Database Administrator

Database Administrator

  • Posted Date:21st April 2022
  • Apply Before: 31st May 2022
  • Job Type:Full Time
Job Description

Department: Information Technology
Reporting to IT Business Systems Manager
Grade: 5
Salary: £45,798
Base: Gravesend with occasional visits to other PLA offices and flexible working from home arrangements.
Closing date: 31 May 2022
Initial online interviews: ASAP
Interview date: TBC

Are you an experienced and motivated Database Administrator? The Port of London Authority is seeking someone to help build and maintain a corporate-wide data warehouse combining data from a wide array of systems and providing the business tools and know-how to improve business insight.

The ideal candidate will be an analytical problem solver with technical expertise in Microsoft SQL server and Power BI and extensive experience in data warehouse implementation and management.

We are looking for someone with excellent communication, interpersonal skills and business acumen – enabling them to evaluate situations quickly and identify effective solutions. Its essential the post holder is able to confidentially engage with a wide range of internal and external customers and has a pro-active and motivated attitude as this will serve you well in our highly-skilled and diverse team.

The ideal candidate will be degree educated with at least 5 years experience in a similar role.

For further information or an informal discussion contact Luke Steggles, IT Business Systems Manager, 01474 562301

Benefits package:

  • 28 days annual leave
  • Private medical insurance
  • Generous pension
  • Onsite parking with electric charging
  • Access to Occupational Health, Mindfulness, Counselling and Physiotherapy
  • Workplace Nursery Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Salary Sacrifice Car Scheme

A full job description is available here.

To apply, please complete an application form (Word, PDF) and send it to recruitment@pla.co.uk before the closing date of 31 May 2022.

You are required to have a Right to Work in UK, as currently the PLA is not a sponsor employer, therefore an offer of employment cannot be made unless you currently hold the rights to live and work in the UK.