Job offer in Ireland Information Analyst at Queen’s University Belfast

Queen’s University Belfast is one of the leading universities in the UK and Ireland and is a member of the Russell Group of UK research-intensive universities. Queen’s combines excellence in research and education with a student centred ethos. We have over 24,000 students, 4,200 staff and an annual turnover of some £300m. We offer generous terms and conditions of employment underpinned by excellent benefits including attractive well-being, family friendly and other lifestyle benefits.

We are recruiting for a Data Analyst who will be located in Development and Alumni Relations Office and will require strong analytical skills with the ability to extract, transform, analyse, and load large data sets exceeding 200,000 records with attention to detail and accuracy. The successful candidate will play a key role in the maintenance and delivery of management information, reporting and systems support within the Directorate of Development and Alumni Relations. Using a variety of reporting tools, the post-holder will enable the Directorate to meet its objectives and understand progress against these objectives and will be the first point of contact on all technical issues.

You will be customer focused, with the ability to communicate effectively with non-technical end users. The role requires the ability to collaborate with Faculties within Queen’s and work well with software suppliers; providing support to colleagues and helping to implement good data practices, along with developing clear documentation and guidelines to ensure reporting requirements are successfully met.

Our five core values (Integrity, Connected, Ambition, Respect, Excellence) have been developed by staff and students. They express our shared understanding of what we believe, how we aim to behave and what we aspire to be as an international organisation.

The successful candidate must have:

  • A degree with a significant computing element.
  • Proven experience in designing, building and maintaining applications with particular reference to multi-user databases.
  • Experience of creating and developing web pages using HTML, ASP linked to backend databases.
  • Experience of working in a customer support role.
  • Experience of porting data from external systems.
  • Advanced Microsoft Access skill to work with multiple datasets and write complex queries.

Further information about the Directorate can be found at –

Informal enquiries may be directed to Jacqui McCormick via email to

Salary scale: £27,831 to £32,236 per annum

Closing date: Monday 12 August 2019

Anticipated interview date: Tuesday 27 August 2019

For full job details and essential/desirable criteria please refer to the candidate information link on our website by clicking apply. You must clearly demonstrate how you meet the criteria when you submit your application. For further information or assistance contact Resourcing Team, Queen’s University Belfast, BT7 1NN. Telephone (028) 9097 3044 or email on

The University is committed to equality of opportunity and to selection on merit. It therefore welcomes applications from all sections of society and particularly welcomes applications from people with a disability


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