Database Administrator/analyst

  • £25k to £35k
  • Dartford, Kent
  • Route One Publishing Ltd

Database Administrator/Analyst needed for Route 2 Market Ltd. Competitive salary. Based in Kent.

Route 2 Market is a business-to-business media, marketing and database company working in close co-operation with its sister company Route One Publishing Ltd.

The Route One group owns and operates several leading international B2B hard copy and digital online brands, in order to continue their development, the company is looking for an experienced Database Administrator.

Our award-winning titles include World Highways, ITS International, Aggregates Business, Construccion Pan-Americana and Mineria Pan-Americana.

We are looking for a Database Administrator who can analyse and interact with our databases and help move the business forward. The successful candidate will be responsible for a multi-product portfolio and will work towards getting our data in line with the company's overall strategic goals.

As Database Administrator, you will be responsible for analysing, importing, extracting and transforming the data. You should have sound knowledge of data life cycle with a keen focus on accuracy, consistency, timeliness and completeness. You will play a key role in the group’s data team and help us maintain our BPA status for all the group's main products.

The position is predominantly based at our offices in Dartford, Kent, but the successful candidate may also need to be able to travel to major trade events in countries such as the USA, France, Germany and the Netherlands.

Main Responsibilities include:

 Data Collection;

 Data Entry and/or Importing;

 Data Extraction;

 Data Analysis;

 Data Verification;

 Reporting;

 Ad hoc duties.

KNOWLEDGE / SKILLS / COMPETENCIES

 Enthusiasm for data management;

 Proficient in Microsoft Access/Excel (advanced);

 SQL experience would be helpful, but is not essential;

 Ability to convey/visualise/present information clearly and concisely to end users;

 Accuracy/attention to detail;

 Ability to work under pressure and towards deadlines;

 Strong problem-solving and investigative skills;

 Ability to think laterally and analyse tasks & data;

 Ability to acquire new skills in order to carry out tasks effectively;

 Quick thinker/learner who can absorb and take on new concepts quickly;

 Effective verbal and written communication skills;

 Supportive and helpful team player with a flexible and positive can-do attitude.

 Excellent knowledge of the internet as a business tool.

 An understanding of GDPR and its implications to a business and customers.

This is a very important role at R2M. We put a great deal of effort and investment into having the best databases in our chosen publishing markets. We have first-class BPA audited products and provide full product training/continuous development support.

4 weeks holiday rising to 5 weeks. Private healthcare.

Salary range 25k to £35k.

Closing date for applications: Friday Aug 30, 2019.

Please send your CV to our Office Manager, Miss Kelly Thompson via the apply online button

This is not a restrictive job description and further duties may be agreed as the needs of the company change.

No Agencies please

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