Azure - Business Intelligence Consultant Analyst

Execuitve Resource Group
Birmingham, West Midlands
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Azure -Business Intelligence Consultant (Analyst)

Location: Homebased role - (Some travel Expected around the South of the UK)

Salary: £50,000 + 10% Bonus, Flexible working, Pension and other fantastic benefits!


Azure -Business Intelligence Consultant (Analyst)

Would you like to work and be part of an exciting journey as well as playing a massive part in the growth of a business that is growing from strength to strength, with no plans of slowing down anytime soon? If so then please carry on reading!

My client is a start-up consultancy, that has recently taken massive steps in regards to growth and expansion due to their unique way of working and winning projects, and as a result they have recently secured some exclusive rights to partner and work with a Global market leading "GIANT" on some exciting BI related Projects in the UK, and as a domino effect of their success they have already put plans in place to grow the IT team up to 40/50 by 2018 (Currently 10 people in the team). This will also mean lots of opportunity for career progression, as well as working with the latest technologies in BI, as they want to stay ahead of their competitors, and they pride themselves as a great place to work with fantastic staff retention, as they truly believe in looking after and rewarding their staff.


To be considered for this role the ideal applicant will be a hardworking and well-organised self-starter, with a good eye for detail as well as inquisitive nature. It will be essential that you have excellent communication skills, as you are expected to work closely with a the Principle consultant identifying key business questions from Stakeholders, and find innovative ways to draw insights, from a wide and varied number of data sources.

  • Must be able to articulate the clients Information Strategy Methodology to customers
  • Ensure all benefits of the Information Strategy can be conveyed to customers in the appropriate context
  • Work with the business seniors to develop the Information Strategy Methodology
  • Feedback to the Principal Consultants any information gathered while with customers, or when processes and issues arise

Day to day Activities:

  • Consulting with business users to gather BI reporting requirements
  • Work alongside the Lead Developer to scope and define reporting outputs, aligned to the clients Information Strategic Methodology
  • Identifying data requirements to support analysis, including internal and external data sources
  • Data analysis using a range of methods, applying statistical techniques and tools where relevant
  • Designing the visual presentation of reports, aligned to the business needs and the clients Information Strategy Methodology
  • Continually engaging with end users to ensure outputs are answering key business questions
  • Conducting development testing and end-user acceptance testing

Experience required for this Azure -Business Intelligence Consultant (Analyst) opportunity:

  • End-to-end development of reports and dashboards in Power BI
  • Ensuring required data is captured and held as appropriate to ensure report development, using a range of tools across the clients Business Analytics Platform (Azure)
  • Data modelling in Power BI, with advanced knowledge of query development (M) and DAX
  • Publishing, sharing, scheduling refresh and assigning access to reports and dashboards in the Power BI Service
  • Keeping up to date with the latest technological developments, continually developing skills and sharing best practice amongst the Business Intelligence Consultant team

If you feel you have the relevant skills and experience to be considered for this Azure - Business Intelligence Consultant (Analyst) opportunity and would like to know further information, please forward an up to date version of your CV and I will contact you back within 48 hours to discuss this role in more detail.