We’re delighted to announce the appointment of Heather Forshaw as Data Analyst who joins our growing data team at our headquarters in Bromborough on the Wirral.
Reporting to our Operations Manager, Martyn Whyte, Heather joins a growing team of data experts. Heather has considerable experience of SQL Server databases, specialising in the loading and extraction of data along with having analytical skills to help our clients get the most from their data.
She is involved in all stages of a data project, from set-up and data load checks through to manipulating data, report production and interpretation of the results. Like her data team colleagues, her core aim is to assist our clients to get the best from their data to enable them to make more informed investment or disposal decisions.
Born and raised in Liverpool, Heather is well qualified for the role having achieved an Honours degree in Information Systems from Liverpool John Moores University. She has over 12 years’ experience in Management Information Systems gained in further education at Hugh Baird College in Bootle. Here Heather was responsible for the Student Record System including reporting using SQL, Excel and later developing a bespoke dashboard system using SQL Server Reporting for use across the college.
Heather loves going to the theatre and will watch anything from ballet and dance to stand-up and musicals. She’s also a keen film enthusiast and enjoys music and reading.
Commenting on Heather’s appointment, Martyn Whyte said: “As we push forward with our next phase of growth, Heather is the latest appointment in our data, implementation and technical support function investment. Due to her significant experience she was able to hit the ground running and has settled in really quickly. As we continue to grow, Heather will play an increasingly important role on the front line dealing with our Housing Association clients, ensuring that we continue to service their needs with a high degree of expertise.”