Information Analyst

Job reference: 008485

Location: Various

Job closing date: 11/11/2019

Job posted date: 29/10/2019

Salary: Band 5 (£24,670 - £30,742)

Employment type: Permanent

Job Type: Administrative Services

Hours of work: 37.5

Department: National Intelligence & Info (Sub-Dept)

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS National Services Scotland

In a data driven world, nothing is more critical than finding out exactly what is going on around you. Help us tell that story through the power of data.

Job Description
We have an amazing opportunity for you to join our growing team. As one of our Information Analysts you will:
    Analyse and interpret complex data
    Use a wide range of data sources and powerful analytics tools to provide insight that supports better
    decision making
    Present complex data effectively through data visualisation techniques
    Communicate insights in a customer focussed environment
    Help core customers access and analyse our many data sets
    Support academia to deliver state of the art research projects
    Compile and present important statistics to a wide audience, including NHS Scotland, NHS Boards,Scottish Government, other         partner organisations, and the general public

Job Location: Various locations throughout Scotland
Contract Type: Full time and part time positions

Any candidate who has lived/worked overseas for more than 12 months in the preceding 5 years will also be required to provide a criminal record check from the appropriate overseas agency.

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits.

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Closing date for completed applications is Monday 11th November 2019

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies

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