• Reference: CJ44727
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Location: Cork, Cork City, Munster
  • Category: Information Technology

Role Description

Reporting to the Business Planning Manager, acting as a visualization/reporting experts able to transform data, gain insight and use that insight to dig deeper and then present a story.


  • Work with external client and internal departments to understand reporting/solution needs and identifying clear business and system requirements.
  • Design the best possible BI applications for internal and external stakeholders, based on information gathered and industry best practice and company core values.
  • Build and maintain reporting solutions using Microsoft BI technology stack (SQL Server 2016, Power BI and SSRS) and other application including Tableau.
  • Drive for continual improvement in all areas.
  • Analysing data and presenting key insights in support of decision making.
  • Promoting best practice across the company relating to processing, design and deployment of BI & Data Analytic applications
  • Maintain proficiency in a variety of application and programming languages including SSIS, SSRS, SSAS and SQL while keeping up to date with changes and new developments within the dynamic ETL and Business Intelligence community.
  • Work in fast-paced business and technical environment, to learn quickly, and quickly apply new found knowledge Complete adhoc work as required.

 Qualifications & Experience

  • Proven background implementing Business Intelligence solutions with creativity and innovation.
  • Ability to demonstrate a knowledge of Business Intelligence methodology with practical examples of real work implementation.
  • Hands on technical skills including PowerBI, Sisense, GoodData and Tableau.
  • Hands-on experience with gathering business requirements, documenting the reporting and analysis specifications, and creating complex mappings and workflows.
  • Knowledge of emerging areas and new technologies relating to Business Intelligence in an enterprise environment.
  • Experience in using ETL tools.
  • Strong SQL and TSQL experience ability to write SQL statements over complex database structures; tuning, monitoring and optimization of SQL.
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills with internal teams and outside consultants/contractors/suppliers.
  • Experience in SQL Server 2012 – 2016, SSRS, SSIS
  • Understanding of SQL Server Analysis Services / Reporting Services, SSAS, Tabular/Multi-Dimensional Models and DAX
  • Hands-on experience with gathering business requirements, documenting the reporting and analysis specifications, and creating complex mappings and workflows.
  • Highly organized can manage multiple projects, triage problems and prioritize tasks.
  • Ability to handle conflicts, multiple priorities, able to balance and can adapt to the situation at hand regardless of the complexity.
  • Effective communication skills and the ability to present information in one-on- one and small group situations to staff and other team members.


For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Karen Collins on 021 4911064 or email

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