeholder and decision maker engagement, to understand analytical requirements, and manage expectations and conflicting needs and demands.

Evidence of an understanding of data quality, and of work that has improved data quality.

Strong communication skills, with ability to express complex analysis in easy-to-understand plain English.

Evidence of team leadership and line management responsibilities in multi-disciplinary professional environment.

Good IT skills including use of analytical software to provide analyse and management information from databases.

Strong awareness of data security.

You will need a Basic DBS for this role, then must undergo SC after they start.

This role is initially for 13 months with a view to extend just depending on the business needs.

My client is offering £319.00, INSIDE IR35.

If you or know anyone who would be interested, please get in contact and send CV's to or call Remy on 0121 230 9111.