Business Intelligence Analyst -Power BI /DAX/M (Remote Working)

Birmingham Permanent £35,000 - £50,000
  • Opportunity to join a rapidly expanding Data Consultancy
  • Opportunity to work with a range of clients across different Sectors

About Our Client

Rapidly expanding Data Consultancy and Microsoft Gold Partner

Job Description

This rapidly expanding Data Consultancy and Microsoft Gold Partner are looking for an experienced Analytics / Business Intelligence Consultant with a specialism in Power BI / DAX / M. Their Consultants are experts in turning complex data into easy to interpret, visual, useable information and have a track record in developing analytics that support strategic and operational decisions, identify large savings and track success.

Working arrangements can be Fully Remote / WFH or office based if this is preferable.

They work with a huge variety of datasets (from internal structured databases to external files and spreadsheets) covering themes such as social care, public health, finance, education, housing and economic development, with the aim of turning information into insight and moving the sector away from a dependence on out-dated reporting tools and static spreadsheets.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Analyse data (via Power BI / DAX / M) for patterns and trends using statistical principles, and design visualisations to highlight findings
  • Use basic statistical principles for data analysis such as correlations, statistical significance and temporal analysis
  • Work with users to understand requirements, current reporting and challenges, and translate these into new analytics solutions
  • Produce documentation and support users during technical handovers
  • Work as part of a project team, providing status updates and delivering to project timescales
  • Work as part of a broader project team, providing status updates and delivering to project timescales
  • Proactively identify issues, risks and opportunities, and manage and escalate these where necessary

Key Skills / Qualities required:

  • Circa 2 years' experience working in a data analytics, developing insights for a range of audiences
  • Strong knowledge and expertise of using Power BI, including transforming data using Power Query and M; creating data models and analysing data using DAX; producing elective data visualisation across reports and dashboard; publishing, scheduling dataset refresh and distribution of Apps in the Power BI Service
  • Appreciation of MS Azure infrastructure for data and analytics
  • Experience of querying / extracting / ETL from relational databases using SQL or similar
  • Have a passion for developing analytics that can transform the way people make decisions
  • Be a natural problem solver and use your initiative to seek answers and solutions
  • Be organised and think logically
  • Communicate well, online and in person
  • Able to present your analytics to a range of audiences, during development, testing phases and on completion
  • Ambitious with the ability to organise your time and work independently, as well as part of a wider project team
  • Keep up to date with the latest advances in relevant technology and analytical approaches
  • Apply a commercial mindset to your activity, identifying opportunities that add value to our business

The Successful Applicant

  • Circa 2 years' experience working in a data analytics, developing insights for a range of audiences
  • Strong knowledge and expertise of using Power BI, including transforming data using Power Query and M; creating data models and analysing data using DAX; producing elective data visualisation across reports and dashboard; publishing, scheduling dataset refresh and distribution of Apps in the Power BI Service
  • Appreciation of MS Azure infrastructure for data and analytics
  • Experience of querying / extracting / ETL from relational databases using SQL or similar
  • Have a passion for developing analytics that can transform the way people make decisions
  • Be a natural problem solver and use your initiative to seek answers and solutions
  • Be organised and think logically
  • Communicate well, online and in person
  • Able to present your analytics to a range of audiences, during development, testing phases and on completion
  • A self-starter with the ability to organise your time and work independently, as well as part of a wider project team
  • Keep up to date with the latest advances in relevant technology and analytical approaches
  • Apply a commercial mindset to your activity, identifying opportunities that add value to our business

What's on Offer

Opportunity to join a rapidly expanding Data Consultancy

Opportunity to work with a range of clients in different sectors

Contact
James Hobson
Quote job ref
JN-092021-3598897
Phone number
+44 117 906 5144

Job summary

Sector
Technology
Subsector
Business Intelligence
Industry
Technology & Telecoms
Location
Birmingham
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
James Hobson
Consultant phone
+44 117 906 5144
Job reference
JN-092021-3598897