BI Analyst

Salary: £30,000 – £40,000 + bonus and benefits
Location: Garforth, Leeds
Posted: 19/01/2021

This job will primarily be based on site, we are key workers, providing hazardous and clinical waste solutions nationwide. An initial interview may be telephone based, but part of the process will be in person and if you’re successful, you’ll need to work form the office most of the time.

Introduction to WasteCare

Established in 1980, the WasteCare Group now employs over 500 people based at 9 regional service centres and 7 recycling facilities throughout the UK. We collect and recycle over 200,000 tonnes of hazardous and difficult waste, on behalf of over 20,000 organisations annually throughout the UK. We’ve been recently listed in the Sunday Times Fast Track 100 for companies with the fastest growing profit and we’re looking to set our sights even higher in 2021.

Our growth and success are due to our commitment to providing our clients with a first-class service combined with the highest environmental standards. As a private company, we are continually investing in innovative technology and sustainable growth. This has enabled us to combine a deep understanding of our clients’ requirements with a uniquely flexible service that can be readily tailored to any organisational requirement, within an evolving market and ever-changing regulation.

To drive our growth, we are always looking for the best talent to join our teams across all our divisions. We are currently looking for a business intelligence analyst to work from our office in Garforth, Leeds.

The role

We’re very complex, we have multiple business models from the refurbishment and sales of IT equipment through to high temperature incineration, from workplace decontamination through to industrial packaging production. This means that we develop most of our software in house and have full control over what data we capture. Primarily, you’ll be responsible for analysing our pricing processes and implementing commercial reporting making sure we are always charging our customers the right price. You’ll be delivering reports and analysis that allow our finance team to better use the commercial output of our ERP.

However, we are varied and we move very quickly, so you’ll enjoy being challenged with a wide variety of projects and work, you’ll need to work with people around the business to understand their processes and implement dashboards and devise KPIs – ensuring that we can easily understand what’s happening across the WasteCare Group.

You’ll be able to help shape our data warehousing and systems development, working closely with IT and development. You’ll ensure we’re generating the correct data and implementing process changes to make us more efficient. You’ll need to think critically and be inquisitive, spotting issues, trends and potential problems that won’t be immediately apparent, raising these in an actionable way or suggesting solutions.

Essential Requirements

  • Creative problem – solving skills and critical thinking
  • Database design and data architecture – specifically MS SQL Server
  • Strong understanding of SQL – you’ll be extracting data from MSSQL databases
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Possess strong analytical skills, ability to understand problems, ask questions, and present solutions support with data
  • Able to work independently and make decisions without much guidance
  • Be happy working in fast moving environment where priorities can change very quickly

Personality type

Passionate – We’re the best & most forward thinking waste management company because we care about our colleagues and our customers. You’ll be passionate about delivering an exceptional service.

Provocative & challenging – we’re always looking to improve and don’t always see the best way, if you think you know a better way, we want to know.

Determined – Things aren’t always easy and change is hard, but we need to keep evolving. You’ll want to see things through to completion, even when the going gets tough.

Grounded – We’re down to earth and straight talking, this isn’t a glamourous industry but it is fascinating and you’ll need to be comfortable dealing with a wide range of personalities.

Intelligent – Our business is complicated and you’ll need to be able to pick things up quickly, even when they’re new concepts.

We offer

  • A genuinely interesting, varied and fast-moving work environment
  • 30 days holiday a year, with 1 additional for each year with us (capped at 27)
  • 5 additional holidays in your 6th year with us
  • 10 additional holidays in your 11th year with us
  • Discounts on our recycled IT and domestic appliances
  • Death in service benefit
  • Contributory Pension scheme
  • Performance based bonus scheme

Job Type: Permanent, Full time

Contact Name: Loretta Burton
Telephone: 0113 3854314