Graduate Consulting Analyst
We are on the lookout for self-starters who have a passion for data analytics and problem-solving. Our graduates gain exposure working with senior teams, and large-scale projects from day one. Along the way, you will be supported with structured training in the form of our 6-week Analytics Academy at the start of your career with Concentra.
What you will be doing
- Work on a wide variety of projects across industries and sectors. One day, you might be working on improving hospital efficiencies, the next, you could be building a supply chain analytics solution.
- Experience all stages of our projects from developing technical solutions to designing insightful analytics dashboards and visualizations, to advising clients on how to act on findings. There will be plenty of client interaction and problem-solving to identify and take advantage of business needs and opportunities.
- Be the driving force behind client projects. Transform businesses with the latest analytical tools and techniques.
- Delivering work on client sites and in-house, understanding business needs and challenges.
There are three practice areas which you could be involved in:
- Organisation Design: In this team you will be applying Concentra’s Data-Driven Organisation Design (D-DOD) approach to understand the client’s current organisation using analytical solutions and use insights to design the future state. We help our clients to solve strategic business problems using our platform OrgVue. We then take what we learning on projects and build this back into OrgVue and our methodology. You will be advising and training clients on how change can be sustainably implemented in the business, leveraging OrgVue capability.
- Enablement: In this team you will be contributing to the design, implementation and roll-out of OrgVue solutions. You will need to identify any associated risks or issues and working with developers and consultants to solve these; ensuring work is delivered on time and to a high standard. You be advising and training clients in how leverage OrgVue’s capability organisational analysis and design; as well as in how to manage the system.
- Analytics Solutions: In this team you will help our clients to better manage and understand their data, which in turn helps to inform better decision making. You will experience all stages of our analytics projects from developing technical data architecture solutions to designing and building insightful analytics dashboards and visualizations. There will be plenty of client interaction and problem-solving to identify and take advantage of business needs and opportunities. You might also become a certified trainer and help our clients build analytics capability by delivering training for the core technologies.
What technologies you’ll use
- Concentra proprietary technologies: OrgVue, SupplyVue, DataPlus
- Core 3rd party technologies: Tableau, Alteryx, Microsoft SQL Server
- Other technologies: DataRobot, Microsoft PowerBI, QlikView, Python, R, PostgreSQL, as well as new and upcoming technologies
What we look for
We believe in five core behaviours: driven, bold, inquisitive, inventive and collaborative. We’re always looking for talented, likeminded individuals.
Knowledge and Skills
- 2:1 degree minimum, preferably in a quantitative discipline; postgraduate qualifications desirable
- Passion for data analytics
- Data analysis skills essential; knowledge of statistics modelling preferable
- Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Excel and PowerPoint
- Experience with analytics tool such as Tableau, SQL, R, Python or MATLAB would be an advantage
- Client-Facing skills would be an advantage
What you will learn & gain
- Best practice across the latest analytics technologies with training and sponsorship for official certification
- Core consulting skills
- Commercial and business acumen
- Client facing skills
- One-on-one mentoring to help your professional growth
- CV Screened
- Video Assessment & Online Numerical, Verbal & Logical Testing
- Assessment Centre
- Tableau Presentation
If you would like to apply, please send your CV and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please specify whether you would like to be considered for the April 2019 or October 2019 intake and which area you are interested in (Organisational Design, Enablement or Analytics Solutions). Our applications are open from now and close on the 28th February 2019.