Data Analyst

  • Full time
  • Circa £33,000
  • Head Office, Edinburgh
  • Closing 23rd March 2023

  • Advertised from 3rd March 2023
  • Salary under review and depending on experience. Permanent. 34.5 hours per week
  • Plus benefits


Reporting directly to the Director of Business Support or Head of Finance. The successful candidate will be providing deep analysis of data and ensuring that the senior leadership as well as to our Board, within Viewpoint Housing Association (VHA) and external stakeholders where appropriate, understands and maximises all opportunities available. This will contribute to the review of current services and input to the change of service delivery across the sector.

The post holder requires experience of analysing both qualitative and quantitative data. We expect you to be data curious with the aim of ensuring quality assurance, process documentation and validation of the reporting against the key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) of the business. Another important duty will be to assess and determine the success of specific initiatives.

You should have:

  • Ideally have a degree in business analytics, statistics, economics, social sciences or related fields.
  • A minimum of 3 years proven working experience in data analytics.
  • Technical experience regarding data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques.
  • Outstanding analytical skills.
  • Proven problem solving and planning capability, with creative skills and the ability to meet deadlines.
  • Knowledge of GDPR and data protection legislation and guidelines is desirable and training will be provided.

In return you will receive:

  • 7 weeks holidays including public holidays
  • Generous training opportunities
  • Attractive pension scheme
  • Refer a Friend Scheme
  • Blue Light Card Discount Access
  • Free Parking

About us

Viewpoint Housing Association is a registered non-profit making organisation providing a range of general needs housing, supported housing and care services for older people in Edinburgh, the Lothians and Fife.

The successful applicants will be required to complete a PVG check and Viewpoint will cover the PVG fee.

Application notes

Closing Date: 23rd March 2023

Interview Date: Week commencing 27 March 2023

To find out more about the role and to apply, please visit our website.