Assistant Director of Business Intelligence – Data Strategy

Regulator of Social Housing

The Regulator of Social Housing regulates registered providers of social housing to promote an efficient and well-governed sector that can deliver homes to meet a range of needs,

Requirements of the role

In this role, you will take responsibility for ensuring that the Regulator’s data architecture, analytical platforms and tools are up to date and that we have a strategic approach to our data, analysis and information needs. You will manage the development of our data architecture, analytical platforms and tools, implementing change where necessary and contributing to the production of key regulatory data publications and analysis.

You will develop and implement an analytical data science strategy, using data science analysis and tools to draw insights from the Regulator’s data and external sources and will oversee and improve our current data collection system and processes, working with colleagues to provide quality data and analysis to ensure that regulatory work is data-driven, and that insights are provided.

Person specification

As the successful candidate, you will have a proven track record of delivery in a data architecture and analytics environment, with experience of leading data architecture development programmes from inception to implementation.

You will have experience of delivering within a complex stakeholder environment and will have a track record of leading high-performing data teams. You will have excellent communication skills, with the ability to influence others, managing relationships with authority and credibility.  Experience of leading and delivering analytical projects and publications would be an advantage.

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Birmingham, Bristol, Leeds, Manchester

 Contract type

Full time, Permanent


Assistant Director, Business Intelligence, Data Strategy

 Working pattern

Flexible working, Hybrid

 Closing Date