Employment Type
Duration of employment
Job Location
West Midlands Fire Service, Birmingham, West Midlands, B7 4HW
Working Hours
37 hours per week
Base Salary
£28,672 -£30,451 Per year
Closing date
2nd December 2020
Position title
Data Quality Officer

The Data Quality Officer is responsible for ensuring the accuracy and consistency of data used. This involves access to large volumes of data, understanding how it is authored, tracking progress and resolving issues, within the context of an overall data process and policy. The role actively contributes to ensuring data used for strategic and operational purposes is governed in a compliant, effective and risk-based manner.

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This is a new role within the Strategic Hub team, working with Data Analysts to ensure effective delivery of their work plan from a data quality perspective.

The role is based at our headquarters, however there will be travel to other WMFS premises as required.


As an experienced data user and being the central point of contact for all data quality items, your work will include dealing with data queries, identifying improvements to process and providing training to data providers. We're looking for a team player who thrives in a busy environment, is proficient in the use of IT packages, has proven organisational skills, an eye for detail and excellent communication skills in person, on the phone and in writing.

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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