University of Southampton

University of Southampton

Data Analyst

United Kingdom

Closing in 7 days

Data Analyst NETSCC

Location: Southampton Science Park, Chilworth Salary: £29,605 to £33,966 Per annum Full Time Permanent Closing Date: Wednesday 05 June 2024 Interview Date: To be confirmed Reference: 2724124VB

Do you love working with data and want to make a real impact? Do you have great ideas to maintain information processes and analyse data sets into meaningful reports? Then we want to hear from you!

We are looking for a Data Analyst to join our team here the National Institute of Health and Care Research (NIHR) Co-ordinating Centre. This is a brand new role to our team with lots of room for the successful postholder to grow and develop.

Who are we?

The NIHR funds, enables, and delivers world-leading health and social care research that improves people's health and well-being and promotes economic growth. Our research helps turn discoveries into new or improved treatments, diagnostics, medical technologies, and services providing those working in the NHS, public health, global health and social care with the evidence to better support patients, the public and people who need care.

What will you do?

Working alongside Business Intelligence Analysts and Monitoring, Evaluation and Leaning Managers, you will draft reports using data extraction, manipulation, and analysis to reveal insights and provide analytical support for a range of projects.

You can expect to be:

  • Providing guidance and excellent customer service to our service users and sign posting them to the most appropriate area of support.
  • Supporting service desk enquiries and triaging enquires within the Insight and Evaluation team.
  • Contribute to the review and maintenance of procedures and processes. And identifying any improvements needed.
  • Who are we looking for?

    We are looking for someone who enjoys working with data and can accurately analyse and interpret data into useful insights. You will be comfortable working with both numerical and text-based data sources. Other keys skills needed to be successful in this role include:

  • Being able to prioritise different work steams and work flexibly across a range of projects.
  • Provide excellent customer service and assistance to a variety of stakeholders.
  • Be a team player with a flexible approach to work as well as being able to work independently as required.
  • Have a strong attention to detail and accuracy in working with complex data.
  • Why join us?

    This is a great opportunity for someone looking for an early career role within data analysis. We offer a supportive environment for your career to thrive with a clear career pathway. Additionally, we put staff wellbeing at the heart of what we do with a focus on staff wellbeing which is reflected in our award as Top Medium Employer in the Mind Workplace Wellbeing awards, achieving Gold for the fourth year in a row!

    To learn more about what it's like working with us, including flexible working, development opportunities and much more, then visit our website here! But don't just take our word for it why not check out what our staff have to say below:

    Our hybrid working approach helps you with your work life balance and offers you the chance to split your time between office and home working. We strive for cohesive and collaborative teams so our expectation is you spend a minimum of 20% of your time in the office.

    For further information or an informal discussion, please contact us at HEI- [email protected]

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    Further details:
  • Job Description and Person Specification
  • As a university we aim to create an environment where everyone can thrive and are proactive in fostering a culture of inclusion, respect and equality of opportunity. We believe that we can only truly meet our objectives if we are reflective of society, so we are passionate about creating a working environment in which you are free to bring your whole self to work. With a generous holiday allowance as well as additional university closure days we are committed to supporting our staff and students and open to a flexible working approach.

    Apply by 11.59pm GMT on the closing date. For assistance contact Recruitment on +44(0)2380 592750 or [email protected] quoting the job number.


    Job details


    Data Analyst


    University of Southampton


    United Kingdom


    May 16, 2024

    Application deadline

    June 05, 2024

    Job type



    Biology,Computer Science,Mathematics,Medicine,Social Science

    About the employer

    One of the top research universities in the U.K., the University of Southampton is best-known for its innovative learning system. The university is a founding member of the Russell Group of research-intensive universities. Originating from Hartley Institution in 1862, Southampton got the university status in 1952.
    The University of Southampton offers undergraduate, postgraduate and foundation year courses in various disciplines. The different departments of the university include the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences, Faculty of Environmental and Life Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and the Faculty of Social Sciences. Apart from the core subjects, Southampton also offers some exclusive areas of study including audiology, acoustical engineering, archaeology, criminology, optoelectronics, and gerontology.

    The university has seven campuses; amongst them, five are in Southampton itself and the other two are in Winchester and Malaysia, respectively. Highfields is the main campus of the University of Southampton. Notably, Southampton is a vibrant city with enormous opportunities. All the seven campuses of the University of Southampton boast of world-class infrastructure. The campuses maintain the most optimized environs for advanced learning. There are hi-tech laboratories, art studios, and libraries on the campuses. The university comprises highly-experienced faculty members who are from the academia as well as respective industries. Further, Southampton maintains collaborations with the leading universities and institutions across the world for student exchange and study-abroad programs.

    The University of Southampton is dedicated to research-oriented education. It has partnered with other universities, government bodies and industries to conduct integrated research and innovation programs. The university is also funded by businesses for commercial research and development. Southampton conducts skill development programs for students catering to the demands of industries. The adaptability and aptitude for evolving technologies are cultivated amongst the students to help them grow as future leaders. Further, the university has a placement cell and maintains tie-ups with industries for the placements of students.

    The University of Southampton features holistic environments for the overall development of the students. Apart from best-in-class academic modules, the university offers ample opportunities to maintain physical fitness and mental well-being. There are sports courts, swimming pools, gymnasiums and cafeterias on the campuses. Further, regular fitness classes, sports meets, cross-disciplinary activities, competitions, cultural events, and fests are organized at the university. The University of Southampton also engages in various social and environmental awareness campaigns. Moreover, students get the opportunity to participate in community development initiatives. The university has the mission to build a better world with innovative minds.

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