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Data Analyst

Location: Newcastle

Salary: Up yo £30,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 169245

Our client is one of the largest British wealth management firms in the UK and they are looking for someone to support their projects within a data analysis role. The ideal candidate will have 2-3 years’ experience working as a Data Analyst or Business Analyst with a large data component role.

In this role you will analyse large volumes of data, produce KPI & MI reports using tolls such as power BI. Candidates applying for this role such have excellent communication skills, to be able to liable with business stakeholders and be confidence and have strong initiative.

This is a contract role until August 2022.


The Role

  • Data analysis to support change projects as deemed necessary

  • At least 3 years’ experience working as a Data Analyst / Business Analyst with large data component role.

  • Use of data quality management toolsets such as Datactics, Informatica etc.

  • Analysing large volumes of data using appropriate techniques

  • Production of KPI / MI reports utilising tools such Power BI  

  • Excellent communication (written and oral): the role requires the ability to liaise with business stakeholders.

  • T-SQL / Excel / VBA and data modelling experience

  • Working knowledge of business analysis techniques: in particular, business process modelling, requirements analysis.

  • High attention to detail and tenacity to ensure timely completion of tasks

  • Ability to contribute to a team effort generating enthusiasm among team members

  • A logical & creative approach to problem solving and an ability to identify critical issues with ease

  • Initiative and self-confidence


  • Understand and adhere to Risk and Control frameworks and policy frameworks specific to the role in Business Support

  • Ensure work is produced to a high level of accuracy and in a timely manner and to relevant SLAs or Business Support standards

  • Escalate any issues as appropriate to management in a timely manner

  • Take ownership for your personal and professional development

  • Use experience to identify, develop and implement continuous improvements in working practices

  • Ensure delivery of an excellent client service, delivering against expectations and keeping all stakeholders updated

  • Contribute to a positive working environment, demonstrating the Brewin Dolphin Values at all times

  • Assist with training and supporting other team members

  • Support delivery of projects where appropriate

  • Use technical expertise and experience to deliver on project work and deal with more complex analysis and queries for the team

  • Understand the team goals and the relationship to wider BD processes

  • Always maintain client confidentiality

  • Develop accurate MI, reporting and dashboards as defined within role

  • Be able to analyse and interpret large sets of data and identify trends

  • Develop and maintain automated data sets

  • If a Senior Manager has delegated responsibilities to the job holder, then an obligation exists to meet these responsibilities on time and in accordance with the established requirements.


Skills & Experience

  • 2 years’ administrative experience in an operations environment

  • Adaptable to change

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

  • Able to communicate professionally with all relevant stakeholders – both written and orally - and able to explain complex technical scenarios in simple business terms

  • High level of IT proficiency

  • Excellent analytical, numerical, and problem-solving skills

  • Able to interpret and understand data requirements from different business area

  • Able to monitor and audit data quality

  • Understanding of the Financial Services sector

  • High level of commitment during busy periods, e.g. Financial Year End.

  • Time management skills and ability to deal with conflicting prioritie