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Data Quality Lead

Job Description

A new opportunity has arisen to work for a large NHS organisation as a Data Quality Lead, for 3 months in the first instance. The successful candidate will support the implementation of a pilot to improve elective recovery.

Main responsibilities:

  • Manage a complex network of technical and operational stakeholders to ensure forward progress of the Trust CCS implementation;
  • Conduct data reviews of the data within Trust CCS and spot areas of technical or operational concern (incorrectly interrogated fields, long waiters, or arising clinical issues);
  • Ensure resolution of identified issues by working proactively with Theatre Schedulers and Consultants;
  • Provide feedback and data for monitoring of progress, activity, and other relevant information;
  • Support Data Quality Analyst with collecting, aggregating, entering, and helping to validate data;
  • Providing data quality advice and guidance to other colleagues in the Trusts;
  • Feeding back changes that will need to be made to data management within Trusts experience;
  • Monitoring services to ensure compliance with national data quality standards;
  • Promoting the importance of data quality across the organization;
  • Supporting the RTT validation team where required including undertaking validation tasks / training.
  • The ideal candidate will have:

  • Flexible and adaptable; able to work in ambiguous situations.
  • A technical mindset, able to review and interpret clinical data
  • Understanding of NHS data
  • Experience of data quality activities
  • Experience in key database systems e.g., SQL
  • If you are interested in this post, please send a copy of your updated CV to Ben Cook on