Business Intelligence Analyst

Department Information Services
Status Full Time
Location Pocatello Corporate Office
Company Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company of Idaho
Rate of Pay DOE
Date Posted 1/20/2019
Closing Date --
Positions Available 1
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Business Intelligence Analyst



Department: Information Services                 Job Status: Full Time 

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt                             Reports To: Director of Information Services

Grade/Level: NA                                           Amount of Travel Required: N/A 

Job Type: Regular                                          Positions Supervised: None 

Work Schedule: Monday – Friday: Overtime as needed.                        



Business Intelligence Analyst will provide reporting and analytical support in the form of data retrieval, analysis, data reporting and dashboards. Work with business and team leads to establish report requirements for both current and future reports.  Extensive training will be provided.



Reasonable Accommodations Statement

To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 


Essential Functions Statement(s)

  • Work collaboratively with business and team leads to gather and interpret data and report requirements.

  • Aide in developing and integrating business reports and applications. 

  • Build and populate automated operational reports and dashboards. 

  • Assist in preparing post-implementation measurements.

  • Extract relevant information and identify basic trends from reports, documents and statistical data.

  • Perform user acceptance testing. Partner with team members to ensure post-implementation validation and adoption. 

  • Provide accurate, timely reports with detailed insights that allow stakeholders to improve performance and monitor business KPIs. 

  • Assess functionality of existing reports and examine possible improvements to existing reports and the reporting processes.

  • Develop and maintain collaborative working relationships with stakeholders at all levels.

  • Respond to routine inquiries or problems. 

  • Participate in collaborative efforts within multiple teams to meet identified objectives and communicate information to appropriate personnel. 

  • Participate in meetings with business and team leads to identify gaps in reporting.

  • Inspire trust and confidence through strategic and diplomatic handling of relationships.

  • Miscellaneous tasks as directed.


Competency Statement(s)

  • Accuracy – Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.

  • Accountability – Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions. 

  • Analytical Skills – Ability to use thinking and reasoning to solve a problem. 

  • Communication – Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word and also writing in a clear and concise manner. 

  • Detail Oriented – Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task. 

  • Ethical – Ability to demonstrate conduct conforming to a set of values and accepted standards. 

  • Honesty / Integrity – Ability to be truthful and be seen as credible in the workplace. 

  • Organized – Possessing the trait of being organized or following a systematic method of performing a task.

  • Reliability – Ability to be dependable and trustworthy.  

  • Time Management – Ability to utilize the available time to organize and complete work within given deadlines. 

  • Project Management – Ability to organize and direct a project to completion. 

  • Professionalism – Avoid business or personal activities that present a conflict of interest. Display conduct favorable to oneself, the department, and the company. 



Education & Experience

Degree required: preferred major in a quantitative field such as Economics, Math, Statistics, Finance, Management, Information Systems, or Industrial Engineering.


Skills & Abilities


·         Innovative and creative problem solver

·         Ability to use math and technology to answer questions

·         Advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Excel

·         Ability to be Accurate and Meticulous when working with data

·         Proven Analytical Skills

·         Strong verbal and written communication skills

·         Capability to take initiative and ownership of projects

·         Database knowledge and ability to write SQL queries


·         Experience working with IBM Cognos, SQL Server Reporting Services, Power BI, Tableau, QlikView reporting.

·         Experience with statistical software such as R, Minitab, SAS, etc. 

·         Basic understanding of Lean processes

·         Knowledge of the Shingo Model

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