Senior Analyst

£450 - £495 per day
06-10-2020 02:33 PM


We require an experienced Senior Analyst with a strong statistical background and a track record of successful operational research, to build the evidence base on threat and vulnerability across UK and near border ports, primarily focussed on lorry freight traffic.

Key responsibilities

  • Engaging with stakeholders to gain buy-in and agree action plans to deliver risk testing in an operational environment.
  • Ensuring analysis meets required Analytical Quality Assurance standards.
  • Designing data collection methods that work in an operational environment.
  • Analysing data and drawing conclusions which provide insight into threat and vulnerability at the border.
  • Actively manage any risks which may jeopardise successful delivery.

Essential Experience/ Skills/ Qualifications

  • Be a competent analyst who has experience applying statistical methods, particularly relating to sampling methodologies.
  • Be experienced in designing data collection exercises, analysing data and drawing conclusions which provide insight and achieve impact.
  • Confident engaging with a wide range of stakeholders, including operational stakeholders, and be able to quickly build effective working relationships.
  • A degree in a quantitative subjective, or a subject with a significant quantitative subject, which can demonstrate understanding of statistical methods. Evidence of substantial applied experience would be required if no formal qualification is held.
  • SC clearance

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