Digital Business Analyst - GSG Experience

Job Title: Digital Business Analyst - GSG Experience
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Exeter, Devon
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH28969_1638961092
Contact Name: Taijaan deCordova
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 08, 2021 10:58

Job Description

  • Digital Business Analyst - GSG experience
  • Working on a goverment programme
  • Contract until 31st March 2022 with the likelihood of extension
  • Location: Remote this may change in March 2022 to hybrid (Exeter Office Base)
  • Rate: (£500 Inside IR35)
  • Occasional travel throughout the UK, as required by the job.
  • Occasional overnight stays throughout the UK, as required by the job.

Skills and Experience

  • Experience of identifying and managing areas where there are shared and conflicting agendas.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, with the ability to choose content and style to suit the audience, including large groups.
  • Able to work within a team under guidance from senior colleagues, able to work on own initiative as well as a member of a team, able to work across teams.
  • Able to communicate effectively with both external and internal customers and colleagues to understand the work required and present or explain work completed.
  • Able to manage a small team and prioritise own and staff's work in line with organisational priorities.
  • Experience of leading on a range of projects, including the allocation of work to other staff, to deliver quality outcomes to deadline and identifying risks.
  • Able to learn rapidly to use new statistical packages to a high standard
  • Able to influence the design of initiatives to ensure that robust data collection is facilitated.
  • Able to choose the appropriate analytical approaches for whole work streams.
  • Builds strong relationships with customers and develops own reputation, as well as that of the team or Department.
  • Builds the capability of others by sharing good practice with own business area and with other analytical colleagues.
  • Able to communicate complex and technical concepts and issues to non-technical colleagues, customers and stakeholders.
  • Experience of devising solutions to ensure internal specialist expertise adds demonstrable value to the wider system.


  • Experience with using record level data.
  • Design and commission new work, such as a new survey
  • Experience and aptitude in using a
  • Statistical package, e.g. SAS, SPSS or R


The post holder will have deep specialist knowledge or the ability to build deep specialist knowledge in at least one of the following areas:

  • Statistical modelling and techniques including coding on software packages
  • Business intelligence and visual analytics to develop and standardise sophisticated interactive presentations
  • Data science using cutting edge technologies combined with data expertise to solve real-world problems
  • Data linkage and analysis of new types of data including using analysis and subject matter knowledge to inform content requirements.


  • Experience of working in the public sector.
  • Able to exhibit knowledge of relevant legislation when working with public data.
  • Knowledge of the techniques used for planning and executing testing throughout the software lifecycle
  • Knowledge of using two or more of these statistical techniques: analysis of variance, multiple regression, other multivariate techniques, stochastic processes, time series analysis, generalised linear model, hypothesis testing or index numbers.