Careers - Excel & Data Report Writer Ability Matters
Excel & Data Report Writer Ability Matters
Ability Matters Group is a leading provider of specialist prosthetic, orthotic, and mobility services throughout the UK and Ireland. With over 25 years of experience in the industry, we work continuously to deliver the highest standard of care possible to ensure customer needs are met.
This is an exceptional and newly created position for a forward thinking Excel & Data Report Writer to join the business. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in delivering excellence at a time of rapid growth.
If you have:
Strong knowledge of using Excel to perform calculations and obtain data from larger reports
Excellent attention to detail with an eye for locating potential outliers in data
A desire to learn about the operations of the company and the role of reporting within that
Proven problem solving skills, being able to identify approaches to measure specific metrics if not immediately available
An ability to respond quickly to the data reporting needs of the company
We want to hear from you!
There is no requirement that you have held a formal ‘reporting’ role before (thought this would be desirable), BUT excellent Excel skills are an absolute must for the role. Experience with the software Power BI would also be desirable, but not essential.
We are looking for a strong candidate who is:
Skilled in using Excel to organise and acquire data from reports such as:
Categorising data using functions such as IF and COUNTIF and combining multiple reports with VLOOKUP/INDEX &MATCH
Creating Pivot Tables, both to obtain information and to present in a useful, easy-to-read format
Proactive, seeking to identify where data reporting needs can be met more
Confident in conveying written information, providing clear and concise summaries of reports
Is able to develop and implement data collection systems and other strategies that optimise efficiency and data quality
Interpret data and analyse results
Locate and define new process improvement opportunities
Identify, analyse and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets
A strong team player , able to work with others where necessary to collate information for reports
The role is based in Abingdon (Oxfordshire). Given the geographically dispersed operations of the Group, occasional travel may be required within the UK.
We are looking for a strong member of staff who has:
Innovation, skills and vision
Ability to communicate with all levels of staff
Excellent decision making skills
Effective organisation techniques
The ability to manage multiple projects in multiple functional areas simultaneously
Flexibility and adaptability to adjust to changing project needs in evolving situations
The role holder will be subject to a DBS check prior to commencing employment which must satisfy company standards.