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Budgeting Solutions have grown profitably and organically for a number of years and we are always interested in suitably qualified applicants.

All our consultants have a number of years experience and specialise in one or more of the Cognos range of products

We are currently looking to recruit Cognos Product and Technical consultants in the following areas and will provide training for appropriate candidates. 

Graduate Business Analyst

To download the job description click here.

If you are interested in applying please forward your CV to james.salmon@budgetingsolutions.co.uk

Cognos BI Consultant

The role is home based with travel to client sites across the UK and some European locations.   As a Cognos Business Intelligence Consultant you will be responsible for the provision of Business Analytics Consultancy services to customers on all aspects of the IBM Cognos product range and taking requirements for projects. In addition you will act as the lead in the use of ETL ensuring good design and development techniques. Projects range from short term pieces of work to long term projects

Key Skills

  • IBM Cognos (up to v11) Advanced Skills - Query / Analysis / Metric /Framework Manager / Report studio / Cube Creation / Cognos connection
  • SSIS / Informatica / Datastage or Other ETL skills
  • SQL Server 2005 / 2008
  • Data Modelling / Data warehousing / Data quality profiling
  • Business Analysis
  • Stakeholder Management / Engagement


Desirable Skills

  • IBM Certified / Cognos Certifications
  • Multi Sector Business Knowledge
  • Previous experience as a Consultant
  • Kimball Methodologies

This is an excellent time to be joining a forward thinking Business Analytics team who can offer great career prospects as well as a solid career progression with s great starting salary and performance bonus

Cognos TM1 Consultant

The role is home based with travel to client sites across the UK and some European locations.  We are looking for relevant experience and a background in Finance though we will consider cross training someone from other product disciplines, in particular Cognos Planning.

Skills and attributes required 

  • Qualified or Part Qualified Accountant

  • Educated to degree level

  • Good presentation and communications skills

  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience with Cognos TM1


 Cognos Technical Consultant

The role is home based with travel to UK client sites.  Experience of multiple product and server configurations is essential

Skills and attributes required 

  • MS SQL and Oracle skills

  • Windows Server 2008 / 2013 / 2016

  • Active Directory and ldap services

  • Citrix, Terminal Services and VMWare


Previous experience of supporting or implementing Cognos products is required though training will be provided to fill in appropriate gaps

To apply please forward your CV and an introductory letter to enquiries@budgetingsolutions.co.uk


All our consultants take ownership of projects from inception to completion, either as a lead or part of a team.  Assignments are mostly UK based with some opportunity for European travel. 

Cross training in other Cognos products is provided to ensure a thorough skills development path and there is a clear path for career development from a pure consulting role into that of Engagement Management or Account Development. 

Without the confines of a larger corporate environment we are often able to tailor roles to suit specific candidates through flexible working options.