Business Intelligence Officer

Rutland County Council
£28,226 - £30,095
Rutland - Oakham
Working Pattern:
Flexible Hours/Full Time
37 hours per week. Flexible and agile working.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
08/06/2022 at 23:59

Do you have a natural curiosity about data, together with technical ability to use data to solve problems, and an eye for detail?  If so, an exciting and rewarding career opportunity has arisen for a Business Intelligence Officer developing the business intelligence solutions used to plan and deliver services across Rutland County Council.

About you…

  • Educated to A Level or equivalent standard
  • Experience in a similar role
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong technical skills and experience of database structures and languages like SQL, plus ideally software systems like Power BI and SSRS
  • Robust analytical skills with the ability to explain findings to a range of audiences


About the role…

As the Business Intelligence Officer, you will capture, process and analyse data relating to services the Council delivers and commissions, including the maintenance and improvement of processes regarding data flow and quality.  Other duties include:

  • manage the coordination, quality assurance and submission of statutory and non-statutory data returns
  • use and develop new business intelligence solutions, including interactive dashboards
  • analyse and interpret complex information, presenting findings to a range of audiences using visualisation and other techniques


Whilst the base for the Business Intelligence Officer is at our offices in Oakham, the local authority offers a hybrid working practice, so will suit someone who will be able to work from home with occasional travel to the main office.

The Business Intelligence Officer interviews will be held during June, we will be reviewing applications on a regular basis and inviting those who meet our essential person specification criteria to interview. If you’re interested in this role, we strongly encourage you to apply without delay.

The successful applicant for this post will be subject a standard DBS check.  The costs of the check will be paid for by us.

Our offer to you:

We offer work that makes a difference to people’s lives, a safe working environment; structured salary reviews; generous annual leave entitlement plus 8 days paid bank holidays; local government pension scheme; occupational health service and flexible working policies to enable you to balance work and home commitments.

Rutland County Council encourages a healthy work life balance, and we welcome discussions regarding flexible working.

Find out more:

To learn more about working with us visit or if you have any queries about this role please contact Jonathan Weller, Business Intelligence Manager on 

If you are experiencing problems or have any queries about the application process please call us on 01572 758269 or email us at

How to apply

To apply for this role click on the ‘Apply Online’ button below. If you already have a JGP account you will be asked to login, or alternatively if you don’t have an account you will be guided through the set up process.

Access to an account is necessary as all updates regarding your application will be sent via the JGP site to the email you have registered.

Once you have access to your JGP account you will be able to complete the application form in stages, saving and amending it until you are happy to the submit your completed application. You should use the Personal Statement section to demonstrate how you meet the requirements set out in the role profile attached.

If you are experiencing problems or have any queries about the application process please call us on 01572 758343 or email us at

Further information on this vacancy

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