Head of Business Intelligence

  • Oscar Technology
  • Manchester, UK
  • 21/03/2020
Full time Data Science Big Data Business Intelligence Statistics

Job Description

A new role as come to light for a Head of Business Intelligence to join organisation based in Manchester with a strong company culture and a real focus on staff wellbeing. We're looking for someone who will be responsible of the delivery of data driven products, drive BI strategy and manage the development teams.

In this role you will be the main lead for all BI product and reporting related initiatives and be responsible for guaranteeing the implementation of solutions across a wide range of products.

You must be a driven, determined and experienced BI professional who can join together a large global community to facilitate a consistent approach across multiple projects and challenges. This is not a hugely technical role but we are looking for someone with a very strong technical background which will stand up to the challenges associated with this level of position.

This is a line management role with around 20 direct reports across three teams, one of which is in a ramp up phase therefore you will responsible for the recruitment into that team.


  • Pro-active individual who can manage people across various teams
  • Ability to manage expectations and deliver on commitments
  • Capable of managing and leading teams, aligning with a coherent BI strategy
  • Experience in managing multiple investors


  • Be the main interface and point of contact for product and development teams to ensure a unified and coherent approach to BI across all product and projects
  • Manage the team of developers in the UK and in Europe
  • Manage the technology approach and drive a single agenda for product reporting services
  • Uphold and continue to improve on the strategic direction of the company and shape operations and solutions
  • Manage third-party contractors and other contributors to the BI agenda
  • Facilitate and drive strategies to be aligned with the general BI approach

The Company:

This is a well-established and leading global information services company whose key aim is to use data to make a positive difference and better the lives and opportunities for both consumers and businesses.

This company places high value on creating a great working environment for their employees. They also provide great opportunities for training and progression in order that their employees may grow professionally.

They strive to find talented and innovative individuals who are hungry to develop their skills. Innovation is encouraged from their employees and they want someone who will develop the role and make it their own.

Head of Business Intelligence - Greater Manchester - up to £75,000 + Bonus

Oscar Technology is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.