Business Intelligence Specialist

40000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual
08 Feb 2021
08 Mar 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Advert
Business Intelligence Specialist

Do you have extensive experience of using Oracle products? Do you have strong data analysis skills and an acute eye for detail? Are you looking for a new challenge? We are recruiting for a Business Intelligence Specialist to join our proactive BI team.

We are a company that values its colleagues, encourages career progression and strives to be a company people want to work with and for.
The foods manufacturing industry is a vital part of the British economy, and we continue to operate with measures in place to help protect colleagues while keeping the nation fed.

Join us as a Business Intelligence Specialist and you can be a part of the aspiring team that brings Avara Foods to life.

Purpose of the Role:
Reporting to the Senior BI Developer, the Business Intelligence Specialist will be responsible for the development of our Oracle Reporting environment, working closely with our Business and IT teams to turn data into critical information and knowledge that can be used to make sound business decisions.

Key Responsibilities will include:

Support training in the use of Oracle Reporting Tools, displaying the information in new forms
Build an understanding of our business in order to identify and address critical issues by providing data that is accurate, reliable, and ensures that information is easily available to users
Provide technical support, responding to user questions and resolving problems
Under direction, work with our business to analyse business intelligence needs
Support the design of data models, reports and visualisations to meet business needs
Documentation of BI deliverables
Provide end user support and training
Maintain departmental operating procedures as they pertain to the role
Creatively and independently, provide resolution to technical problems in a cost-effective manner
Conduct research to remain up-to-date and knowledgeable regarding emerging technologies, processes and procedures.
Coding standards and review.
Develops end-user reports and visualisations
Reviews test plans and monitors testing process to ensure that deliverables are tested
Supports end-user training and the creation of training materials.What we are looking for:

A good team player who is self-motivated, enthusiastic to learn and leads by example
High degree of accuracy
Ability to prioritise tasks based on business objectives
Proactive approach/demonstrating initiative
Adaptable, with a positive and flexible attitude to a changing environment
Experience of designing and developing reports and visualisations using the Oracle products set - essential
Excellent knowledge and understanding of Data profiling and Data analytics
Understanding of data warehousing life cycle and data modelling and design - desirable
Knowledge of Business Analysis techniques - desirable
Technology experience:
Oracle Fusion Cloud Reporting tools including Financial Reporting, BIP and OTBI
Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services 2008R2 or above
Microsoft PowerBI and Dax
Microsoft Excel 2010 or above
Microsoft SQL Server Analysis and integration Services 2008R2 or above
Experience of Business Intelligence software (e.g. SAS, Tableau)A little more about us
We are a leading supplier of chicken and turkey products into an impressive range of customers in the UK retail and food service sectors. Employing 7000 talented people, we are a fully integrated business controlling whole product supply chains, which includes feed mills, farms, hatcheries and factories with associated transport and logistics functions.
We take pride in providing high quality, affordable products and delivering levels of service to our customers. This is achieved by investing in people, utilising the latest technology and being uncompromising in our commitment to high quality food and bird welfare standards.

What's in it for you?
Our purpose is to be a company you want to work with and for. Our values of inclusive, integrity, excelling and ambitious represent who we are and how we do things. Join our team and work alongside talented people who look out for each other and work together to deliver great results every day.
We know it's our people that make the difference, so we are committed to ensuring that you are supported - but challenged and developed - but not told. We want you to enjoy working in a fast paced, dynamic environment and we will give you the tools and support to help you personally develop and grow with us.

You can also look forward to benefits that amongst other things include the following:
Private Healthcare
Generous Pension Scheme
Group life assurance
Various Lifestyle benefitsWe are committed to being an equal opportunities employer.

All our facilities are Covid secure, with protective measures and precautions in place to keep our people safe which include:
Remote interview process
Plastic shied at workstations
Provision of face coverings
Temperature screenings
Social distancing guidelines in place
Virtual meetings