The Co-operative Bank
25th September 2019
Up to £38,500pa
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We are the bank for people with purpose. The only bank born from the co-operative movement 145 years ago. We believe in the power of 'we' and putting values and ethics first. We are looking for talented individuals who want to make their next career move in a bank that celebrates co-operative spirit. And did we mention we are award winning? Year on year award winners for our products, our customer service and our commitment to communities. What's not to love!
The role holder will deliver a range of relatively complex, agreed data & MI solutions, engage largely autonomously with other cross functional representatives and display competence and knowledge of the organisation's systems and data.
Lead the development of simple to medium complexity developments, ensuring that solution design is appropriate for the application and ensuring FDM development lifecycle and governance are followed at all times. Will also act in a supporting role on more complex or large scale developments.
Identify issues, risks, assumptions and dependencies during project phases; help formulate mitigating actions and support implementation of measures to reduce, remove or manage them.
Undertake supporting role to change colleagues, and to peers to deliver tasks, encourage development, transfer knowledge and provide training.
Seek to build and maintain relationships with a full range of internal stakeholders to enhance and maximise the provision of solutions.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:
Experience in delivering data and reporting solutions using the following SAS components (other versions accepted):
An understanding of the SAS Metadata environment
Base SAS language 9.2 inc Macro Language
SAS Data Integration Studio 4.2
SAS Enterprise Guide 4.
Good SQL knowledge and experience
Software development and some knowledge of the project lifecycle
Microsoft Office experience
Strong problem solving/analytical skillset
Good planning and organisation skills
Good verbal and written communication skills
What You Can Expect From Us:
27 days holiday at start, rising to 30 days
Agile working and the opportunity to work from home
Competitive pension / income protection / life assurance
2 paid days for volunteering per year
Positive working environment in contemporary offices centrally located in Manchester
Strong career path within Financial Services
Family friendly policies and supportive working environment
Recognition scheme and a culture in which we celebrate success
Active network groups, ran by colleagues for colleagues.
Our Bank is committed to continuing to create a diverse workforce and an inclusive environment where all colleagues can fulfil their potential. We welcome applications from talented individuals from all backgrounds and lifestyles who can work with us in maintaining a culture of belonging, where people are valued and respected.
As a reputable employer regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, all offers of employment for this role are subject to a series of background checks, including criminal (DBS) and financial checks.