Public Health Analyst

Colindale, London (Greater)
£34,884 - £38,883 Per Annum
14 Jan 2021
25 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Full time

Public Health Analyst

About Barnet Council

Barnet is a borough with much to be proud of. Our excellent schools, vibrant town centres, vast green spaces and diverse communities all help make it a great place to live and work. As a council we want to build on these strengths as we move into the future. We are growing and developing as an organisation to meet the challenges facing our borough, and we are committed to working with partner organisations and residents to make Barnet even better.

As an organisation, our staff are committed to Our Values – We Care, We Can Be Trusted, We Work Together, We Value Diversity, We Embrace Change and Innovation – which drive everything we do.

About the role

An exciting opportunity has arisen within Barnet’s Insight & Intelligence Hub to recruit to the role of Public Health Analyst. This is a pivotal time in our team’s journey to join us in expanding and developing the Public Health intelligence function. Working alongside the rest of the team this role will support members of the Public Health team in the provision, analysis and interpretation of information to support and inform decision-making aimed at improving outcomes for residents of Barnet.

About you

We are looking for a great analyst who will bring data to life, turning it into insight which informs decision making and helps to develop evidence-based needs assessments. You will be comfortable with using data to test hypotheses and be skilled at presenting your findings to a range of audiences in a clear and accessible way. You will also be comfortable in using specialised software and have a good understanding and working knowledge of Power BI.

The successful candidate will have a can-do attitude, be comfortable in working on multiple activities at one time; you will have a background in Public Health data analytics.

What we offer

  • 30 days annual leave, plus public and bank holidays
  • Work-life balance options may include flexitime, job share, home working, part-time
  • Generous Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme and season ticket loan
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • Employee well- being training programs

How to apply

Click on the apply button on our website, where you will find the job listed. Please read through the job description and person specification before completing the online application form. 

If you would like to any further information about this role before applying please contact Jeremy Hooper, Intelligence & Insight Lead – Public Health,  for an informal conversation.

Please note whilst this role will initially be working from home, the main location for the role will be in our brand new purpose built offices at Colindale with free tea and coffee, just 5 minutes walk from Colindale underground station. 

Closing date for applications is 5pm on 25 Jan and shortlisting will take place during that week. Interviews are likely to take place w/c 1 Feb 2021. 

If shortlisted you will be required to bring photographic ID to your interview to prove your identity.