Business Intelligence Consultant

Location
Cardiff
Salary
£30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted
07 Aug 2018
Closes
06 Sep 2018
Ref
SZ255C
Contact
Simona Zalyte
Job Function
IT, IT Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Business Intelligence Consultant

Insurance
Cardiff



Role Overview:

A global insurance company is looking for a Business Intelligence Consultant to manage the provision of BI across the different areas within the Retail Operation.

You will need to take a joined-up approach across the area to deliver high quality, accurate management information and design, develop and maintain database solutions.


Job Duties
  • Manage the regular production and continued development of MI for distribution to key stakeholders within Retail and associated functions such as audit and compliance.
  • Be insightful in the design of new reporting and proactive in monitoring trends and other related metrics within MI.
  • Maintain and support current and new databases, which deliver MI to the business.
  • Manage the MI request process to ensure business requirements are correctly interpreted, documented and challenged to ensure the optimum in MI delivery.
  • Work with other teams to ensure the introduction of changes to business MI and database functions are implemented in line with the change process.
  • Build and maintain excellent working relationships with other parts of the business to ensure delivery of effective processes and MI.  
  • Maintain systems and processes to provide the support to other business areas to ensure that customers are treated fairly and in line with company’s policy.
Skills Required
  • Knowledge and experience of Business Objects and Access – Essential 
  • Knowledge and experience of VBA and/or SQL – Essential
  • Understand methods of reconciliation and data analysis – Essential
  • Collate MI, and design meaningful summaries and reports
  • Work independently, and take the lead, technically competent and motivated, with specific technical expertise.
  • Understand the structure and development of system tables and databases
  • Undertake reconciliation and technical review of the MI
  • Provide analytical, procedural and technical support or undertake investigation to resolve issues. 

Beneficial
  • An IT or similar degree or relevant professional qualification
  • An understanding of Insurance products, funds and related operational processes
  • Previous experience in a developer and/or MI role and excellent numeracy, investigation and problem-solving skills.