Employment Type
Job Location
West Midlands Fire Service, Birmingham, West Midlands, B7 4HW
Working Hours
37 hours per week
Base Salary
£31,346-£32,910 Per year
Closing date
2nd December 2020
Position title
Data Analyst

West Midlands Fire Service (WMFS) has an opportunity for a Data Analyst (Maternity Cover) to join the Strategic Hub Team. The role has responsibility for research and data analysis across a range of areas, advising the strategic direction of the service and contributing to informed decision making on risk management, performance management, policy and service development.

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WMFS continues to evolve its community and risk focused model of service delivery toward operational excellence. It is developing opportunities for enhanced digitisation of services, investing resources in cultural development and effectively forecasting for financial sustainability. Applicants should possess the resilience to manage themselves and their work in a varied and fast-paced environment.


We are seeking a colleague who possesses significant relevant skills in the use of MS Office suite, particularly Excel and Word. Also, experience of undertaking data/performance analysis and an ability to present and communicate results accurately and effectively. Experience of using GIS mapping systems is essential; the use of data processing packages, application of Structured Query Language (SQL) and Microsoft PowerBi is desirable.

Job Benefits
  • Friendly working environment
  • Occupational Health and Welfare facility
  • Occupational Pension Scheme
  • On-site gym (at Headquarters)
  • Catering facilities with hot and cold food (at Headquarters)

For more details about this role, please contact Phil Fellows 07973 810363 or Amy Ciclaire 0121 380 6704.

Please download the following 2 application forms. Use the behavioural framework also below to assist your completion of Part 2 of your application.

Once complete, you can submit your completed application form (parts 1 and 2) and personal details by clicking the 'Apply Now' button.

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