Data Officer

Deadline: 15th Jun 2018

Funded by the National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund, Drink Wise, Age Well aims to help people aged over 50 make healthier choices about their alcohol use as they age.  

Based in five demonstration areas across the UK we look to raise awareness, change attitudes, combat stigmatisation, and develop a body of evidence on how to prevent and reduce alcohol related harm in people over 50, to inform future practices in the UK.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our busy and committed central team.  As the Data Officer you will play an important role in capturing and drawing insights from the programme data and presenting this to a range of audiences including stakeholders and funders.

You will collaborate closely with the Data and Information Governance Manager to quality assure and provide staff support for various data collection systems.

As the Data Officer you should be able to exhibit strong analytical thinking, display innovative and problem-solving skills and possess a high attention to detail.  Strong IT skills are desirable.

The ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to contribute across disciplines in a small team environment
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel, Access and Office 365
  • Familiarity with data protection legislation and requirements
  • Previous experience of working with event management systems

The office location for this post is Glasgow but occasional UK wide travel will be required.


Full details relating to the role and responsibilities are provided below.


Please note that all applications must be made via the Addaction web site; CVs will not be accepted.

For further information about the post please contact Hazel Smith at / 0141 221 8390

Closing date for applications: 15 June 2018        

Interview Date:  25 June 2018 (may be subject to change)

Addaction is an equal opportunities employer.

Location: Glasgow with regular UK travel
Postcode: G2 8BD
Category: Fixed Term
Contract duration and end date: End date: 31/03/2020
Full Time equivalent salary: £23,888
Contracted Hours per week: 20
Normal Hours: Mon to Fri
Allowance Amount / Type: Nil
Closing Date: 15/06/2018
Ref No: 1781