Data Analyst II

  • IHS Markit
  • St Albans, UK
  • 25/03/2019
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Data Management Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

To assist the company in achieving its business objectives and revenue targets through the provision of customised business solutions for IHS Markit's automotive clients, applying analytical tools and techniques to past, present and future markets.

Key Responsibilities

  • To produce existing reports using pre-defined queries and formats
  • To collect market data from internal and external sources as appropriate. Data is assembled using appropriate databases, spreadsheets or other data transformation and conformance packages and may include geographical validation of data
  • To design and create new reports utilising current technologies
  • To produce customer quality deliverables, in electronic or hardcopy format, as demanded by the project requirements
  • To investigate quality issues where necessary

Secondary Responsibilities

  • To perform other activities as requested by management


  • Liaising with individuals and managers within the business teams
  • Occasional client visits

Leadership/Supervisory Responsibilities

  • Expected to be able to work independently

Essential Requirements

  • A degree ideally in an IT, Science or mathematical discipline, or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 3 years minimum relevant experience
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written skills
  • The focus and drive to consistently deliver to a high standard of work and to be able to demonstrate an attention to detail
  • Has hands-on experience running of analysis with a strong track record in delivery of results
  • An ability to manage more than one project at a time as well as being able to react to changing priorities
  • Experience of handling large data sets
  • Ability to document processes and procedures
  • Advanced knowledge of Oracle SQL
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Excel
  • Intermediate knowledge of relational database design (Oracle, MS Access, SQL)
  • Intermediate knowledge of Tableau or other data visualisation tools
  • Experience of talking directly with clients

Desirable Experience

  • ​Knowledge or experience of Automotive Aftersales / Dealerships a bonus but not essential

It is the policy of IHS Markit to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, IHS Markit will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. We maintain a drug-free workplace. For candidates in the US, we are a participant in E-Verify (see link below).

Current Colleagues

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