- Retail
03 September 2018 X

Senior BI Analyst–

Salary £30,000 to £40,000
Location Harrogate
Type Permanent
Sector Business Support Sales

About the post–

POST- recruitment are recruiting a Senior BI Analyst for a well known retailer based on the outskirts of Harrogate.

You will be responsible for developing and leading the full BI strategy for this company on a global scale, the position carries full autonomy of the full range of business reporting, in both a reactive and proactive manner.

You will be required to strategically design and implement BI software and systems, including integration with databases and data warehouses and development, whilst also leading BI throughout the entire business. This includes selecting, blueprinting, gathering requirements, designing, and rolling out BI solutions to end users across the business.

You will also have responsibility for ensuring high levels of BI availability through support functions and in-depth testing. To succeed you must have expertise knowledge in SQL Server, ETL/Data Warehousing and Business Objects/Crystal Reports.

Key responsibilities

  • Assess and cultivate long-term strategic goals for BI development in conjunction with end users, managers, clients, and other stakeholders.
  • Conduct research and make recommendations on BI products, services, and standards in support of procurement and development efforts.
  • Evaluate and select database/data warehouse components, including hardware, ETL software, metadata management tools, and database design solutions
  • Lead the integration efforts for merging BI platforms with enterprise systems and applications.
  • Design, code, test, and document all new or modified BI systems, applications, and programs.
  • Develop the semantic layer, metadata, reports, and report definitions.
  • Assist in the design of databases and data warehouses to ensure interoperability with BI solutions.
  • Analyse user requirements and, based on findings, design functional specifications for BI front-end applications.
  • Produce ETL design guidelines to ensure a manageable ETL infrastructure for the BI system.
  • Act as evangelist for BI benefits across the organisation; promote BI usage to relevant departments.

What we need from you–

  • Business Intelligence Analysis and Development
  • Ms SQL Server 
  • ETL and Data warehousing (SSIS)
  • Relational Databases
  • Analytical - ability to analyse reporting requirements
  • Experience of working with complex data sets
  • SQL Scripting experience, Creating reports
  • MIBI Work Stream (Management Information / Business Intelligence)
  • Business Objects / BOXI / Universe / Webi
  • Crystal Reports
  • ETL

What you’ll get–

  • £30,000 to £40,000
  • Harrogate
  • Great Location
  • Free Parking

If you are interested in this role, please apply ASAP. This vacancy is being advertised by Post Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Post Recruitment Ltd are those of an Employment Agency, visit our website for more details