The LGA are looking to recruit a Data Analyst to provide support for the Health and Care Programme team and the local government sector through delivering research, data and analysis.
About the role
The Research and Information Team is looking for a Data Analyst who can design and deliver research, data and analytic services. Working with a Senior Data Analyst the successful post-holder will provide support to the Health and Care Programme team, and deliver our LG Inform data service to local government and Health and Wellbeing Boards, particularly in relation to health and social care data.
It’s essential that you have sound quantitative skills and are confident working with data, particularly for benchmarking and performance management, and ideally for health and social care. We are looking for candidates with a good understanding of the criteria for good data and metadata, with excellent written presentation skills and the ability to accurately summarise and convey complex information. The successful candidate can expect to take on a varied and wide-ranging portfolio of work that supports and promotes local authorities and helps them to self-improve.
For an application pack and further information, please visit the LGA's job search pages.
Fixed term / secondment opportunity until 31 March 2015
Closing date: 5pm, 19 June 2014, interviews: 2 July 2014