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Date: 16-Oct-2020

Location: Lutterworth, GB

Company: Premier Foods

A great British food company 

Premier Foods is one of Britain’s biggest listed food companies, employing over 4,000 colleagues at 15 manufacturing sites and offices up and down the country.  Many of our brands have been part of UK life for more than a century and you’ll find them in 94% of British households.


Business Intelligence Developer

Based in Lutterworth, but will be flexible on location as will travel to multiple sites.


Role Purpose:

We have an exciting opportunity for a Business Intelligence Analyst to work as an integral team member of the Premier Data/BI team working on the Pyramid program, whilst instigating a BAU administration of the reporting tools of Business Objects and EveryAngle, that currently fall through the standard SAP support function.  The role will be demanding and require agility to work across different technologies, different functional areas and across Premier’s various geographies.


What you will be doing:

  • Create a Business Objects administration capability using the BOBJ CMC.
  • Create an EveryAngle administration capability.
  • Improve and Enhance training capabilities for Business Objects and EveryAngle.
  • Invigorate Power Users of Business Objects and EveryAngle.
  • Triage Business Objects and EveryAngle support calls to reduce support waste/cost and provide a more timely and quality support service.
  • Provide ongoing BW admin tasks such as Management Overlay loads, Plan Version Cuts and Actualisation.
  • Support a cleanup and ongoing maintenance of BW, BOBJ, EveryAngle.
  • Support the setup and maintenance of a set of Regression Test Scripts.
  • Support the trial and possible implementation of new tools such as WEBI and Integrated Planning.
  • Provide Excel expertise that is widely used in the business but with limited expertise in IT.
  • Provide BI Front End development expertise to support Pyramid projects.
  • Work with BW experts on the integration between BW and Business Objects.
  • To act in accordance to Premier’s Values / Behaviours.


What we need from you:


  • Good knowledge of BOBJ, BW BEX & EveryAngle
  • Excellent Excel & Analysis skills
  • Able to learn quickly
  • Aptitude for providing solutions to technical problems
  • Deep technical interest.
  • A strong desire to provide excellent customer service
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong time management and personal organisation skills.
  • Ability work with diverse teams including 3rd party resources in remote locations.
  • Ability to work with colleagues to achieve stretching timescales.


  • An understanding of the organisation’s business
  • An awareness of SAP & SAP BW
  • Knowledge of WEBI


What we offer you in return:

  • Competitive salary
  • Car allowance
  • Bonus
  • Up to 7.5% pension
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life assurance
  • Wide range of online and in-house training
  • Access to an employee discount scheme, with access to hundreds of nationwide retailers


Our much-loved brands include Mr Kipling, Cadbury, Bisto, Batchelors, Ambrosia, Sharwood’s, Oxo, Loyd Grossman, Homepride and McDougall’s, with some supported by our strategic partnerships with Mondelez and Nissin.