Business Intelligence Manager

04 January 2018
31 January 2018
North West England
Job Roles
Other, Sales, Travel,
Full Time
Contract Type
Undisclosed salary

Job Detail

dnata Travel, part of the Emirates Group, includes the brands of Gold Medal, Travel 2, Netflights, Travelbag, Travel Republic, Global Travel Group and Sunmaster. These brands are based at offices across the UK including London, Kingston-upon-Thames, Chester, Preston, Halifax and Glasgow.

We are now recruiting for a Business Intelligence Manager to lead the definition & delivery of commercial analytical & reporting solutions, leading a commercially focused agile team that delivers a suite of reports and intelligence to the dnata Travel businesses and provides leadership to the business to improve analytical capabilities.

Job Accountabilities

- Provide vision to the business with the aim to driving a data-driven culture through the application of business intelligence
- Provide expertise on all aspects of business intelligence such as commercial application of reporting & analytics, data modelling, action orientated dashboard & report design, data integration & visualisation platforms
- Manage, mentor and motivate a delivery team
- Manage relationships with business stakeholders
-Support the definition of the BI delivery roadmap and business prioritisation of the roadmap
- Lead an agile delivery team, ensuring the agreed roadmap is delivered on-time & to a high quality
- Use agreed delivery processes & tools, ensuring the cross-functional agile team works efficiently & act as an extension of the business
- Define, document & get approval for designs relating to: high level BI solution architecture, data models, data integrations and data visualisations (reporting & dashboards)
- Contribute to the definition of and implement data management framework, covering data definitions, quality, access management and operations

Experience and Professional Competence

Skills required:

Bachelor’s degree in Economics / Statistics / Engineering or other numerate discipline
Previous experience leading and/or working on BI delivery projects from inception to benefit realisation
Previous experience leading a small portfolio of projects, working alongside business stakeholders to agree priorities & communicating across the business
Previous experience with common business intelligence tools and platforms. Power BI and SiSense an advantage but not mandatory, Microsoft Data Factory and XPlenty an advantage but not mandatory
A natural at understanding how to apply data visualisations & insight to drive action that leads to tangible revenue gains
Great communication skills
Knowledge of statistics, such as distributions, statistical testing, regression, etc.
Travel industry experience an advantage but not mandatory