Business Intelligence Analyst in Chicago, IL

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Ventas   •  

Chicago, IL 60601

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


Less than 5 years

Posted 35 days ago

Job Description:

The Business Intelligence (BI) Analyst works closely with business stakeholders to understand and pre-empt their reporting requirements, configures the business intelligence platform(s) to enable the business to obtain the reports they require, and create specialized reports for the business (as needed).


  • Works closely with the Business Intelligence Lead in developing plans for creating BI capabilities from data strategies through report generation and visualization
  • Provide support for creating budget and resource reports for the Business Intelligence Lead
  • Manages the design, creation and extension of business intelligence platform(s)
  • Gathers analytical, reporting, and visualization requirements from business stakeholders, and orchestrates effective delivery (initial request, configuring self-service reports, creating new reports, and exploring reporting capabilities of source applications
  • Provides guidance to business stakeholders on determining appropriate usage of creating a real-time dashboards, generating a report, or request for a new cube
  • Clearly understands business requirements to establish where the source data is stored, amend the extract transform and load (ETL) layer, and amend the meta data layer to reflect requirements
  • Supports the creation of new reporting facilities
  • Creates specialized reports for the business, including gathering requirements from the business, designing and testing the reports with the business, and producing the final required reports
  • Follows the latest Application Services framework and methodologies
  • Manages the ongoing maintenance of business intelligence platform(s)
  • Proactively identifies/pre-empts new (or makes changes to existing) reporting facilities
  • Supports the change of reporting fields as appropriate to ensure the business can obtain the reporting view they


  • 3+ years of reporting experience working with business intelligence and data visualization software
  • Detail oriented with strong organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Strong technical experience designing professional reports and dashboards
  • Experience with visualization and business intelligence software (Tableau or XL Cubed are a plus)
  • Experience with Yardi or any other Real Estate Property/Accounting/Asset Management system
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft 365 suite (strong excel skills a plus)
  • Bachelor's degree with a technology focus and Accounting experience is a plus.

Ventas, Inc. offers a competitive compensation and benefits package to the successful candidate.

Valid Through: 2019-10-10