Reference : GBR05064

Database Administrator

  • Information Systems
  • United Kingdom Glasgow
  • Temporary
  • Posting date : 11/25/2021

Position description

At Saint-Gobain people matter to us, and we try to show that every day. As part of this, our aim is to create an enterprising and innovative working environment, where you have the opportunity to learn new skills, and develop your career. Did you know we have been awarded top UK & Global Employer 5 Years Running!?

This role will see you working with Saint-Gobain Building Distribution which includes general builders and plumbers merchants, and a wide variety of specialist materials distributors.

In the role, you will prepare and distribute performance reports and statistics, as well as manage and maintain the Microsoft Databases and reports. Please note, this is a temporary role until July 2022, with the possibility of extension.


  • Prepare and distribute performance reports and statistics in accordance with agreed timetables for internal and external use
  • Support the Credit Services Function within the Group
  • Provide administrative duties as required
  • First point of contact for queries coming into the department

Additional Requirements

  • Strong MS Access experience
  • Database Admin/maintenance (basic understanding of changing/updating tables, data imports/refresh etc.)
  • Reporting (ideally design of queries out of MS Access)
  • PC literate with knowledge of MS Office
  • Positive and confident communicator with good interpersonal skills
  • Able to work under pressure and deliver reports in a timely manner

Who are we ?


‘Making the world a better home’ – Saint-Gobain’s purpose, we have a history spanning more than 350 years and have a responsibility to address the major challenges faced by humanity. We are on a journey to make the world a beautiful and sustainable place to live and have pledged to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2050!


Flexible packages designed for you!

We know employees value different things more than others. As well as a great range of standard benefits, we understand circumstances in life also change so flexibility through these changes is important. We give employees the ability to change and alter their package to match their needs. This flexibility is self-administered through our on-line employee hub called bubble! (Winner! UK & Ireland ‘Best Flexible Benefits Plan’ award at the Employee Benefits Awards 2020)


An evolving world! / The future of tomorrow

Saint-Gobain UK & Ireland is home to some of the best known and respected companies in the construction sector including Jewson, British Gypsum, Isover, Graham The Plumbers Merchant and Artex. We manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all.

We are an equal opportunities employer, we embrace diversity and are on a mission to make our organisation inclusive and accessible to all, we believe that working in a diverse business can be more enjoyable, teams can be more innovative, and make better decisions. We already employ many fantastic people from diverse backgrounds, but we still want to do more.

We want to be a business that you’ll be proud to work for; one that is committed to improving people’s daily life, being responsible, doing the right thing, and to preserving the environment by embedding sustainability in all our businesses.


Apply Now to complete our quick application process and be a part of our future!

Top Employer 2021