Data Mining Analyst

There’s never been a more exciting time to join Homebase. With our new owners, Bunnings, we’re changing how we do things and shifting up a gear. By joining us at the beginning, you’ll be able to help us create the best home improvement and garden business in the UK. And, because we understand that it’s you who will make this happen, you can be sure you’ll be working in a culture that’s geared to helping you give your best.

We have an exciting position for a Data Mining Analyst to join the Profit Protection and Process team.

This role is about demonstrating company values and working within the Profit Protection Department Strategy to add value to the business, by formulating and applying data techniques to develop and interpret information, that assists the reduction of shrinkage within the business from crime and poor practice or procedures.

To liaise with the field based profit protection and external personnel in order to identify areas of fraudulent activity.

Management of intelliq data mining tool and the output of quality reporting required to assist in meeting the company payback targets.

Skills and attributes required:

Experience of Data Analysis and Modelling techniques
Proficient understanding of criminal law
A genuine desire to be involved at the front end of identifying methods of crime
An ability to disseminate large amounts of data
Excellent communication and team building skills both written & oral and the ability to present information and recommendations clearly and persuasively to management at all levels
Comfortable working on own imitative as well as part of a team
Good Planner
Well developed aptitude for analytical processes
Good eye for detail
Experience of the following software is essential, Microsoft, Excel, Powerpoint and Word.

What we offer:

On top of a competitive salary and a variety of benefits, Homebase has won awards for its development programmes, so you’ll be in good hands. From the beginning, we’ll ensure you have all the training you'll need to do your job and support you in crafting a development plan that puts you in charge of your professional growth.

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