UK Data & Analytics Director

A unique opportunity to build a completely new, exciting focus area for the UK, in a supportive, global and well-established company focussed on creating digital transformation for a better tomorrow.

Columbus already has significant business in the Data & Analytics area globally and we have serious ambitions to significantly increase our D&A business footprint in the UK. 

To drive this ambition and accelerated growth, we are looking for an individual who will help us put Columbus on the map and develop this area to become one of the leaders in the UK market.

This is a very exciting growth opportunity where you can exercise your entrepreneurial skills, within a safe framework of a solid parent company.  You will be part of the management team in Columbus UK and report to both the UK CEO and the Head of the Global Data & Analytics business area.

Columbus has a solid customer base in the UK with a large untapped potential within this area.  Therefore, this is a very exciting opportunity that will provide fun challenges and a great chance of success for the right candidate.

In this position, you will have responsibility for the financial position of the team, sales and business development, service delivery, as well as talent acquisition.

Your main responsibility will be to build and lead the team in the UK, including sales, consultants, architects and project managers. You must have a desire to build something new, enjoy engaging with customers and being a "trusted advisor" to them.  You will have extensive contact with colleagues all over the world, so you would need to have great networking & collaboration skills and be a true team player.

It is essential to have experience with BI solutions, preferably those from leading providers such as Microsoft, Oracle, Qlik and Target. In addition, a knowledge of modern cloud technology specifically in the area of D%A, AI, IoT etc. is and modern computer platforms is also an advantage.

Read more about our service offering within Data & Analytics here:

Find out more about the responsibilities and the candidate profile we are looking for here:  https://careers-uk.columbusglo...

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Flexible remote

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Perks & Benefits

There is more than one good reason to join Columbus!

Aside from being a globally recognised Microsoft partner, that develops and invests in their employees, we offer a number of benefits including; 

  • 25 days Holiday (plus Bank Holidays) increasing with service

    Whether it's feeling the sand between your toes or skiing off piste, everyone deserves a break. So at Columbus we make sure you have the time to do what's important to you.

  • Healthcare Cashback Plan

    We understand that you are at your best when you feel your best - That's why we enrol every employee into our healthcare cashback plan.
    Healthy body - Healthy soul!

  • Columbus Heart

    Columbus Heart is our Benefits Hub, which not only provides information on all our benefits, it also hosts a retail discount portal that offers every Columbus employee preferential discounts at everyday high street stores and on top brands. You can save on everything from your weekly shop right the way up to a new TV or your monthly gym subscription.

  • Cycle to Work

    To promote healthier journeys to work and to reduce environmental pollution Columbus has a Cycle to Work Scheme to help you get a new set of wheels.

  • Life Assurance

    We value our people and their extended families, which is why we offer this life cover to all of our team members - we hope this is a benefit we never have to use but it gives peace of mind to our team.

Workplace & Culture

At Columbus, we are proud of our employees, their technical and industry expertise and their ability to develop, adapt and implement business solutions that help our customers maximise their efficiency and overall business performance.

We understand that there is life outside of work and try our hardest to enable a good work/life balance within the team.

In recognition of the commitment and loyalty within the team, we ensure that we celebrate successes together and offer social activities both to employees and their families at different times throughout the year.

We also have an extensive competency framework to support career development at Columbus and we invest heavily in performance management and training & development initiatives at all levels of the business.


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