Qlikview Consultant

Job Title: Qlikview Consultant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Berkshire, England
Salary: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00074684_1529568462
Contact Name: John Wright
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 21, 2018 09:07

Job Description

CONTRACT OPPORTUNITY: Qlikview Developer/Analyst Berkshire Initial 3-6 month contract Competitive daily rate (Dependent on experience)

Job Purpose
- Support development & operational maintenance of Qlikview reporting tool for Medical Devices EMEA Region
- Build and develop reports in Qlikview
- Contribute to the direction and development of the Qlikview platform to enhance the analytics capability for the region
- Management of governance process and resource management
- Ensure data integrity of published data and alignment with Corporate Bravo submissions

- Responsibility for the Qlikview application and Medical Devices EMEA
- Covering more than 50 reporting companies
- Other systems include JDE, SAP, Terradata, Cognos, TM1
- Focus on accuracy and consistency of financial information published
- Development of Analytics capability

Main Responsibilities:
- Design, Build and Develop reports in Qlikview
- Support day to day operational maintenance of Qlikview
- Manage Governance process & co-ordinate with relevant project teams
- Business partnering to CoE and commercial business partners
- Manage support requests & prioritise issues
- Ensure compliance and quality of execution of UAT process
- Convert the requirements of the business into technical solutions and recommend efficient outcomes
- Ensure alignment with Regional team and agree timetables in advance of each cycle
- Work with Reporting Integrity team to drive accountability for data quality to source
- Understand financial impact of reconciling issues and make appropriate suggestions
- Educate report users on the systems and processes behind the numbers
- Active member of EMEA MD and COE Finance team
- Involvement in strategic finance and business projects
- Proactively contribute to maintaining and improving a strong internal control environment e.g. understanding SOPs/Work Instructions and updating as necessary, performing SOX testing, identifying risks and proposing potential solutions etc.
- Compliance with Records Retention rules and HCC/HCBI/IAPP requirements
- Other ad-hoc tasks as required by the business

Knowledge / Experience / Skills required:
- Experience of developing reports in Qlikview or Qliksense
- Experience of SQL / JDE / SAP / Cognos / Terradata / TM1 /Tabelau financial systems
- Qualified with recognised financial qualification (CIMA, ACCA etc) or equivalent highly advantageous
- Strong technical/analytical skills within a complex financial accounting and systems environment
- Strong interpersonal & communication skills with an ability to partner with people at different levels
- High energy/positivity, self motivated and proactive is a must
- Development of BI/Analytics tools and data analytics experience
- The ability to shape & drive change on a regional level and overcome resistance to change
- Comfortable in detail and able to articulate impact on the bigger picture
- Methodical approach with a commitment to accuracy & timeliness of analysis
- Experience working within Virtual Teams
- Previous experience working across both Data Management and/or Finance reporting/analysis preferred
- Understanding of WW corporate financial reporting / SOX environment
- Strong continuous improvement mind set

Is this exciting opportunity of interest? If so, please apply and I will be in touch ASAP.

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