Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • London

Description

Our Global Trade team develops actionable
insight from data, supported by advanced skills in data analytics and model development.
Deploying industry-leading analytics, this practice area provides insight to
executives making strategic and operational decisions about their businesses
Global Trade flows. UK’s Global Trade team is part of a European network,
working collaboratively with teams across the continent to help clients
understand the impacts of issues such as Brexit amongst other trade issues.


The opportunity


Due
to unprecedented growth & demand the Global Trade team is looking for
a talented individual to work with our existing analytics team in building and
developing data models, databases and analytics projects supported by data
visualization tools. We are open to individuals who have either an analytics or
IT background that are willing to learn new skills.


This
client facing team is a growing business which is expanding rapidly, working
with major corporate clients focusing on innovation and data analysis. We
operate in an international environment and working with both mid-size UK
businesses and large multinational companies. We will support relevant training
and qualifications.


Given
the nature of the role, national and some international travel may be required


Your key responsibilities


Facilitate
engagement process from start to finish including data collection and
processing, data visualization and code writing

Lead/assist
in the identification and documentation of data project requirements

Design
and implement data analytical solutions such as frameworks, data models,
visualisation and other analytical tools and applications

Apply
analytical models and technique to derive insight and foresight from
client data

Extract
and articulate the added value behind the analysis

Conduct
first level review of client deliverables

Ensure
adherence to EY Quality and Risk Management procedures and responsibility
for quality of analytical tools and applications

Working
across our Tax practice & its various service offerings

Innovate
and generate ideas to improve efficiency of the projects and client
experience

Research
new tools and applications

Helps
the team achieve target fees by assisting in proposal development and
other selling initiatives

Skills and attributes for success


Strong
numerical and analytical skills

Willingness
to work with unstructured, messy data

Excellent
communication skills

Ability
to coordinate project activities and work with cross-functional teams

Troubleshooting
and problem solving skills

Team
player

Customer
service focused

Self-starter
and results orientated, able to work under minimal guidance

Intellectual
curiosity and desire to learn new things, techniques and technologies

Entrepreneurial
mind set

Willingness
to travel

To qualify for the role you must have


Good
data manipulation skills required including cleaning and managing data

Understanding
the value of analytics and capable of articulating this to non-technical
stakeholders

Experience
with data visualisation tools and packages (e.g. Microsoft PowerBI,
Tableau, Spotfire, or Qlikview)

Advanced
MS Excel skills

Ability
to research, learn and apply technology to solve business problems

Ideally you’ll also have


University
degree in Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Mathematics, Operational
Research, Computer science, Engineering, Information Systems and/or
equivalent formal training or work experience preferred but not essential

Scripting/programming
languages is a plus (Python, R, Alteryx etc.)

Experience
in an analytical/algorithm/data/software development

Experience
of Machine Learning development

Experience
of working in a professional services environment

What we look for


You’ll
be a trusted business advisor to our clients, so they’ll look to you to find,
ask and answer the questions nobody else has asked yet and then develop and
execute an effective service. If you’re ready to take on a wide range of
responsibilities, and are committed to seeking out new ways to make a
difference, this role is for you. Our projects often involve managing multiple
stakeholders and high

About the company

A multinational professional services firm headquartered in London, United Kingdom. It is one of the "Big Four" audit firms and is the third largest professional services firm in the world by aggregated revenue in 2014.

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