alary: £33,920 - £41,735
Permanent: 37 Hours per Week
Do you love numbers? Are you passionate about data and intelligence to make decisions resulting in better outcomes for people?
With experience in data analysis you enjoy investigating data and translating it into meaningful and actionable information. You are inquisitive and astute with an ability to ask the right questions and work alongside your service to produce excellent data. Ideally, you will have a background in Local Authority Children's Services, although relevant experience will be considered.
About the role:
As the Business Intelligence Lead you will turn data into information, information into insight and insight into decisions. You will guide senior management and stakeholders in exploring the service needs based on performance data and provide direction on service improvement. As a regulated service, our Education and Children services require accurate and relevant data to inform quality decision making.
We currently have two positions available, one with a focus on Children Social Care and the other on Education.
What we offer:
In return we offer a wide range of employee benefits including:
- Flexible working
- Generous pension scheme
- Interest-free loans for green travel such as bikes or public transport season tickets
- Discounted rates for retailers, restaurants, retailers, attractions and experience days
- Employee assistance programme to provide support to employees both at and outside of work
Our vision - an ambitious and collaborative community which is proud of its heritage and excited by its diverse opportunities and future.
We have an exciting and ambitious agenda to deliver here at Thurrock council with £20billion of new investment planned for homes, jobs and infrastructure including £6billion being invested in private sector jobs; 24,500 new jobs planned over the next 20 years - working towards a future where every resident has a good job and £100million new investment in our schools - to ensure our education offer is first class, whilst building upon 97% of our primary schools being "good" or better.
Thurrock is a diverse place, known not only for its ports and logistics centres but home of the Royal Opera House and the expanding Intu Lakeside Shopping Centre.
We serve a diverse community where people are different yet equal. Diversity underpins everything we do.
If you want to be part of an ambitious, exciting yet challenging council, where you can really make a difference join #TeamThurrock now!
If you would like to discuss the post, please contact:
Mandy Moore -Business Intelligence & Data Analytics Manager on . Please provide a contact number and you will receive a return phone call.
Closing Date: 27 October 2019
To view the Job Profile and Person Specification please follow the link below: Education
To view the Job Profile and Person Specification please follow the link below: Children's Social Care