• Location: Gillingham, England
  • Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
  • Technology: Microsoft BI Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 21st Jun, 2019
  • Reference: 210619da

Data Analytics Manager - Gillingham (Dorset) - £45-50k

A well-known company based in the Gillingham area is looking to recruit a Data Analytics Lead to join the business and drive reporting, business analysis, and data strategy.

The Role

This position will be responsible for leading the companies reporting capabilities, business analysis and data strategy. Your key focus will be on delivering analysis and looking at future capabilities within the business. You will be responsible for ensuring that a good relationship is maintained between channels and departments to create and deliver to agreed service levels. As the lead member of the team, you will be responsible for all the team's output and will actively get involved in high level analysis and presentation deliveries. As the team is relatively small, you will also be expected get involved in the day to day delivery of reports and data analysis, particularly to cover busy periods.

Your day-to-day responsibilities will include:

  • Be accountable for all reports and analysis produced by the team

  • Always be looking for way to drive efficiency and best use of the team's skills

  • Build & maintain complex Excel models (using VBA)

  • Deliver key business analysis and presentations

  • Create and maintain a team vision that aligns with and helps deliver the company strategy

  • Lead and coach the data analysis team

  • Develop good relationships with all served channels and departments

  • Build the team's profile to ensure it is seen as the 'go to' place for accurate timely data

  • Build and maintain the relationship with the Head of IT, to ensure development plans are aligned and achievable from a systems perspective


To be a good fit for this position you should be experienced working in an analytical position with some managerial/lead experience. You should have a good commercial awareness, effective communication skills, and the confidence to present data to a range of audiences. It is also important that you are experienced working within the retail sector.

You should have the following technical experience:

  • Very experienced in SQL Server

  • Experienced across the full MS BI Stack - SSIS, SSAS, SSRS

  • Experienced building/maintaining Data Warehouses

  • Highly proficient with MS Excel and MS Office

  • Experience working with Data Visualisation tools such as Power BI

If you think that you would be a good fit for this role then apply today - interviews are taking place next week! Submit your CV or contact David Airey at d.airey@nigelfrank.com for more information.