The Contraste Europe Group builds strong relations with its clients. It offers a range of IT services such as: Advisory, Solutions, Applications and Infrastructure. The Group’s sector focus is with finance, utilities, public institutions and non-commercial organisations. We are operating on three countries located in Belgium, Luxemburg and France. For one of our major clients in the financial sector, we are looking for a Strategic BI Team Coordinator.

Your role: 

The BI team is handling the development of reporting applications supporting the business work. Strategic BI is focusing in building and maintaining a DWH (Data Warehouse) for the company and support the users in their reports developments.

Your main responsibilities:

  • Organize the planning of the team ensuring hotline, maintenance and projects resource staffing
  • Follow-up on the maintenance developments ensuring they deliver added value to the business
  • Monitor the quality of the delivery of your team through adapted KPIs
  • Risk management (create and promote risk awareness, ensure the codes are reviewed, implement risk management policies & procedures, ...)
  • Quality management (timely and quality service delivery to clients, responsive to client requests, ...)
  • Productivity management (monitor efficiency of developments, maintain focus on core activities, contribute to projects as necessary, make full use of technology, ...)
  • Coordinate developers' activities to deliver qualitative BI applications, from design to testing. Technologies used are IBM DataStage and IBM Cognos.
  • Make frequent communication with the users to collect and clarify requirements, monitor progresses
  • Manage projects and make sure they are delivered on time, on budget and respecting the project methodology. Manages issues and risks
  • You regularly report project progress at all levels, including senior management and/or the sponsor/client
  • Help the testing teams to define the testing strategy of data warehouse
  • Take part in the definition of the BI priorities
  • Participate to the BI strategy set-up
  • Coordinate with the other BI coordination team members to ensure the success of the BI deliveries

Your profile: 

  • You have proven experience of min 5 years with of BI project and 2 years in the role of Project Leader
  • You're knowledgeable on BI (or are strongly interested in it)
  • You have a previous work experience in an IT environment
  • You have clearly shown interest in the business and their processes and with ability to communicate in a proper way with the BI users.
  • You are able to interact with senior management in a mature and convincing style, you understand the views of senior management and act upon them accordingly
  • You have the ability to communicate with various types of stake holders at various levels (e.g. senior team member, project leaders, sponsors, etc)
  • You have the ability to work in team and cooperate with your colleagues to share the important information
  • You're client focused
  • You manage changes efficiently and are result oriented
  • You're able to deal with conflicting priorities
  • You have solid organizational skills in order to manage and prioritize work and initiatives. You are at ease with managing deadlines.
  • You find the right balance between enforcing rules and processes and demonstrating an ability to be flexible/service oriented.

We offer: 

  • A challenging position in a fast growing company with an international presence.
  • A stimulating working environment with a really good team spirit maintained by lots of internal events (teambuilding, ...).
  • A dynamic culture focused on personal development.
  • A wide range of training and career development opportunities.

Interested ?

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