Data Collection Officer

South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive
£16545 - £20128/annum
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

SYPTE is a dynamic, innovative and award-winning organisation which is a leader in its field. Some of the benefits of joining our organisation are flexible working, 26 days of annual leave, free travel pass, pension scheme, childcare voucher scheme, cycle purchase scheme, computer purchase scheme in addition to excellent development opportunities.

Can you meet the challenge?

We are looking for someone to have day to day responsibility for the delivery of the existing, new and developing electronic data collection programmes in line with the section delivery plan, ad-hoc client requirements and projects.

The successful candidate will support delivery of surveys, audits, research projects, public and stakeholder consultations and customer relationship management, and making recommendations to drive changes and improvements.

If so, do you have the qualities?

You will need to have four GCSE’s including Maths & English (A to C) and a good knowledge and working experience of Microsoft tools such as Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access in addition to SPSS; as well as knowledge and working practice of producing and implementing sampling techniques, survey design, qualitative and quantitative field based and electronic data collection, analysis and reporting. You will also need knowledge of the data protection act and general data protection regulations in addition to knowledge and working practice of data scanning, warehousing techniques, electronic/online/web-based applications and software such as Teleform, Survey Monkey and Snap. Membership of relevant professional institution (e.g. Market Research Society) is desirable.

The successful candidate will also need to demonstrate the following

• Analytical and numerical skills – Interrogates and analyses data to gather relevant information
• Ability to communicate research findings to clients and members of the Data Services team verbally and through written reports
• Ability to operate enthusiastically in a multi-operational, task focused, change and cost driven environment and work to deadlines

Applications no later than Thursday 29 June 2017 12:00noon
Interviews to be held on: Wednesday 5 July 2017

How to apply
Please apply online on our website or email us to request an information pack or alternatively call our 24 hour recruitment line on (Apply online only)