Business Intelligence Developer

Location Salisbury
Discipline: IT
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £40k (c)
Contact name: Louise Howard
Contact email:
Job ref: REF: 6735
Published: 15 days ago
Expiry date: 09 July 2021

​​We are immensely proud to be recruiting on behalf of an action charity who are looking to add a BI Developer to their their team, based here in South Wiltshire.

Information Management is vital in our client's mission to deliver life-saving responses to people in some of the world’s most neglected countries.

They are enhancing the capacity to use data to drive innovation and ultimately improve our assistance to communities affected by conflict. Accurate and meaningful graphical and visual presentations are key to better decision making and communication of organisational objectives.

In this role, you will form an integral part of a close-knit team responsible for information management. Working under the supervision of the Head of ICT and Information Management, you will be responsible for leading the development of Business Intelligence solutions using the Microsoft BI stack across a wide range of business areas. You will get involved with end-to-end BI delivery including design and development of the global database and a data warehouse, ETL and presentation and analysis of reports and dashboards.

The role will require specific technical skills and expertise to develop next-generation reporting, dashboards and tools to enable data-driven and evidence-based decision making across many functions and roles within the organisation.


  • Setting business requirements for BI tools;

  • Translating business requirements into technical ones;

  • Leading BI software development, deployment, and maintenance;

  • Report curation and data modelling;

  • Participation in data warehouse design;

  • Documenting contents in a data warehouse and meta-data storage;

  • Evaluate and improve existing BI systems; and

  • Creating technical documentation for BI tools.

Essential skills and experience

  • Proven experience as a BI Developer

  • Background in data warehouse design (e.g. dimensional modelling) and data mining

  • In-depth understanding of database management systems, online analytical processing (OLAP) and ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) framework

  • Knowledge/Experience of PowerBI custom development.

  • Knowledge of SQL.

  • Business analysis skills.

  • Proven abilities to take initiative and be innovative

  • Analytical mind with a problem-solving aptitude

  • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent relevant experience.

This is a fantastic role for someone looking to progress their career working for an incredible charity organisation based locally.

To apply, please contact our lead consultant Louise Howard for further details.