Consultant Deal Analytics

PwC Amsterdam

Data Analist, Consulting - Fulltime Vacature

Line of Service

Advisory

Industry/Sector

Not Applicable

Specialism

Data and Analytics Technologies

Management Level

Associate

Job Description & Summary

As a Consultant Deal Analytics you will become part of the PwC Deal Analytics team. This team is part of PwC’s leading Mergers & Acquisitions (‘Deals’) practice and conducts high impact data & analytics projects in a deals context. In this young and fast growing team you will work on creating value for our customers by providing new and original insights. You will work with data from their sales, marketing, operational- and financial systems to identify key value drivers and advice on possibilities to improve. You will work in deal teams consisting of colleagues with different backgrounds and expertise, in which you are responsible for the data analytics driven insights. You will work on 8 – 10 projects each year for both corporate & PE client, giving you a unique insight into the Dutch & international business world.

Requirements

As an Associate, you’ll work as part of a team of problem solvers with extensive consulting and industry experience, helping our clients solve their complex business issues from strategy to execution. Specific responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Proactively assist the team in various aspects of the project;
  • Prepare deliverables;
  • Contribute to the development of your own and team’s technical acumen;
  • Keep up to date with local and national business and economic issues;
  • Ensure you are adhering to compliance matters;
  • Work on developing internal relationships and your PwC brand.

Your passion is to work with data in order to solve a wide array of deal related problems while working in a dynamic environment. 

And that’s not all:

  • You’ve got a master’s degree in econometrics, mathematics, engineering or another related study;
  • We are also interested if you have a master in social sciences/business administration with strong specialisation towards applied statistics;
  • You have 0-2 years relevant working experience.

Characteristics:

  • You are very curious by nature; enjoy diving deep to find the answer to yet unknown questions;
  • You have the desire to go beneath the surface of a problem;
  • You are confident, self-secure and flexible:
  • You have the ability to work in situations where a lot is unknown and where that can change quickly;
  • You are self-learning: stay ahead in a fast changing field of expertise;
  • You are result focused and pragmatic;
  • You have done significant extra-curricular activities and/or achieved high grades.

Capabilities:

  • Strong statistical and mathematical skills;
  • Basic knowledge of business strategy;
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, multi-disciplinary and ever changing environment;
  • Ability to advice sr. management & clients in a clear and concise way;
  • Ability to work both autonomously as well as in teams;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in Dutch and English;
  • Basic experience with R, Python, Matlab, Hadoop, (MY)SQL, SPSS, programming or similar is preferable.

Proficiency in Dutch (speaking and writing) is preferred. Alternatively we would expect you to invest in your Dutch language skills.
PwC is investing heavily in its data analytics capabilities. You will work in the Deal Analytics team, and also become part of the wider PwC Data Analytics community in which we collaborate with Data Analytics teams across PwC.

Responsibilities

The PwC Deals professionals supports our clients in initiating and executing complex transactions. The projects involve supporting clients in buy side and sell side projects in which data analytics plays an increasingly important role. In terms of analysis, we focus not on one single technique, but make sure we have a wide range of techniques and tools at our disposal to optimally help our clients. The Dutch Deal Analytics team works closely together with data analytics teams in other countries such as Germany and the United Kingdom as well as globally. International opportunities therefore can become part of your career development. Next to access to internal and external training and learning opportunities there is an important element of learning on the job to develop your data analytics capabilities.

What do we offer

The chance to be part of a young and growing team in one of the most successful Deal practices in the market. You’ll be working in an environment where your opinion is welcome, regardless of the level of your role or your background. In short: this is a stimulating and challenging job in an open organization. 

The world of Data is constantly changing. Your learning curve will be really steep, and you can count on active in-house guidance from experienced partners and directors. That way, you will get plenty of opportunities for professional and personal growth.
You'll be assured of a variety of clients, inspiring colleagues and great working conditions which have been set up with your growth in mind.

And there’s more:

  • You’ll be part of an international consulting firm;
  • Both the primary and the secondary employment conditions are first-rate, with a partially non-contributory pension, 32 vacation days and a leased car, to name but a few of the perks.

Are you interested, do you recognize yourself in our purpose and values and do you fit in with the profile? Then upload your documents via the button below. After you submit your application via our website, including the following documents at step 3 under the button "resume":

  • CV
  • Cover letter
  • Bachelor- and master-transcripts

We will be in touch within a week to report on your application's progress. Do you still have questions in the meantime? Then switch with Romaana Bharos our recruiter via +31(0)88 792 35 30 romaana.bharos@pwc.com.