Data Analytics Manager

United Kingdom
50000.00 - 65000.00 GBP Annual
10 Sep 2021
08 Oct 2021
Employer Sector
Technology, ICT & Telecoms
Contract Type
Full Time

Data Analytics Manager - Harrogate - Up to GBP65k

SearchDATA Group are currently recruiting for a for an experienced data expert to lead a team of Data Scientists, BI and Automation Developers. In this role you will plan and deliver data and information provision for a leading specialist Distributor of business and consumer technologies.

This is a great opportunity to help grow and establish a department in its infancy, as the department grows so will your role within it. The ideal candidate will come from a Data Science and Business Intelligence background, with a desire to help shape how a business uses the data that it possesses.


  • Salary up to GBP65k
  • Pension scheme
  • Number of flexible benefits
  • Mix of office and home working


  • Work closely with the CIO and other Managers across the area to define and execute strategic objectives for the IS department
    • Plan and facilitate a move to cloud based Data Warehouse
    • Plan and facilitate a move to self-service business intelligence (Qlik Sense)
  • Set rules and guidelines for data lifecycle management, including data quality management and data cleansing
    • Define data dictionaries and standardise data across systems/platforms
    • Manage data inflight and address conflicts/clashes/errors
  • Work with the Business Intelligence Developers to make reporting available to all employees through QlikView and Qlik Sense, with a focus on accuracy and timeliness
  • Work with Data Scientists and Analyst Team to create forecasting models that can predict future outcomes and provide remedial action
    • Ensure that information is being derived from the data available, with a focus on insight to action
  • Manage a team of Data Scientists and Business Intelligence Developers, shaping their development plans, ensuring deadlines are being met and corporate policies and standards are being met
    • Increase skill and knowledge levels in the Information Management team through internal training, external training and recruitment
  • Develop and maintain relationships with third party suppliers

Skills and Experience:

  • 5+ years experience in Data Science, Business Intelligence or Data Analysis
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyse, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong knowledge of database design and dimensional modelling
  • Confidence to have difficult conversations and ability to backup decision making with coherent reasons
  • Strong organisational and time-management skills
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience in some of the following areas:
    • Analytics platforms - QlikView /Qlik Sense; PowerBI; Tableau
    • Application development - Python; SAP
    • Database technologies - MS SQL; MySQL; Oracle
    • Cloud computing -AWS; Azure; Google Cloud
    • Process Automation - Abbyy OCR; Amazon Textract; Red Hat Ansible; UiPath

If you have the experience mentioned above, please apply for immediate consideration.