Data Analyst, Dublin North - Pharma (3-6 month contract)

Location Dublin North, Dublin
Job Type Temporary
Salary €35000 - €40000 per annum
Published 7 months ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Sarah Healy
Job Ref DN 0002308_1499866490

Job Description

Data Analyst, Master Data Team | Pharmaceutical | 3-6 month contract

The Client: Located in Dublin North, our client is a world leader in the pharmaceutical industry. They employ over 30,000 staff globally with a market presence in over 140 countries.

The Role: As a Data Quality Analyst, you will be required to support key functions within the Global Master Data department. You will be responsible for ensuring that all data quality is at a ready state for migration onto the SAP system. The day to day duties will include identifying, resolving and reporting on data quality issues and coordinating data cleansing activities across Europe:

  • Lead various data cleansing and enrichment activities in preparation for data migration to a new SAP system
  • Must be able to understand and define business rules, work with varying data formats, and develop metrics to monitor data quality.
  • Coordinate ongoing monitoring, analysis and reporting of data cleansing activities
  • Prepare and consolidate data for reviews and maintain data quality dashboards
  • Assisting in root cause analysis, investigating any data errors or anomalies and assisting in the implementation of solutions to correct data problems.
  • Support and supervise data acquisition and reporting process for assigned projects, working with multiple operational departments
  • Communicate Data Quality non-compliance to staff and Business users to resolve issues

Hours of work: 39 hours per week


  • At least 2-3 years experience in a data analyst role, preferably in a Master Data department
  • Educated to Degree level in relevant field (or equivalent qualification) desirable although not essential
  • Strong technical and IT skills with a high level of proficiency with MS Office programs, including Access and advanced Excel. SAP experience an advantage
  • Excellent attention to detail with strong analytical and numerical skills
  • Project co-ordination experience an advantage
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Effective communication skills with the ability to lead and influence at all levels


  • Previous experience in the pharmaceutical/science sector
  • Project management experience

In Return:

  • Competitive salary (within the region of €35-40k depending on experience)
  • Occasional over time
  • Subsidised canteen
  • Experience with a recognised organisation in the pharmaceutical sector
  • Opportunity to apply for long-term/permanent positions internally

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