Apprenticeship vacancy

Level 4 Data Analyst

Business Intelligence Apprentice

Location: Runcorn

Flexible working hours. The role will be based both from home and from the company offices in Runcorn – a split of 3 days working remotely, and 2 days office based, as a guide.

Salary: £15k – £17k


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About the company:

This company  includes a portfolio of branded companies of chemical distribution and related chemical services of samples management, storage and blending.

Companies is a wholly owned private company, head quartered in the UK and with an international presence in: Benelux, Brazil, China, France, Germany, Nordics and Poland. The group exports to customers in over 90 countries.

Being in a relatively old-fashioned industry, this company are bucking the trend when it comes to digital acceptance and business intelligence. With this comes a requirement to bring an apprentice in house who can aid in the creation, development and maintenance of their data and business intelligence stack.

Brief job description:

Estio Training have an exciting new opportunity for a Business Intelligence apprentice with a company based in Runcorn. Reporting to the Group Digital Lead, you will be asked to truly understand the data and develop it using good practice with security always at the forefront. Working alongside the Digital Delivery Analyst, you will have the opportunity to make the role your own and establish yourself as a key part of the digital team. You should be a self-starter and have the ability to work independently with pace.


Job Description:

The Position

You will be working closely with the on site management team, to ensure the collation and interpretation of accurate management information.


Key Role Responsibilities


  • Creation of dashboards and reporting utilising Qlik Sense
  • Maintenance and development of our data warehouse
  • Data extraction and analysis
  • Troubleshoot user and customer issues
  • Communicate and work closely with stakeholders & 3rd party developers


  • 5 GCSEs grades A*-C/9-4 or equivalent (including English Language and Maths)


Personal qualities:

The Person


Strong IT skills and be an expert using MS Excel, you will be excited by data and have a logical and methodical approach to data analysis.  At the very least you need to be outgoing with a strong focus on customer service.  You will work well in a team being flexible and open to change when business demands require. You must have a strong work ethic working well under pressure with excellent organisational skills and the ability to meet deadlines.

Personal Skills:

  • Basic SQL Management Studio
  • Advanced Excel
  • Data Security Principles



  • Qlik/Qlik Sense
  • Python
  • Agile Product Development & ways of working


Future prospects:

The role offers long term security and the opportunity to progress into a permanent position.

Training to be provided:

The Estio Training programme gives young people the opportunity to get hands on experience in the IT industry whilst still employed in a real paid job with no cost or debt.

Learners will receive six weeks of intensive training. Whilst in the workplace, apprentices will also receive continual coaching, help and guidance from a dedicated Skills Development Coach who will be there to ensure that they get the most from their work experience.

This apprenticeship will give you a Level 4 Data Analyst Standard with training in areas such as:

  • Functional skills, Maths L2 and English L2
  • Data Analysis Tools
  • Data Analysis Concepts
  • Data Analytics Software
  • Developing Software using SQL


Some of these modules will include an option to take an examination in order to receive a professional certificate.