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Business Analyst Apprentice

14, Enterprise Way, Jubilee Business Park, Derby, DE21 4BB
£14,000.00 annually
Closing date
13 Aug 2021

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We are looking to appoint a Business Analyst apprentice based in our Derby office. Our Business Analyst apprentice will work within our team to provide specific business analytical support on Water and/or Wastewater projects to drive increased intelligence for internal and/or external benefit.

This is an exciting and evolving aspect of the water industry, providing challenges and opportunities which require innovation, dedication, and teamwork to help us meet our clients' needs.
Typical Responsibilities
Data Analysis
  • Undertaking comparison between forecasted values and actual results
  • Undertaking earned value analysis
  • Supporting with the monthly financial processes, including invoicing and forecasting
  • Undertaking "fitness for purpose" checks on data received from internal systems and stakeholders
  • Undertaking statistical analysis of data and assist in the development of functional relationships
  • Undertaking processes and routines within Excel and/or PowerBI to manipulate, analyse or manage data as required by clients
  • Ensuring audit trails are present between data receipt and delivery to the client of resulting spreadsheets, databases etc.

Systems Development
  • Supporting the development and maintenance of existing and proposed bespoke software tools/applications as dictated by project work
  • Preparing and maintaining software documentation

Reporting and General
  • Assisting with project setups
  • Assisting the preparation of regular project update reports
  • Discussing draft reports with relevant reviewers and making amendments as required
  • Discussing project briefs with the Project Manager in order to outline his or her role in the project
  • Assisting when required in the preparation of material for the purposes of marketing, bid submissions, client preparations etc.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • You will be expected to have used Microsoft365 applications, and may be required to enhance your knowledge in key areas
  • Keen problem-solving attitude
  • Good presentation, written and verbal communication skills

Personal qualities

  • Interested in developing programming and Excel skills
  • Some level of understanding of the UK water industry

Desired qualifications

  • At least five GCSEs (or equivalent) at grade C/4 or above including maths, English and either IT or Science
  • Educated to Level 3 as a minimum
  • Please ensure that your full educational history is stated on your application

Future prospects

  • By working hard and demonstrating your ability, drive and commitment throughout your apprenticeship scheme, upon completion you may be offered a permanent contract dependant on the needs of the business ensuring you have further opportunities to continue growing within this exciting organisation

Things to consider

  • The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide (ANMW):
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