Innovation and Intelligence Officer

North Yorkshire
£35,745 to £39,880
11 Sep 2020
20 Sep 2020
Job role
Contract Type

Grade L

Vacancy Hours: 37

Contract Type: 9 months Fixed Term 

North Yorkshire Education Services (NYES) is a commercial organisation, achieving over £50 million turnover per annum, with ambitious plans to grow across the UK. Already a leading supplier of business solutions and services to the education sector across the north of England, all of its profits are reinvested back into North Yorkshire communities to support the delivery of frontline services and supporting local people who are most in need.

We are excited to offer the opportunity for an innovative and talented individual to join our service as Innovation and Intelligence Officer. This is a role that offers the successful candidate the chance to identify, interpret and develop high levels of complex data from a variety of different sources, feeding into high level, meaningful reports informing decisions on marketing, innovation, product development, sales and retention which will inform traded services, the wider NYES team and Commercial Board.

The role is challenging and very diverse, you will work with a broad range of services and on a variety of different projects. This is a fantastic opportunity for somebody with extensive knowledge of the education industry or indeed, teaching experience, as well as a significant skillset and experience in data analysis and research. It is a unique and rewarding opportunity for the right individual.

What can we offer you?

As well as an exciting and varied role, we can offer the successful candidate a unique benefits package to include generous leave entitlement, flexible working, access to our ‘Everybody Benefits’ package – which includes retail discounts, salary sacrifice schemes and much more – and also ongoing support from colleagues to ensure your personal development in your role.

We are looking for someone who could bring their passion to our organisation and support us with our plans to expand our reach across the UK. You will have sound knowledge of competitor and consumer intelligence processes, as well as research, analysis, interpretation, communication and reporting of findings. You will further develop and establish sector and internal intelligence streams to support strategic decision making.

If you would like further details about the role or would like to have an informal conversation, please contact Louise Burke, Senior Manager (Innovation), on 01609 536155 or email

Key Dates:

Closing Date: 20th September

Interviews: 23rd September

We look forward to hearing from you!