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Data Analyst

  • City / Town: Reading
  • Date posted: 14/12/2020 08:00:00
  • Sector: Data Integrity
  • Employee status:
  • Employment status: Full Time
  • Job reference: R1169550
  • Consultant: Sara Jackson
Data Analyst
Full Time 6-month contract

As a Data Analyst, your main purpose is to :

  • Be responsible for quality assuring outputs and investigating data issues arising from CIS Household and CIS Schools data.
  • Create and enhance quality assurance reports that will proactively detect data issues.
  • Support Customer facing teams with data investigations and data queries.

As a Data Analyst, your Principal Accountabilities are to:

  • Become a Subject Matter Expert (SME) on all deliverables supported and be able to advise team members and stakeholders on the best approach to deal with any challenges encountered.
  • Establish and maintains a work schedule to provide appropriate support on all platforms for all deliverables and data assets supported.
  • Serve as a secondary escalation point for directing and resolving exceptions and complex queries.
  • Provide direct support to client facing teams, business line initiatives or 3rd parties
  • Maintain and enhance Knowledge Management and training procedures for existing team members and new starters so that all processes supported have appropriate levels of cover.
  • Performs ongoing analysis and evaluation of existing processes with the objective of generating continuous improvements.
  • Ensures that all newly-developed products can be supported by the team and have best practice quality assurance procedures in place.

Minimum Education, Experience, & Specialized Knowledge Required:

  • Scientific type degree or equivalent and a minimum of two years’ experience in a data analytics role. 
  • Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Demonstrated communication skills with a customer service focused approach
  • Proficiency in SQL query writing to obtain data
  • MS Office applications inc. Advanced Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • Ability to problem solve in real time
  • Ability to work under pressure and manage multiple priorities
  • Experience in the Healthcare sector a plus
  • Experience working with sensitive personal data a plus

Organization Reporting and Scope:

  • Reports to:  Team Lead (CIS ProdOps / DataOps)

At IQVIA, your contributions will be rewarded with:

        Excellent Salary, Bonus

        Life Assurance & Pension

        Additional Voluntary Benefits available including:

o   Health Insurance (Dental, Health Screen and Optical)

o   Give As You Earn

o   Private Health Insurance

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. We are a diverse, global team that shares a passion for collaboration and solving complex problems. We have been delivering Nurse and Healthcare programmes in the UK for over 35 years working with all major pharmaceutical companies and the NHS directly. And we are proud to support the Covid-19 Infection Survey.








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IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.

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