MI & Planning Data Manager

  • GBP43353 - GBP50578 per annum + Benefits
  • Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Lloyds Banking Group
  • 15 Feb 18 2018-02-15


At Lloyds Banking Group, we embrace the accelerating pace of change and are creating a simpler, more responsive, digitally led organisation. Our approach to innovation ensures that our colleagues have the opportunity to shape the direction of banking, whilst supporting our customers both today and in the future."

You'll add value by designing and implementing the technical development and maintenance of the MI applications for key strategic data which is used to define our Business Strategy. Working within a technical and dynamic team you'll ensure scheduled jobs run and data is available to support the strategic vision of a single point for all MI, Data and Application support.

Gathering and documenting requirements from business, you'll design, develop and manage the delivery of solutions using .Net C#/ VBA macro. You'll ensure that the team is effectively developed, aligned to the central vision and implementing appropriate technology solutions to support the strategic ambition of the organisation in respect of best practice, involvement in department wide solution development and specifically the use of desktop and web based technologies

You'll be encouraged to explore and develop tools and technologies to support the development methodology, across requirement gathering, development, delivery and testing.

You'll have the opportunity to support the personal development of peers and members of the team, sharing your technical expertise and continuing to develop technical excellence in the disciplines underpinning the development of reporting and applications.

Other aspects of your role include,
*Partnering with business to ensure all requirements are captured, accurately articulated and implemented.
* Ensure data availability for continuation of live service.
* Maintaining a consistent level of excellence in delivery of ad-hoc analysis, constantly seeking ratifying and corroborative analytics across a strong network of contacts and data sources.
* Supporting the Data Insights to effectively develop and implement appropriate technology solutions in line with our strategic ambition and best practice.

We seek those who can use analytical expertise to demonstrate the value of a strategic solution, and who can genuinely collaborate effectively. You'll have expert knowledge and experience of developing in: SQL Server 2005/2008 R2/2014, Transact SQL, Query profiling and optimisation, Database design and Performance monitoring.

In return, we'll offer you a competitive package which includes salary, bonus, and generous pension contribution and flex cash to spend on a host of benefits to suit your lifestyle. We have a long track record in flexible working and we're always open to new ways to improve our people's work-life balance, therefore open to discussion on working patterns and working hours.

Our vision of being the best bank for customers is dependent on every colleague committing to and demonstrating our core value of "putting customers first". In joining us you'll have a role that matters and will contribute towards the Group achieving our vision through your day-today actions being performed in line with our Codes of Responsibility and Group Policies. By individually and collectively committing to our Group values and codes, we will be able to make a difference together and help Britain prosper.

We're also committed to employing a diverse and inclusive workforce, reflective of the customers and communities we serve - where all our colleagues can be themselves and succeed on merit.

We're proud to have received the following industry recognition: 'Stonewall Top Private Sector Employer', 'Top10 Employer for Working Families', 'The Times Top 50 Employer for Women' and both 'Gold Standard' and "Best Workplace Adjustments Process" from the Business Disability Forum - each demonstrating our commitment to the principles of agile working and inclusion for all.

So if this sounds like a culture that you'd like to be a part of then be assured that we'll welcome your application.