Data Analyst – 12-month FTC

  • Job Type: Contract
  • Location: Dublin City Centre
  • Category: BA/PM Senior Appointments
  • Salary: Negotiable

Data Analyst – 12-month FTC

 

My Client is a globally recognized financial organization that provides financial services and products to consumers, corporations and many other institutions internationally. They are currently seeking a Data Analyst to join a team based in Dublin 2 on a 12-month Fixed Term Contract.

 

You will work on the implementation of data business analyst activities. The Data Analyst will be responsible for the business analysis of the Data Analytics run team to drive the successful implementation of reporting and data warehousing improvements, as well as the resolution of production issues between the business stakeholders and developers.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Planning and monitoring of business analysis activities;
  • Drive data qualities activities related to the transaction and potential migration
  • Stakeholder management and communication. Steer the discussions and achieve an agreement between different stakeholders;
  • Facilitate business workshops to elicit strong requirements from Business Stakeholders;
  • Understand and translate functional requirements for the implementation of appropriate data solutions;
  • Collaborate with Developers as part of a multidisciplinary team by bringing business knowledge into initiatives.
  • Perform analysis on data variables by working with business stakeholders to map business requirements to build complete documentation for developers;
  • Identify areas of improvement in striving for best practice in data analysis activities;
  • Propose refinements of business processes and practices where necessary
  • Create and maintain the Business Requirement documents, Data Mapping Documents and Data Flow Diagrams etc;
  • Drive good practices in documentation by contributing to our in-house Confluence site;
  • Build strong and effective relationships with ICT, Finance, Risk, Group and participate in cross-departmental meetings and initiatives;
  • Understand and recognise the end-to-end benefits of the high quality data analysis activities;
  • Participate and contribute to data audits;

 

Requirements:

  • 4 + years’ experience in a role
  • Experience in SQL or a querying language;
  • Experience in self-serve analytics tools i.e. Power BI, Tableau;
  • Relevant Business or Technical Degree;
  • BABOK a plus;

 

Core Competencies:

  • Excellent negotiation and facilitation skills;
  • Excellent planning and monitoring skills;
  • Excellent elicitation skills;
  • Excellent ability to manage and monitor the life cycle of initiatives;
  • Excellent ability to analyse requirements and design;
  • Action and results orientated with a proven commitment to attaining desired goals;
  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship skills;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Capable of understanding both the detailed data requirements whilst being able to appreciate commercial implications;
  • Ability to work on own initiative or as part of their team on day-to-day process;
  • Excellent prioritisation skills;
  • Strong drive and energy;
  • Ability to work under pressure;
  • Comfortable with implementing change and coping with uncertainty in a data centric environment;
  • Ability to effectively engage with other business areas to support inter-departmental initiatives and processes which directly impact ‘data’

If you are interested in learning more about this role and happy to be represented by Solas IT please email me with your CV helen.gillbanks@solasit.ie. Alternatively please call me on 00 353 1 5367388

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Helen Gillbanks

Helen Gillbanks

Helen is currently working as a Recruitment Consultant on a work from home basis in Liverpool for Solas IT Recruitmen. Her role is to target specific markets which include .Net, C#, Microsoft Technologies, JAVA, Testing, QA, C++, Business Analysis and Project Management over local locations and 32 counties. Prior to Helen’s current position she worked as a Recruitment Analyst. She was involved in the end to end recruitment process which included sourcing candidates, telephone screening, arranging and conducting interviews through to issuing contracts, hiring and induction for .Net & Java candidates from graduate to manager level. In her spare time Helen enjoys going to the gym and socialising with friends.
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