Come and join the team

Data and Information Officer

We are looking for an Information Officer to join our Systems and Data team within our
Social Care Directorate in Monmouthshire.
The team, work across Social Care to support performance management enabling the
directorate to strive for high standards of performance across its services and be as
efficient and effective as possible now and for the future.
Within Social Service we use data and analytics to provide our service, Welsh
Government and other stakeholders with up to date and accurate information to
improve service delivery, support evidence based decision-making and enable the
development of policies and solutions that will improve outcomes for people.
Within Social Services we have a responsibility for managing and responding to
information. We have access to a huge amount of data, these are strategic assets but
only if used constructively.
This new role is part of our investment in capacity and capability to help us unlock the
potential of our data. This involves making better use of existing software such as Excel
through more sophisticated tools such as Business Objects and Power BI to improve
analysis and visualisation of data and insight.
You will have access to on the job learning and more formal training to build on existing
qualifications and experience. You will begin to develop an understanding of data science
techniques such as predictive analytics and combining large datasets to identify patterns
and trends as well as automating certain data processes to improve efficiency. We will
invest in your development and we expect you to use your skills to make a significant
contribution to helping us achieve our purpose.
You will be part of a small team, exposed to a wide range of challenges working with
people across the organisation. If you want the next step in your career to work in an
organisation where you can make a real difference, this could be the opportunity you’re
looking for

Post ID: SRS314

Grade: BAND E SCP £25,409 - SCP £27,344

Hours: 37 Per Week

Location: County Hall, Usk or Agile Working

Closing Date: 31/03/2023 12:00 pm

Temporary: 2 year fixed term contract

DBS Check: No