Lakeside, Portsmouth
About The Role

 Head of Business Intelligence & Data Analytics

Permanent – Highly Competitive Salary and excellent benefits - 35 hours per week. 

Location:  Portsmouth, Hampshire.

Are you an experienced leader with a sound business intelligence and data background?  Are you looking for a challenging yet rewarding opportunity to join a fast-growing digital business investing in its future? We currently have an exciting opening for a Head of Business Intelligence to build on Checkatrade's BI capability, ensuring the right mix of skills and resources are available to deliver data-driven decision making to inform business strategy and operations.

Where do you fit in?

The Head of Business Intelligence & Data will play a pivotal role in shaping our business during a period of vast transformation and investment in new technology. Business intelligence will be a key driver in delivering business change and providing fit for purpose MI to support business strategy, product development and marketing activity. With a team of analysts and data architects/ scientists reporting to you, you’ll invest in your team development, building up a centre of excellence that has the right mix of systems, tools and skills available to provide fast based analytics and insights to the business.

What’s in it for you?

  • An exciting opportunity to play a pivotal role to inform decision making in a fast-growing digital business with transformation agenda
  • An opportunity to develop a centre of excellence for BI
  • Excellent benefits and progression opportunity

What do you need to succeed?

  • Extensive Business Intelligence experience
  • Technical expertise in T-SQL queries, data warehousing (ETL) and Power BI/Tableau/Qlik
  • Sound leadership and management skills and a track record of building team capability
  • Degree Level qualification in IT related subject or Statistics



About Us

Checkatrade is the consumer choice for finding a local reputable and reliable tradesperson. For over 20 years, we've been the place where reputation matters most - and if you join us, you’ll ensure that our teams continue to uphold these high standards.

With over 38,000 of only the best trades on our books who've passed a robust vetting process, we're staying true to our core business belief which is -  'Checkatrade does the checks so you don't have to.' 

We're currently going through a period of significant investment and growth and we're looking for exceptional people to join us on our journey to help us achieve our ambitious goals. This is an exciting time to join our team.