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Senior PowerBI Developer


Job Description

Senior PowerBI Developer
£35,000 - £43,500 plus benefits (Work Level 6A)
Manchester city centre
We're now working in a hybrid way, with colleagues dividing their time between home/remote working and the office. You can find out more about our hybrid working policy at

We're looking for a senior business intelligence developer to join us and develop cutting edge data products which will enable us to make the best business decisions for our members, customers, colleagues and communities. You'll help to build dynamic business intelligence reports and dashboards to support a variety of colleagues and teams across our business, engaging and building relationships with a wide range of partners and gaining a fantastic exposure to all areas across Co-op.

As a senior PowerBI developer at Co-op, every day will be different. We'll look to you to create reporting solutions to help our colleagues get a better understanding of their data. You'll work closely with the engineering team and use your coding skills to build strong reporting and BI solutions, working on each requirement through to completion. If you've delivered business intelligence solutions before and have a strong analytical mind, we can offer you the opportunity to develop your career and make a real impact on how we share data at Co-op.

What you'll do

* use cutting edge tools to build a leading data platform for Co-op
* design, develop, test, and optimise solutions - with a focus on usability, performance, flexibility and standardisation
* present back to the business the proposed solution to make sure it delivers what has been requested
* interpret data, analyse results and provide ongoing BI capability to the business
* collaborate with our data engineers in acquiring, capturing, validating, cleansing and managing data from a number of different sources
* seek out inefficiencies and use initiative to propose changes or improvements to data management and BI provision
* work cross-functionally and build relationships with the wider data team - data engineering, data governance, data science and technology teams

This role would suit people who have

* significant experience of building management reports, suites and dashboards across web and mobile platforms
* demonstrable knowledge and experience of using Power BI on the Azure platform
* extensive knowledge of Power BI Premium Features including how to structure Power BI data Models, DAX, and Power Query/Pivot
* experience using Data Factory and a comprehensive understanding of data modelling.
* strong data visualisation and story-telling capability
* experienced user of SQL Server Management Studio
* demonstrable experience of understanding business problems, scoping requirements and wireframing potential solutions
* the confidence to speak to business partners across all levels of the business, challenging and influencing along the way
* the ability to pick up new technology and a desire to continuously learn

Why Co-op?

Here you'll do work that matters. We're a commercial organisation with a purpose beyond profit, you'll have an opportunity to help us build a stronger Co-op and stronger communities. You'll also get a package that includes:

* competitive salary
* coaching, training and support to help you develop
* pension with up to 10% employer contributions
* annual incentive scheme
* Wagestream - a money management app that gives you access to a percentage of your pay as you earn it
* 28 days holiday (rising to 32 in line with service)
* discounts on Co-op products and services

Building an inclusive work environment

We're actively building diverse teams and welcome applications from everyone. But simply having a diverse workforce is not enough. We aim to build an inclusive environment, where everyone can contribute their best work and develop to their full potential. We celebrate our differences, and recognise the importance of teams reflecting the communities they serve.

We can make reasonable adjustments to our interview process according to your needs. And we offer a flexible working environment so you can adjust your hours to suit your personal circumstances. You can find out more about Co-op people policies at

As part of your application you'll need to complete an online assessment. It will take you around 12 minutes to complete this test.

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