Data Analyst (PowerBI Specialist)

  • Multiple business locations with onsite parking
  • Showcase your ability with an influential player in IoT
  • Full-time, Mon - Fri, flexi start/finish times | Immediate start | Project-based


Forsythes Recruitment & HR are proud to partner with a high-profile Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) who understands the value of data in driving improvements to productivity, efficiency and safety. Nationally recognised for innovation in the mining and health sectors, you'll join an organisation bursting with Newcastle's premier technical talent.


A brand new role has been created for a Data Analyst specialising in Microsoft PowerBI to embed a broader use of Business Intelligence throughout the business. Your days will be largely independent and autonomous, delivering recurring and ad-hoc reports to various internal stakeholders across multiple business divisions and specialisations.

This position is project-based, working on-site with an expected engagement period of between 3 - 6 months.

Though your role will be dynamic, typical responsibilities include:

  • Communicate with Departments with diverse areas of expertise to understand reporting requirements
  • Build and deliver existing reporting concepts and develop new dataset to meeting unique business unit requirements
  • Recognise reporting gaps and utilise available data to remedy these
  • Create and maintain documentation on dataset designs, data fields used and user access
  • Develop visualisation tools to highlight areas for improvement, assist with decision making and support future initiatives
  • Drive and embed the implementation and use of business intelligence throughout the organisation


Possessing 2 or more years' experience as a Data Analyst, you'll be well-versed in data interpretation and visualisation but enter this position with plenty of room to grow. With strong communication skills and an ability to create concise, accurate and straightforward reports, you will be able to articulate key insights to people of diverse professional backgrounds.

In addition, you:

  • Are highly proficient with Microsoft PowerBI
  • Demonstrate experience with SQL queries and ETL/ELT process delivery
  • Work with an understanding on various Project/Process Delivery frameworks, such as SDLC and Agile

Next Steps:

The best way to be immediately considered for this position is by clicking "Apply" to submit your resume and any supporting documentation.

If you have any questions, please reach out to Katie Notley via email at with the subject line "ID#48647".

Forsythes Recruitment & HR are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability status.