Data Analyst

Milton Keynes
From £26,000 to £33,000 per annum
10 Aug 2017
14 Aug 2017
Data Analyst - Milton Keynes My client is a leading financial services organisation and is currently looking to recruit a data analyst to support a range of data reconciliations and validation tasks across multiple systems and databases, and to refine processes for user, system and parameter administration. Duties and Responsibilities: Execute and monitor metrics to support the validation of data quality in both Risk and Source systems. Proactively identify the improvements needed in Risk systems from the data validation and reconciliation processes. Ability to understand and communicate the risk associated with an incident. Provide support in all tasks and regular updates to all parties to facilitate change initiatives. Deputise for other team members and represent the team more widely in different forums. Represent the department in various meetings and workshops as the knowledge expert - project, testing and development either in a face-to-face environment or telephone conferences. Relationship manage activities with IT and Operational areas. Deliver a sound control mechanism for maintaining the data quality in Risk Systems. Experience in running System Controls. Constantly analyse ways to refine Controls and improve ways of working without compromising on quality. Proven ability in identifying, analysing and successfully resolving issues. Experience of providing recommendations for improvements. Experience and Skills Required: Proficiency in SQL is desirable. Experience in using Microsoft Office Applications including Excel (e.g. Pivot tables & formulas) and PowerPoint. Confident communicator with excellent written and verbal skills able to build good relations with departments in the business, IT and Risk. Experience of performing reconciliations and analysing large volumes of data. Experience in the financial service industry is desirable. This job was originally posted as