Business Insights Manager

Opening Date: 30/11/2023 12:00 am

Closing Date: 13/12/2023 12:00 am

Company: PD Ports

A vacancy has arisen for an experienced analytical leader able to interpret data trends and provide data-driven, actionable insights to our business leaders at strategic, tactical and operational levels.


Location: Middlesbrough, Teesside.
Working Arrangements: Primarily on-site, some hybrid working.


The five main things our Business Insights Manager will be working on are:
• Creating a data strategy for the group, utilising the best technology, the right processes to empower our Business Leaders with relevant, timely and accurate information.
• Working closely with business leaders to bring together financial and non-financial data – transforming data and metrics into actionable insights.
• Creating and delivering reporting strategies for all levels: operational, tactical, and strategic.
• Coaching and mentoring operational teams in the effective use of data.
• Support the Group-wide continuous improvement strategy to improve safety performance, efficiency and service as well as maximise business opportunities.


We are seeking someone who:

• Has a demonstrable experience acting in a similar role as a leader in data strategy.

• Proven experience managing large volumes of data spread across multiple systems – with a track record of building meaningful data and reporting hierarchies.

• A commercially and technically astute problem solver who can quickly assimilate requirements.

• Demonstrate a track record of developing strong working relationships, at senior level, with a wide number of stakeholders.

• Previous working experience in a similar role for a minimum of 5 years.

• Excellent knowledge of data analytics and KPI development.

• Advanced IT skills – Excel and Qlik Sense experience as a minimum, but also an individual with experience of new and emerging technologies, with first hand leadership experience of deploying new technologies.

• Degree level education in a relevant field, valid UK driving licence.


Personal and behavioural qualities:

• Strong communication skills.

• Articulate & methodical approach to problem solving.

• Ability to absorb complex technical information and communicate effectively at all levels to both technical and non-technical audiences.

• Self-motivation with commitment, drive, and enthusiasm.

• Ability to remain calm and efficient under pressure, prioritising tasks in a high-pressure environment.

• Ability to demonstrate initiative and a proactive approach to daily tasks.

• Work well as part of a team.

• Flexible and adaptable to change.

• Excellent interpersonal, communication, presentation, and leadership skills.

• Ability to influence and challenge constructively.

We offer 25 days holiday, paid maternity, paternity and adoption leave, life insurance, a sick pay scheme and a cycle to work scheme.

If you are interested in this opportunity please apply in writing, outlining relevant skills & experience, to and use job reference BIM2023.

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