08 Apr, 2019

IT Graduate Scheme (Data Analyst)

  • Sage
  • Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
Grad Scheme Data Analytics

Job Description

Our IT teams operate globally with one of our largest and busiest IT Hubs based in our large Newcastle offices.

For those who are about to graduate in 2019 (or have already graduated), this scheme is a great way to join our Global IT team. Our graduates are asked to do real work, solving problems from the very start.

Our IT mission is to transform the way technology is delivered to customers and colleagues across the world with the emphasis on simplicity, mobility, and efficiency. Data and Analytics is central to enabling our colleagues to focus more on our customers and increasing revenue by providing innovative and deeper insights into our customers, as well as the ability to use these insights to personalise the customer journey across channels. This role will expose the Graduate Data Analyst to leading edge technologies and infrastructure with the opportunity to establish skills in big data, data science and new analytical methodologies.

Teamwork is key and we do have a lot of fun including getting our people to engage in Sage foundation activities. This is the way we support our local communities and businesses and live and breathe our Values!
We also have an in-house gym and endless social activities always going on. You’ll be joining a cohort of graduates across a variety of functions so you’ll be part of a much bigger community from the very start. If you're looking to exercise your creativity in one of Europe’s most growing and vibrant cities, Sage Newcastle is calling.
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Key Responsibilities What we look for in you?

  • A passion for learning, enthusiasm and the ability to work within a close-knit team to deliver results.
  • A keen eye for detail and an inquisitive mind. You'll be able to demonstrate resilience and determination whilst remaining flexible and responsive to the changing demands of a fast-paced environment. You must have good listening, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Desire to learn and adopt new analytical techniques and methodologies
  • A degree in a subject with some numerical aspect with an expected 2:1 pass grade or relevant professional qualification

What do you get?

  • You will be mentored and supported by an experienced team of IT and Data professionals throughout the year but will be encouraged to play a full role in your own development process.
  • You’ll be part of a broader cohort where you will mix with other Graduates from across other functions who are undertaking their journey at Sage.
  • The scheme will run for 2 years and will include fast start onboarding into the role allowing you to make a significant contribution to our business quickly.
  • You’ll be part of a large organisation where you can build a foundation for your future career.
  • You’ll have fun!

Sage offers a fantastic range of benefits covering everything from health to life-style choices. In addition to a generous pension, healthcare cash plan, income protection, and life assurance as standard; you are also eligible for benefits such as travel, mobile and computer loans, cycle to work, and gym membership. Sage also operates a market-leading bonus scheme that really rewards our high-performance culture and your personal contribution. You also get extra days off for Sage Foundation and Training.

If you are interested in this role, please apply to register your interest. We are looking for people to join our 2019 scheme where the join date is October 2019.