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Matt Backhouse | Elance
 
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Matt Backhouse

Excel specialist - data/analysis/reporting
   United Kingdom
  |   Warsash, Hampshire
  |  4:53 am Local Time

Overview

I am an accomplished Excel specialist with a wide background in data manipulation, analysis and report writing.

I have worked full-time for several reputable companies within a Marketing and Finance capacity, and now wish to focus on meeting the freelance needs of businesses who have data, analysis and reporting requirements.

I specialise in MS Excel which I have now used for over 20 years, and possess broad knowledge, experience and understanding of fulfilling different user requirements. My aim is to produce efficient, accurate and...

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Service Description

I offer a wide range of data, analysis and reporting solutions using MS Excel.

I have first-hand experience in survey/questionnaire analysis & reporting, general statistics/data analysis and reporting, and financial analysis and reporting. I can advise you in any of these areas.
Depending on your requirements, I can use raw data or more refined data sources and convert them into reporting formats suitable for professional presentation.
I can design reports from scratch drawing on my 20 years of experience, or take an existing report template you may already be using and enhance/refine the content/presentation, introduce efficiencies, introduce controls, make them more user-friendly, reduce the file-size, etc. (the possibilities are numerous – just ask me and I will assist).
If you’re looking for a reporting suite you can maintain yourself, I can design reporting packages along with instructions set at a level you’re comfortable with.
Using my advanced Excel skills, I can perform any kind of analysis on your data – whether this is a whole analytical package whereby you wish me to analyse raw data and present the results graphically with supporting commentary, or whether it’s just to perform some kind of analysis for you, I will be happy to assist.
Depending on the level of complexity/technicality you require in the report, I can stick to simple formulas, charts, tables, etc. that you can maintain yourself, or I can use more complex processes and formulas (i.e....

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Employment

Carnival UK
Assistant Management Accountant
2012 - 2014
Performed accounting, reporting and analysis of financial information relating to on-board revenue. Prepared detailed balance sheet reconciliations with supporting documentation for month-end...
Office for National Statistics
Survey Analyst - Census Coverage Survey
2009 - 2011
Generated and supplied operational MI to the CCS project team and Census senior management. Designed, set up and managed the CCS MI reporting model and supporting spreadsheets within Excel....
Manpower Business Services
Assistant Accountant
2006 - 2008
Managed/monitored the accounts for one of Manpowers major contracts. Generated timely and accurate management information on a monthly and ad hoc basis. Set up and administered the master engineer...
Zurich Insurance Company
Marketing Assistant
1999 - 2000
Participated in a range of product/service development activity and research. Assisted in the development of sales/promotional campaigns, and in reviewing their effectiveness. Performed primary and...
Friends Provident
Unit Trust Report & Accounts Co-ordinator
1995 - 1997
Co-ordinated compilation of all Unit Trust Report and Account booklets on a monthly basis, working within very strict deadlines (regulated by IMRO). Administered production of all proofs and print...

Education

Southampton Solent University
HND Business & Finance
1991 - 1993
Fareham College
A-levels & GCSE's
1988 - 1990
Cams Hill School
GCSE's
1983 - 1988
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Data Analysis Analyst MI Management Information Report Writing Reporting Reports Stats Statistical Excel Spreadsheet Spreadsheets Charts Tables Manipulation Survey Surveys Questionnaire Questionnaires Vlookup Hlookup Pivot Table Pivots Macros SUMIF SUM
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