mi bi analyst in leeds

posted
14 January 2019
contact
aaron thomson, randstad business support
job type
contract
salary
Competitive
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posted
location
leeds, yorkshire and the humber
specialism
retail
job type
contract
working hours
Full-Time
salary
Competitive
reference number
548754
contact
aaron thomson, randstad business support
apply now

job description

The MI and BI team is an integral part of the supply support team based in Leeds city Centre. The team's objective is to provide management information and intelligence for circa 300 colleagues within the supply chain function, to help them manage the way we flow stock to stores. The daily output of the MI BI teams work is used predominately by supply colleagues to enable them to make business decisions based upon factual and timely information. There are other reports which go wider afield and across all levels of the business to help guide tactical or more strategic decisions based upon the latest snap-shots or trends. A data analyst is required to support the team in optimizing and automating how we access data,

Role responsibilities



* Refine existing process to allow us to effectively deliver MI requirements, specifically focusing on the use of Alteryx to replace some legacy databases.
* Ensure sustainability of processes to allow the MI to respond to ever changing business needs.
* Integrate processes into standard ways of working.
* Validate data to ensure accuracy at all steps of the process.
* Produce step by step guides to document processes and procedures.
* Internal stakeholder understanding and engagement.
* Form good working relationships, particularly with the existing MI team.
* Prioritise and set own goals.

Required Skills



* Strong working knowledge of Alteryx and VBA and SQL,
* Understanding of Tableau and dashboards
* Ability to remain calm and effective under pressure.
* Flexible approach & likes working as part of a team.
* Effective communication & influencing skills.
* Strong numerical and analytical skills.
* Attention to detail.
* Ability to deliver with pace

Desirable Skills



* Knowledge of tools such as PowerBI Data Zen, Java, Java Script, ASP, .net, MDX, TSQL, SSRS & HTML
* Knowledge of retail or supply chain.

Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

skills

point of sale systems (pos),positive attitude