Our client is the UK's leading dementia charity. They provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia.
Dementia Voice is how they work with people affected by dementia to share their experiences and be part of making change happen. They want to involve people affected by dementia in all stages of their work and across their services – from making decisions with their senior leaders, to working with their people locally.
Position: Database Support Officer
Location: Flexible across England, Wales and Northern Ireland
Job type: Full time, Permanent
Salary: £24,866 to £29,981 actual per annum, depending on location
Closing date: 23 June 2019
Interview date: 2 July 2019
About the role:
As part of running the Dementia Voice programme they have a database to record the details of people affected by dementia ensuring they engage them in the most appropriate way and match their interests and experiences to their Dementia Voice activities. The Dementia Voice database will provide all staff with a method for connecting and involving a community of people.
This role will help them keep the data accurate, provide management reporting, offer colleagues support in using the database, and suggesting database and process improvements for the future.
This will enable them to provide evidence to their own colleagues, decision makers, and the wider society that their work continues to be informed and inspired by people affected by dementia.
Are you passionate about how databases can support business processes? Do you love being responsible for turning data into information to gives colleagues the evidence they need to know how well activities are performing and knowing where improvements can be made?
You are someone with a broad set of experiences to cover a range of data management activities critical for the successful use of a database. Technical challenges do not deter you, yet you know how to explain issues to others without jargon. You enjoy working under your own initiative to analyse existing processes and suggest improvements. You also take pleasure in witnessing your daily support tasks contribute to a programme which enables people affected by dementia to transform our thinking.
Their employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. They are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely. All contributing to a strong work life balance. They also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with them.
Our client embraces diversity, inclusion and accessibility for all of their people. They are committed to building a diverse organisation that represents the communities they serve and ensuring inclusion in everything they do.
You may have experience of the following: Database Support Officer, Database Officer, Database Administrator, Database Analyst, Data Analyst, Database Assistant, Database Coordinator, Data Management, Administrator, Charity, Charities, NFP, Not for Profit, Third Sector, etc.