data analyst in Parramatta

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marian antony, randstad
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contract
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job details

posted
location
parramatta, new south wales
specialism
IT & ICT
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
reference number
90M0373923_1548306167
contact
marian antony, randstad
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job description

Description: Data Analyst
Duration - 6 months
Location - Parramatta

Reporting structure
The position reports directly to the Senior Data Analyst and has a strong working relationship with the Manager, Research and Analysis.
There are no positions reporting to the role.

Key Accountabilities

• Implement key data projects including data identification, collection, analysis, modelling and reporting.
• Conduct data reviews, interpreting and analysing collected data using different tools, statistical techniques and data management systems.
• Develop robust data collection systems and sound strategies for getting quality data from different sources.
• Perform tasks including data cleansing, data transformation, data analysis and data visualisation using analytical tools.
• Perform coding, statistical analysis, logical data modelling and forecasting.
• Design and develop visualisation products and reports according to the AHO’s work plan
• Routinely validate the accuracy of analysis outputs and document underlying assumptions and methodologies to enable repeatable and transparent processes for data analysis.


Qualifications
Degree in statistics or data analytics or the study of statistics at degree-level is highly desirable or demonstrated equivalent experience. Subject matter experience in demography, the social sciences or econometrics is an advantage. Geo-spatial mapping, while not essential, is also an advantage.
Role specific capabilities
• Substantial experience and competence in quantitative data design and methods.
• Experience in analysing large and complex data.
• Demonstrated strength in the practice of statistics and conducting statistical tests.
• Knowledge of and experience in the use of EXCEL and SPSS statistical software.
• Ability to deal with users of analytical outputs to ensure that they understand the context, assumptions and caveats associated with the analysis
• Ability to work effectively in a flat organisation with diverse cultures.

Travel
The role may require occasional business travel including overnight stays.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

skills

Government Opportunity / Parramatta / Initial 6 Month Contract

qualification

Senior Data Analyst

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree