Triumph Consultants Ltd

Principal HR Data Analyst – Human Resources

Job description

What's Involved With This Role

Full Job Title: Interim Principal HR Data Analyst – Human Resources

Job Reference: Greenwich RQ736075

Pay Rate: £22.79 per hour PAYE

The HR Quality and Service Assurance Team uses data collection and analysis to gain insight in to the effectiveness of the HR service and priorities of the wider organisation. This currently includes a number of high-profile priority workstreams for the Council, including the Future of Work, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion and the Race Equality Action Group.

This role will be responsible to the HR Quality and Service Assurance Manager.

Key Duties

Manage the production of HR management information, to aid in the management of people and services within Greenwich, including the development of HR Dashboards.

Line manage the Apprentice HR Data Analyst.

Manage requests for information and questionnaires and provide statistical and information reports on Human Resources policies and practice.

Coordinate Freedom of Information requests on behalf of HR and prepare responses for approval.

Provide advice and support on data analysis to other HR teams, including Recruitment and Workforce Development.

Acquire data from primary or secondary data sources and maintain databases/data analysis systems.

Respond to queries relating to the functions of the team and wider HR service in a timely manner, including from senior management.

As appropriate, work with HR managers to undertake audits of HR work, ensuring performance standards are met.


“Specific Role Requirements” – to give yourself the maximum chance of success please try and ensure your CV addresses the following essential criteria

Qualified to degree level in a data field (e.g. Mathematics, Economics or Computer Science) or equivalent experience - desirable

Significant experience of working in an information or data management role

Experience of conducting research and benchmarking activities - desirable

Up-to-date knowledge of employment legislation, its legal implications and HR best practice - desirable

Specific Skills Required For This Role

Excellent analytical skills (including statistical/data interpretation) and ability to analyse, interpret and present trends or patterns in complex data sets

Ability to interrogate HR systems and reporting packages (e.g. Business Objects) to produce management reports and inform decision making

Excellent attention to detail, organisational skills, ability to prioritise

Excellent written and oral communication skills, enabling presentation to HR and senior managers

ICT Skills

Strong IT skills including Microsoft packages

Advanced Excel skills (e.g. pivot tables, vlookup, formatting, charts)

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If you are successful in securing this role, please note that for the entire duration of this contract, regardless of extension you will be working this role at the PAYE rate that has been advertised. For absolute clarity, we only work on a PAYE basis, rather than entertaining umbrella pay terms, we do not offer Ltd/umbrella or outside IR35 rates. If you wish to understand PAYE vs Umbrella more, please let us know and we can send you some additional information for clarity.

Please quote the Job Title & Vacancy Reference No. in your application, or we will be unable to match your CV to the role being applied for.

“Other Essential Requirements” – Please check to ensure that your CV addresses the following items:

Our clients are generally seeking applicants who are reasonably local, so on that basis we would ideally like you to supply us with your address (or at least your post code) and a telephone number so that we can reach you during working hours.

Your recent UK working experience going back at least 5 years, or full employment history if you have been working for fewer years than this.

Your availability to work either immediately, or at short notice.

Please refer to the Role Requirements section above – your CV must address the requirements listed

Other preferable/desirable details to include on your CV, if applicable:

Any local authority/public sector experience

Any Relevant Qualifications Held Or Being Studied For



Job Ref: Greenwich RQ736075

Anticipated Length of Assignment: Unless otherwise stated (we do carry the occasional permanent vacancy) all of our roles are technically temporary, though opening assignments can be and often are, extended by clients on a longer term basis and can sometimes become permanent.

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