Job Description

Role: Data & Analytics Manager
Location: London/Manchester
Travel: up to 100%
Salary: £77,000 - £90,000
Closing Date: 26/03/2019
 
Introduction:
 

Digital revolution is changing everything. It’s everywhere – transforming how we work and play. Join Accenture and help transform leading organisations and communities around the world. Accenture Digital is driving these exciting changes and bringing them to life across 40 industries in more than 120 countries. The sheer scale of our capabilities and client engagements and the way we collaborate, operate and deliver value provides an unparalleled opportunity to grow and advance.

 

Accenture Digital is powered by three practices – Interactive (think commerce, content, marketing, experience), Industry X.0 (IoT, Mobile Devices and Apps, Platform and Services) and Applied Intelligence (Big data, AI, Visual analytics, etc). At the forefront of digital, you’ll create, own and make it a reality for clients looking to better serve their connected customers and operate always-on enterprises. We are not just focused on increasing revenues – our technologies and innovations are making millions of lives easier and more comfortable. Join us and become an integral part of our experienced digital team with the credibility, expertise and insight clients depend on. There will never be a typical day at Accenture Digital, but that’s why people love it here. You will be working with famous brands and household names – no worrying about how to explain what you do to your family again!


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Qualifications

What responsibilities will you have?
  • Enable our clients to deliver value by architecting and handling the enterprise data supply chain;
  • Develop data management strategies to help clients assess and exploit the opportunities available from both internal and external data. This helps our clients deliver the digital transformation and add shareholder value;
  • Assess the client’s existing capabilities, identify desired to-be state and develop roadmaps to both deliver rapid business performance improvement, and to sustainably enhance clients data & analytics capabilities;
  • Advise clients how to set up, develop, run, and improve an effective data management organisation both in-house and as a managed service;
  • Architect, design and deliver innovative ‘on premise’ and ‘cloud based’ data management & integration solutions, taking into account industry best practices and regulatory frameworks (e.g. GDPR);
  • Advise clients on appropriate data governance capabilities – including the analysis, design and delivery of applications, architecture & technology solutions to manage data quality, master data, and metadata (incl. data lineage);
  • Support clients in their choice of technologies, applications and platforms to address their data needs, incl. data quality tools, MDM tools, Data Architecture & Integration tools with a look at AI integration (e.g. UMR, AI data policies, automated Analytics Model governance);
  • Work closely with client representatives, Accenture colleagues and external partners throughout to deliver to agreed objectives, meet the client’s expectations and address any concerns;
  • Provide mentorship and guidance to colleagues within Analytics internally and on projects.

What skills & experience are we looking for?

  • Strong consulting and client-facing experience in the data management space;
  • Implementation experience and deep knowledge in Master Data Management, Data Governance, Data Quality, Data Architecture, Data Security;
  •  Experience with leading complex data management engagements including all phases of the project lifecycle from scoping and planning, requirements gathering, design, development, testing, and go live and maintenance;
  • Excellent stakeholder and client management and communication skills;
  • Experience in working with data management related technologies preferably with Data Architecture, Data Integration, Data Quality, Master / Metadata management related technologies;
  • Delivery Excellence: Full lifecycle delivery using Waterfall, Agile and DevOps practices
  • Experience of range of data movement, data processing and data interaction tools like Oracle, Informatica, IBM, Talend, Reltio, AbInitio, Collibra;
  • Hybrid analytics eco-systems including Database Management and Big Data solutions like Amazon Web Services (RedShift), Cloudera, Cassandra, HDFS, Google BigQuery, Teradata, Oracle, Netezza, Watson;
  • Experience in implementation of Analytics Cloud platforms on AWS, Azure, Google Cloud;
  • Analytics tools like SAS, R;
  • Visualisation and Reporting like Qlik, Tableau, Power BI, Spotfire;
  • Data wrangling tools such as Alteryx, Paxata, Trifacta.
What academic qualifications do you need?
  • Degree educated or equivalent working experience.
About Accenture
 
Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialised skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions—underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network—Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.
 
Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.
 
Closing Date for Applications 26/03/2019
Accenture reserves the right to close the role prior to this date should a suitable applicant be found. #DIG2019

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Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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