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Head of Business Intelligence & Data Analytics (Remote Working)

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Recruiter: Michael Page
Listed on: 16th August
Location: Birmingham
Salary/Rate: £100,000 - £135,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

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This Global Engineering Company (FTSE200) require a Head of Business Intelligence and Data Analytics to design, architect and deliver from inception, a Group wide data and analytics transformation, enabling the business to better leverage the value of data and benefit from more data driven decision making.

Client Details

Global Engineering Company (FTSE200)

Description

This Global Engineering Company (FTSE200) require a Head of Business Intelligence and Data Analytics to design, architect and deliver from inception, a Group wide data and analytics transformation, enabling the business to better leverage the value of data and benefit from more data driven decision making.

You will build and implement a business data and analytics strategy with the help of internal and external resources, building a team of specialists in this field. You will bring new solutions into service, delivering a future oriented data architecture and self-service business insight tools that can solve business problems of today and tomorrow.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Work with the business to set the strategy and shape working practices for a best-in-class data and analytics / Business Intelligence service function.
  • Establish the vision for managing data as a business asset - to exploit data using research and analytics to maximize the return on data assets.
  • Partner with business stakeholders & functional leaders to identify and drive enhancements, utilising data and analytics / Business Intelligence capabilities to improve business performance, measure growth and progress
  • Support business insight, intelligence and predictive analytics reporting capabilities that can creates real business value
  • Foster the creation of a data-driven culture, related competencies and data literacy across the enterprise. Identify areas where data is missing or is inefficiently used, recommend and implement improvements to systems company-wide and help to build business led data governance processes
  • Organize and lead a data and analytics centre of excellence, and constantly improve the organization's capacity to develop insights with advanced analytics. Manage, train and develop the data and analytics team.
  • Forecast and plan projects and evolutions, secure accordingly the required resourcing levels to support business and project requirements
  • Manage major incidents, problems etc - minimize any business impact by establishing clear and validated service levels agreements with customers and project teams.
  • Manage 3rd parties, build strategic collaborations with external partners
  • Partner with the IT team to scan the horizon for emerging management tools, skills, techniques and technologies

Key Skills / Experience:

  • Minimum of 10 years experience in an international fast-moving environment with a minimum of 5 years of experience organizing and running a large scale data and analytics organization in a similar context
  • Breadth of skills and experience across data and business intelligence solutions and services.
  • Ability to establish, document, communicate and implement a professional data strategy in collaboration with senior business stakeholders
  • Strong background in data related technologies, with skills spanning across data warehousing, ETL/ELT, integration tools and business intelligence solutions that will help to build the data and analytics strategy
  • Experience with the delivery of data and BI related solutions aligned with business expectations.
  • Technical knowledge and skills across a variety of data and Busines Intelligence technologies, ideally including cloud (AWS, GCP or Azure) tools
  • Experience of working in operationally complex organisations, with ERP systems such as Oracle or SAP (from a database perspective) is a strong asset
  • Experience with cloud data platforms (AWS or Azure) is highly valued
  • Ability to motivate, train and lead a team with common vision on a journey to develop and evolve a data analytics/ BI service function
  • Confident in negotiating and influencing at senior levels and in working with 3rd parties

Profile

  • Minimum of 10 years experience in an international fast-moving environment with a minimum of 5 years of experience organizing and running a large scale data and analytics organization in a similar context
  • Breadth of skills and experience across data and business intelligence solutions and services.
  • Ability to establish, document, communicate and implement a professional data strategy in collaboration with senior business stakeholders
  • Strong background in data related technologies, with skills spanning across data warehousing, ETL/ELT, integration tools and business intelligence solutions that will help to build the data and analytics strategy
  • Experience with the delivery of data and BI related solutions aligned with business expectations.
  • Technical knowledge and skills across a variety of data and Business Intelligence technologies, ideally including cloud (AWS, GCP or Azure) tools
  • Experience of working in operationally complex organisations, with ERP systems such as Oracle or SAP (from a database perspective) is a strong asset
  • Experience with cloud data platforms (AWS or Azure) is highly valued
  • Ability to motivate, train and lead a team with common vision on a journey to develop and evolve a data analytics/ BI service function

Job Offer

Opportunity to build a BI & Data Analytics function from inception

Opportunity to deliver International BI Capability