Data Analytics BI Senior Associate

Recruiter
PwC
Location
Lancashire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 Jul 2018
Closes
15 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A career in within Data and Analytics Technology services, will provide you with the opportunity to help organisations uncover enterprise insights and drive business results using smarter data analytics. We focus on a collection of organisational technology capabilities, including business intelligence, data management, and data assurance that help our clients drive innovation, growth, and change within their organisations in order to keep up with the changing nature of customers and technology. We make impactful decisions by mixing mind and machine to leverage data, understand and navigate risk, and help our clients gain a competitive edge.Responsibilities
As a Senior Associate, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to
  • Proactively assist in the management of several clients, while reporting to Managers and above
  • Train and lead staff
  • Establish effective working relationships directly with clients
  • Contribute to the development of your own and team\u0027s technical acumen
  • Keep up to date with local and national business and economic issues
  • Be actively involved in business development activities to help identify and research opportunities on new/existing clients
  • Continue to develop internal relationships and your PwC brand
About the team
PwC helps a variety of organisations harness the value of their data. Using innovations in data analytics and human insights, we help clients collect data, analyse it and use it to understand potential futures, improving business performance and transforming the way they work.
As part of PwC's strategy to embed data analytics in how we operate and the services we offer to our clients, the Consulting Practice (Technology Competency) is looking to recruit individuals with a proven track record in Data and Analytics Technologies (DAT), specifically Business Intelligence at the Senior Associate grade (3-5 years relevant experience).
We support the wider Consulting firm in embedding Data & Analytics in everything we do for our clients, and often deliver DAT solutions as part of wider technology-enabled business transformation.
About the role
We are particularly focussed on
  • Helping clients do much more with the volume of data they have available
  • Providing clients with solutions that are tailored to meet their specific business problems
  • Engaging with stakeholders across our clients' businesses to deliver Data Analytics solutions
  • Design and implement effective Data Analytics capabilities focussed on delivering business value
We do this by
  • Inspecting, cleansing, transforming, modelling and exploiting our clients' data to support decision making, deliver business outcomes and adopt an insight to action management approach
  • Developing innovative solutions using cutting edge technologies, structured and unstructured information
  • Implementing governance strategies to ensure the security, integrity, and availability of information
  • Working with a range of global alliance partners from the largest (Microsoft, Oracle, Google) to SMEs specialising in specific technologies or industry verticals
Essential skills and experience
  • Creative thinking
  • Intellectually agile
  • Demonstrated client management
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong technical abilities combined with business acumen
  • Track record of working as part of a team
  • Ability to stay current with business and industry trends
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity
  • Ability to adapt quickly to diverse environments/challenges
  • Basic understanding of BI Architecture
  • Proficient in at least one BI vendor
  • Education to degree level or equivalent


Technical Requirements
You should have good delivery knowledge in at least one of the following vendors
  • Qlikview
  • Tableau
  • PowerBI
  • Plus Advanced MS Excel/Access skills.
  • Spotfire
  • SAP
  • Oracle
  • Cognos
  • Analytics (SAS, SPSS)
  • SQL
Other BI vendors or advanced data visualisation techniques (D3.js et..)