Analyst (Test & Trace)
6 days left
The Insight team's role is to question, influence and provide understanding to make life better in Coventry.
The Insight Team collects, analyses, interprets, and publishes a wide range of insights about the city, and engages with residents, communities, and partners to champion a culture of evidence-based decision-making across Coventry.Our Values
It’s great to know that you are interested in working with us at Coventry City Council. As a prospective employee, it is important that everyone who works for us is committed to our One Coventry values and shares our commitment to becoming a more diverse and inclusive organisation.
Our Values are:
What is the job role?
The Insight team is critical to the city and region’s recovery to COVID-19, and we are seeking two Analysts to provide increased capacity and resources to strengthen our response to COVID-19.
As an Analyst, your role will be to collect, analyse, interpret, and present research and analyses to provide insights to support our COVID-19 response activity, from test and trace to vaccinations, and improve outcomes for Coventry residents, communities, and places.Who are we looking for?
Our work involves extensive use of Microsoft Power BI, Microsoft Dynamics, Microsoft SharePoint Lists; as well as Microsoft Office – so you will need excellent ICT and data skills, and numeracy and literacy.
Immediate start available subject to relevant suitability and pre employment checks.
Both roles are temporary until September 2022.
When applying for this role you will be asked to write a personal statement, please include the following information in your statement. Applications will be shortlisted against these points:
An example of how you have used your knowledge and understanding of qualitative and quantitative research methods, data analysis and modelling to make a difference.
An example of how you have communicated complex data to an audience.
An example of how you managed your time and worked under pressure.
Please note, this job may close early once sufficient application forms have been received.
For full details on the application process please read the attached document on our jobs page labelled 'Coventry City Council Application Process'
Interview date(s): 15th November 2021Introduction to Coventry City Council
Coventry is a lively, multicultural city, which embraces old and new. Around the modern city centre there are traces of history everywhere – in the old city walls, the timber-framed buildings and the reconstructed medieval Spon Street. But Coventry has always had an eye on the future, and is now firmly focused on regenerating and re-inventing itself to meet the challenges of the 21st Century. With major developments and new projects taking place right across the city, Coventry City Council is the place to be!
There's a huge buzz about the city – Coventry ranks as the 8th best city to live, work and do business in the UK, and is the UK City of Culture 2021 ! We believe this will help put Coventry on the map for all the right reasons. You can feel the sense of local pride throughout the city as we build towards this momentous year. It also offers a unique, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to those joining us to play their part in it.
We genuinely believe that Coventry City Council is a special place. You will be joining Coventry City Council during an exciting time to become part of a team that contribute to achieving our visions for the city. We have made our council a place where we look after our people, making sure you're happy in your work and given everything you need to succeed. We've created friendly, welcoming workplaces where everyone is working towards the same cause, providing the best possible services for the city of Coventry.
As a council with improvement at its heart, we’re committed to making life better for the people who live and work in Coventry. We’re equally concerned with the quality of life enjoyed by our people, so by joining us, you won’t just be helping the community, you’ll be helping yourself too.
Not only do you get to work alongside great people that are helping to improve services for our community we offer great benefits too! For your valued contribution we will provide a fantastic benefits package including;
- Flexible working arrangements
- Generous annual leave allowance starting at 27 days and rising to 32 days
- Pay progression through multiple increments
- Outstanding local government pension scheme
- Learning & Development with access to certified courses.
- Access to an award winning Occupational Health Team
- Vibrant employee networks
For full details on the application process please read the attached document labelled Coventry CC Application process.