BI developer

The company

The Lead Agency is a fast-growing technology business with 16 years’ experience in lead generation and customer acquisition. We are a trusted growth partner to some of the world’s biggest and most ambitious organisations.

We connect consumers to products and services that fulfil their needs, help organisations to find and acquire new customers and enable publishers to monetise their audiences.

We are a thriving company with over 100+ specialists located across our Liverpool HQ, London and New York offices.

The Lead Agency is made up of talented, creative and determined people.  We seek ambitious forward thinkers who are equally passionate and driven for career success.

The job

You will be joining The Lead Agency’s BI team as a BI Developer/Analyst. In this role, you will play a key role in developing the businesses intelligence capabilities of the company, designing and developing reports and analysing data to ask and answer business questions.

As a business, The Lead Agency is at the forefront of innovation producing ever-increasing quantities of structured and unstructured data, and we are keen to further develop our capabilities to ensure that we are maximising performance now, and supporting the future growth of the company.

This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to contribute to a growing area of the business, and shape the way we provide business intelligence to enable data driven decision making, maximise performance and quality of service to our clients, and efficiently run our business.

As part of the evolution of the company’s data strategy, we are looking to build a self-service analytics engine, that can be used by power users in the business to answer questions and power decisions. For this project we will be reviewing our existing BI tools, and looking for the best option for our needs. The successful candidate will play a crucial part of this process, as well as the subsequent project.

You will work closely with the Finance, Development and Sales teams, and well as other key stakeholders.

The responsibilities

This role requires someone who can pick up the reporting needs of the business- either in the form of pre-existing reports, requirements documents, or in some cases simply from communication with stakeholders, and fulfil delivery. The individual will be highly-motivated and driven to achieve the KPIs agreed with key stakeholders.

  • Gathering reporting requirements from stakeholders
  • Designing/ Developing/ Testing/ Automating new reports
  • Fulfilling ad-hoc requests from the business
  • Analysing data from the business to look at trends and provide insights
  • Supporting and improving existing systems
  • Automating and improving existing reports
  • Creation of automated alerts on regular reports
  • Test-driven development to ensure accurate reporting and analysis

The skills & ideal candidate

  • 3 years’ experience working as a BI developer/analyst using BI tools to create reporting systems
  • Experience of developing reports in Qlikview/sense and/or Power BI.
  • Experience using SQL to produce reports/ analyse data
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Ability to understand and analyse data
  • Experience of transforming raw and unstructured data
  • Ability to work with stakeholders to build requirements
  • Ability to present analysis to stakeholders
  • Ability to design and visualise reports
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Must have a systematic, logical approach to problem solving
  • Good organisational and prioritisation skills
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work to a design and suggest improvements where appropriate.
  • Ability to work in a manner that ensures the confidentiality and security of company data
  • Experience of any of the following would be advantageous:
  • SQL Server BI Stack
  • Working in an online business
  • Working with Contact Centre data
  • Web analytics data eg GA

The culture

The Lead Agency is a fast-moving and creative company that believes that if something is worth doing, it’s worth doing right.

We value ambition and persistence, and we encourage each other to drive progress through continual improvement and innovation. We’re working on exciting projects with the potential to transform our industry and allow us to expand both in the UK and internationally.

Our headquarters offer one of Liverpool’s best locations to work in – a bright, open plan office on the 13th floor of the Unity Building, offering spectacular panoramic views of our city.

Balance is important to us, which is why we offer flexible working hours, free personal training and squash games, subsidised gym membership… and a free office bar every Friday! In addition, we have regular nights out and charity events throughout the calendar.

The application

The Lead Agency appreciates the time you’ve taken to consider the details and we welcome your application.

To begin your application please send your CV or LinkedIn profile to or call +44 (0)151 221 9889 to discuss the role.

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