Business Intelligence Analyst

Job Title: Business Intelligence Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £100 per hour
Start Date: ASAP Subject to Clearance
Reference: 1705-28_1494427063
Contact Name: Emma Broderick
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 10, 2017 15:37

Job Description

Sitec are currently looking to recruit a Business Intelligence Analyst for a private nuclear MoD establishment in Reading, The post is for an estimated 6 month contract and is paying competitively on an hourly basis.

To delivery and support a comprehensive suite of management information and analytic capabilities for the client.

* Understand from Business consumers what information they require and how it can be delivered
* Identify and interrogate source data within Oracle and other sources
* Development of the web based software interrogation tool (OBIEE) to deliver the required information to support business decisions
* Delivery of accurate information through appropriate mechanisms to senior management
* Acts as the technical expert for BI capability across the business
* Providing practical assistance and expert advice in all aspects of business intelligence across the clients business.
* Support the ongoing implementation of BI for the client
* Develop and deliver training to all areas of the Business in order to aid their understanding of the significance and limitations of reporting
* Foster best practice within the business by providing guidance to users and information owners influencing their approach and requirements
* Review, learn and improve BI processes, ensuring full integration with corporate business processes, enabling appropriate performance reporting and governance
* Lead and manage cross-company virtual teams (including external subject matter experts) to deliver business requirements
* Assessing safety and security implications of the information delivered through BI across the business and ensuring appropriate action is taken
* Proactive identification of opportunities for developing BI across the business

* To ensure understanding and application of all responsibilities with regard to the Company's Environment, Health, Safety, Security and Quality Standards
* Provide leadership, expertise, and on-going support to senior management, process owners and other information owners
* Establish Review, Learn and Improve (RLI) activities to increase the effectiveness of processes and procedures, to review the delivery of BI and to review the information available against business requirements
* Provide support to and mentor the role of embedded BI analysts in the business- giving a corporate view and expert advice to those analysts in the business
* Provide proactive help to resolve problems with processes and procedures and specific work conflicts both to senior management and to other analysts across the business, acting as the technical expert
* Monitor the effectiveness of BI delivery and raise the profile of BI in the business
* Acting as a corporate authority on the effective display of information through dashboards, scorecards and their components
* Responsible for undertaking other duties as reasonably required from time to time by line and task management
* Good understanding of Data Protection Act requirements
* Strong understanding of the business environment and constraints to add value through the definition and delivery of information through the BI tools
* Strong understanding of Oracle reporting
* Strong written, verbal and presentational skills
* Ability to communicate with stakeholders (internal and external) and at all levels
* Ability to lead and motivate at all levels of the company
* Initiating and driving change, with drive to achieve results
* Personal credibility
* Understanding of OLAP methodologies, techniques and development
* Understanding of SQL and ability to define moderately complex queries
* Ability to manage conflict while maintaining positive working relationships
* Comfortable with engaging a wide range of stakeholders across the business to build an understanding of the issues associated with BI and then finding practical workable solutions that support added value activities including:
* Willingness to support process owners, stakeholders, business change managers and governance boards
* Motivated by success, overcoming issues and blockages to achieve this
* Awareness of organisational politics
* Strive towards risk reduction
* Willing to share BI experience
* Committed to BI and knowledge transfer
* Adopts lateral and innovative thinking to deliver business requirements

* Proven experience in the delivery of information to consumers, including presentation, analysis and formatting and providing this at a senior level within the business
* Requirements capture through leading workshops and other means
* Use of Business Intelligence tools including Essbase, OBIEE+, Informatica, DAC
* Extensive previous experience within the BI arena
* Proven in depth experience in the management of the full BI information life cycle
* Coordination of cross-company virtual teams
* Degree level education or the equivalent experience is preferred
* Willing and able to obtain and maintain the security clearance required for the role

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec, part of the Sitec Group. The services advertised by Sitec are those of an Employment Business

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.