Senior Digital Insights Analyst

Job reference: 144976BR Previous
Location: Nottingham Support Office
Function area: Insight and Analytics | IT
Shift pattern: Full-time
Contract type: Permanent
Hours per week: Over 35 hours per week
Senior Digital Insights Analyst

As someone driven by a sense of restless curiosity, who likes to get things done and loves influencing business decisions through insights, you will find this opportunity challenging and full of variety.

As a Digital Insights Analyst, you will be part of the Data Science and Engineering team, led by Simon Prinn (DataIQ Top 100), and work in close partnership with the Digital team. You will create business value through generating actionable insights that drive business growth.


WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING
With an expanding digital business and customer base, we need a Digital Insights Analyst to join our team to build an intelligence-led, data-informed approach throughout the business. You will play a crucial role in improving customer journeys, understanding user behaviour, and establishing how we measure success across our digital business. As a new team member you will be supported in developing an understanding of the business and data tools.

• Leverage different data sources and analytics tooling to deliver impactful insights
• As you grow into role you will identify opportunities for adding value through analysis and better exploiting available resources
• Identify and deliver clear recommendations around areas of value creation and communicate scale of opportunity to the business
• Maintain a regular drumbeat of digital performance into trading forums, using influence and insight to drive the narrative and discussion
• Keep current on industry insights and innovation
• Support the wider digital team with analytic needs, continually evolving the offering to meet their changing requirements

You will be a data evangelist, proactively encouraging data driven decision making, supported through developing dashboards that allow easy access to key data. You will also contribute to a single version of the truth and single customer view working with other analytics colleagues and data teams as required.


WHO YOU ARE
As you would expect, there are certain specific qualities you will need.

• You will hold a relevant degree, professional qualification and/or significant relevant experience
• Demonstratable experience working with digital data and analytics tooling to understand and interpret customer needs and business performance, translating this into impactful insights
• You will have experience with data manipulation on large data sets using SQL or similar
• You will be able to absorb complex concepts, and effectively communicate these to various stakeholders to drive action
• You will be able to plan, track and complete multiple projects simultaneously while meeting agreed deadlines

The below are nice to have however not essential:
• Experience with agile and working in a phased iterative way
• Exposure to data visualization tools Tableau or PowerBi
• Experience working in Azure
• Knowledge of working in GA360 or Google Tag Manager
• Retail experience

There are also some natural values and behaviours we like to see. You will be naturally inquisitive and love solving difficult problems. You will thrive in a fast paced, frequently changing environment. You will be keen to always do better for our customers, being open to challenges and continually improving on your knowledge and skills. You will question the status quo and get us thinking, helping evolve and change how we work both as a digital business and as an analytics team. You will also be a team player, capable of collaborating with both technical and non-technical colleagues effectively.

WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU

As a team, we work across all of Retail Pharmacy International – Boots UK, Boots Opticians, Pharmacy, No7 Beauty Company and our International locations and across multiple different functions including Trading, Marketing, Digital, Transformation, and Operations to name a few. We are a multi-disciplinary team with cognitive diversity being a key value. We encourage movement across the team so you will have a lot of opportunity to explore, grow and progress in your career within the team in ways that work best for you.

As we hire people with a passion to learn continually, everyone can dedicate 10% of their work time towards learning and development. We support this with an internal online learning portal, classroom training courses offered by Boots Academy and DataIQ as well as guilds for Data Science, Data Engineering and Data Consumption.

In addition, you will get:
• A competitive salary.
• 25 days annual leave, plus statutory bank holidays.
• Annual discretionary bonus plan.
• Generous staff discount scheme.
• Competitive company pension scheme.
• Flexible benefits scheme available ranging from private medical insurance, holiday buying, cycle to work scheme and many more.
• Onsite Staff Shop, Opticians, Gym, Costa, Canteen, Dry Cleaning and more.
• Boots Benevolent Fund - a registered charity that can offer support to eligible current and former colleagues in the UK, as well as their immediate relatives and dependents, at times of financial hardship.

Diversity and inclusion are at the centre of everything we do. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We offer several flexible working options to suit our colleagues’ needs including job share and part time working. Our website shows examples of colleagues enjoying different working patterns. If this interests you, please talk to us about it.


WHAT HAPPENS NEXT?
If you would like to become part of our story and make a difference – click apply and our recruitment partners will be in touch! If you have any questions or queries regarding this vacancy, please contact helen.doherty@boots.co.uk. We will aim to get back to you as soon as possible. If you meet the criteria, then we will invite you to an initial phone interview where we can get to know you a little better, explain the role in more detail and give you an opportunity to ask us questions. If that goes well, for both you and us, we will meet you for a Teams/face-to-face interview.

Please click the link below or copy and paste it into your browser for a peek into our fantastic Support Office: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=axCjyJN3KJs&feature=youtu.be