Database Administrator

Posted on Jan 23, 2019 by The Brain Tumour Charity

Farnborough, Hampshire United Kingdom
Leisure & Sport
26 Dec 2018
Annual Salary
Who are we?

We are a rapidly growing charity seeking to accelerate change for those affected by brain tumours, which kill more children and adults under 40 in the UK than any other cancer. Our five-year strategy is ambitious and sets out plans to double survival from brain tumours and halve the harm they cause to quality of life.

Our exciting job role!

Joining our BRIAN (Brain tumouR Information and Analysis Network) team you will assist in the development and implementation of the underlying data warehouse. The Database Administrator will be responsible for day-to-day support of production, user acceptance, development and test databases. You will provide excellent technical support across all database environments, as well as operational support for database issues initiated from incidents or changes.

This role is full time - 37.5 hours and will be based in our Farnborough office, with some out‑of‑hours working.

What we'd like from you:

It's simple - all you need to succeed in this role is talent, ambition and energy. You must completely embrace our values, offer a great cultural fit, inspire us every day and deliver amazing results in a fast paced environment.

The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years' experience of operational and strategic database administration and support. They will have experience of working with and understanding complex systems in addition to good practice methods and be able to apply them quickly and efficiently to provide good value for money for The Charity If this is for you, we'd love to hear from you!

What we'd like to give you:

- Salary circa £35,000 (dependent on experience)

- 25 days holiday plus bank holidays - pro rata for part-time contracts (we also close at Christmas as a 'thank you' for volunteering your time at some of our events throughout the year*)

- Generous pension contribution*

- Life assurance cover*

- Employee Assistance Programme

- Loads of other great benefits, plus an amazing culture to work in, a great team and lots of fun (and cake!)

How to apply to join our amazing team:

Please apply online attaching your CV and a supporting statement explaining why you want the role, what you would bring to the team and how your skillset and experience will enable us to make a real impact for those affected by brain tumours.

First interview date and location: Monday, 14th January 2019

Second interview date and location: Monday, 21st January 2019

More about us:

Don't forget to check out our short video (you can find it on our You Tube channel) to find out more about our culture and what it is like to work at The Brain Tumour Charity.

Did you know we have won a variety of awards for our HeadSmart campaign including the NHS Innovation Award, Third Sector Excellence Awards and Charity Times Awards and have been ranked a top global organisation by renowned management consultants McKinsey?

For more details, please visit our website.

We reserve the right to close the advert early in the event of receiving a sufficient number of applications and may extend the advert if we don't find our perfect team mate!

We process your data in accordance with the Data Protection Act 2018 and the General Data Protection Regulation. For full details, please read our privacy policy for job applicants.

*subject to qualifying criteria

Reference: 615600386

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