Data Analytics – Data Management Senior Associate
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 Data Management 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
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 adapt quickly to diverse environments/challenges
Good understanding of Data Management
Education to degree level or equivalent.
Data Management work stream/project management
Awareness of business issues for Data Management project delivery
Ability to develop new approaches and tools to solve client problems
- Lead and mentor junior team members (from both client and PwC)
You should have good delivery knowledge in at least one of the following areas:
Master Data Management
Plus Advanced Excel/MS Access/SQL skills.
Be able to prove and demonstrate experience in at least one Data Management vendor. Possibly certified
Be able to lead technical delivery of a Data Management solution with minimal support.
Who we’re looking for
A successful candidate must understand a client's business and be able to dive deeply into their issues and requirements. Assignments will vary and will involve managing small teams/work streams, providing expert consultancy, mentoring and acting as a "trusted advisor" to clients. Relationships will run from business and IT specialists to senior management.