PwC Financial Services - Insurance Data & Analytics Senior Associate in New York, New York
Specialty/Competency: Data and Analytics Technologies
Industry/Sector: FS X-Sector
Time Type: Full time
Government Clearance Required: No
Available for Work Sponsorship: Yes
Travel Requirements: Up to 80%
A career within Finance Consulting services, will provide the opportunity to work alongside CEOs, CFOs, controllers and treasurers to optimise the structure of their finance functions and improve their contribution to the business. We support our clients by addressing the challenges of achieving appropriate standards of control, efficient back office opportunities and support to the business through insight and challenge.
To really stand out and make us fit for the future in a constantly changing world, each and every one of us at PwC needs to be a purpose-led and values-driven leader at every level. To help us achieve this we have the PwC Professional; our global leadership development framework. It gives us a single set of expectations across our lines, geographies and career paths, and provides transparency on the skills we need as individuals to be successful and progress in our careers, now and in the future.
As a Senior Associate, you'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. PwC Professional skills and responsibilities for this management level include but are not limited to:
Use feedback and reflection to develop self awareness, personal strengths and address development areas.
Delegate to others to provide stretch opportunities, coaching them to deliver results.
Demonstrate critical thinking and the ability to bring order to unstructured problems.
Use a broad range of tools and techniques to extract insights from current industry or sector trends.
Review your work and that of others for quality, accuracy and relevance.
Know how and when to use tools available for a given situation and can explain the reasons for this choice.
Seek and embrace opportunities which give exposure to different situations, environments and perspectives.
Use straightforward communication, in a structured way, when influencing and connecting with others.
Able to read situations and modify behavior to build quality relationships.
Uphold the firm's code of ethics and business conduct.
Basic Qualifications :
Minimum Degree Required :
Required Fields of Study :
Finance, Information Technology, Data Processing/Analytics/Science
Minimum Years of Experience :
3+ years of Client Facing External Consulting experience or a Hybrid of Consulting + Insurance Industry experience.
Preferred Qualifications :
Master of Business Administration
Lead the business requirements, data requirements, data analysis, and testing for data strategy, data roadmap, and data solution implementation projects
Analyze end-to-end data flows and conduct hands-on data analysis
Document data flows, data architecture, and data solutions in collaboration with the project team, subject matter experts, and the client
Support technology and data solution assessments to provide point-of-view and recommendations
Manage deadlines, risks, and issues in completing deliverables to achieve overall project timelines
Demonstrates thorough abilities of success in advising global organizations on improving efficiency and effectiveness in transaction processing, data analysis, budgeting and forecasting, and internal and external reporting, which includes the following:
Technology implementations in, industry knowledge, and applications of at least one of the following focus areas: ETL/Data Integration, BI/Analytics reporting or dashboards, technology transformation, data analysis, systems optimization, and talent management;
Managerial data architecture, data modeling and industry systems/processes;
Data Warehouse/Data Marts systems, including leading ETL tools (Informatica, SSIS etc.), Cloud based data warehousing solutions with leading technologies such as AWS or Azure..
Demonstrates thorough abilities with analyzing detailed data integration, BI/Analytics reporting processes to identify improvement opportunities in the following areas:
Enterprise operational reports and dashboards;
People and organization structures;
Technical / non-technical document and presentation preparation;
Data Analysis, Data Integration, Data Profiling, Data Governance & Metadata/Master Data; and,
Day to day management of implementation activities using offshore resources.
Demonstrates thorough abilities with simplifying complex processes to improve reliability and achieve cost and cycle time reductions, as well as manage work streams of a complex project to implement process improvements.
Demonstrates thorough abilities with identifying and addressing client needs: actively participating in client discussions and meetings; communicating a broad range of Firm services; managing engagements including preparing concise, accurate documents; and, balancing project economics management with the occurrence of unanticipated issues.
Demonstrates thorough abilities as a team leader: creating a positive environment by monitoring workloads of the team while meeting client expectations and respecting the work-life quality of team members; providing candid, meaningful feedback in a timely manner; and, keeping leadership informed of progress and issues.
60% to 80% Weekly Travel (once clients have established a social distancing protocol).
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law. PwC is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.