Data Analyst - Secondment

Location Dublin
Job ref: 079095
Published: about 2 months ago

Woodie's is the market-leading DIY, Home& Garden retailer in Ireland with 35 stores nationwide and an online presence. We are proud to be listed as Ireland's Top Retailer by Great Places to Work and an official Best Workplace for Women! We are also listed as one of the 75 Best Large Workplaces in Europe and are recognised by the Irish Centre for Diversity & Inclusion as an accredited Investor in Diversity.

We are seeking a Data Analyst for a 6-month secondment. 

About the Role: 

We are seeking an internal candidate for a 6-month secondment as a Data Analyst. This role is crucial in identifying and bridging data gaps in our product information and strengthening data verification processes, to aid more robust internal systems and to support our Sustainability strategy.


Our ideal candidate:

  • Exhibits strong analytical skills with a track record of working with complex data sets and providing actionable insights.
  • Is detail-oriented, ensuring high standards of data accuracy and integrity.
  • Possesses excellent problem-solving abilities and can work proactively to identify issues and implement solutions.
  • Is a collaborative team player who can engage with multiple stakeholders.
  • Can adapt quickly to new tools and processes, with a willingness to learn and take on challenges.
  • Has effective communication skills to articulate data findings.
  • Has an interest in sustainability and looking to move into sustainability space.
  • A drive to create positive change.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Data Integrity Audits: Perform comprehensive audits of product sustainability data to identify inaccuracies and inconsistencies.
  • Data Improvement Initiatives: Lead initiatives to close data gaps, enhance data collection methods, and improve overall data quality.
  • Supplier Data Alignment: Work with category teams to ensure supplier data aligns with Woodie's sustainability criteria and data standards.
  • Training and Support: Provide training and ongoing support to category teams to maintain data accuracy.
  • Process Optimization: Identify opportunities to streamline data processes for efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Collaborative Projects: Engage in cross-functional projects aimed at enhancing product attributes and reporting.



  • Strong interest in or working towards qualification in data analytics.
  • Strong proficiency in data management systems and MS Office, particularly Excel.
  • Familiarity with basic environmental and sustainability requirements is highly advantageous but not required.


What You Will Gain:

  • Professional Development: Enhance your skills in data management and sustainability practices through hands-on experience in this dynamic role.
  • Impactful Work: Make a tangible impact on Woodie's commitment to the environment by directly contributing to our sustainability strategy.
  • Cross-Functional Exposure: Collaborate with various departments, gaining unique insights and a comprehensive understanding of how sustainability is woven through the fabric of our retail operations.


We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Woodie's. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform critical job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.