Data Lead

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Data Analysis & Insights

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £55000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Mark Whales

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Vacancy: Data Lead

Skills: Data Modelling / Architecture

Location: Manchester (central)

Package: Salary up to £55,000 plus benefits (bonus, remote working, good annual leave)

The Role

Brand new role for a BI Developer for a well-known organisation in Liverpool.

In this role you will be responsible for further development of the companies SQL Server estate and improvement to their databases / data warehouses. They are using the latest versions of MS SQL Server and with a recent migration to the cloud there is also a great learning opportunity with this position you this role is a key piece of the growth of the organisations capability.

In this role you will have a wider team around you, this is team in responsible for all things data across the group including, governance, administration and analytics.


  • Oversee the full lifecycle for the data platform, from raw data collection to transformed business facing data
  • Development of the roadmap for the data platform and the data within it
  • Prioritisation for the many key projects
  • Act as a data evangelist within the organisation, by building relationships across the business with stakeholders demonstrating what data can do
  • Balance the strategy, governance and implementation of data-related initiatives
  • Set goals for the data platform which align with organisational vision
  • Translate the requirements of large data initiatives into smaller, actionable workstreams, allocating resources for each initiative
  • Act as a key curator of data within the business, responsible for the processes of collection, governance, storage, security and accessibility of all of our data, from raw data through to transformed business-facing data
  • Be responsible for facilitating prioritisation of initiatives, ensuring clear communication of priorities
  • Ensure that data is a primary consideration in all IT initiatives, representing data in the design and implementation of new projects

Role Requirements:

  • Understanding of wide ranging data principles and mechanics
  • Experience with Data Modelling and Associated Tools
  • Experience with Data Architecture
  • Cloud / Azure knowledge, that's a bonus. (Not required)

The Company

A highly recognisable retail organisation that is putting technology at heart of what it does.

Over the last couple of years, they have been undertaking a transformation journey to improve all aspects of their technology.

Apply now!

What's left to say? You know what to do. If you're the type of person that reaches for the stars and wants to work in a fun supportive environment and rapidly progress your career whilst working with the latest technologies in data and you've got the relevant technical experience hit that apply button to submit your application now.

Interviews for this position will be commencing immediately so be sure to not miss out! You will be contacted by a phone call or by email to book an appointment, please be patient.

Vacancy: Data Lead

Skills: Data Modelling / Architecture

Location: Manchester (central)

Package: Salary up to £55,000 plus benefits (bonus, remote working, good annual leave)

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