Data Analyst


Data Analyst

British Council in China
  • China


The British Council builds connections, understanding and trust between people in the UK and other countries through arts and culture, education and the English language. We work in two ways – directly with individuals to transform their lives, and with governments and partners to make a bigger difference for the longer term, creating benefit for millions of people all over the world. We help young people to gain the skills, confidence and connections they are looking for to realise their potential and to participate in strong and inclusive communities. We support them to learn English, to get a high-quality education and to gain internationally recognised qualifications. Our work in arts and culture stimulates creative expression and exchange and nurtures creative enterprise. We connect the best of the UK with the world and the best of the world with the UK. These connections lead to an understanding of each other’s strengths and of the challenges and values that we share. This builds trust between people in the UK and other nations which endures even when official relations may be strained. We work on the ground in more than 100 countries. In 2019-20 we connected with 80 million people directly and with 791 million overall, including online and through our broadcasts and publications.

Role Purpose:
The Data Analyst will work with data insight manager to support data warehouse and Power BI based data analysis platform. The post holder will make sure the business insight is accurately and timely presented to business management team.

Main accountabilities but not limited to the following:
• Understand business working procedure and design data product.
• Support business users as a technique expert from data perspective.
• Design data processing platform. Integrate, clean and transform data from different data source and format to the central data warehouse.
• Develop and test reports/dashboards based on Power BI platform.
• Innovate new data product.

Role specific knowledge and experience:
• Working and project experience of business intelligence development.
• Expert in database design and development, SQL language
• Expert in data warehouse design and implementation and ETL process. Familiar with mainstream ETL tool like SSIS and Kettle.
• Mainstream visualization tool like Power BI

Role specific skills:
• Good sense of business and operation logic, good communication skill and teamwork spirit.
• Ability to drive issues to a robust closure in a timely manner.

Further Information:
Pay Band: 6 (from CNY 12,000 per month)
Contract Type: Fixed term contract (2 years)
Location: Beijing, China
• Bachelor’s Degree in computer science, Software Engineering, information management or statistics OR relevant experience.
• The British Council systems and global processes operate in English. Written and verbal proficiency in English is required.
• Condition of Employment:
Local Direct Hire
Applications are welcomed from candidates currently in this location with a natural right to work.
Applications are also welcomed from candidates currently based in other British Council country offices. However, please note candidates must have a natural right to work in the country, on a permanent basis, as immigration clearance and/or on-going visa support is not provided by the British Council for this role. Relocation support is also not provided.
Closing Date: Wednesday, 01 March 2023- 23:59 Singapore Time (GMT +8)

A connected and trusted UK in a more connected and trusted world.

Equality , Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) Statement

The British Council is committed to policies and practices of equality, diversity and inclusion across everything we do. We support all staff to make sure their behaviour is consistent with this commitment. We want to address under representation and encourage applicants from under-represented groups, in particular, but not exclusively, on grounds of ethnicity and disability. All disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria are guaranteed an interview and we have Disability Confident Employer Status. We welcome discussions about specific requirements or adjustments to enable participation and engagement in our work and activities.

The British Council is committed to safeguarding children, young people and adults who we work with.

We believe that all children and adults everywhere in the world deserve to live in safe environments and have the right to be protected from all forms of abuse, maltreatment and exploitation as set out in article 19, UNCRC (United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child) 1989.

Appointment to positions where there is direct involvement with vulnerable groups will be dependent on thorough checks being completed; these will include qualification checks, reference checks, identity & criminal record checks in line with legal requirements and with the British Council’s Safeguarding policies for Adults and Children.

If you have any problems with your application please email [email protected]

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Category : Data Analyst
Posted : January 31, 2023
Salary : N/A

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