BI Developer

Location Manchester
Job type: Permanent
Job ref: 004202
Published: about 1 month ago

An integral role, the BI Developer is responsible for, producing high quality reports and analysis across the organization to enable data-driven decision making and support strategic planning by Per-Scent leadership team.


Key Responsibilities


  • The design, build and automation of business reports and dashboards.
  • To provide well presented, accurate and timely management information.
  • To extract, interrogate and analyse data to support business decision making.
  • Presentation and communication of analysis to internal stakeholders as and when required.
  • Review & challenge existing internal reporting to drive increased efficiencies.
  • Establish and conduct regular business review meetings to analyse and determine BI requirements and develop solutions that add value. 
  • Build robust and efficient data sources for use in reports and dashboards 
  • Standardize cross-departmental data definitions, KPIs, and calculations and ensure ongoing conformance to published standards 
  • Policing of key data within business system
  • Audits of the quality of recorded data across the business to help support various data teams. 
  • Continually seek to improve existing reporting processes, frequency, and distribution methods by incorporating automation techniques, initiatives, and technology trends. 
  • Ensure the integrity and 100% accuracy of all reports distributed.
  • Manage the development and UAT phases of all new reports and report enhancement


Required Experience and Skills

  • 2+ years’ experience in a similar role, ideally in a wholesale or retail environment.
  • Ideally educated to degree level, within an IT/Mathematical field. 
  • Proven experience working with Power BI 
  • Highly proficient in MS Office applications (particularly Excel)
  • Proven experience delivering presentations, visualisations/dashboards and analytics to a broad audience (technical, non-technical, exec etc.) 
  • Experience/Knowledge using ERP systems.
  • Self-motivated and dynamic with the ability to consistently work towards tight deadlines and prioritise effectively in accordance with business needs.
  • High level of attention to detail.
  • Strong customer focus and commercial acumen



  • Experience of Microsoft Dynamics – Business Central
  • Experience of MS SQL


Personal Qualities and Skills

  • Highly analytical in approach
  • Exemplary interpersonal skills
  • Expert communication skills
  • Organised & self-sufficient
  • Logical, methodical approach to problem and issue solving
  • Collaborative
  • A professional attitude and approach to all work-related tasks.
  • Excellent problem solver.
  • Good organisational skills and ability to effectively prioritise workload.
  • Desire to learn new techniques and skills.
  • Ability to work within a team.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Have the ability to ability to deal with multiple stakeholders from department managers, Directors and the CEO.



Package Details


Immerse yourself in a company that takes pride in exceptional customer service, providing fragrance and beauty products tailored to our customers' desires.  At our vibrant workplace in the new state-of-the-art Head Office in Trafford Park, you'll enjoy a competitive salary based on your experience. The office comes equipped with an on-site gym for your convenience. Indulge in the sweet scent of savings with our generous staff discount. As you grow with us, so does your annual leave entitlement. After the probation period, enjoy the luxury of duvet days when you need a break.  Nestled near the recently expanded Metrolink tram route connecting Manchester City Centre to the Trafford Centre, we offer excellent access to public transport.