Head of Business Intelligence

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    Warwickshire, England

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £60000 per annum + PLUS bonus, benefits, car allowance

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    Taela Elms

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Taela Elms

Head of BI role working for a leading Medical Services company - Hybrid working, Warwick based. (£55K PLUS 15% bonus, 7% matched pension, car allowance)

The Head of Business Intelligence will be responsible for managing the generation, analysis and presentation of data as required by the business to support decision making and performance management. The post holder will ensure all new and previously deployed reporting systems are supported, developed and maintained.

You will oversea the BI team (currently just one head with potential to grow) so some managerial experience is necessary and you will still be very hands on in this role.

In this role you will:

  • Engage and support the senior management team to develop solutions for monitoring performance and enhancing the understanding of operational activities.
  • Manage SQL data warehouse, including the ETL processes for external data sources (e.g. SAP, Lumeon RIS and SharePoint).
  • Assist the Finance team in maintaining and improving their existing Interactive P&L and Balanced Scorecard dashboards
  • Represent the Business Intelligence function in all relevant internal and external meetings, including providing guidance for the ongoing development of the RIS systems and managing relationships with parent company
  • Ensure data quality of information being input in to the RIS systems, making users aware of issues identified, reporting technical bugs to the Technology team for escalation.
  • Review and sign off reporting requirements for new contracts, ensuring the company will be able to provide the datasets required within the specified timescales.
  • Manage and develop Power BI and SSRS operational reporting portal, reporting schedules and data driven subscriptions
  • Manage and develop SQL failover cluster to optimise performance and deliver a stable reporting environment for users.
  • Ensure operational data questions are investigated and feedback is provided to end users, using any knowledge gained to update and improve reporting solutions.
  • Deliver improved automation processes to save the operational team's valuable time to focus on patient facing activities.

Essential Technical Skills:

  • Previous experience of working in a senior data position, analysing and reporting business results and KPIs, working closely with operational and commercial teams.
  • Able to understand and write complex queries, stored procedures, functions, triggers and views.
  • Detailed knowledge and experience of Microsoft BI Stack, including SSIS, SSRS and Power BI
  • Microsoft Reporting Services experience, writing complex reports, report scheduling, internal distribution, and use of data-driven subscriptions.
  • Understanding of PowerShell scripting in relation to files, folders and SSRS portal.
  • Understanding of ETL processes including knowledge of data warehousing
  • Understanding of local and cloud hosting of Power BI report server
  • Advance user of Microsoft Excel with Visual Basic, comfortable working with large volumes of data

Non-Technical Skills:

  • Experienced in business data and financial modelling
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Outstanding communicator
  • Confident in communicating at all levels of the organisation
  • Hands-on, energetic, proactive, self-starter who is able to work to tight deadlines
  • Strong attention to detail, speed and accuracy essential

This company offers a great culture and environment to work in. There is opportunity to grow in this role and really shape the BI department. Please get in touch asap if interested by applying or emailing directly on taelaelms @workwithglee.com

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