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MI Analyst - Part-Time, Job-Share and Full-Time


Job Title: MI Analyst (Part-Time, Job-Share and Full-Time)

Location: Birmingham (Hybrid working – 2 days in the office)

Closing Date: Friday 30th September 2022


The Opportunity:


As an MI Analyst you will support our Engineering Business within the MI team, working in partnership with our senior stakeholders and other internal teams creating Management Information (MI) reports and solutions for all areas of the business. You’ll be responsible for production of a portfolio of reports, ad-hoc analysis, and projects to help the make better data-driven decisions, streamline our processes, and support profitable development.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Design, and manage production of a portfolio of MI reports and dashboards of varying frequencies.

  • Effective communication with relevant stakeholders to fully assess their data requirements, working to agreed SLAs, and delivering exceptional service.

  • Collaborate with IT, and other internal teams in the delivery of appropriate solutions.

  • Comprehensive data extraction, cleansing, and validation from Engineering platforms and systems.

  • Generate Business Insights through collaboration with business Subject Matter Experts

  • Present analysis findings, and data in an effective and appropriate form to the relevant stakeholders.

  • Document as-is and to-be business reporting data models, processes, and workflows, identifying relevant problems with existing systems and processes.

  • To challenge the status quo by introducing new perspectives and innovative thinking beyond recognised ways of doing things.

  • Leads or supports Engineering specific projects and represents the MI team in projects with a broader scope.

  • Maintains data and information standards by carrying out effective monitoring and audit solutions.

  • Work closely with and provide challenge to Engineering teams, including tax, finance, and credit control.

  • Reconciliation experience and an understanding of financial concepts.

  • Report on SOX control framework by analysis and sign off

  • To comply fully with all regulatory requirements, and our internal data governance policies.


Your skills and experience:


  • Strong analytical skills and previous experience of working in a MI Analyst/Data Scientist capacity preparing MI and Insights for key stakeholders.

  • Experience of using business intelligence and reporting tools such Power BI to a high level.

  • Proven experience of using Excel, Power Query and SQL

  • Has worked in industry to gain experience of:

    • Finance with a good knowledge of VAT requirements.

    • Project work to deliver an MI reports or solutions

  • Ability to work autonomously, as well as effectively collaborating within a team

  • Good knowledge and understanding of IT and data concepts.

  • Creative problem solving and critical thinking.

  • Effective communicator, with a high level of interpersonal skills, demonstrating the ability to explain complex issues in a concise and straightforward way to a wide range of audiences.

  • Ability to effectively manage time and resources to consistently prioritise and deliver within a fast-paced environment.

  • Desirable experience of the following:

    • Working in a customer focussed environment, ideally within an insurance or Engineering business.

    • Knowledge of engineering / inspection terminology and working practices.

    • Reconciliation experience and an understanding of financial concepts.


Functional/Technical Skills:

Power BI




Project Management


Accuracy and Attention to Detail


Analytical Thinking


Customer Focus


Data Visualization


Critical Thinking


Presentation Skills



What will you get in return?


We are offering a salary in the region of £27,000 to £32,000, depending on experience.  In addition, we also offer an excellent lifestyle benefits package which includes:

  • Annual company bonus

  • 12% company pension contribution (employee contribution optional)

  • 25 days holiday plus an additional 3 volunteering days

  • Contribution to medical cover

  • Discounted technology offers

  • Virtual GP appointments

  • Discounted gym membership,

  • Free flu jab

  • Discounted gadget insurance 


In this role you may also have the opportunity to work towards a Level 4 qualification (HNC) in Data Analysis – dependant on meeting qualifying criteria.


At Zurich we will consider requests for flexible working on hiring.  Many of our employees work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time, flexible hours, job share, an element of working from home or compressed hours.  Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you may need.



Who we are:


With about 55,000 employees serving customers in more than 170 countries we aspire to become the best global insurer as measured by our shareholders, customers and employees. If you're interested in working in a dynamic and challenging environment for a company that recognises and rewards your creativity, initiatives and contributions - then Zurich could be just the place for you. The success of our business is built on the contributions of our highly talented employees - people who work every day to position us at the forefront of the insurance industry. We therefore look to hire great people and we encourage those people to give their best.


You’ll feel the support of being part of a strong and stable company. A long-standing player in the insurance industry, we make every effort to address the career development needs and plans of our employees to ensure their success in the future.



Our Culture


At Zurich we are proud of our culture. We are passionate about Diversity and Inclusion. We want you to bring your whole self to work we have a diverse mix of customers and we want our employee base to reflect that.

Our diversity and inclusion initiatives are creating an environment where everyone feels welcome regardless of protected characteristics.


With the above in mind we accept applications from everyone regardless of your background, beliefs or culture however we especially welcome applications from women, people from ethnic minorities, people with a disability and people who are LGBT+ as these groups are currently under-represented in our organisation.


We are committed to continuous improvement and we offer access to a comprehensive range of training and development opportunities. Zurich is passionate about supporting employees to help others by getting involved in volunteering, charitable and community activity through the Zurich Community Trust.


So make a difference. Be challenged. Be inspired. Be supported, Love what you do. Work for us. #hybrid


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