Your analysis can improve lives.
Longhurst Group is one of the leading housing groups in the Midlands and East of England, providing more than 23,000 homes and a wide range of care and support services, with a team of 1,300 colleagues.
Guided by our shared values, our vision is to improve the lives of our customers and communities, focusing on two clear themes of work: Health and wellbeing and economic resilience. You can see how we’ll achieve this vision through our Improving Lives strategy by watching this video.
To help us deliver this ambitious vision our improvement and insight team is expanding, and we are looking for a highly skilled Performance Analyst to join our Change and Improvement Team.
This a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Performance analyst role to join a new team with ambitions to transform the way performance and data is used to drive service improvement across the Group.
With absolute focus on high quality, reliability, and timeliness, you will be responsible for the production, collation of key performance reporting information from across the business.
Working closely with the Performance business partner, you will provide performance and analysis expertise to each part of the organisation to ensure the business has full ownership and understanding of their performance information and data.
Operating within a complex and highly regulated environment you will be responsible for producing high quality data sets and performance reports in line with the Group’s reporting framework. This includes the maintenance of a detailed reporting schedule that ensures that the business and external stakeholders receive the right information at the right time.
You will be an experienced Analyst who understands the importance and power of high-quality performance data and how this can be used to drive our Organisation forward and achieve our Improving Lives Strategy,
Highly organised you will be able to disseminate data and performance information, being able provide a clear overview and explanation to key stakeholders in accordance with reporting timetables.
You will possess high level of mathematical ability and demonstrable experience of working with programming languages and reporting visualisation tools. You will be passionate about making better use of data and supporting the business to understand and own its own performance.
You will thrive in a challenging environment and will demonstrate a high level of initiative, prioritisation, and stakeholder management skills to ensure the business has access to the right information at the right time.
You will be a good communicator and adopt a partnering approach with stakeholders to understand, interpret and present data and KPIs that support the business on its continuous improvement agenda.
Experience in the housing sector would be helpful although not essential. We are on a journey to becoming a data led organisation and if you think you can offer the skills and energy to help us get there, please apply today.
Our offer has been created to underpin our two key pillars (health and wellbeing and economic resilience) and five core values: In it together, Heartfelt Service, Own it, Push the boundaries and Fun and Fair.
Demonstrating our strong investment in your health and wellbeing and economic resilience, we offer a competitive 28 days annual leave plus bank holidays and generous sick pay entitlements, as well as other paid leave.
A choice of defined benefit pension schemes, extensive learning and development opportunities, plus more. See Our Benefits attached.
If your application shows that you have the right knowledge, skills and that you share our values, we'll invite you to meet one of our team. We can’t wait to meet you…
(The important things – Naturally working with our customers we need to complete pre-employment checks before you join us. This role is conditional upon receipt of two satisfactory references (one from your current employer).
PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK. All shortlisted candidates will need to verify eligibility to work in the UK at interview. Original proof must then be provided by day one upon successful candidature).
Longhurst Group is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applicants that reflects the diverse communities we work with. We invite applicants to contact the employer to identify any additional support they may need during the recruitment process
Apply today #LonghurstGroup #ImprovingLives.
Applications close on 9th March at midday
Interview date TBC - Remote interviews will be held via Microsoft Teams