Data Analyst Lead Insights

Data Analyst required for a Leads Insights Analyst role for a large NSW Government Agency

  • Leads Insights Data Analyst
  • Daily Rate $950 - 1000 plus super
  • Contract Role until 30th June 2021 potential extension
  • WFH & Parramatta
  • ASAP Start Date

The Role:

The Lead Insights Analyst provides hands-on analysis of attendance and suspension data to find insights that will assist in making improvements to the organizations' system.  The Lead Insights Analyst will work with business stakeholders, SMEs and the Analytics technical teams to ensure consistent use of the data outside of the team and will provide the Director of the unit with input to policies that align with the Department's data quality and collection expectations.


  • Provide coaching to Data Consumers on processes, systems and reporting solutions to build awareness and confidence in the department’s data
  • Lead the requirements facilitation for the Directorate with a diverse range of teams across the department
  • Undertake data analysis to advise the Directorate on the feasibility of meeting data requirements, including making recommendations to collection and policy to enhance future capability
  • Develop high quality and timely documentation and data dictionaries for various audiences, including governance groups
  • Work closely with other teams to ensure that BI deliverables continuously align with their requirements
  • Provide responsive, effective, accurate and timely advice to senior managers and report regularly on progress and achievements

Essential Criteria:

  • Relevant tertiary qualifications or demonstrated equivalent professional experience
  • Demonstrated expertise in business intelligence and big data, with strong data analytical and advanced technical skills (including Power BI modelling, report builder, power query M, DAX, performance tuning, SQL query writing)
  • Strong stakeholder engagement and business analysis skills, including interpreting requirements into data modelling and analysis
  • Knowledge of and commitment to the department's Aboriginal education policies
  • Willing to undergo a Working with Children Check

If you meet the essential criteria please apply today via the link with your updated resume to Claire Sheerin at The Recruitment Company

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