Data Analyst - Associate at KPMG

Date Posted: March 5, 2021, 6:49 a.m.

Job Description

The Nairobi office serves as the regional coordinating office providing the required networking to facilitate delivery of services on a timely basis to meet and exceed our clients’ expectations.

Key responsibilities

The overall objective of the role is to bring strong sector and /or business- process specific knowledge to bear for Data and Analytics strategy, transformation and solution design engagements. The consultant will focus on helping clients understand the broader D&A journey and implications, and helping engagement teams understand domain context required for delivering meaningful and effective insights from D&A solutions.

 

Qualifications and experience

Experience and expertise at gathering client and market information through interviews, surveys, workshops, and market research, and at presenting that information effectively at an executive level.

A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or other related fields

 

Responsibilities

Assess, capture, and translate complex business needs and existing organization D&A maturity levels into a structured strategy for D&A capability development, including role and process design, analytics use case ideation, and technology road mapping;

Utilize a hypothesis-driven problem-solving approach to design and review with clients all aspects of an organization-specific D&A target operating model;

Research and communicate sector- or processspecific data and D&A solution design requirements, including building such design requirements into targeted visualizations;

Support project leaders in tracking and communicating project risks, budget, rates, and launch/close-out activities, including the administration of work papers and collaboration sites (shared with D&A Modelers and D&A Engineers) and;

Proactively broaden and deepen client relationships by working with varying levels of client team members (shared with D&A Modelers and Data Engineers)

 

Skills and attributes

The ideal candidate must have;

Organization design, transformation design/ execution expertise, and workstream management skills

Strong business consulting acumen

An understanding of general landscape for data science and big data opportunities; deeper understanding of sector- and/or process-specific landscape for opportunities

An understanding of requirements, styles, and preferences for visualizations within their sectors of expertise.

Fast learning and analytical thinking skills

Experience working in a complex, fast moving environment.

The ability to work effectively with minimal supervision

Willingness to be a team player

 

We offer

A fantastic opportunity to work in exciting professional services firm

Continuous learning and development

Exposure to multi-disciplinary client service teams

Unrivaled space to grow and be innovative

 

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