Our Organisation We are the world’s learning company with more than 24,000 employees operating in 70 countries. We combine world-class educational content and assessment, powered by services and technology, to enable more effective teaching and personalised learning at scale. We believe that wherever learning flourishes so do people. We’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small. At Pearson, we believe in the power of difference. Harnessing the unique skills, perspectives, and backgrounds of every employee helps us foster innovation and create the most effective solutions for learners around the world. That’s why we’re committed to ensuring that diversity and inclusion are embedded into everything we do. We foster a work environment that’s inclusive and diverse — and where our people can be themselves — so we can reflect the customers and learners we serve. Pearson is featured on The Forbes list of Best Employers and The Stonewall Top 100 Employers list, and we are recognised in the Best Employers for Diversity 2019 awards. Pearson is listed on both the London and New York Stock Exchanges (UK: PSON; NYSE: PSO). Your Opportunity We are looking for a talented individual to join our team as a Business Intelligence Data Analyst. This is a fantastic opportunity to help deliver insight and analysis across a global FTSE 100 company, and gain great experience across a plethora of datasets and technologies in the education sector. The role will sit within a friendly, experienced and established Business Intelligence team, and full support and training will be given – we believe in nurturing talent so it can flourish. Our Team The Business Intelligence (BI) team plays a key role in delivering a wide range of analytical support including operational data, commercial analysis and reporting, product analytics and learner data analytics. All the BI team engage in data extraction and the servicing of day to day data needs across the business. In addition, the team supports and builds dashboards using our Data Warehouse and other source data to deliver high quality BI and robust analysis. The range of analytics is considerable – including commercial and market data, operational data, product data and learner data. Hence the role provides a fantastic opportunity to develop a broad-based experience. We are cultivating a data driven culture in Pearson UK, and this team has helped shift the business to a new standard of analysis and reporting. This means that all members of the team have to be proactive and motivated to unpack complex problems or requirements to deliver outstanding analysis/insights. Key Responsibilities: Support UK business units spanning customers across Schools, Colleges, Universities, Skills Providers and Learners; Develop a detailed understanding of Pearson customers, products and learners to inform any data analytics; Respond to ad hoc data queries and bespoke segmented contact list requests from business units with timely, accurate, and reliable data; Provide insight and analysis as required by senior members of the team or other stakeholders; Design and build dashboards to support product, sales, marketing, operations in all divisions; Build relationships with key stakeholders to understand their data requirements and translate these into viable reports; Gather requirements from stakeholders and turn these into wireframes and reporting tools as required under the direction of senior team members; Be an active team member and support colleagues in their work; Work with colleagues across the business to standardise data attributes and establish consistency across data sources; Produce regular data reports and dashboards to inform decision making; To learn appropriate software skills, including SQL, SSRS, Alteryx, Google Analytics, BigQuery, Salesforce and Tableau to build dashboards and reporting environments. Key Customers & Stakeholders: Qualification Assessment Sales Marketing Product Management Quality and Standards Operations Finance Research Enterprise Data Warehouse IT Team Source System IT teams UK Leadership Team Qualifications Previous Experience Essential: Comfortable with Microsoft Excel (Handling large datasets, pivot tables, formulae) Familiarity with the concept of relational databases Have a passion for understanding large and complex data. Excellent communication skills to explain and present data analysis to the business Desirable: Familiarity with Tableau or other Visualisation tools Familarity with SQL Education, Qualifications & Training Desirable: Professional or higher level qualification in a numerate or data-focused subject Salary Please take note that the salary for this role sits at 34,000 to 42,000 annually depending on experience Your Reward & Benefits We’ll expect a lot and we know you’ll do great work, so we give a lot back with some of the best benefits in the business. We know that one size doesn’t fit all, so our workplace programmes meet the different needs of our diverse teams and their families too. There is a range of options, too many to list here, but when you join our Pearson family you can look forward to: A starting holiday of 25 days plus UK public holidays and you’ll earn 1 additional day’s holiday per year you work with us. Generous pension scheme where we match and double what you contribute. Maternity, paternity, and family care l

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