Job Title: Database Administrator
Division: EV Cargo
Location: Burton on Trent
Salary: Competitive
Closing Date: Highly competitive market rate

What is the opportunity?

EV Cargo is not a traditional company. The idea of doing something “because it’s how we have always done it” does not apply here. We are not looking for someone who wants to coast, someone who does not get involved. We don’t need someone who doesn’t share the drive, passion and motivation to grow the business and the IT function.

This Database Administrator job is working within the IT Analytics team at EV Cargo UK in Burton-on-Trent. This is a full-time, permanent job.

Within this growing team, you will report to the Analytics Manager and will be responsible for managing the Horizon function, collating analytics data and communicating this into easy-to-understand presentations for the rest of the business streams and Global business. This is a key role for the business and we need someone who has significant experience of working within a similar environment and databases. Working in this Database Administrator job, you will come into contact with colleagues on a regular basis and it is vital that you are able to manage these relationships professionally, while ensuring that the objectives and aims of the business are met.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop & maintain in-house and third-party propriety Management Information systems which are used across the organisation
  • Provide Management Information System reports to support the strategic and operational requirements of the organisation
  • Including Service development and delivery; Staff management; other resource management (Financial and Physical) as appropriate
  • Ensuring that the organisations reporting requirements are met
  • The development and maintenance of new database applications
  • Liaison with customers to obtain meaningful requirements re; reporting and application requirements

What you will need to succeed?

We are looking for someone wants to join our business at a key moment in our journey and grow with us and share in our success story.

We will offer you a supportive environment where you will be exposed to new experiences and opportunities, however previous experience in a similar position will ultimately lead to your success, and it is essential that you have experience of working with SQL, Databases and a variety of systems. Due to the nature of the role we are unable to consider applications from anyone who does not have experience of working in an IT Analytics function.

As a company we place a strong emphasis on the interactions that take place globally across the business and, as a Database Administrator this is especially important as you will be communicating with key stakeholders within the business and externally. Therefore it is essential that you conduct yourself in a professional manner and can ensure that you always ensure that EV Cargo is represented in the best possible way. You will have keen eye for detail and be a quick learner.

What will you get in return?

We are looking for someone wants to join our business at a key moment in our journey and grow with us and share in our success story.

We will offer you a supportive environment where you will be exposed to new experiences and opportunities, however previous experience in a similar position will ultimately lead to your success, and it is essential that you have experience of working with SQL, Databases and a variety of systems. Due to the nature of the role we are unable to consider applications from anyone who does not have experience of working in an IT Analytics function.

As a company we place a strong emphasis on the interactions that take place globally across the business and, as a Database Administrator this is especially important as you will be communicating with key stakeholders within the business and externally. Therefore it is essential that you conduct yourself in a professional manner and can ensure that you always ensure that EV Cargo is represented in the best possible way. You will have keen eye for detail and be a quick learner.

About Us

EV Cargo is one of the UK’s largest providers of transport, logistics and freight forwarding services and logistics technology – created by the consolidation of EV Cargo Logistics, EV Cargo Technology, EV Cargo Solutions, EV Cargo Global Forwarding and Palletforce into a corporate structure under a new single brand.

EV Cargo ensures international delivery of goods at a better value, providing warehousing and distribution solutions that help businesses grow. Global brands benefit from a distribution chain with a global reach and access to EV Cargo’s portfolio of multimodal transport links.

The business was created by specialist investor EmergeVest by consolidating ownership of six of the UK’s leading logistics companies. With £850 million of revenue, EV Cargo is the largest privately-owned logistics business in the UK, providing mission-critical supply chain services to a portfolio of great customers and leading brands.

We are constantly looking to grow and develop and therefore are recruiting for a Database Administrator to join the IT Analytics team at EV Cargo UK.

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