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Engagement manager - Data/analytics

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Recruiter: Nigel Frank International
Listed on: 20th May
Location: London
Salary/Rate: £90,000 - £110,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

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Job Description

I am working with an extremely exciting, international data & analytics consultant who are looking for a proactive and results driven Engagement Manager. You will play a vital role as the relationship and team lead with hands-on involvement in understanding the business problem, devising analytical solutions, project management, client communication, and delivering tangible outcomes (insights/ recommendations/ models). You will collaborate with your team and peers by developing resourcing plans, managing revenue goals, and contributing to new business development.

As a part of my clients fast-growing UK and European Financial Services and Insurance practice you'll be expected to develop entrepreneurial approaches to help build relationships with new clients. I am looking for candidates with the potential to rapidly grow into a senior leadership role as the practice expands.

This is a perfect opportunity for someone who is looking to combine best-in-class analytic skills with strong problem-solving and communication abilities to lead analytical work to help clients solve strategic, tactical, and operational business problems.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Meeting and understanding the business requirements from clients
  • Work closely with the sales team to help acquire new clients and deepen relationships
  • Managing, coordinating, planning and executing multiple engagements
  • Liaising/Interacting with colleagues across different offices to bring consolidated thinking in front of clients
  • Deconstruct problems and goals to form a clear picture for hypothesis generation and use best practices around decision science approaches and technology to solve business challenges
  • Hands on with advanced analytics approaches relevant in financial services & insurance context especially around customer analytics, digital, unstructured data (e.g. image/text), etc.
  • Solution approach, designing & scoping of engagement based on the client requirements
  • Provide guidance to team for solving problems, developing analytical strategies, and help in applying analytical techniques and frameworks.
  • Arranging presentations, proposals, responding to RFIs and RFPs
  • Integrate custom analytical solutions (e.g., predictive modelling, segmentation, issue tree frameworks) to support data-driven decision-making;
  • Translate and communicate results, recommendations, and opportunities to improve data solutions to internal and external leadership with easily consumable reports and presentations
  • Recruit, train, develop and coach consulting delivery talent
  • Collaborate with engineering and product teams to help refine new AI-driven solutions to help accelerate clients' paths to value

Skills & Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in business consulting with an emphasis on Insurance or Financial Services domain
  • Experience interfacing with clients or high-level executives and outstanding oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent project management skills and have experience managing multiple work streams and projects at one time
  • Able to act as a thought leader, questioning and pushing boundaries
  • Ability to interpret research findings for multiple audiences, extract insights and communicate effectively
  • Strong understanding of how to apply advanced Machine Learning and AI techniques to business problems
  • Preferred: Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, informatics, data science, or related field; additional business degree is a plus
  • European languages (French, German, Spanish, Italian), an additional benefit