Quality Data Analyst

Job Type Risk and Compliance
Location Bracknell Campus
Partnership Level 7
Closing Date 23/01/2022
Vacancy Type Permanent
Salary £34,400.00 - £47,500.00
Salary Frequency Annual
Hours of Work 35


What’s the role about?

To ensure the Quality Assurance team and our stakeholder Partners & suppliers have user-friendly access to data and insight, enabling data-driven, strategic and day to day decisions that helps to set Waitrose & Partners apart from our competitors with world class quality products which delight our customers.

Deliver analytical thinking (both strategic & tactical) and reporting to shape our interactions within the Partnership and our supply base linked to the Partnership Plan.

What you’ll be doing as a Quality Data Analyst:

You will be using data to provide user-friendly views of quality performance at all levels over time and provide strategic or tactical insight / recommendations for proactive next steps by category teams.

You will be providing a quality lever for Commercial business processes to drive appropriate quality standards within Category Proposition Groups and for customers. Business reporting of product quality performance from line level through trading directorate to supplier level. 

You will be working with key stakeholders to create, review & refine KPI metrics and reporting system / capabilities.

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What you’ll have

  • Excellent data analysis skills, capable of analysing commercial metrics & insight data from multiple sources to provide recommendations

  • Strong capability in statistics & probability

  • Analytical & critical thinking & data manipulation skills (Excel, Google Sheets etc..) with strong attention to detail 

  • Use of complex data systems and report building using Business Intelligence tools

  • Excellent stakeholder management and communication skills

  • Able to work on own initiative and part of a team

  • Ability to work well under pressure

What else can you bring 

  • Creation of data visualisations

  • Dashboard & reporting build experience

  • Passion for products / food

Additional Information

  • The application form consists of a CV upload, an online test followed by application questions. Please ensure you refresh the page each time you complete a task to ensure you complete everything that you need to in time. (If internal, please check your Workday notifications).

  • We occasionally close vacancies early in the event we receive a high volume of applications, therefore, we recommend you apply early.​



Duties and Responsibilities

We have an exciting opportunity to join our Quality & Technical team as a Quality Data Analyst on a permanent basis. The quality of our products is one of the main reasons customers shop with us, it's what sets us apart from our competition and is a key driver in our business strategy as we strive for World Class performance. Our team is fully focused on ensuring the quality of our products consistently delight our customers and engage with broader internal teams and our supply base to drive this agenda

This is a new role within the Quality & Technical Team and would be ideal for an experienced, proactive and forward thinking individual who is skilled in analysing data from multiple sources to make informed decisions to ensure we consistently provide the best quality products for our customers.

We positively celebrate Diversity & Inclusion in the John Lewis Partnership. Our aim is to become the UK’s most inclusive business - for our Partners and for our customers, reflecting and connecting with the diverse communities that we serve. We want people from all walks of life to feel valued for their individuality, thrive in our business and share a sense of belonging. To find out more about D&I in the John Lewis Partnership visit this site - https://www.jlpjobs.com/about/diversityandinclusion/ We have a number of different ways to work flexibly so, at your interview, feel free to talk about what flexibility means to you. There are no guarantees, however, it may open the door to not only a new role but a new way of working.

Attachment: Data Analyst - Vacancy and Secondment Extension DA Outcome.pdf; Quality Data Analyst.docx 


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