DATA ANALYST

  • Gazprom

Job Description

We are looking for a proactive and keen problem solver, who has demonstrated root cause analysis and logical decision making in a similar role. Strong interpersonal skills are key, with the role providing support to teams across all areas of the business. Analytical ability to identify trends and interpret complex data streams are vital to the role, as well as the ability to form a clear picture of how data flows through the business. ABOUT US Gazprom Marketing & Trading (GM&T) is a subsidiary of the Gazprom group – the world’s largest gas producer and one of the world’s largest energy companies. Headquartered in London, GM&T operates to provide Gazprom group with a global marketing reach, round the clock operational coverage and excellent customer service. Established in 1999, GM&T has grown from a single office in London into a truly global organisation, with around 1000 employees worldwide. With offices in Europe, Asia and the USA, GM&T trades energy commodities including gas, power, oil, LPG, helium, emissions, LNG and FX and also operates a retail business, trading as Gazprom Energy. Our culture is defined by our people. Through living our values every day we continue to create a culture that enables us all to succeed. We work as one team with our customers, our parent company and each other in order to understand each other’s needs. With an unstoppable passion for excellence, growth and learning, we’re committed to creating an environment that fosters the development of knowledge, skills and experience, so that our people can thrive and prosper in their careers with us. We believe that we have the best team in the industry which makes us a trusted partner across international capital and energy markets. Our diverse employee base, with a wealth of expertise, knowledge and experience makes GM&T a truly exciting place to work. We encourage new ideas and initiatives as innovative thinking is central to how we do business. Most importantly, we are a growing and developing business where inspired individuals can make a difference and help shape our future. ROLE OBJECTIVES This role sits within Portfolio Planning & Governance, a key component of the Global IT and Delivery department at GM&T. Specifically, the Data Management Team is responsible for: Rationalisation and centralised master data management Ensure a design enabling uniformity, accuracy, stewardship, semantic consistency and accountability over the management and maintenance of master data Continue to address any weaknesses with systems, processes and governance related to the design, management and maintenance of the significant number of master data tables and validation rule sets We are looking for a proactive and keen problem solver, who has demonstrated root cause analysis and logical decision making in a similar role. Strong interpersonal skills are key, with the role providing support to teams across all areas of the business. Analytical ability to identify trends and interpret complex data streams are vital to the role, as well as the ability to form a clear picture of how data flows through the business. A pragmatic approach is essential working within this dynamic business. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Building positive working relationships across the business, in particular with data stewards and owners Ensure established data management processes and procedures are being followed accurately and efficiently Prepare data monitoring reports to identify data quality and completeness issues across the enterprise system landscape Take ownership of data quality exceptions and ensure that these are resolved in line with cross functional and entity data requirements Continuous improvement of processes and procedures, highlighting inefficiencies and recommending and implementing change Active involvement in key projects, ensuring that enterprise data requirements can be met and supported Continued implementation of a global Master Data Management (MDM) solution SKILLS & COMPETENCIES Competencies: A subject matter expert in data Proactive self-starter, able to work as part of a team as well as autonomously Skills: Strong attention to detail Proficiency in SQL essential Proficiency in Master Data Management tools and concepts Proficiency in SSIS Ability to understand the interrelationship of data across systems and ability to extract and analyse data Outstanding quantitative and analytical thinking capabilities (strong command of MS Excel and Visio) Strong communication skills are essential for interacting at all levels and across business disciplines Willingness to learn and take ownership of completing tasks Ability to solve problems and explain underlying issues to non-technical colleagues Ability to document processes Ability to create reports and model data EXPERIENCE A good understanding of operational process, tools and capabilities for supporting data Experience in a master data management Service delivery oriented Experience in data quality and process improvement Experience of extracting data from multiple databases and understanding inter-relationships and mapping criteria Experience of mapping complex data processes with accompanying documentation EDUCATION Degree (or equivalent experience) ideally in a numerate or analytical subject