group power bi specialist

We are looking for a new team member to take our Power BI capabilities to the next level. The role of this Group Power BI Specialist is twofold.

On the one hand you design and develop Power BI reports and provide insights to improve decision-making by using Power BI tools and therefore strategically contribute to the growth of the business.

On the other hand you lead the community of Opco Power BI developers by example, by providing best practices, guidelines, standards, templates, instructions and other forms of help.

Location
BME Group
Schiphol-Oost
Level
Specialist
Industry
Building materials
Employment
Full-time
Interested in this opening?

The journey

BME’s Group Digital Team leads the company’s digital acceleration by building BME’s Digital backbone, consisting of an Azure based Data Platform, a Master Data Management solution and a suite of Advanced Analytics solutions. On top of this backbone, we run groupwide digital projects, such as the build and implementation of a new and cutting edge e-commerce platform from the ground up.

Being able to visualize data in a beautiful, simple and manageable way is a key ingredient of our digital backbone, for which we have standardized on Microsoft Power BI.

The role

We are looking for a new team member to take our Power BI capabilities to the next level. The role of this Group Power BI Specialist is twofold.

On the one hand you design and develop Power BI reports and provide insights to improve decision-making by using Power BI tools and therefore strategically contribute to the growth of the business.

On the other hand you lead the community of Opco Power BI developers by example, by providing best practices, guidelines, standards, templates, instructions and other forms of help.


The person

As a Power BI Specialist you should have extensive knowledge and experience in business intelligence, data sets, and especially the technical aspects of BI tools. You need to be able to handle a variety of tasks, including creating reports, creating dashboards, creating data models, analysing data sets, measuring and improving performance of reports and the management of Power BI tools, including the Premium Capacity.

In addition to understanding the technicalities of the Power BI suite, having a keen eye for an optimal user experience is required. You also have an intrinsic motivation to make the life of others easier and their reports better and you love to share your knowledge with your colleagues, either in writing, verbally or by providing templates and other support.

The position

In this role, you will be a part of the Group Digital team, reporting directly the Group Manager Data, responsible for driving the development of the Data platform. You will work closely with the entire Digital Team, including Data Scientists, Data Engineers and Digital Project Managers / Product Owners. You will also often work with Digital Leads and Power BI developers from Opcos.

What you do

  • Use Power BI to create dashboards and visually appealing, intuitive and interactive reports
  • Improve, debug, monitor and align Power BI reports from others
  • Write DAX queries in Power BI where needed; provide data requirements to Data Team or model the data yourself in Databricks (SQL) where possible
  • Documenting everything in Confluence
  • Keep our reports in line with our design wireframes (in Figma)
  • Monitor report usage and manage access and performance
  • Manage and monitor our Premium Capacity
  • Develop templates and other best practices
  • Document and share Power BI knowledge

Who you are

  • A team player who cares for people and builds good relationships
  • Clear and confident communicator
  • Technically strong
  • An eye for detail
  • Able to deal with multiple stakeholders

Key Functional Competencies

  • Your inter-personal and partnership skills across divisions and external stakeholders are a strength
  • You are solutions-oriented with excellent problem-solving skills
  • You exude executive presence and understanding of a structured corporate environment with internal and external stakeholders
  • You embrace diversity of people, thought, and style as the best way to bring value for our customers, people and suppliers
  • Action-oriented and result-driven with excellent analytical and communication skills
    • Strategic mindset with excellent analytical and conceptual skills
    • Sound communication and presentation skills
    • Well-organised and structured, self-starter
    • Strong interpersonal and influencing skills
    • High level of business acumen
  • Strong personality with the ability to get things done through people
    • Pragmatic and solutions-oriented attitude
    • Strong team spirit with the ability to connect with people
    • Driven, energetic and positive-minded
    • Flexible, agile and resilient
    • Entrepreneurial, results-driven and customer-focused
    • Takes ownership, is accountable, delivers on promises
    • High sense of integrity and business ethics
    • Intellectually curious in support of high learning agility: high level of IQ/EQ and drive and used these to get ahead at work. Learns fast, creates rapid impact in new environments, gets often more responsibilities and has moved through the ranks significantly quicker than most others

Education and Experience

  • Business professional with a minimum of four years relevant work experience
  • The ins and outs of Power BI, including Power BI Premium, DAX (and perhaps M, you tell us when to use what!), Tabular Editor, etc.
  • Deep understanding of Data Models
  • Focus on execution and measurable results
  • A stable career track with clear career progression within a limited number of employers
  • Experience with working in an international and matrix environment
  • Eager and ambitious with the ability to go at least one level up
  • Excellent in English and ideally in German, Dutch or French as well;  at equal qualification diversity criteria will apply in the final selection process

Values

  • Dare
  • Care
  • Do it
  • Be real
  • Win together

Location

Office at Schiphol, the Netherlands in combination with home-office

Procedure

  • Interview by Recruiter
  • Interviews with BME
  • Online Assessment
  • Background and Reference check

Acquisition by agencies is not appreciated. By applying for this role you agree to store your CV in our files and to share it within BME and operating companies during the recruitment process according to our policy.

You may submit a written request to careers@bme-group.com revoking your consent at any time.

SKILLS

Power BI

Data Management

Business Intelligence

DAX

Confluence

FOR QUESTIONS

Raymond den Haan

Group Manager Talent Acquisition

Interested in this opening?


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