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Level 4 Data Analyst Apprentice

Newcastle Building Society
Wallsend, Tyne and Wear
£19, 844
Closing date
13 Apr 2023

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Would you like to earn while you learn? Gain a qualification without having to fork out a fortune or rack up a load of debt? Then we have the right opportunity for you.

As a Platinum IIP accredited organisation, colleague experience is at the heart of our approach. We believe our Society has a unique purpose and special culture and we are committed to being a great place to work where our colleagues are supported to realise their full potential. We are seeking bright and ambitious new talent to help us achieve our ambitions and have an exciting opportunity to join us this September in our Product and Commercial function.

Oh and by the way we also don’t just pay a training allowance you will join us on a ‘real living wage’ salary, we believe our colleagues deserve a fair day’s pay for a hard day’s work.

As a Product Pricing Apprentice you will play a pivotal role in the Product and Commercial function, working closely with our Product Managers across our savings and mortgages product lines to optimise our product pricing, ensuring we deliver good outcomes for our members and the Society.

To do this you will engage with teams across our business including finance, balance sheet management, treasury and risk, in addition to our wider customer team, which brings a great opportunity to build your network and gain exposure to senior management across the business.

In addition, as we look to support your development you will also work towards a Level 4 Data Analyst apprenticeship as part of this programme.

With the support of your manager and mentor, you will have objectives to work towards and over the course of your apprenticeship you will build the necessary knowledge and skills to undertake your role and to prepare you for a career in financial services.

What else?

Love a challenge?

We go beyond the traditional apprenticeship route to offer you the opportunity to help you learn and experience things beyond your role that will support your career development through a team challenge project with our Early Talent community.

We’re passionate about our programme and always looking for ways to evolve and improve and that’s where’ll you come in. We really want to hear your ideas throughout your time with us, so you’ll have lots of opportunity to suggest new and innovative ways of working.

Like what you see? It’s easy to apply were all you need to do is submit a short application form & CV via our online portal. Our approach to selection is through a virtual assessment centre which will include competency based interview and an activity specific to the business area that you have applied for and a group task. We anticipate that this will take place on 4th May at our Coablt office. 

About You

  • You should have, or be on track to achieve, at least three A Levels (grades B, C, C or above) or a Level 3 equivalent qualification preferably in a STEM subject (Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths) but not essential.
  • Have at least a minimum five GCSEs (grade A*-C or 9-4 grade) or equivalent, including English and Maths.
  • Have an understanding or experience of data and technology, whether that be through your studies or as an outside passion for self-learning. Experience of Python, R or SQL programming would be great, but we will provide training so this is not essential.
  • An ability to communicate effectively with others via a range of methods along with first class attention to detail is a must.
  • Be able to demonstrate basic understanding and usage of a personal computing device with basic IT administration skills

For full details please download the role profile which is available on our careers website.


About Us

About Us

Newcastle Building Society is the eighth largest building society in the UK and a business led and powered by our purpose of connecting our communities with a better financial future. The Product & Commercial function sits at the heart of the business, driving forward our ambitious commercial plan, developing new products and propositions, and enhancing our customer journeys, as we look to achieve our potential and ensure we offer strong value to our members along the way.As an inclusive employer we aim to reflect the communities we serve in order to drive the right colleague, customer and business outcomes. We encourage applications from candidates from a variety of backgrounds and life experiences, providing the diversity of thought required to constructively challenge and drive innovation.

What do you get in return? As well as receiving a competitive annual salary based on above-market pay scales, our reward package includes:

•             A 35-hour weekly contract + flexible working options

•             25 days holiday each year plus bank holidays (rising to 30 days with length of service)

•             Bonus scheme

•             Pension scheme

•             Life assurance and income protection

•             Access to a range of wellbeing benefits

•             Electric car salary sacrifice scheme

•             Cycle to Work scheme

•             Above statutory family leave entitlement

•             The option to buy extra holidays

•             Two paid volunteering days each year

•             A broad range of learning and development opportunities

•             Hybrid working - we welcome any discussions around where, how and when people work including part-time hours.

We have refreshed our approach to recruitment and have outlined a new process of remote selection and on boarding.

Upon starting a new role with us, we will ensure you are equipped with the correct tools and technologies to enable you to do your best work within your hybrid arrangement.


Our Early Talent programme offers you the chance to gain real world work experience, in an environment that will challenge you and help you achieve your goals.

Whether you’re joining us through an apprenticeship, undergraduate placement, or a graduate scheme, we offer a variety of exciting roles across our organisation, and you will benefit from:

A Real Living Wage

Our unique coaching culture

Our dedicated Learning and Development Team and Early Talent team

A personal mentor and network of Early Talent peers

Find Us
0191 244 1644
1 Cobalt Park Way
Cobalt Business Park
North Tyneside
NE28 9EJ
United Kingdom

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