Data Analyst

Job: Data Analyst
Working hours: 37 hours per week
Location: Doncaster

We are currently searching for a Data Analyst to join Heras. 

Starting in 1952 as a small family-owned fencing and gate company, Heras has grown into an European leading end-to-end supplier of perimeter protection solutions. We operate in 8 countries and employ over 350 people in the UK with a global headcount of more than 1100 highly skilled experts. We are experts in perimeter protection solutions and together we design, manufacture, install, and service perimeter protection solutions for customers across the business, community, and industry sectors.

We are committed to being a diverse international employer of choice by embracing diversity and attracting, rewarding, and developing exceptional talent. As a business we are continuously seeking out new methods in achieving our aim of being an employer of choice, including initiatives and building key partnerships to stimulate growth and longevity. We are proud to say that approximately 50% of our UK employees have been with us for over 5 years.

The Data Analyst will report to the Country Manager, based in the UK. The role is office based at our Doncaster site and may occasionally require visits to other Heras locations. The overall purpose of the role is to analyse and provide meaningful results from data which allows the business to make better informed decisions for short and long term planning and to drive best practice in terms of resource allocation. The role includes acquiring data from primary or secondary sources and presenting findings to relevant stakeholders.

Role Requirements

  • Interpret data to create reports by required deadlines
  • Break down information to relevant business divisions
  • Effectively communicate with internal and external stakeholders and provide feedback
  • Maintain the data systems and resolve any coding/data related errors
  • Use statistics, data and trends to assist with making crucial business decisions
  • Degree educated in relevant area such as Mathematics/Economic /Computer Science
  • Exceptional ICT skills on applications such as Excel, Word and Outlook
  • High level of mathematical ability
  • Problem solving skills
  • Master’s degree in a related subject

Some of the key skills and competencies include;

  • A methodical and logical approach to data and problems
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Good organisation skills with the ability to prioritise workloads
  • Pro-active and flexible approach to work
  • Results driven
  • Collaborative
  • Effective communication skills
  • Substantial experience involving analysing and accurately interpreting data
  • Acquiring data from various sources
  • Understanding of statistics and identifying trends
  • Identifying data errors and rectifying with creative solutions

This is  an exciting opportunity, providing a positive challenge in the immediate future and the chance to be part of a successful growth story for the Heras group and the UK business.

Send your application to vacancies@heras.co.uk by close of business on Friday 5th June 2020