Senior Business Analyst Road Assets

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    6 days ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
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  • Category: Analysis
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 31-OCT-18
  • Job Reference: NZTA/1358282A
  • Job Title: Senior Business Analyst Road Assets
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  • Summary:
  • Bring your senior data analysis experience
  • Make this role your own
  • Wellington location

About us

At the NZ Transport Agency, it all starts with our people. The organisation’s performance and success depends on the people who choose to make this a great place to work and make a difference for New Zealand. The Transport Agency has a strong future focus, understanding that new technologies and changing customer expectations mean the transport system we know today will not be the one we deliver in ten years’ time.

The Planning and Performance team explore relevant information and gain insight to drive business planning decisions about the performance, demand and condition of the State Highway network. They ensure that System Design and Delivery (SD&D) has sufficient intelligence on the status of the network to make informed asset management, planning and improvement decisions.

The role

As our Senior Business Analyst Road Assets you will provide support to the System Design and Delivery Performance Management team to ensure they are able to deliver information and analytical insights about the performance, demand and condition of the State Highway network.

You will play a key role in the management of the information and road assets and provide support to ensure that the Agency attains excellent practice in the management and use of its asset information, systems and the supply of information.

Working collaboratively with SD&D teams and our stakeholders on a range of analytical tasks, your responsibilities will include developing reporting requirements that meet business needs and monitoring data quality and providing technical support, all whilst maintaining the high quality and timeliness of delivery to our teams and stakeholders.

You will have an excellent head for numbers and a passion for analysing data and information to inform business decisions. We are looking for someone who is resourceful and proactive and able to tell the story behind raw data to a variety of audiences.

What you will bring

To be successful in this role, you will bring:

  • Significant previous experience in data analytics, including data manipulation, analysis and management
  • Excel skills (Advanced Level ideally)
  • Experience in information reporting, especially performance related reporting, preferably in an area supporting other teams in making strategic, management and operational decisions
  • Strong proven analytical skills and experience in turning raw data into valuable and relevant intelligence, including developing new reports, reporting tools and frameworks, and methodology
  • Experience in using RAMM and some technical understanding of roading assets / operations would be beneficial
  • Solid skills and experience in Business Intelligence analytics would be beneficial
  • A relevant technical qualification, preferably an applied statistical qualification or similar with a strong mathematical component.     


Applications close: 25 November 2018

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