Business Intelligence Specialist

  • Location

    Crawley, West Sussex

  • Sector:

    Business Intelligence

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  • Salary:

    Up to £400.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Jonathan Tranter

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    5 Months

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  • Client:


Business Intelligence Specialist

Location: Crawley, East Sussex

Duration: 5 Months

Rate: £400.00 per day

Our client require a Business Intelligence Specialist to join their Business Analyst team on an initial 5 month contract basis.

  • Support and evolve the Business Intelligence capability throughout the business
  • BI / Analytics report design and requirements capture
  • Dashboard design, development and deployment
  • Project management - including planning workpackages and business interaction.
  • Development of analytics reports and dashboards for business consumption.

The role reports to the UK Head of data management. As a member of the Business Analyst team you will deliver and support application reporting services that are "best in class" to support the needs of the various businesses and functions.

  • To use industry standard Business Intelligence development techniques to be able to capture requirements and develop solutions to business issues.

Key Responsibilities and Tasks:

Member of the Business Analysis team:

  • Manage and run business workshops and 121's to understand the business report, dashboard and data requirements.
  • Development of exciting and innovative dashboards and reports for business use across all of the UK businesses and functions
  • Integrate with key internal programmes and workstreams
  • Agree and manage functional reporting requirements through the various reporting toolsets used in within the business, ensuring that critical business information is available in a timely and accurate manner.
  • Capture, triage and delivery of business requirements through process analysis, initial solution design through to delivery.
  • Support business to adopt common processes and common toolsets.


  • Strong background of dashboard and reports requirements capture
  • Able to translate business requirements into documented designs
  • Broad experience of a number of reporting tools - Tableau, Power BI, Cognos Analytics
  • Broad experience of data modelling and report design and development
  • Established Business Analysis skills to identify business reporting need and determine solutions
  • Ability to be able to deliver training material, process briefings, requirements capture, etc. to small and large audiences.
  • Recognise the importance that data and data integrity play in managing a business and the tools that support the process.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent skill level in common office tools (MS office suite etc).
  • Involvement in business transformation activities
  • Dashboard and report development
  • BI requirements capture and translation from requirement to delivery
  • Understanding/Empathy with Business Change/User Change impacts of IS changes


  • Good all round knowledge of business structures and processes. How businesses work and how they use toolsets to promote efficiency
  • Broad IT Knowledge (IS strategy, infrastructure, architecture, security and service management)
  • Design to implementation methodologies, preferably gained through practical experience.
  • Understanding of project management principles and processes.
  • Good technical knowledge of commonly used business applications (ERP, PLM etc).
  • Project management experience