Job description

  • Location:
    London - 30 Gresham Street
  • Employee Type:
  • Department:
    IWI Projects Team
  • Division:
    IWI Technology
  • Employment Type:
    Full time
  • Salary:

PowerBi Developer (5681)

We're one of the UK's leading investment management companies, with responsibility for over £40 billion of client assets. We've worked closely with clients and their trusted advisers for many years and gained a unique understanding of the specific needs of our clients.

Investec Wealth & Investment seeks to deliver exceptional levels of customer service and has been trusted to meet the needs of private investors for almost 200 years. But our eyes are focused on your future.

Right now we're a team of over 1400 dedicated professionals located across 14 sites in the UK. We're looking to strengthen our team and need you to come on board and make a difference.

Research shows that some candidates can be reluctant to apply to a role unless they meet all the criteria. We pride ourselves on our entrepreneurial spirit here and welcome you to do the same – if the role excites you, please don't let our person specification hold you back. Get in touch!

What we're looking for

The Programme Team has a delivery and strategic planning capabilities which together creates and maintains an achievable and affordable change portfolio for Wealth.

Specifically, the Client Data Portfolio delivers a coherent and cohesive change portfolio which is driven by the firm's strategic objectives, in particular, Data Centric Change, Data Analysis and Data visualisation. Our Strategic ambition is driving significant change that demands a greater focus on data.

We're looking for a highly skilled and pragmatic Data Analyst who can quickly interpret Business ideas into data requirements and deliver insight and Business Intelligence against them using QlikView and PowerBI.

This is both a Business and Technology facing role. Engaging directly with senior business stakeholders to capture ideas, requirements and explore opportunities whilst working with technology and platform teams to ensure application data delivery, integration and planning are in place to deliver Business Intelligence.


Some responsibilities: 

  • Your primary role will be in the delivery of insight / Business Intelligence in support of any business change or strategy initiative.
  • Hands-on analysis of data using any available tools and visualisations.
  • This includes the acquisition and conforming of data to expose new business opportunity whilst ensuring a structured approach to data governance to provide coherence, accessibility, quality and control across our data estate.
  • In addition, you will help lead the adoption of the common Azure Data Platform for Investec Wealth and Investment driving data delivery and supporting colleagues in adoption of PowerBI
  • You will form excellent working relationships across business functions and third party suppliers.
  • You will be confident and knowledgeable across all data disciplines with the ability to interact with a variety of functions including data architecture, data protection, development/engineering teams, Business data owners/stewards, product owners, project managers, scrum masters and testers.
  • You will locate and define new process improvement opportunities


What you bring to the table

  • Excellent Data analysis and insight skills and demonstrable experience in developing highly complex solutions in PowerBI
  • A thorough understanding of current Data and Business Intelligence practices
  • Proven ability to identify and articulate complex insight using a variety of tools to inform strategy and change.
  • Experience in delivering BI within Wealth Management (or Financial Services) using modern approaches and data technologies
  • Extensive experience of influencing and delivering data centric change, in a complex multi-stakeholder environment.
  • Experience of implementing databases, data collection systems, data analytics and other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and quality.
  • Experience of data models, database design, development, data mining, engineering and segmentation techniques.
  • Current with Data Protection and Information Security trends and practical implementation of associated regulation.
  • A clear understanding of practical change management, across various methodologies.
  • Adept at queries, report writing and presenting findings
  • Experience in establishing Data Governance and driving conformity across business functions.

Ideally, but not mandatory if experience can be demonstrated:

  • BS in Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science, Information Management or Statistics
    • PowerBI and SQL development
    • Full suite of Project/Programme management disciplines
    • Adept in MoSCoW, Process Mapping, Data Analysis and visualisation techniques.
    • Experience of data technologies including (Azure, SQL, Synapse, Data Vault, DataBricks, PowerBI, Qlikview etc)
    • Stakeholder identification, analysis and management
    • Organisation modelling, business process analysis and business change identification
    • Evaluating options, preparing and presenting business cases
    • Running effective workshops to understand business requirements
    • Defining and analysing requirements within user stories


Research shows that some candidates – particularly female candidates – can be reluctant to apply to a role unless they meet all the criteria. We pride ourselves on our entrepreneurial spirit here and welcome you to do the same – if the role excites you, please don't let our person specification hold you back. Get in touch

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London - 30 Gresham Street
30 Gresham Street, London, England, GB, EC2V 7QN

Meet the recruiter

Daniel Szczerban

+44 20 7597 5933


We commit to ensure that everyone is fairly assessed during our recruitment process.

Let us know if you need any reasonable adjustments to complete your application.

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