Data Analyst

Data Analyst

Job Title: Data Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-11-10
Reference: V-38147
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 11, 2020 10:48

Job Description

Seeking an experienced Data Analyst to work as part of a project team for the delivery of the Better Emissions and Energy Data Management and Reporting initiative

The Role:

The successful candidate will work closely with stakeholders, business subject matter experts, and technical architects and developers as part of the project, to deliver the agreed outcomes. The project will comprise the design and implementation of a data warehouse and business intelligence reporting solutions.

The Data Analyst will:

• Be able to analyse and review datasets and prepare a current state analysis

• Be proficient with using Excel to store and analyse data, including formulas and data manipulation

• Develop and contribute to ongoing project reporting requirements

• Perform qualitative and quantitative analysis as part of the design process

• Develop and maintain relevant project and design documentation

• Oversee and validate data and reports for consistency

• Be able to apply judgement and critical thinking skills to problem solve

• Have demonstrated government sector experience, including working in small teams

Previous experience with SQL, Azure, and Power BI would be highly desirable, and experience in Agile, PM2 or Prince2 is desirable. Relevant qualifications and demonstrated experience in statistics, data analysis, or related fields would be highly regarded, including the ability to communicate statistical concepts to generalist audiences.

Skills and Experience Required
Essential criteria
  • Experience and good working knowledge in the research and analysis of datasets
  • Experience using and working with Microsoft Excel to analyse data and collate findings
  • Proven ability to engage and work with a diverse range of stakeholders including working collaboratively as part of an agile, multidisciplinary team
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with, or working knowledge of, Microsoft Power BI tools

Desirable criteria
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL Server and Microsoft Azure tools
  • Experience with Agile, PM2 or Prince2 methodologies
  • Experience with statistical analysis and statistical concepts

Location and Contract Term:

Canberra based. 12 Months Contract with 2 x 12 Months extension options  

Security Requirements:

Must be an Australian Citizen. Ability to obtain baseline clearance

How to Apply:

Applications close 15 November 2020

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Jo Finchett 1300 944 936 for any further information