Manager - Finance Transformation, Corporates - Data and Analytics

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • KPMG
  • 14 Feb 19

Our Data and Analytics team is a specific area of focus and growth for KPMG. We provide strategic, organisational and technical advisory work for our clients that allows them to exploit their information and maximise value from data assets. Given the significant demand in the marketplace we are looking to hire multiple individuals with expertise in at least one of the following areas: Data & Information Management, Information Exploitation or Advanced Analytics.

The Role

The successful candidate will:

  • Manage projects and workstreams on complex data & analytics programmes from strategy to execution
  • Support senior client stakeholders (CFO, CDO, CIO) to cultivate relationships as a trusted partner, through articulating and realising the value of data
  • Identify, scope and develop data, analytics and automation opportunities with clients, and support the creation of RFP responses
  • Develop client solutions across the creation to consumption data lifecycle (data sourcing, management, quality, reporting & analytics)
  • Manage the production of thought leadership on Data Management, Master Data Management, Meta Data Management, Reporting or Analytics
  • Build data frameworks, accelerators and points of view to support sales and solve key client issues
  • Leverage their understanding of key technology vendors in the marketplace to deliver engagements
  • Develop our people through coaching, mentoring, formal performance management and creating an inclusive working environment
  • Use their people management experience to lead combined project teams of client and KPMG data analytics professionals, and develop knowledge in the KPMG team


Skills and experience required for the role:
 

  • Considerable advisory skills from a big4 or comparable consulting company delivering data programmes from strategy to execution, deriving business value.
  • Demonstrable experience of complex data projects covering the full creation to consumption data lifecycle (data sourcing, management, quality, reporting & analytics).
  • An SME in Data & Information Management, Information Exploitation or Advanced Analytics.
  • Functional knowledge and point of view around key tools within the Data Management or Analytics market
  • Developing and/or delivering an Analytics/Data Management Roadmap
  • Designing an appropriate target state for client data functions based on their vision and current state issues
  • Analysis of data, identifying insights and providing hypotheses
  • Understanding the delivery of data projects through a standard or alternative project lifecycle


The Person
 

  • Recognises the importance of continuous self and team development and actively strives to achieve this.
  • Helps others to understand how their work contributes to the overall success of an engagement and the wider firm
  • Fosters a sense of self belief and confidence in others
  • Seeks to understand others motivations
  • Supports others to make brave decisions