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IT Business Intelligence Associate

Date: Feb 17, 2021

Location: KK, IE

Company: Glanbia

IT Business Intelligence Associate (2021 Start)

Pure Ambition Graduate Programme


Are you looking for a graduate programme to match your ambition?

At Glanbia we are dedicated to delivering better nutrition for every step of life’s journey. We differentiate ourselves by doing not only what is right for our business, but also what is good for our people and the communities in which we live and work. So if you’re looking to develop your career, stretch your ambitions and work for a company that has the ability to succeed on the world stage, ours is a journey you’ll want to share.


Being selected for our Pure Ambition Graduate Programme is a significant first step in an exciting and invigorating career.  At Glanbia, we nurture your talent and individuality.  We support you in fulfilling your potential and help who you are today become who you want to be tomorrow.  We want to grow and we want you to grow with us.  In recognition of our world-class learning and development environment and excellent career opportunities, we were incredibly proud to win the award for Graduate Employer of the Year (<40 intake) at the Gradireland Awards in 2020!


What will you be doing

Through the Pure Ambition Graduate Programme, you’ll have the opportunity to make a big impact every day. We offer an engaging and immersive experience-driven development journey where you’ll learn and develop not just the skills required for today’s roles, but the skills required for today’s roles and tomorrow’s roles.


The ideal candidate will join our Centre of Excellence for Business Intelligence to help Glanbia become an insight led organisation. Our Business Intelligence analysts are responsible for partnering with business users to ensure we get the right information to the right people at the right time. While candidates may develop specialisms in supply chain, finance or commercial reporting, they need to have a high technical aptitude and a strong business acumen.


Working in a fast-paced, innovative environment where the focus is on continuous improvement and the challenge to make it better, you’ll be responsible for:

  • Design and development of technical reporting solutions to meet specific business requirements.
  • The delivery of business performance management reporting solutions through leading edge systems
  • Bridging the gap between functional users in the business and technical users in IT to design and deliver high quality solutions
  • Contribute to the BI element of multi-disciplinary project teams with specific responsibilities for solution development, testing, user training, and post-live support
  • Working closely with the business to improve the uptake and utilization of BI Solutions through issue resolution, end user training and identification of solution enhancement opportunities
  • Producing high quality documents to support each phase of a development
  • Supporting senior BI analysts on ad hoc activities such as reporting adoption initiatives, data analysis to resolve issues, ownership of regular operational activities and completion of project documentation
  • Collaborating with other IT functions to understand the data in our organisation


Who we’re looking for

We know it’s our people and their passion for delivering superior quality and value to our customers that sets us apart. We’re looking for graduates with the following qualifications and attributes: 

  • High academic record to date in the following fields of study: Business Information Systems, Management Information Systems or a related field; and expected minimum of a 2.1 honours primary degree
  • Ability to demonstrate a high technical aptitude and interest in technical solutions
  • Knowledge of SQL or other database languages a plus but not required
  • Ambition to progress successfully in a career in business intelligence in an exciting, ever-changing and challenging environment
  • Drives collaboration and builds partnerships to meet shared objectives
  • Communicates clearly and can influence at all levels
  • Demonstrates a thirst for knowledge with a desire to continually learn and grow
  • Analytically minded with the ability to develop creative insights and execute change