Senior Data Analyst at HM Land Registry, England, 6 Months, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • England, UK
  • Jul 10, 2024
6 Months or more

Contract Description



Data Analyst Senior (Inside IR35)

Contract Term: 6 Months

Contracting Authority: HM Land Registry

Location: Birkenhead, Coventry, Croydon, Durham, Preston, Gloucester, Hull, Leicester, Plymouth, Swansea, Telford, Weymouth

Working as a contractor for HM Land Registry

Our ambition is to become the world’s leading land registry for speed, simplicity, and an open approach to data. Our award-winning digital team is the in-house directorate at the heart of our transformation into a digital, data driven organisation. We are playing a pivotal role in ensuring that we are able to respond swiftly to our current challenges. We are providing a robust and resilient technical infrastructure to support our workforce. We are enabling our customers to interact with us in increasingly digital and automated ways and delivering our transformation portfolio which will revolutionise the way that we operate and provide services.

Our Digital teams are at the core of our plans for digital transformation for the future. At HM Land Registry we have a vision of a fully connected, digital system for buying and selling property that enables a more secure and more efficient land registration process. By joining us in a digital role, you can be at the cutting edge of our work to revolutionise the way property and land is transacted in the UK, supporting our vision of a world-leading property market as part of a thriving economy and a sustainable future.

At HM Land Registry, we’re passionate about developing and attracting the best talent. People are at the heart of our plans for the future, so we have established a ’community of practice’ for every profession within our directorate. We now have 15 communities in total, including software development, data science, and product management. These communities are groups of talented people who perform similar roles and, through regular meetups and online forums, both within HM Land Registry and across wider Government, share best practice, discuss challenges, and support each other - which means happier, more motivated people! 

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As a Data Analyst Senior your main responsibilities will be: 

  • Work with the G7 Team Lead and sub-team leads to build on existing work in the analytical space, and specifically to deliver projects such as
  • Dynamics CRM Quality – Power BI dashboard to show quality of enquiry and contact records created on Dynamics.
  • Referrals – Power BI dashboard to show volume and type of internal casework referrals made and responded to.
  • Re-engineering and bringing up-to-date existing Power BI dashboards that have, in some instances, existed for several years; adopting more robust business rules and better data management practices.
  • Help to develop a highly skilled sub-team, in particular:
  • Providing expert advice on data design to inform decision making, approaches and/or to resolve difficulties.
  • Collaborating effectively with colleagues including those in the wider group, contributing to meetings and sharing workloads as appropriate.
  • Sharing knowledge and expertise to build capability across the wider team.
  • Developing self by identifying gaps in knowledge and proactively seeking opportunities to address them, and then upskilling the team in turn. 

You’ll have relevant experience in:

  • Experience of developing (often innovative) complex performance MI and analytical/ modelling insight in support of operational decision-making, having managed at least one high profile analytical project.
  • Strong understanding and experience of using Power BI, especially DAX and M.
  • Experience of creating complex queries to Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) data using SQL.
  • Understanding of different data models/structures.
  • Strong experience of engaging various stakeholder groups to identify requirements, secure buy-in and manage expectations.
  • Good experience of analytical quality assurance, documentation and version control under time and resource pressure.
  • Good team working ethos and strong communication skills particularly in the presentation of analysis with impact.
  • Experience of advising on innovative solutions to technical problems and building capability within a team to implement them.
  • The ability to manage and prioritise workloads.
  • The ability to train and develop others, and to transfer key skills and knowledge to them.