Milton Keynes College

Funding and Data Officer

Thamesmead East, London (Greater)
£17,996.00 - £20,964.00 Per Annum
19 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2019
Job Function
Contract Type
Full Time

Milton Keynes College currently have a vacancy for a full time Funding and Data Officer to work within our education administration team within HMP Belmarsh.

This role would suit a highly organised professional, with an excellent eye for detail and a methodical approach to daily tasks. As a successful Funding and Data Officer, you will be responsible for providing analysis on student recruitment, retention and success data as well as providing accurate end of month data and funding returns to the main college. You will also carry out general administrative tasks throughout the department, ensuring efficient working practices are maintained and enhanced.

The ideal candidate will be:

Highly proficient in using MS Office packages and be able to analyse and produce data charts using spreadsheets.
Be able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines, ensuring a high quality service, to ensure successful external audits.

As a successful candidate you will:

  • Have good basic general education including GCSE (or) equivalent) in Maths and English at Grade C or above.
  • Have experience of working with and analysing data.
  • Use the application of advanced Excel skills in previous roles.
  • Be confident and efficient in the collation of data reports.
  • Show accuracy and precision in data compilation and presentation.
  • Be sensitive to the complexities of prisons or closed institutions and have the ability to work positively within the inherent restraints.
  • Have excellent people skills to enable you to deal with learner queries
  • Be able to work independently and to use own initiative.
  • Work well under pressure and be able to prioritise your workload to meet deadlines.
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Show ability to problem solve effectively.
  • Have good organisational skills.
  • The requirement of this role is to work across the whole prison estate, on all wings where education is delivered.

Please apply via the link.