About the job

Senior Data Analyst

£40,000 - £45,000 – depending on experience

Permanent Role

08:30 – 17:00 (40 hours per week)

Remote – must be able to commute to local office based in Huddersfield, Bolton, Aldershot or Hull

22 days holiday – increases to 25 with every year of service + Statutory

5% Pension contribution

Cycle to Work/Electric Car Scheme


Proman is currently working with a forward-thinking business who are at the forefront of making an impact; focusing on providing Clean Technology. Our Client is the UK’s largest Wholesale Distributor of Clean Technology and a group turnover in excess of £170m. Their Customer base consist of Commercial and Domestic installation companies.

This position will be responsible for supplying key data to various departments within the business from Mid to Senior level. Experience of working in a fast-paced environment is essential for this role.

This is a highly Analytical role requiring expert MS Excel and reporting tool skills and knowledge of SQL databases is also essential. You will be self-motivated with excellent communication and IT skills.

Senior Data Analyst

You will be responsible for:

  • Obtain and interpret data, analyse results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports and recommendations for future actions
  • Develop existing databases, data collection systems, data analytics and other strategies to optimise statistical efficiency and quality
  • Acquire data from primary or secondary data sources and maintain databases/data systems
  • Identify, analyse, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets and provide key recommendations
  • Filter and “clean” data by reviewing reports, performance indicators and erroneous data to locate and correct code problems
  • Work with management to prioritise business and information needs
  • Locate and define new data-related process improvement opportunities


The Person:

  • Strong knowledge of Excel including Pivot Tables, Power Query, Formulae
  • Experience with SQL (preferable MS SQL Server), and SharePoint / Microsoft stack
  • Strong problem-solving skills with the ability to troubleshoot existing documents and reports.
  • Solid experience with PowerBI including ETL with Power Query, data modelling, administration of dataflows and scheduling.
  • Analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyse, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy to identify trends and patterns
  • Adept at summarisation and presenting findings to senior management based on data interpretations but framed in business language and targeting business outcomes.
  • Knowledge of and experience of common IT data description languages (XML, JSON, etc)
  • Ideally you will have an academic background that includes analytics with an enthusiasm for on the job learning and development.
  • You will excel at analytical thinking and be comfortable dealing with different stakeholders within the business. You will be commercially minded with business acumen with an ability to connect business needs to data and provide actionable insight


Desirables include:

  • Knowledge of scripting in any of: R / Python / PowerShell
  • Experience with Excel macros / VB
  • Experience with Metabase software
  • Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analysing datasets
  • Working knowledge of utilising third-party and opensource datasets to supplement core business data
  • Technical expertise regarding data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques.

Senior Data Analyst

PROMAN acts as an employment agency for permanent staff and an employment business for temporary workers. We recruit for roles based in Engineering, Technical, Warehousing, Manufacturing, Office, Logistics and Industrial.

View our latest jobs today on our website http://www.proman-uk.com/ and follow us on LinkedIn.


The UK has now left the European Union. Any EU, EEA or Swiss citizens living in the UK that wish to remain in the UK post Brexit need to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme. Although the closing date for applications was 30th Jun 2021, if you have not yet applied but believe that you would qualify under the EU Settlement Scheme, the Home Office have confirmed that they will consider late applications. For further information please see https://www.gov.uk/browse/visas-immigration/eu-eea-swiss
Many Thanks

« Back