Senior Manager, Business Intelligence

  • Company:
    First West Credit Union
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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    1 day ago
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If you believe in the same things we do, let’s talk.

We’re a financial cooperative that does things differently.That means we create innovative yet simple solutions to help people achievetheir financial dreams and life goals. We make a difference by helping to buildhealthy communities. Our work environments will accelerate your personal andprofessional growth inspiring you to lead with courage. We strive to be anemployer of choice in Canada, not just for what we do, but how we do it.

Exceed the limits of what you thought was possible and bringout your full potential. Inspire yourself with purpose and create newpossibilities— for your future, for the lives of others and for the communitiesyou’re part of.

We are seeking a Senior Manager, Enterprise Intelligence Solutions to join our team.

COVID-19: We encourage and support employees whose responsibilities can be accomplished remotely to work from home. However, for certain positions employees are required to work out of one of our business locations—these instances are clearly outlined in the job posting details. Because the health and safety of our employees and members is our top priority, we’re taking proactive measures to ensure everyone working in a branch or office location is optimally protected.

We’re using digital platformsto conduct interviews by phone or video as opposed to in-person. Once an applicant commences employment with First West, they’ll participate in virtual training and onboarding. We also use tools that will help them stay connected and engaged in our supportive work environment. For more about our hiring practices through COVID-19, visit:

Position Overview The Senior Manager, Enterprise Intelligence Solutions, oversees the delivery of complex analysis and management reporting which drives business performance and translates business strategy into tactical action plans. Using a consultancy approach, this position works closely with business units across the organization to understand specific business challenges and desired results, then uses fact based analysis, insights and recommendations to improve performance and reduce risk. Here’s what would be included as a part of your typical day: Key Accountabilities:

  • Business Problem Identification: Consults with internal clients to define business problems, identify information requirements and perform analysis required to gain actionable insights.
  • Projects: Leads analytical projects and directs the activities of analysts to understand specific drivers of business performance. Champions insight driven decisions, then works with cross-functional teams to drive tactical execution.
  • Business Performance Framework: Consults with senior management and department leaders in the design and implementation of ongoing performance measurement. This includes understanding the business challenges and determining what data needs to be analyzed to deliver on the desired results.
  • Management Reporting: Manages the intake and prioritization of management reporting and enterprise intelligence solutions. Ensures management reporting meets or exceeds the needs of the organization.
  • Presenting Results: Architects performance measurement solutions; works with the business to present complicated data in a streamlined fashion (e.g., dashboards). Facilitates purposeful and positive change to improve company performance.
  • Leadership: Coaches and mentors analysts – assists analysts as required; reviews results; prepares final presentations. Manages the performance and day-to-day coaching of direct reports.
  • Required Skills, Experience & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Economics, Business, Information Technology or related Discipline
  • Master’s Degree Preferred
  • Eight years in Enterprise/Business Intelligence
  • Advanced analytics and problem solving skills
  • Advanced data modeling with SQL, R, Excel, Power BI or equivalent
  • Proven ability leading cross functional teams
  • Expert analytics and problem solving skills
  • Financial Services Industry experience
  • Proven ability to drive organizational change through the applications of data driven insights
  • Superior Business acumen, combined with advanced technical skills on how to apply information and analytics to solve business problems
  • Strong leadership to collaborate with the business, peers, other key stakeholders and team members on complex deliverables to develop and execute solutions effectively and on-time
  • Intellectual curiosity and the ability to identify new approaches to deliver relevant enterprise intelligence solutions
  • Expertise transforming stakeholder needs into Enterprise Intelligence Solutions
  • Knowledge of Performance Management methodologies and their implementation
  • Leadership (confidence, expertise and communication) skills to influence others to do things differently
  • Self-starter attitude with capability to effectively execute end to end deliverables
  • Expert level understanding of financial services and enterprise intelligence
  • Why work for us? Our employees give us a lot and we think it’s only right to give something back. We offer a total rewards package that includes:

  • A competitive base salary plus performance-based incentive compensation and annual merit pay increases
  • Flexible benefits as well as retirement benefits
  • Vacation time, a flexible bonus day off every year, and the ability to purchase up to five additional flex days
  • Other financial perks such as waived or reduced financial service fees, reduced rates on personal loans, mortgages, and vehicle leases, and no-interest loans to buy computers or fitness equipment for home use
  • But most of all, we’re invested in our local communities. Our initiatives are far-reaching with a special focus on raising food, funds and awareness for our local food banks. We volunteer and employees can be provided with paid time off to volunteer their time to assist in serving an organization. What’s your place in the First West story? Apply now and let’s find out together! First West regrets that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Diversity & Inclusion First West Credit Union is committed to diversity and inclusion. Our goal is to create an inclusive, accessible environment for our candidates and employees that reflects the communities in which operate. If you require an accommodation for the recruitment or interview process (including alternate formats of materials, accessible meeting rooms or other types of accommodation), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.