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BI Analyst

Distribution is the lifeblood of the company. Argos as a whole depends on ensuring that customers get the goods they want, when they want them. What the customers don’t see is the vast, sophisticated supply chain and logistics operation that makes it all possible.

We are currently looking to recruit a Home Delivery MI Analyst. This is an amazing opportunity to support the ongoing decision making within the Home Delivery channel by providing access to facts & analysis anytime, anywhere on any device.

In a nutshell, the role is about:

To support decision making within the Home Delivery channel by providing access to facts & analysis anytime, anywhere on any device. You will provide Operational Teams with information to support decision making through innovative & visual data outputs with customer at heart of every decision. As MI Analyst you will design & deliver BI solutions for assigned tasks and test changes for business an usual enhancement requests.

Interested? Then read on….

Whilst you will be an experienced MI/Data Analyst the role will cover 3 key responsibility areas:

Customer Engagement: (10%): To engage regularly with the business teams to provide them with a contact point, keeping them aware of current and future developments and to pro-actively challenge and propose improvements to the process and/or reporting solutions.

Solution Requirements & Design: (30%): To elicit detailed requirements for stakeholders ensuring detailed requirements, formats, audience with clear and unambiguous definitions, assumptions & constraints. Engage as required with stakeholders to clarify details on the requirements design & testing,

Solution Development & Testing: (60%) To develop as appropriate to the functional area(s) enhancements to existing solutions and develop new reports/dashboard from existing data sources. Undertake Acceptance & Performance Testing for developed solutions and implement the solution with the business areas ; managing both the technical deployment activities and the end recipient process, training & adoption tasks.

So that’s what I will be responsible for now onto what I need to have to be successful in this role:

Educated to Higher Education standard ideally graduate level or equivalent in a mathematical, scientific, statistical or IT related discipline.
Proven track record across multiple project lifecycles and business processes in the identification of requirements, designing, developing & testing BI Solutions.
Good understanding of business processes; within a supply chain or retail environment.
Good communication, inter-personal, influencing and presentation skills.
Ability to work concurrently on multiple projects/assignments both within a team and individually.
Strong knowledge & practical application of database query language (SQL).
Strong knowledge and experience of Microsoft SQL Server to include SSRS, SSAS, SSIS.
knowledge & capability in database administration would be desirable.

Of course, there is loads more to the role but to find out more click apply and we will be in touch!

What you’ll get in return:

As well as the usual company benefits, which include, 24 days holiday, save as you earn scheme, discretionary annual bonus and company pension scheme, you will work in an exciting environment with the potential to develop your skills for a career that fits with your own aspirations.

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