programme manager - bi in milton keynes

05 March 2019
ross keen-haudin, randstad technologies
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milton keynes, south east
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BI Programme Manager

My market leading client is looking for an experience Programme Manager with in-depth knowledge of NI to head up a major new programme of work. The role can be based out of many different sited in the UK and will involve regular European travel.

You must have in-depth knowledge of BI Reporting, data extraction and migration programmes. My client is migrating from ServiceNow to Pyramid so you will manage the process. The successful individual will be responsible for the managing of the BI project, BI cubes and data warehouse management. You will own the group BI and DWH standards and will apply these standards across the client's whole BI solution.

Preference will be given to candidates who can speak German but this is not essential.

Essential Skills

* 5-8 years' experience working at a senior level in BI Programme Management.
* Comfortable presenting and negotiating with internal customers at executive level.
* 5-8 years' experience in Corporate Business Intelligence in its applications both technically and operationally - familiar with Microsoft eDWH, SSAS, SSIS, Report presentation applications.
* Outstanding organisational and project planning skills to assure the quality of any change programmes - experience in MSP, APM or Prince2 to robustly plan and de-risk up front wherever possible.
* Strong stakeholder management skills
* Ideally Fluent in English and German.
* Business intelligence experience - Microsoft, Oracle, eDWH, BI presentation tools
* Microsoft Excel skills (preferably with some macro knowledge).
* Understanding of contracts
* IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
* Knowledge of BMC Remedy
* Strong problem solving and innovation skills
* Experience in customer facing environments
* Some European travel will also be required.

Key Duties

* Excellent stakeholder management, managing virtual teams and technical delivery teams.
* Sets own direction, works with autonomy and authority and is able to adapt quickly to new situations.
* Ownership of Group Reporting standards documentation and group enterprise reporting technology in its application and its adoption.
* Proactively raise change requests for tooling and data warehouse teams.
* Working alongside Service Line Owners in the development of cubes.
* Strong technical background in Business Intelligence, enabling you to design, consult and develop robust implementation plans, fully interlocking with other technical, customer and process dependencies.
* Hands On during development
* Ensure what the company sells can be translated into what can be operated based on standards.
* Maintain confidentiality in all business related matters.
* Liaise with colleagues to ensure best practice and continual improvement in delivery of service to the business.
* Application of lessons learned to feed into the continual improvement process.
* Demonstrating a creative and analytical approach to problem solving
* Develop effective working relationships through influencing and advising
* Performing as a credible capable professional and an expert in the relevant field.

If this sounds like the role for you then please get in touch ASAP to find out more.

Randstad Technologies Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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