Director, Business Intelligence
POSITION SUMMARY: The Director, Business Intelligence will focus on aggregating enterprise data into an enterprise data warehouse and generating/distributing enterprise reports that drive business. In addition, the Director, Business Intelligence will listen to the business and provide highly visual reporting capabilities that tell a story, and are directly pertinent and timely to the business decision making process.ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:•Identifies, builds, and maintains enterprise data warehousing and reporting technologies.•Interfaces with all business units, district/national councils, and executive staff to ensure access to reports in an easy to consume fashion.•Builds web based dashboards to report on key performance indicators.•Builds web based self-service modules to allow staff to generate enterprise reports in an ad hoc fashion.•Works in tandem with the Online Communications team to ensure data is being presented via both internally and externally facing websites in a dynamic and useful way.•Makes recommendations to improve organizational efficiency or amplify results based upon data trends.•Regularly ensures that enterprise reports are accurate, rich in actionable content, and useful.•Creation and monitoring of Service Level Agreements with external providers•Evaluate and recommend new products, maintain knowledge of emerging technologies for use with ULI.•Work as a project manager as assigned. •Experience as a Data Architect.•Trains staff on how to generate, access, and maintain web based enterprise reporting tools.•Knowledge of and ability to use data modeling software.•Experience with software interaction with databases such as MySQL and Microsoft SQL Server through APIs such as ODBC.•Experience crafting SQL Queries and presenting data in a useful format.SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:•Responsible for supervising external consultants as needed.INTERNAL RELATIONSHIPS:•This position interacts with every department in ULI along with many of ULI’s satellite offices, district councils, and national councils.EXTERNAL RELATIONSHIPS:•Technology vendor•Technology consultantsPROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS:•Must have knowledge of the following technologies: Advanced SQL, MS SQL Server, Tableau, Domo (a plus).•At least 7 years of experience in Information Technology with a specialty in Business Intelligence and 2 years managing direct and contracted resources•Ability to identify, extract, and analyze data from multiple sources•Demonstrates exceptional communication, leadership, and people management skills•Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience. •Technology certifications are a plus.HOW TO APPLY:Please submit your resume and letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org Please indicate that you are applying for the “Director, Business Intelligence” position. The Urban Land Institute is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.