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BI Analyst

  • Location: Walsall, Walsall, England
  • Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus + 10% company discount per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 12 days ago

  • Sector: Industry & Commerce
  • Contact: Faheema Oughradar
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 18 August 2021
  • Job Ref: JN -062021-461084

Role: BI Analyst

Location - Walsall/Remote

Salary - 40-45k

Job purpose:

To work as a member of the Business Information Team, providing data-related solutions and expertise on a range of business as usual and project activities across the Poundland and Dealz businesses.

This will involve engaging and collaborating with internal and external stakeholders at all levels from every function with the business to understand their requirements, develop and test solutions, and support implementation during and post go live.

Key interfaces and relationships:

  • Head of IT Strategy and Planning
  • Business Information Team Leader
  • Other Business Intelligence Analysts
  • The Database Administration Team
  • IT Operations
  • Business Stakeholders


Data Modelling and Development

  • Develop new and maintain existing BI reports, dashboards, and data extracts using primarily Microsoft technologies
  • Utilize in-depth technical skills to propose and implement BI process improvements, efficiencies, and upgrades in conjunction with the rest of the BI team
  • Develop an understanding of business processes and data flows to contribute to the IT shared knowledge base and provide technical advice and guidance to both IT colleagues and the wider business

Data Management

  • Contribute to the overall data strategy by enforcing consistent standards, documentation, and methodologies are used
  • Provide support to other colleagues, both internal to IT and the wider business in utilizing the data sources provided to self-serve and extract data effectively and consistently
  • Show an awareness of how to deal with sensitive or proprietary information in a secure manner

Analytics and Data Visualisation

  • Evaluate the need for analytics, assesses the problems to be solved and what internal or external data sources to use or acquire. Communicate results using visualization methods appropriate to the target audience
  • Apply standard analysis methods to ensure data produced can be easily compared
  • Contribute to the development of analytics policy, standards, and guidelines.

Knowledge requires:

Complete Microsoft database suite

  • SQL Server
  • SQL Reporting Services
  • SQL Analysis Services - Tabular desirable
  • SQL Integration Service
  • Power BI desirable