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A new job opportunity with United Trust Bank.

Data Analyst | Operations (FTC or Contractor)

A new opportunity to work in our Operations team where you will support the business by translating business reporting needs into business requirements & outcomes that can be utilised by data engineers and vendors.

Job Reference: OP030-24
Department: Operations 
Reporting to: Head of Architecture and Data
Location: London 
Work pattern: Hybrid 

This is Fixed Term Contract or Contractor role – up to 6 months

Job description

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This is a hybrid role working 3 days in the office (City of London location) and 2 days working from home.

Fixed Term Contract (6 months) or Day Rate Contractor basis

Role Purpose: 

To support the business by translating business reporting needs into business requirements & outcomes that can be utilised by data engineers and vendors.


  • Undertake research and analysis to understand how a business area works and specify required changes to business processes, skills, data and technology
  • Apply analytical skills to drive data sources and transformations to answer key business questions
  • Map data flows and data reports back to source systems & platforms
  • Respond to ad-hoc requests to answer key business questions by analysing and interpreting data, and presenting results to a professional standard
  • Assess solutions designs for impacts, dependencies and compliance with the wider bank divisional requirements & strategies
  • Lead for the detailed specification, writing of user stories and modelling of data solutions using standards, methods and techniques as required
  • Proactively analyse and develop common and consistent processes which will benefit Group reporting and financial management
  • Use your skills to plan and facilitate meetings and workshops with stakeholders throughout the change lifecycle
  • Identify data quality risks and issues and escalate these as appropriate
  • Assist business stakeholders in defining acceptance tests for new business processes
  • Drive business value from the Bank’s data warehouse by improving data consistency, surfacing data from source systems, and resolving any defects in data or system logic

Skills and Experience sought: 

  • 4-5 years’ experience working as a Data Analyst or consultant with banking experience in data analysis and document requirements, following these through to solutions.
  • Extensive practical experience of working within agile methodologies, leading on requirements for agile delivery and developing high standard business analysis artefacts.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication with all levels including business process owners, suppliers, IT and stakeholders including senior executives
  • Excellent documentation skills – process and requirements documents, and summary presentations
  • Inquiring and logical thinker that can assimilate information, sift out key points, and question further.
  • Be recognised as the Banks expert in Business Analysis and user story development
  • A qualification in Business Analysis– e.g. BCS Qualification, Six Sigma Green Belt, ISEB Business Analyst
  • Experience in Change delivery tools such as MS Project, Visio, Devops and other Business Analysis tools
  • Interest and awareness of technological developments

About UTB

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UTB is a dynamic and expanding specialist bank that provides solutions to our customers and brokers, which help them achieve their ambitions. Recognised as being one of the most dependable and well-respected Specialist Banks in the UK, we were delighted to see our balance sheet exceed the £2bn mark in 2022.

Exceptional customer service and the ability to provide rewarding deposits accounts and flexible lending solutions have helped us to develop productive and enduring relationships with our customers. We understand that their success is our success and that the quality of our people and teams, is key to delivering special outcomes for them.

We also understand that the performance of our people is directly linked to the culture in which they work. There is a strong sense of community at UTB and as well as promoting a clear set of internal values, and providing a wealth of facilities for training, personal development, and team building, we run a busy and varied calendar of engagement and social activity. Typical recent examples include: Pizza Lunch Days and Coffee Catch-ups; London Marathon and Sahara Challenge Sponsorships; Success Sharing and Value Awards; and Awesome Autumn social events ranging from Theatre Trips, Cocktail Mixology, and Cookery Classes, to Go-karting, Mini Golf and Clay pigeon shooting.

Employee benefits

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  • Competitive Salary and Bonus package
  • 26 Days Holiday
  • 2 Wellbeing Days
  • Contributory Pension
  • Life Insurance / Income Protection / Critical Illness cover
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Season Ticket Loans
  • Excellent career development opportunities and where appropriate sponsorship of a relevant qualification

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