Senior Data Analyst, Market Insights

KPMG-Canada - Vancouver, BC (30+ days ago)

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Let's do this. Overview of the opportunity: KPMG has an opening for a Senior Data/Business Analyst to be part of KPMG in Canada's Market Insights team. Market Insights, a new team, is focused on providing proactive and actionable client and market insights to identify a new understanding into the market, our competitors, our clients and their industries. The Senior Data/Business Analyst, is a key role within the team in using data and analytics to provide accurate, consistent and meaningful insights that enable leaders to drive growth and make intelligent data driven business decisions.

The successful candidate should want to be part of a team that is transforming and evolving to being a data and business intelligence & insights driven team. What you will do: Responsible for end-to-end data processing execution, including capturing, maintaining and integrating data sources from multiple sources, websites, databases, etc. and proactively identifying new data sources Analyze and translate structured and unstructured internal and external data to tell compelling, insightful and data-driven stories to better understand our market and identify new opportunities Find emerging patterns to provide insights to determine relevancy to business, and identification of trends and opportunities for KPMG Provide rigorous assessment of the accuracy, validity and reliability of gathered information, and assist in the development of and apply a data governance strategy Performs data mining, trend and predictive analysis Provide thought leadership and subject matter expertise to the team in all aspects related to analytics and data science Analyze, transform, and interpret data for the development of insights, reports, visualizations, and dashboards, emphasizing usability and good design practices Takes a 360 degree view of data, connecting technical data solutions to better understanding our clients, markets, competitors and industries Strive to provide industry leading analytics, reporting and dashboard capabilities that create a competitive advantage for our business partners by providing actionable intelligence Support and deliver meaningful reporting and analytics, including insights and trend analysis Suggest solutions and strategies to business challenges and work internally to help drive solutions forward to implementation Proactively monitor market, client, competitor, economic, etc. developments and validate, test, with existing data to help understand impact Collaboration with other internal Data & Analytics teams Foster innovation through the exploration of new tools and techniques to continually evolve the Market Insights roadmap Work alongside the rest of the Market Insights team and other stakeholders to establish business needs and other projects as requested What you bring to the role: Bachelor degree in Data Programs, System Architecture, Systems Engineering, Stats, Business Intelligence, Data Analytics Deep knowledge in analytics, statistics, data mining, machine learning, natural language processing, mathematics Must have experience in managing and processing data from Excel, text, other structured and unstructured databases Intellectual curiosity, analytical acumen, strong problem-solving skills Critical thinking, writing, presentation, attention to detail and project management skills, including time-sensitive projects Analytical mindset with the ability to look at data and information and summarize into intelligence that can be acted upon by the business Ability to think logically and analytically towards solving complex problems Develop expert-level understanding of our businesses, data streams and industry positioning Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities and projects, lead data projects, and be a self-starter Keen ability to work with large volumes of unstructured data and experience with relevant data sources and, identifying appropriate data sources and scraping data from these sources Knowledge of relevant coding languages including R, SQL and Python and knowledge of when or how to apply these languages to meet programming objectives Well-developed business acumen and analytical capabilities with the ability to consolidate inputs into clear, concise analysis and recommendations A desire to learn, share and collaborate, and a positive attitude to 'get it done' and takes initiative Learn more about where a career at KPMG can take you.

Location Vancouver, BC ,Our Values, The KPMG Way We lead by example | We work together | We respect the individual We seek the facts and provide insight | We are open and honest in our communication We are committed to our communities | Above all, we act with integrity KPMG is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its workforce. KPMG encourages applications from all qualified individuals and will accommodate applicants' disability-related needs, up to the point of undue hardship, throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Any assessment and selection materials or processes used during the recruitment process will be available in an accessible format to applicants with disabilities, upon request. If you require a disability-related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please contact the HR Shared Service Centre by email at or by phone at 416-777-8002 or toll free 1-888-466-4778 (Option 1).

KPMG will consult with all applicants with disabilities who request accommodation during the recruitment process to ensure that the accommodation provided takes into account the applicant's individual accessibility needs. Category Marketing,Industry Not Applicable