Lead Microsoft BI Consultant - French Speaking

Shareforce Limited
London (Greater)
£70k - 85k per year + Bonus + Benefits
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This is a unique & challenging opportunity for a proven BI & Analytics Technical Lead/Consultant (French Speaking) to join the Data Science & Analytics Practice of a leading technology consultancy. Our client is the global leader in delivering success with Business Applications based on the Microsoft Cloud. With a global footprint, world-leading brand and one of the largest assembled teams of Microsoft professionals in the UK, they are growing fast to service an increasing client base, including some of the world's most recognisable brands.

In this role you will be providing bespoke and cutting edge business intelligence & Predictive Analytics solutions, bringing significant commercial advantage to some of the UK's most recognised companies, helping them to overcome the limitations of today's more traditional big-data and data warehouse solutions provide. You will be working on challenging & exciting projects, utilising the latest technologies including: SQL Server 2016, PowerBI, Azure.

Responsibilities will Include:

  • Design, develop and deliver bespoke Business Intelligence & Predictive Analytics solutions on MS Azure
  • Provide business intelligence consultancy, advice, training or demonstrations to a portfolio of clients
  • Working with clients to establish business requirements and develop corporate strategy, capabilities and processes for predictive analytics, data science, business intelligence & big data solutions
  • Design and develop effective reports and dashboards to present information in a clear and informative manner
  • Instilling trust & confidence with the client, whilst ensuring that commercial objectives are achieved
  • Utilise specialist knowledge of advanced analytics techniques to deliver analytics solutions to improve our client's businesses
  • Engaging in pre-sales opportunities and supporting business development
  • Capture client requirements and model data to develop an effective intelligence solution architecture
  • Implement solutions using best practices for the management and transformation of data
  • Support the Director of Data Science & Analytics in the development and strategic vision of the practice
  • Take ownership of projects and lead blended teams (colleagues, clients and partner resources).

Candidate Background:

  • We are looking to hire ambitious consulting professionals who combine their technical acumen with a genuine enthusiasm for improving organisations
  • Demonstrable experience designing or developing advanced business intelligence solutions using the full Microsoft BI stack (SQL Server, SSIS, SSRS, SSAS)
  • Strong client facing experience, previously working for a management consultancy or system integrator is desirable
  • Ability to translate business requirements into technical requirements
  • Able to model and transform data, build or design ETL solutions and present data in a useful business context
  • Experience using data visualisation tools such as Tableau, QlikView, MS Power BI
  • Experience or awareness of Big Data and Data Science related technologies, such as R or Azure Machine Learning, to design and implement predictive analytics models
  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills
  • Have a numerate degree (mathematical or computer science related disciplines) with good problem solving skills
  • Be an excellent communicator and work well in a team environment
  • Candidates must be fluent in French


Whilst our client is respectful of our employees work / life balance candidates should be prepared to undertake travel to client sites throughout the UK

This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959505911