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Senior Consultant, Data Management

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
9 hours ago

We help organizations to become data driven! Will you collaborate with us?
Data is the new gold. However, data only has value through strong and reliable data analysis, clear interpretation and good data management. We help our clients in those areas to realize growth, improve performance and to manage risks.

Our Team
As a Senior Consultant in Data Management, you will be a part of our Technology Consulting (Information Management and Data & Analytics) practice within KPMG. This is a worldwide network of professionals who collaborate on a daily basis to create value from data. Enterprise Data Management integrates and is the connecting link with other data focused advisory services including Business Intelligence, Advanced Analytics, Digital Transformation, Enterprise Solutions and Data Security. We collaborate across service offerings on data driven solutions. And that is why Forrester Research has recently recognized KPMG as one of the most prominent advisory firms in Data & Analytics!

What you will do

Data Management is an indispensable basis for data analysis and data strategy. Together with your colleagues, you will build strong foundations for our (international) clients. We help our clients in understanding and better governing their data and enable them to analyze their data. You will contribute by:
  • Creating and presenting data driven strategies and data governance operating models
  • Assessing and improving data quality
  • Implementing data management practices, so that (cloud) ERP systems perform flawlessly
  • Managing and executing data migrations
  • Securing 'trusted' analytics, by creating transparent and well governed (advanced) analytics processes, data platforms and data lakes
  • Advising on digital solutions for Document and Content Management
  • Developing and utilizing technical and industry knowledge to resolve complex client challenges and consult on leading practice solutions
  • Planning and executing day-to-day activities of advisory engagements for a variety of clients including data strategy and roadmap development, business process analysis, current state assessment and future state process design, data and business case analysis and tailoring recommendations specific to client's use cases and needs
  • Building long-term business relationships with client teams and executives through engagement delivery and networking in professional organizations
  • Participate in business development by identifying new opportunities and assisting with proposal development

You will have the opportunity to be part of our growing Data Management practice, in Canada and globally. Based on our success, you will learn from our Advanced Data Management methodology, training and access to KPMG's Global Center of Excellence - you can be a part of it!

*At times, business needs arise and employees are required and agree to work beyond their normal work day or work week to fulfill the accountabilities required for their job. Likewise, people need time to devote to personal matters, and our approach to flexibility provides for this.

What you bring to the role

You have experience or strong affinity with data and you like working in an analytical manner. You are also motivated to collaborate with your team to bring solutions to the client. Furthermore:

  • A completed MBA or Bachelor's degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Business Administration or Data Science
  • Preferably a number of years (3+) of experience as a Consultant or having worked on realizing data management solutions within your organization
  • Superior communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to communicate strategic solutions to client stakeholders at director and operational levels
  • You are enthusiastic about complex projects and you are a problem solver
  • You bring insights and methods for data quality analysis
  • You are ambitious to develop personally and professionally
  • You are a team player and look forward to the challenge to actively collaborate on the dynamic growth of Data Management within KPMG by working on asset development and innovation
  • You enjoy taking on a proactive and coaching role within the team of young Consultants, as well as towards our clients
  • Must be able to travel locally and internationally based on client and project requirements (after COVID-19 limitations ease)

Our Values, The KPMG Way

Integrity, we do what is right | Excellence, we never stop learning and improving | Courage, we think and act boldly | Together, we respect each other and draw strength from our differences | For Better, we do what matters

KPMG in Canada is a proud equal opportunities employer and we are committed to creating a respectful, inclusive and barrier-free workplace that allows all of our people to reach their full potential. A diverse workforce is key to our success and we believe in bringing your whole self to work. We welcome all qualified candidates to apply and hope you will choose KPMG in Canada as your employer of choice.

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