Senior Business Intelligence Consultant



R40 000 – R55 000 Depending on experience

My client is a leading Business Intelligence Consultancy, with offices in Durban, Johannesburg and Cape Town, offering Business Intelligence strategy consulting, and delivering customised Business Intelligence solutions, are looking to expand their team!  Their product suite of choice is Qlik, due to its unprecedented ability to quickly extract data from multiple data sources, flexibility to transform this data and produce visually compelling and intuitive graphical interfaces, which enable complex analytics.


Experience & Skills:

  • Tertiary qualification
  • At least 3 – 5 years related work experience
  • Excellent numerical ability
  • Project Management experience
  • Experience with BI tools
  • Strong excel skills
  • Qlik Sense experience advantageous
  • Using data to monitor and improve business processes
  • Data analysis and presentation
  • Advanced SQL query skills
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Business Intelligence and Decision Support concepts
  • Report and dashboard design
  • Managing projects and tasks, as well as executing tasks within specified timelines
  • BI systems such as the Microsoft BI suite


Responsibilities and Functions:

  • Understand and evaluate customers’ business and Business Intelligence requirements
  • Develop and deploy innovative, high quality Business Intelligence solutions at customer sites
  • Project management of the delivery of Business Intelligence solutions from customer engagement to post-implementation support.
  • Identify source data, source systems and data mapping required to deliver the Business Intelligence layer (solution).
  • Establish and build relationships with customer stakeholders
  • Advise customers on options available for display and analysis of information
  • Proactively identify potential BI solutions within the existing client systems
  • Negotiate project scope with customers
  • Present BI solutions to potential customers
  • Generic BI tool training
  • Customer training on specific BI Solution
  • Maintain customer BI solutions
  • Install BI software at Customer sites
  • Design BI Solutions that are creative, flexible, scalable and re-usable based on best practice themes and guidelines
  • Deliver BI projects on time, within budget and at high quality


Key Competencies:

  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Excellent analytic and numerical skills
  • Excellent organizational, planning and prioritization skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Self-driven and motivated
  • Proactive
  • Delivery focused
  • High attention to detail an expert knowledge of Data Warehouse (Dimensional Model) design and
  • An expert knowledge of designing and implementing Business Intelligence solutions using the Microsoft SQL Business Intelligence suite
  • Good knowledge of the software development lifecycle and different project delivery methodologies (waterfall, agile, etc.)
  • Ability to interpret and develop against business requirement specifications, technical designs documents
  • Logical approach to problem solving
  • Good project management skills
  • Achieve project deadlines
  • Ability to work with people at all levels of the organisation and good people management skills
  • Ability to assist, train and mentor fellow or junior employees

REF: KJ0277

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