About the Post:
This post is fixed term to 31st March 2022 to cover a secondment of the postholder.
This is a unique opportunity to play a vital role in making big changes happen! At Barnsley, we’re shaping a bright new future for our council and our communities. You’ll make sure we have the right business intelligence and drive for improvement that we need to make a success of service’s that we support.
Some of the skills required will include:
- Excellent customer relationship skills and experience;
- Excellent management and leadership skills;
- Ability to turn data into information and intelligence;
- Able to work agilely across different teams and locations.
You must be willing to adapt and work independently but still be a critical part of the team and work closely with your colleagues to ensure a consistent message is provided to customers. That message is; working with our customers alongside data, information, performance and intelligence is crucial in driving forward change and improvement.
Shape a better future with us
We’re thrilled to have achieved Investors in People (IIP) Gold status for how we lead, support and develop people. Now we’d like you to be part of our success and help us take change further. Join us on our journey to a brighter future. By working together, with each other and with our communities, we can take pride in improving lives. Let’s make a better Barnsley for everyone.
Your role in our journey
As a Business Improvement and Intelligence Advisor you’ll drive and support ongoing improvements to services by providing accurate, timely business intelligence and information. You’ll also be proactive in forging relationships with a diverse range of stakeholders. You’ll liaise, negotiate and collaborate with people across and external to the council.
What you’ll need
To join us, you’ll need a Level 6 qualification in a relevant area. With a track record in a data/research/intelligence environment, you will bring to the role significant experience of carrying out research, analysis and interpretation of data and information. It is your flair for communicating, leading a team and building working partnerships that really sets you apart. You’ll have provided colleagues with specialist advice and guidance on business intelligence, and delivered formal presentations to diverse stakeholders.
A lot to look forward to
Here at Barnsley, we live and work by four important values: honesty, teamwork, excellent service, and taking pride in what we do. As part of our team, you can be sure we’ll do all we can to support you in being truly excellent. You see, we prioritise learning and enabling you to achieve your potential. So we’ve created a development process that lets you grow in the way that suits you - whether that’s training to be a leader, or learning flexibly online. That’s one of the reasons why we achieved IIP Gold, and why you’ll find your career here inspiring and rewarding
Previous applicants need not re-apply