Business Intelligence Developer / Report Writer

A Microsoft SSRS Report writer / Database enabled Applications developer. (Placed)

A Microsoft SSRS Report writer / Database enabled Applications developer is required for a Food manufacturing production business based in Chessington, Surrey.

This is a contract for 6-12 Months.

The successful candidate will be working with finance and production teams, assisting with designing, supporting, amending and maintaining:

  • Reports on a MS SQL Server platform
  • Spreadsheets, querying SQL Server using ODBC
  • Microsoft Access applications, linking back to MS SQL server databases
  • FileMaker forms, linking to iPad applications
  • Microsoft InfoPath forms

There are a number of projects planned that will involve a lot of reports and small applications development.


  • Design and develop a high performing MS SSRS reports
  • Recognise report data requirements and produce technical design specifications
  • Understand and model data with an objective of discovering useful information, suggesting conclusions, and supporting decision-making
  • Maintain and modify existing reports
  • Proactively identify and assess risk
  • Provide Ad-hoc reports when requested


  • MTA: Microsoft Technology Associate and MCSA: Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate
  • Minimum of 4 years’ report writing SQL Reports
  • Detailed knowledge of Microsoft T-SQL
  • SSRS – MS SQL server and SSIS – MS SQL experience
  • Knowledge in creation, support & managing of reports using SSRS
  • Experience with MS Excel spreadsheets using VBA linking to SQL Databases via ODBC
  • Experience developing MS Access applications linking to SQL Server
  • Strong analytical, troubleshooting, documentation and problem solving capabilities
  • Ability work under pressure, independently and organise work efficiently, to prioritize demands
  • Strong understanding of database design
  • Understanding of SQL Server database administration

Beneficial Experience:

  • Ideally have an educational degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Technology or Mathematics / Physics related discipline (or equivalent)
  • Experience with Sage finance/accounting/ERP software
  • Experience with FileMaker linking to external databases
  • Experience with Microsoft InfoPath forms
  • Knowledge of Board business intelligence software
  • Experience with Microsoft SSAS, OLAP, data mining and multi-dimensional modelling

£300-400 a day

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