Severn Trent

Senior Data Analyst - Capital Design

Job description

What do you get if you cross an award winning, innovative, water company and over 300 dedicated team members? Our Capital Design team of course!

Our ambitious and innovative projects (all 5000+ of them) help to combat the challenges of waste and water infrastructure, flooding and water quality. Be a part of something bringing benefits to our communities, health outcomes and environment.

It could be the biggest challenge of your career. If you want to do more because you care, we’d love to talk to you.

We are recruiting for a Senior Data Analyst to partner our various Capital Delivery & Design teams to develop clear, data driven reporting to ensure the success of Severn Trent’s Capital Programme.

This role can be based in either our Finham, Coventry or Raynesway, Derby offices.


You will develop strong working relationships with stakeholders at all levels, aiding with providing deeper analysis across al available capital reporting. You will liaise with performance analysts and data scientists to review and develop clear, data driven reporting, and liaise with peers to investigate and provide recommendations on best practise solutions that will support to Capital Programme. You will investigate large databases, supporting with data quality issues and provide relevant insights around improvement. You will work closely with business stakeholders to ensure reporting drives process and performance improvement.


Ideally holding a relevant qualification, you will have experience working in a data driven and analytical environment, with high levels of analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to identify rood causes and analyse drivers of performance. You will have experience in database interrogation and analysis tools such as SQL AND Power BI and have knowledge of Microsoft standard applications, with advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills. You will have experience of data analysis and report building, working with large volumes of data, GDPR and data protection. You will have strong experience utilising visual capabilities to build confidence in the data we report on, with a strong ability to build relationships with stakeholders at all levels.

The right skills and experience are important. But if you have the right character, positivity and a caring attitude we want to talk to you, too.

We welcome people from all walks of life and celebrate individuality as we know diverse minds, experiences and backgrounds help us to learn and better serve our communities. We want people who show up and get involve. Those who are ready to be part of something bigger and who want to make a difference because they care. Is that you?

We do more, because we care.


It’s not just a job you’ll get here, you’ll get a career too. We have a range of benefits that reward and recognise great work and award-winning training to ensure you reach your potential. And we’ll also help you play your part in looking after the environment and the community in which we live. Here’s some of our favourites:

  • 28 days holiday + bank holidays (and the ability to buy / sell up to 5 additional days per year)
  • Annual bonus scheme (of up to £2,250 depending on company performance)
  • Leading pension scheme – we will double your contribution (up to 15% when you contribute 7.5%)
  • Sharesave – the chance to buy Severn Trent Plc shares at a discounted rate
  • Electric vehicle scheme and retail offers
  • Family friendly policies
  • Two volunteering days per year


We can’t wait to hear from you.

Before you apply, you’ll need an updated copy of your CV and about five minutes to spare. If you’re not too sure about what you need to do, or have a question about the role before applying, please do reach out to our amazing team of recruiters at

And if your curiosity has peaked and you're wanting to find out even more, search #LifeAtSevernTrent on social media.

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