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Data Analyst

Data Analyst

  • 501511
  • Information and Communications Technology
  • 3-year full time opportunity
  • Ideally in North Coast Regional NSW however will consider alternative regional locations
  • Competitive salary from $101,947pa plus Super
  • Flexible working supported, including Hybrid working and flex time

Our commitment to Diversity & Inclusion 

Diversity and inclusion are core values of the Department of Regional NSW. We encourage applications from people with a range of backgrounds, experiences and perspectives. This includes differences in culture, gender, sexual orientation, language and disability status or other attributes. The Department of Regional NSW is a workplace where everyone is able to contribute and participate to their full potential, and we are proud to have a team that reflects the richness and complexity of the regional NSW communities we serve.


About us

The Northern Rivers Reconstruction Corporation (NRRC) is a development corporation established following the 2022 floods across Lismore and Northern Rivers region of NSW. It formally came into effect from 1 July 2022. The NRRC manages the rebuilding of these communities by coordinating planning, rebuilding and construction work across multiple government agencies. The NRRC works in the following local government areas: Ballina; Byron, Clarence Valley; Lismore; Richmond Valley; Tweed, and Kyogle. More information can be found here. 

About the role

As the new Data Analyst, you will undertake and deliver a range of data ingestion, analytics and visualisation tasks to support and improve service delivery, alongside data analysis and reporting to inform strategies and decision-making processes for the NRRC.

Your work will be interesting, diverse and make a lasting impact on Regional NSW.

In this exciting and varied role, you will:

  • Contribute to the development, implementation, and visualisation of solutions to extract and analyse large and diverse data sets to meet current and emerging needs.
  • Ingest, clean and manipulate data from multiple sources, and undertake data validation to ensure data integrity and accuracy is retained when developing reports
  • Provide recommendations to improve the availability, quality, reliability and security of corporate data
  • Proactively identify business risks and opportunities for continual improvement and to recommend + implement strategic technology solutions based on industry standards and aligned to the NRRC’s corporate goals and strategic direction.


Who is our ideal candidate?

You are a proactive, results-driven team player, with the ability to manage multiple competing priorities working in a fast-paced and highly rewarding corporation, supporting regional communities.

Essential for success:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Information Technology or relevant field and/or equivalent experience
  • Current NSW Drivers Licence and the ability and willingness to travel
  • Experience in Data Analysis Tools, Spatial Science and Report Development (ie. Tableau, MS Power Platform, Microsoft Office suite, ArcGIS (ESRI), SQL, Python)

Our ideal candidate enjoys a challenge and is passionate about helping people, communities, and the NSW regions recover and thrive.


To Apply: Simply submit a cover letter and current resume outlining your experience and capabilities relevant to the role.  All applications must be submitted online. Please note that email applications cannot be accepted.


Applications Close: 11.55pm on Monday 30 January 2023.

For further information about this opportunity please view the role description or contact Krista Wilson on 0428 089 704 or via krista.wilson@nrrc.nsw.gov.au with any further questions.


Additional Information

A talent pool may be created from this recruitment action for ongoing and temporary roles of the same standard that may become available for filling over the next eighteen months. The successful applicant in this role may be required to undergo a police check, health assessment and other assessments as required.

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