Data Analyst

Our mission and vision

Thomsons Online Benefits is Changing Benefits. For Good. Our unique and innovative SaaS platform takes employee engagement to a whole new level. We are fast paced, ambitious, people focused and on a journey to dominate the global benefits market.

We are in the midst of one of the most exciting times in the company’s history and while we are already recognised as the global leader in our industry, we will not become complacent. We continue to work to revolutionise the market and our PINK people are what makes this possible. We are passionately committed to going the extra mile for our clients, partners and people. Our values to ‘be brilliant together’, ‘maximise potential’ and to ‘challenge everything, deliver excellence’ are part of our unique culture. This is the PINK glue that binds us.

It is time for Thomsons Online Benefits to continue its success. We truly believe that using our platform and products can impact and improve people’s lives. In fact, nearly 2 million people are already using our platform (Darwin). That’s a lot of people enjoying their flexible benefits!

About the team:

The Data & Analytics team are key to driving forward our analytics proposition to clients and the use of analytics internally within Thomsons Online Benefits. Operating as experts within the business in order to help the organisation provide competitive advantage through analytics.

This is an excellent opportunity for you to have a direct impact on company growth and adding to the establishment of the Data and Analytics function.

 

The role and your mission:

Reporting to our recently joined SVP of Data & Analytics your role with be to increase the usage and availability of data and self-serve analytics, through:

  • Understanding clients requirements and delivering operationalised analytics
  • Working with internal teams to define analytical solutions
  • Proactively recommending analytical solutions based on knowledge and experience
  • Working with internal and external business stakeholders, including senior leaders
  • Working with internal technical teams to deliver solutions
  • Building and delivering regular reports
  • Analysing data sets to identify trends
  • Providing analytics dashboards with associated user experience

What skills & values you will bring:

  • Proven ability to define and deliver analytics that have a business impact
  • Experience of dealing with stakeholders, possibly to a senior level
  • Experience of analysing data sets that result in a business outcome
  • SQL and Excel expertise
  • Experience of Birst and/or other BI tools
  • Understanding and experience of relational databases
  • Experience of MongoDB (or similar) beneficial
  • Ability to turn requirements into valuable and usable deliverables
  • Ability to suggest analytical solutions that will move the needle in terms of what the team can provide
  • Any knowledge of UI design for dashboarding beneficial
  • Commercial awareness in terms of the value and impact analytics can provide within a business
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience of B2B businesses beneficial
  • Ability to learn new skills
  • Relevant degree and/or experience

 

Our “PINK” benefits & culture:

  • An opportunity to work in a fast growing, innovative company with lots of room for progression
  • A fail-friendly environment that encourages learning and initiative
  • Flexible working options (when applicable)
  • Day off on your birthday month
  • Weekly health and fitness classes
  • Matching charity contributions, charity days off and Pay it Forward charity challenge
  • A flexible reimbursement account for you to spend on the things that matter to you
  • Pension, Life and Medical Insurance

So if you like the look of what you see, and think you could be the perfect fit for us, then take the leap and apply today! Go on, what are you waiting for?