Data Analyst - immediate start

Immediate start data analyst role for pharmaceutical company in Slough. 6 month contract.

Your new company
Is an innovative pharmaceutical company, based in Slough, looking to bring on an experienced data analyst on an initial 6-month contract to work closely with a wider project team, providing analysis and interpretation for a variety of projects focused around commercial data.

Your new role
This contract is for an immediate (early February) start.

This role is responsible for gathering, piecing together and analysing data to help generate insights and then communicating these to internal stakeholders as well as providing an assessment on their potential impact on the business. You will be working closely with one of the VPs to provide in-depth analysis for a number of projects.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Improving data availability by liaising between stakeholders across the business
  • Developing data and information structure, and leveraging this for analysis and reports
  • Scripting / writing queries, eg in SQL to extract information from databases
  • Working closely with project team members and other stakeholders to decide how data needs to be leveraged
  • Presenting analysis and insights to the business

What you'll need to succeed
As well as very good communication and organisational skills, you should have:

  • A BSc / BA (with MA / MSc or higher degrees preferred) in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Business or a similar discipline (or equivalent experience)
  • Good experience of data analysis and preparation, including experience with large data sets, ideally from an industry environment
  • Knowledge of unstructured data sets and/or database development & data model design would be a strong advantage
  • Strong business and collaboration skills

Candidates with exposure to the pharmaceutical / biotech, healthcare or medical device industry are at an advantage.

What you'll get in return
An excellent working environment, the chance to work on a number of important projects and a good daily rate.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call on 0203 465 0057.
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Talk to Ben Van Zwanenberg, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in London City

4th Floor, 107 Cheapside

Telephone: 0203 465 0057

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