Business Intelligence (BI) Lead

Salary: Competitive + excellent benefits

About us

Changing the world is no easy task. But in 1999 that’s exactly what Good Energy set out to do. Its purpose is to enable people, in their homes and their businesses, to play an important role in protecting their world from climate change, by providing households and businesses access to locally sourced 100% renewable energy. Fast forward to today, and the business is now a key player in the renewable energy space, having enjoyed significant customer and revenue growth over the last 5 years.

The business has recently reviewed its longer-term strategy and is now poised to make its next leap forwards, focused on an ambitious growth agenda which delivers long term value for its customers, shareholders and people, enabling the achievement of its purpose to combat climate change and create a cleaner greener future for us all.

Fundamental to this strategy is the data & analytics team and technology, delivering regular reports and a democratized analytics capability, which will help Good Energy to drive customer centricity, to support the development of digital products and services, and improve trading and operations.

About the role

The BI Lead works as part of the IT & Digital leadership team and is responsible for the leadership of the Data & Analytics team, who provide support, subject matter expertise, development and delivery of data management & warehousing platforms, reporting tools and analytics capability.

This role is a combination of Scrum Product Owner with an emphasis on data management and architecture, plus background and experience of analytics and reporting requirements for business, IT & Digital teams.

You will have line management responsibility for a small team of BI analysts, technical experts and developers, as well as management responsibility for third party consultancies, software specialists and vendors for BI & data platforms and tools.

You will work alongside other Product Owners and Leads to lead the team in an agile delivery structure where dependencies are managed ‘horizontally’ across the portfolio.

About you

You will have experience and be able to supply evidence of successfully leading a high-performing team, to deliver value early and often, with a focus on outcomes, business KPI’s and according to an overarching strategy.

You will lead, support and motivate the Data Analytics team; by example and using Agile principles and practices to drive continued momentum and incremental improvement. You will also lead the team to ensure data extraction, transform and load, into data warehouse, ensuring that data is complete, appropriately cleansed and delivered to agreed timelines and accuracy. With this taken into account you will have previous experience in implementing and managing data warehouse technology.

Additionally, you will require experience of managing programmes where data and analytics are used to solve and influence strategic business problems. You will also have a strong grounding in Data Architecture and Meta data collection methods.

Behaviours - Works in a way which role models our values: 

Straightforward

We are straightforward in how we communicate with each other and get things done.

Determined

We are determined and resilient, overcoming challenges to realise our purpose together.

Inclusive

We value people’s differences and recognise the strength they give us when we work together.

Fair

In fulfilling our purpose, we aim to balance fairly the needs of our people with those of our customers, our shareholders and our futureholders.

In addition to a competitive salary we also offer a wide range of benefits. Our office in Chippenham is very accessible; we are just a two minute walk from Chippenham train station and within easy reach of surrounding towns and communities.

So if you’d like to be part of this multi award winning, innovative and fast growing ethical energy business, we’d love to hear from you. 

Please send a copy of your CV and a covering letter stating your experience and suitability for the role to jobs@goodenergy.co.uk.

By applying for a job at Good Energy, you agree that we’ll process your details for the purpose of applying for this vacancy. We’ll have access to your personal information from your application and other materials you submit in support of your application. We’ll retain your personal information on our own systems to facilitate the administration of the recruitment process and we’ll share your application with the relevant hiring manager. We won’t share your information for marketing purposes or with any third parties without your expressed consent (if we decide to perform a psychometric test we’ll require additional consent for being able to profile your personal information). We’ll retain your information if you’re unsuccessful for 6 months unless requested not to at which point your data will be deleted.

Closing date: Wednesday 22nd August 2018

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