Intelligence & Insight Analysts - Corporate Services - 2 jobs

Kirklees, West Yorkshire
£33,799 - £35,934
01 Aug 2019
01 Sep 2019
PH 1554b
Contract Type
Full time

Enjoy working with data? Happy to analyse data and draw conclusions?  Enjoy helping people solve problems using your knowledge, skills & experience? Then, we want to hear from you!

We are looking to fill a new and exciting role in the Intelligence & Performance Service in Kirklees Council.  You will be responsible for handling & interrogating large and complex datasets that are held within our corporate services such as HR, Procurement & Finance as well as data relating to council-wide activity such as access, contacts and open data. You will also be a data translator & be confident in communicating with both internal & external customers.  You will work closely with other services and external partners to transform data into intelligence and insights to help solve problems, understand what difference we are making to our customers and help our organisation to become more efficient and effective. 

We will give you the freedom to explore datasets, liaise with customers and develop visualisation techniques in the organisation.  There will be opportunities for you to delve into our corporate systems, extract datasets, follow your own key lines of enquiry, explore new technology & develop new ways of doing things more efficiently.  You will have the autonomy to design intelligence products that are fit for purpose and inform decision making in order to support a culture of continuous improvement. 

We will support your professional development and give you access to modern intelligence & analytical tools such as Tableau, so you can grow and achieve great things.  We have super people in our existing teams, flexible working arrangements, a generous pension scheme and annual leave entitlement of 27.5 days a year [plus public holidays]. 

If you feel you have the drive and ambition to succeed in this role then we would love to hear from you. 

If you’re interested in this role and would like to discuss it prior to application, please contact  

Kirklees is set in the heart of West Yorkshire with two major centres of Huddersfield and Dewsbury. Well placed for transport links, the North's leading cities, including Leeds and Manchester, can easily be reached within half an hour. Kirklees Council is at the start of an exciting journey to become intelligence-led, to inform and support the delivery of the Kirklees Outcomes. Our new Intelligence and Performance Service is a multi-disciplinary team consisting of research, consultation, intelligence, performance and data analytics professionals who support and promote intelligence and insight informed decisions across the Council and partners. 

To apply please upload your CV and supporting statement. Your supporting statement must demonstrate how you meet the requirements outlined in the 'Person Checklist' on the attached Job Profile in order for your application to be considered.  Please note previous applicants need not apply.