MI Analyst

Recruiter
Xpert Recruitment Solutions Limited
Location
Stoke-on-Trent
Salary
£19000 - £24000/annum EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted
13 Jun 2017
Closes
13 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
MI Analyst
Recruiting now for an MI Analyst role in Stoke-on-Trent..
The MI Analyst will be a member of the MI & Reporting team, which is involved in many important areas of the business. They will work in conjunction with the Client Services Department to understand and define the MI needs of external clients and they will develop and implement IT solutions to these requirements to a high standard and within agreed timescales.
The role will require excellent analytical and communication skills. The position also provides an opportunity to work in a flexible, innovative environment that encourages personal development and independent thinking.

Duties will include:

•Maintain and monitor regular reporting

•Interrogate data in order to derive performance metrics

•Provide regular feedback on operational performance and escalate accordingly if required

•Create/revise code scripts to ensure that they are fit for purpose

•Develop and facilitate training workshops that aim to enrich the knowledge of both internal and external clients of SSL products

•Define and agree business requirements, priorities, resourcing and timescales MI Manager and stakeholders

•Translate agreed business requirements into standard report specifications and documentation

•Develop, maintain and monitor new strategic, predictive and analytical reporting

•Liaise effectively with stakeholders in matters of strategic direction, data quality, change control and general queries

The successful applicant will have:

•Analysing and documenting business requirements

•Writing specification and process documentation

•Practical and in-depth experience of report design and development

•Change control procedures

•A background in MI, IT, mathematics or business

•Knowledge of Finance and Insurance sectors is welcome but not essential

The Successful candidate will ideally have:

•Technical knowledge of MI solutions

•Excellent SQL skills

•Expert user of Microsoft Office

•Knowledge of Microsoft BI stack (SAS, SSRS, etc.)

•Knowledge of SharePoint

•Experience of projects involving a mixture of staff across various functions with potentially conflicting interests and priorities

•The ability to interact directly and effectively with clients at both a strategic and operational level

•Excellent communication and inter-personal skills including presentation and facilitation of workshops

•The ability to work on their own initiative, to set short-term objectives and priorities and to organise their workload

•Although not essential, experience of Hadoop, Mongo.db, coding with “R” or related predictive analytics would be advantageous