Business Intelligence Developer

Reqiva Ltd
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Reporting to the Business Applications Manager, the Business Intelligence Developer will be responsible for the ongoing development of my clients new BI platform. They are about to implement a new ERP system (Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016), and as part of the project they are implementing a new BI system, TARGIT Decision Suite. Powered by a set of pre-built cubes, the TARGIT software will provide the analytics needed by the whole business.

With a knowledge of Dynamics NAV 2016 data, and the ability to develop advanced reports / documents / dashboards using TARGIT, the Business Intelligence Developer will be the lead in providing data to the business.

Key Areas of Responsibility and Accountability

  • Creation, amendment and administration of underlying data cubes
  • Development, amendment and administration of TARGIT Decision Suite, including data grids, formatted documents and digital dashboards
  • Creation and administration of report subscriptions that are emailed to most users across the company
  • Ensuring data is accurate through testing of BI outputs against base-line reports and working through data-generating scenarios
  • Work with stakeholders at all level of our business to define BI requirements, and to ensure BI outputs are fulfilling the business’s needs
  • Telephone answering and logging of IT support requests within the IT service management system
  • Working with the company’s various department analysts to ensure they have the data they need
  • Develop the TARGIT environment so that users can self-serve, giving users the ability to create simple reports themselves
  • Work with other reporting tools such as Power BI, Jet Reports and Excel to provide data
  • Document all developments, and follow proper change processes when making alterations to the BI platform
  • Provide telephone support to users, either on using the BI toolset, or during busy periods within the IT Department, more general IT support
  • Provide out-of-hours emergency IT support to the business on rota
  • Other IT-related tasks not necessarily covered by this brief


Specific knowledge/skills/abilities are

  • Very good knowledge of TARGIT Decision Suite and Microsoft Excel
  • Very good knowledge of working with data cubes
  • Good knowledge of Dynamics NAV and Jet Reports
  • Awareness of Power BI
  • Ability to work within a small IT department, be flexible and adaptable to varying situations and willing to play their part in both the department’s and business’s success
  • Able to work to tight timescales and deal with users who have differing priorities