Job description

Who are we?

Thames Water is the UK’s largest water and wastewater company. We make a daily difference to our 15 million customers by supplying 2.6 billion litres of water through 32,000 km of pipes, keeping taps flowing and toilets flushing.

At Thames Water, every one of our actions, big and small, matters every day. Water is essential to life, so our business is always open.

What you’ll be doing:

You will support the delivery of management information (MI), insight and data analysis specifically supporting the Wastewater Network operation, but also working across the business. Your skills using SQL, Python, Power BI and other tools will help to drive process improvements and inform operational business decision making. Typical tasks in this role include building logic, development of reporting, automation of data processes or rebuilding them to be more efficient, regular and adhoc analysis and insight, and change management associated with data processes.

What you should bring to the role

  • Have specific technical capabilities – demonstrate competent working knowledge of using SQL to design and manipulate databases, using intermediate/advanced Excel and Power BI skills to handle large data sets. Good working knowledge of python is also preferred and experience using Salesforce would be advantageous. Basic understanding of Azure data factory and azure DevOps will be a benefit
  • Help drive enhanced business performance - to the benefit of our customers, through the use of brilliantly presented data with good attention to detail. We are looking for a self-motivated individual with a critical mindset and strong, proven analytical expertise
  • Have a degree or equivalent within an analytical field (e.g. Science, Maths, Geographical disciplines) and have experience with databases, data analysis and reporting. Postgraduate degrees are an advantage

What’s in it for you?

The successful candidate will help shape the future of our use of data in the business to the benefit of our customers. For the right person, this is a fantastic opportunity to progress your career by testing your skills, supporting colleagues and applying your knowledge of data to solve practical problems.

We’re proud of the positive ways of working we’ve adopted during the pandemic, creating a more flexible and dynamic environment so all our colleagues can thrive. For our office-based roles we’re moving to a hybrid approach with various options across working from home, office and our sites.

Our competitive salary package includes an excellent contributory pension, 26 days holiday per year increasing to 30 with length of service and a wider benefits scheme including our benefits hub, which is packed full of offers and information to save you money and support your wellbeing.

Thames Water is a dynamic, rewarding and diverse place to work, with opportunities around every corner. If you join our team, you’ll enjoy a fulfilling career, flexible working arrangements and really great benefits. We’re also proud to be an equal opportunity employer, Stonewall Diversity Champion and Disability Confident Leader employer.

Find out more about working at Thames Water

We deliver life's essential service so our customers, communities and the environment can thrive. This means, when a crisis happens, we all rally round to support our customers. As part of Team Thames, you’ll have the opportunity to sign up to support our customers on the frontline as an Ambassador. Full training will be given for what is undoubtedly an incredibly rewarding experience. It’s also a great opportunity to learn more about our business, meet colleagues and a earn bit of extra money along the way.

Disclaimer: due to the high volume of applications we receive, we may close a vacancy earlier than the advertised date. This is so we can manage all the applications properly and give candidates a positive experience. Once closed, we can’t consider any further applications, so please submit your application as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

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