Business Intelligence Analyst

  • Cheshire Constabulary
  • Winsford, UK
  • 06/04/2022
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Job Description

Role type

Police Staff

Contract duration


Contract type

Full Time


Planning and Performance


Force Headquarters, Winsford


SO 1/2


£29,793 - £36,369

Please note, if this is a paid role and the role is part time then the salary quoted will be pro rata based on the hours worked per annum.

Hours per week


Closing Date

08/05/2022, 23:55

Job description

Employer description:

Cheshire Constabulary serves a population of over one million people across a large geographic area; from rural expanses to areas of extensive heavy industry and urban areas including Chester and Warrington with their vibrant daytime and night-time economies.


We are now looking for an eager candidate to join us as a Business Intelligence Analyst within our Business Intelligence team helping to deliver performance data and insights to police officers and staff primarily using Power BI. The role is currently operating in a hybrid manner with days in the office and days working at home.

In this role you will use and continue to develop analytical and technical skills to enable you to support service users to make effective use of business intelligence reporting and data visualisation tools. Your work will provide data and insights supporting operational activity through the development of information solutions, visual application development and data reporting processes.

Main responsibilities:

  • To work within a team supporting the design, development and maintenance of business intelligence.
  • To develop and deliver data visualisations, analytics and informatics in Power BI.
  • To support the Constabulary through the provision of technical infrastructure to enable effective reporting and key products that support research, intelligence and operational capabilities and requirements.
  • Identify internal and external customer requirements, agree relevant scope / terms of reference and co-ordinate the delivery of business intelligence products
  • To be a point of contact and subject matter expert for Power BI, in respect of the development of tools to enable the organisation to improve performance and problem solve.
  • Ensure that all use and release of information is in accordance with the Data Protection Act and relevant Information Sharing Agreements. Take responsibility for the security and accuracy of information used.


  • Experience of building reports and visualisations in Power BI or a similar system.
  • Experience of DAX, R, M or similar.
  • Experience of programming languages such as SQL (desirable).
  • Defining and developing customer requirements.
  • Problem solving and solution development.
  • Data collection and data management.
  • Strong verbal and interpersonal skills, which enable effective communication.
  • The drive and enthusiasm to continually professionally develop.

Cheshire Constabulary is fully supportive of diversity, equality and inclusion and strives to employ a workforce which is representative of the community it serves.
Applications are welcomed from all underrepresented groups and support will be made available throughout the recruitment process for all applicants. Under-represented groups include:

  • People of ethnic minority
  • Individuals who identify as having a visible or invisible disability
  • Gender in relation to female representation for PC entry routes
  • Gender in relation to male representation for Staff entry routes
  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender + (LGBT+)

If you have any queries in relation to diversity, equality and inclusion or have a request for any additional support you may need, please email

Please note, you will require the following detail to complete this application form; NI Number, ID detail, address information, referee information, full employment history including dates and any qualifications you may have attained. You may also be requested to provide photos of any visible tattoos you have. The application system only remains active on a single page for a period of 60 minutes. Please therefore ensure you allow time to complete this fully as incomplete pages will not be saved. As part of the application process, you may be asked to provide evidence of your Qualifications, proof of identity and address, so it is important to make sure you have this information to hand before you complete your application.