Apprentice Data Analyst (an Arch apprenticeship) X MARKETS GROUP LTD

This is an exciting opportunity to combine professional training with real working experience and join an early stage company in a unique role. The company, X Markets Group is a client flow management company based in the UK.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 13 Oct 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £14,000.00

  • Working week

    Monday-Friday

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Apprenticeship duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    16 Oct 2017

  • Date posted

    15 Sep 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Higher Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number

    VAC001310729

  • Positions

    1 available

We are a liquidity provider for banks and brokers and are currently seeking an analytical and highly motivated individual for a Level 4 Data Analyst Apprentice role.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Collecting and analysing data
  • Perform database queries across multiple tables to extract data for analysis
  • Assist with data quality checking and cleansing
  • Use the tools and techniques for data analysis, data visualisation and presentations
  • Use range of analytical techniques such as data mining, time series forecasting and modelling techniques to identify and protect trends and patterns in data.
  • Summarise, prepare and the results of data analysis to a range of stakeholders making recommendations.
  • Demonstrates logical thinking and has a proactive approach of using analytic techniques to understand patterns in data to determine cause and effect.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • A thorough and organised approach
  • Ability to work with a range of internal and external people

Personal qualities

  • Ability to communicate effectively in a variety of situations
  • Maintain a productive, professional and secure working environment

Qualifications required

A minimum of 5 GCSEs (or equivalent qualifications) at grade C or above including English and Maths.

Future prospects

96% of Arch Apprentices move straight into the destination of their choice when they finish their apprenticeship with many seeing their salary go up immediately post-apprenticeship!

Things to consider

Before you apply for this role, have you asked yourself: Do I live close enough to Southwark that I could commute there and back every day? Do I meet the qualifications required for this role? Am I available to start an apprenticeship within the next two months? Do I want to work in the data industry and have I researched into it? Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage (ANMW): The National Minimum Wage for Apprentices is £3.50 per hour from 1st April 2017. This is the legal minimum pay per hour applying to 16-18 year old apprentices and those aged 19 and over in the first year of their apprenticeship. For apprentices 19 or over who have completed their first year and are continuing their apprenticeship, the National Minimum wage appropriate to their age applies. The wage for Apprentices applies to both time spent on the job plus time spent training.

About the employer

X Markets Group is an electronic liquidity provider in spot FX, derivatives and CFD markets. XMG is devoted to providing a best in class service across the entire trade life cycle, by delivering tailor made solutions unique to our client’s requirements.

Employer

X MARKETS GROUP LTD

Address

42

Weston Street

London

SE1 3QD

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Training provider

Arch is one of the biggest providers of digital & IT talent into industries in the UK. Recently judged 'outstanding' in all areas measured by Ofsted, we deliver training to the existing workforce or help recruit new talent into businesses through apprenticeships.

We work with the likes of Google, Facebook, The Guardian, Barclays, John Lewis, Waitrose as well as partnering with organisations and providing qualifications from Microsoft, CompTIA and Squared Online (the digital marketing qualification developed with Google) to deliver training of the highest quality.

Level 4 Data Analyst

The primary role of a Data Analyst is to collect, organise and study data to provide business insight. Data analysts are typically involved with managing, cleansing, abstracting and aggregating data, and conducting a range of analytical studies on that data. They work across a variety of projects, providing technical data solutions to a range of stakeholders/customers issues. They document and report the results of data analysis activities making recommendations to improve business performance. They have a good understanding of data structures, database systems and procedures and the range of analytical tools used to undertake a range of different types of analyses.

Apprenticeship standard

Digital Industries > Data Analyst

Training provider

BC ARCH LIMITED

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by BC Arch Limited

Contact

Stephanie Khan stephanie.khan@archapprentices.co.uk


This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 13 Oct 2017