Data Specialist

Favourite The General Teaching Council for Scotland
Ref no: GTC00008
Closes: Monday, 23rd October 2017
Published: Friday, 6th October 2017
Location: Clerwood House, 96 Clermiston Road, Edinburgh
Salary: £26,019 - £32,331 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Full Time
Organisation: The General Teaching Council for Scotland
Category: IT / Telecommunications
Sub-category: Database

Data Specialist 

Based in Edinburgh

Salary scale:  £26,019 - £32,331 

The Data Specialist will act as a technical specialist to the Communications, Digital Services and Human Resources department (CDSHR).  You will provide technical support to the roll out of a CRM system, including evaluating existing databases, analysing and verifying data, data mapping and managing data migration; facilitate the organisation’s data reporting and visualisation tools (including CRM dashboards and Power BI), creating custom solutions and preparing new reports as required for data held in the Register of Teachers database and other GTC Scotland systems; Ensure the Register of Teachers database is accurate, accessible, secure and compliant with data protection regulations at all times; Use specialist knowledge and analytical skills to provide advice and input to Senior Managers.

The salary comes with a benefits package, including a generous annual leave entitlement, flexible working and membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme.

The General Teaching Council for Scotland is the independent professional body which maintains and improves teachers’ professional standards.

 For full details of the post and an application pack visit  The closing date for applications is 12noon Monday 23rd October 2017.

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