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Data Analyst

Ref: 80194

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  • 16 Nov 2023
  • Dublin (Central)
  • Temporary

Data Analyst

18 Month Contract

About the Company

Our client is a leading Irish organisation based in the city centre.

About the Position

This is a hybrid role with three office days per week in the office.

Key Responsibilities

  • Development and maintenance of a range of analytical models

  • Develop analytical input and analysis for relevant departments

  • Build and maintain strong working relationships with external stakeholders

  • Contribute to the generation of clear and concise reports

  • Ensure thorough use of systems to monitor, manage and assure the highest level of quality service delivery.

  • Identify current and future data gaps, programme impact assessments and latest research to continuously develop model methodology, functionality, and other analytical tools.

  • A Degree and/or equivalent professional qualification in computer science, information technology, statistics, engineering, economics, or science.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience of working in these areas, or similar.
  • Excellent computer skills including a proficient use of Microsoft Excel, including spreadsheet construction and use
  • Some experience using Python, or similar programming language.
  • Successful track record of analysing substantial and multi-faceted data and creating clear and concise reports applicable to a wide range of stakeholders.
  • Knowledge of advanced data analysis and modelling
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills, including ability to communicate technical information to non-technical audiences.

The ideal candidate will have: 
  • Well-developed IT skills including familiarity with databases, Excel, PowerPoint, visualisation tools etc.

  • Experience with a programming language such as Python or similar

  • Experience in developing and testing statistical models for accuracy and robustness.

  • A proactive approach in objective setting, project tracking and driving for timeliness, quality and clarity of results and to operate with little guidance on project deliverables.

  • An ability to build and maintain positive relationships with stakeholders and to ensure good co-operation with data suppliers.

  • Good understanding of statistical methods and best practice in data gathering, processing, analysis and presentation

  • Ability to identify changes required to improve functionality and increase efficiencies in data management or modelling.

  • Excellent technical ability in information management and report writing skills, coupled with an understanding of the need for accuracy and rigour in data collection and management.

  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and presentation skills

  • Ability to work effectively and flexibly within a small team, responding to needs as they arise

Technical skills:

  • Extensive practical experience with Python applied to energy statistics or modelling.

  • Extensive experience working with databases, including design, setup and extraction.

  • Experience with version control tools, especially Git

  • Experience with cloud services for data processing in Azure or similar

  • Successful track record in building and maintaining good relationships with external clients.

  • A strong understanding of public sector and industry environment and context

  • Experience working in the energy sector and awareness of latest research in sustainable energy transition.

Remuneration Package

Salary offered is approx. €48000.


Please contact Derek Smyth on 01 5927861 or email or simply click the apply button.

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