Insights Analyst

Insights Analyst

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Office Support

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  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jane Spearman

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    2 Years

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Do you want to play a part in supporting the regional economic legacy from Birmingham 2022? If so, I am working with West Midlands Growth Company in the search for an Insights Analyst. You will play a key role in continuing West Midland's Growth Company's quest to becoming a knowledge and insight led organisation and helping bring jobs and business to the region.

You will be working closely to support the proactive business development activity of the Capital Attraction and Inward Investment teams, as well as providing insight and data to help support to prospective investors and company shareholders.

You will be:

  • Leveraging data and insights to identify target companies and capital investors, with the potential to invest in the West Midlands and providing targeted research to help the teams to successfully engage these organisations
  • Developing and refreshing thoroughly researched, evidence-based and highly compelling investment propositions
  • Using CRM System to deliver management information reporting and to draw relevant business insights to improve processes and targeting for attracting investment
  • Supporting on the collation of investment-focused research and analysis and the generation of associated insights and reports to influence and inform strategic decisions made by both internal and external senior stakeholders of WMGC
  • Becoming an authority on global and domestic business and real estate investment trends and support senior team members to leverage associated insights to steer stakeholders on future business development strategy and implementation
  • Working closely with regional research partners to develop a comprehensive understanding of the region's economy, drives, opportunities for growth and unique investable attributes and assets

You will need to have:

  • Outstanding business and economic analysis skills
  • Experience of using analysis tools such as Excel, Power BI, etc to provide improved business insight
  • Proven ability to manipulate, interpret and draw insights from a variety of complex data sets
  • Strong commercial acumen, with the ability to understand and predict the impacts of dynamic macro-economic factors on key global industries and investment flows
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Effective communicator, presentation and report writing skills
  • Demonstrable self-starter
  • Innovative Mindset
  • Results Driven

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