Performance and data officer
Black Country Women’s Aid Let us introduce ourselves… Black Country Women’s Aid (BCWA) is an established charity working across the Black Country and wider West Midlands providing accommodation and community support services to victims of domestic abuse, sexual abuse and human trafficking.
We offer advocacy, counselling, support in the community and at court, and a range of other help to both adults and children.
All services are client and needs led: we listen, we support, we care.
Job Role Job Title: Performance and data officerPosition available: 1 full-time position (37.5 hours), based across the Black CountrySalary: £24,907 - £30,615Closing date: 09 December 2022All interviews will be held via Microsoft Teams Is this you? Are you an experienced data officer or analyst looking for a new challenge with an organisation with a positive social impact that changes people’s lives? The Role: The Performance and Data Officer will be responsible for collecting, organizing, interpreting and presenting BCWA’s data for a variety of audiences.
This will include producing external reports for our range of commissioners, grant-funders and donors, and producing internal analysis and reporting for our management and executive team.
The post will also support development and communications with stories about our impact.
The Performance and Data Officer will work closely with the Development and Communications Manager and BCWA’s heads of operational service areas to ‘tell the story’ of BCWA.
This is a challenging and rewarding role that requires: excellent IT skills (including SQL, Excel and Python); good organizational skills; accuracy; attention to detail; data analysis skills; a high level of written and verbal communication; and an ability to work within agreed timescales.
If you are self-driven, conscientious, hardworking with lots of ambition we would love to hear from you.
Important information for all positions
Black Country Women’s Aid is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults, children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
All posts are subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975.
It will be necessary for an enhanced disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service for details of any previous criminal convictions.
Occupational Requirement under Schedule 9 (part 1) of the Equality Act 2010 applies.
The post holder must be female.
As a responsible employer we adhere to safer recruitment practice and all our employees are subject to the following recruitment checks:
Right to work in the UKUnder Section 8 of the Asylum and Immigration Act, we, as a responsible employer need to ensure that we do not employ anyone illegally.
To avoid discrimination we treat all job applicants equally.
We, therefore, ask all candidates selected for interview to bring original documentation to show their Right to Work in the UK.
A copy of these will be taken.
Once the successful candidate has been appointed the unsuccessful candidate's documents will be destroyed confidentially.
You may be refused an interview if you do not bring the correct documents with you.
Following your interview, two employment references will be sought.
One of these should be your current or most recent employer.
If you have finished full-time education and you have no employer reference, we will accept a reference from:
• a professional from your centre of study, for instance, a teacher, lecturer or headteacher• GP or health visitor• a character reference from a person who knows you• a civil servant from a government agency• a bank manager
All positions are subject to DBS checks at the relevant level.
BCWA has adapted services during COVID to support victims of violence and abuse that meet all the latest Government guidance.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is available at all our sites and distributed to all staff as appropriate.
Full details of the BCWA Risk Assessment can be found on our website.
Please read this as it provides the framework that we are delivering services against.
You will receive appropriate training to undertake the duties of the job on and on and offsite basis and all situations are risk assessed.
Management supervision, support and oversight is embedded in our practice to ensure all parties are kept safe.