Data Analyst

Job posted: 20/06/2022
Applications close: 04/07/2022 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Eastern Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Projects

Reference: 27297

Reference: 27297

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Projects

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Data Analyst

  • Permanent, Full Time (with Monthly ADO!)

  • Box Hill Location (Close to public transport!)

  • Opportunity to join a growing analytics team

Eastern Health

Eastern Health is one of Melbourne’s largest public health services. We provide a range of emergency, surgical, medical and general healthcare services, including maternity, palliative care, mental health, drug and alcohol, residential care, community health and state-wide specialist services to people and communities that are diverse in culture, age, socio-economic status, population and healthcare needs.

About the role

We have an exciting opportunity for a Data Analyst to join the analytics team at Eastern Health. This role will play a key support role in delivering Analytics Services to the organisation. This is a great time to join the growing team as the organisation embarks on its journey to significantly uplift its data and analytics capability.

The role will:

  • Develop reports using SSRS and Excel that present data in an accurate, clear and informative manner.

  • Write SQL queries to extract data from various databases and create stored procedures.

  • Monitor data request forms/ online requests and engage with internal customers.

  • Work with key stakeholders to assist them in identifying and understanding their key information needs and how the unit can assist in addressing those needs.

  • Analyse patient activity and other relevant data to assist in the decision making and process improvement initiatives of Eastern Health staff.

  • Ensure that the data delivered is accurate and is useful for its intended purpose.

About you 

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Relevant tertiary qualification.

  • Data analysis skills including assessment of trends and the identification of issues requiring investigation.

  • Training and/or experience using a programming language.

  • Evidence of problem solving skills and lateral thinking

  • Prioritisation, time-management and planning skills.

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.

  • Ability to work effectively both as an individual and in a team environment.

Please refer to the attached position description for further details of the role.

Vaccination against infectious disease is a mandatory requirement of this role.  An offer of employment is conditional on you providing evidence that you are currently vaccinated against COVID-19 with booster & Influenza, prior to commencing employment.

What we offer

Eastern Health offers a variety of fantastic Employee Benefits, view the extensive range here!

  • Diverse and engaging career opportunities

  • Friendly & supportive team

  • Flexible working hours

  • Salary packaging options

  • Career progression in our teaching hospitals

Next Steps

If you believe you have the ability to make a difference in this rewarding industry, apply today!

Please note:

  • All applications must be submitted online via E-Mercury

  • All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Fit2Work Check, where preferred candidates will be required to complete a Criminal History Check at the expense of Eastern Health.

  • You must have Australian work rights to apply for this position.

  • Recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Eastern Health Values:  Patients First | Agility | Humility | Respect | Kindness | Excellence

**Please note applications will be screened upon receipt and advertising may close prior to the closing date.**

Data Analyst

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KATHARINE REALE - (04) 2318 9631

Data Analyst