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Senior Analyst (Data and Business Intelligence)

Senior Analyst (Data and Business Intelligence)

  • 501512
  • Information and Communications Technology
  • 3-year full time opportunity
  • Ideally in North Coast Regional NSW however will consider alternative regional locations
  • Competitive salary from $116,211pa 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

The Senior Data and Business Intelligence Analyst provides data ingestion coordination, and branch level planning and performance analysis to inform organisational improvement. The role draws on new and existing data from diverse sources to communicate complex operational and policy challenges, influence decision makers, and improve internal processes.

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

In this exciting and varied role, you will:

Undertake a range of data analysis and data visualisation tasks using data analytic tools to support strategies, policy initiatives and information sharing - both graphical and geospatial

  • Provide advanced statistical modelling and forecasting to contribute to the development of a standard suite of management and ad-hoc reports for business operations.
  • Contribute to technical project management; prepare briefs, reports and specifications for system projects, automation and business intelligence software and user-generated discovery tools
  • Ingest and extract data from multiple sources, manipulating data/data validation to ensure data integrity and accuracy is retained when developing information dashboards and online presentations to effectively communicate with stakeholders.

Who is our ideal candidate?

You are a proactive, results driven team player with the ability to drive an agenda while supporting the team as a senior team member. You are an excellent communicator who can affectively build and maintain stakeholder relationships.

Essential for success:

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

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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