Lead BI Analyst

Harnham Search & Selection
London (Greater)
11 Sep 2018
18 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Lead BI Analyst


Up to £60,000 + benefits + bonus

A leading national retailer are looking for a Lead BI Analyst to take ownership of some of their long term business improvement projects relating to analytics as well as servicing different business requests from a variety of teams with insightful dashboards and bespoke ad hoc analytics.


The company is one of Britains most recognised retailers. This team has been around for about 2 years and are getting an increasing number of requests and therefore growing in both size and accountability. The team is responsible for the majority of reporting, analysis and insight for the the business which is one of the most important and profitable across the organisation


If you were to be successful in your application for this Lead BI Analyst, your responsibilities would include:

Take an active lead role on some of the longer term projects which are running in the food team and work with the business to try to assess what is trying to be achieved through data and analytics from a commercial perspective and use the team to achieve it, often mentoring junior analysts
Gather requirements from various business areas (and potentially challenge them) and then work in an agile manner to actively mine and transform the necessary data prototype the dashboards for business leaders before finally tweaking post feedback to deliver the final product
Manage BAU operational reporting and also ad hoc bespoke analytical projects


In order for your application for the Lead BI Analyst role to be successful you will need;

Prior experience as a BI Analyst, ideally in a more senior position within a team or somewhere where you were expected to take lead on projects or mentor more junior analysts
Strong commercial experience sourcing, manipulating and interrogating data using a programming/scripting language like SQL or Python
Experience delivering reports and engaging dashboards using a modern BI tool such as Tableau, Qlikview, Power BI, Spotfire, Looker etc
Programming skills with a scripting language like R, Python or VBA as well as a working knowledge of basic statistical principles such as regression
Ability to work as part of a team in an agile environment as well as experience providing leadership to more junior team members


If you are interested in this Lead BI Analyst role please apply via this site.


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