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Melbourne, Melbourne Permanent Posted: Thursday, 13 June 2019
  • 12 month fixed term contract - maternity leave cover
  • Design & provide reporting and advanced data insights
  • St Kilda Road, Melbourne, VIC
About the Blood Service

We collect, process and distribute life-saving blood products, breastmilk and more. Everyone at the Blood Service makes a valued contribution to this life-saving work. We promote an inclusive work environment and welcome applications from all people.

About the role

A Full time 12 month fixed term opportunity to join our Performance and Analysis team reporting directly into the Business Analysts Manager. You will be based at our Head Office on St Kilda Road, Melbourne (VIC) close to the CBD and in easy reach of public transport. Your core focus is to use your technical expertise and knowledge in reporting and advanced data insights to support the Blood Service.


Interpret data and analyse results using statistical techniques to provide insights
Prepare data & visualisations in a manner that informs constructive business decisions
Modify and create scripts and queries to satisfy ad-hoc analysis and reporting requirements
Liaise effectively with staff members at varying levels of seniority and authority
Build relationships to collaborate on scope, design, development and communication of analysis and reporting
Co-ordinate for the provision of ongoing development of automated dashboards and reports

Skills & Capabilities

Relevant tertiary qualification or equivalent professional experience in a similar field
Strong data analysis, discovery, extraction and wrangling skills using SQL
Evidence of excellent problem solving, ability to identify trends, explore anomalies & create recommendations
Proven experience in using a data warehouse for sophisticated extractions of data
Proficient/advanced IT knowledge in Business Intelligence tools
Strong interpersonal written and verbal communication skills, providing high quality reports
Proven skills in statistics including regression analysis & statistical modelling
Knowledge of Python and R languages to extract and manipulate data


Knowing you are working in a company that is in the business of saving lives
Salary packaging program (allowing you to make the most of your salary)
Rewards program offering discounts on movies, groceries, food & beverage, department stores and travel & leisure
Discounted health insurance, veterinary care and car hire
Internal programs focused on your wellbeing, safety & work/life balance

Next Steps

If all of the information above has got you excited about applying for this role and you meet the requirements of the position then we would love for you to apply.
Please note that as part of our recruitment process you will be required to complete and clear a National Police Check, Employment Check and validation of Australian working rights prior to offer of employment.

For further details on this positon please contact Jonathan Greensides on .

Whilst we appreciate all interest in our business, we regret to inform that we will not be engaging with, or accepting candidates from agencies or consulting firms on this occasion.

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Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
Australian Red Cross Blood Service
Australian Red Cross Blood Service
13/06/2019 2:06:19 PM

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