Deloitte Data Analytics: Analytics Senior Manager: Actuarial & Analytical Solutions Jobs in Midrand, South Africa

Deloitte Data Analytics: Analytics Senior Manager: Actuarial & Analytical Solutions Jobs in Midrand, South Africa

Job Description

Purpose of the Role
A senior-level experienced Senior Manager to assist the Analytics team in delivery of services to clients. Key accountabilities of the role include, but are not limited to the following:

Overall Role Responsibilities
  • Using a combination of industry knowledge, tools, trends, and technology to create solutions for client problems
  • Playing a key role in the delivery of projects by acting as the liaison between the project team and the client
  • Having the ability to multitask and work across various projects and tasks, both internally within Deloitte across teams and externally
  • Ability to handle admin responsibilities through functions such as finance, project management, time management, resource management, coaching and other similar functions

    Preliminary Analysis and Data Exploration

  • Conduct analysis to understand client’s business, determine and prioritise client needs and identify opportunities for business enhancement
  • Carry out research, data collection and conduct appropriate analysis to derive valuable insights for client needs
  • Support and guidance on the preparation and exploration of client data including statistical analyses

    Data Analytics and Modelling
  • Build and implement models for a variety of purposes using a wide range of tools and applications
  • Assist with analytical and data science modelling for specific client requirements
  • Carry out analytical and statistical exercises such as customer segmentation analysis, customer propositions (such as campaigns, promotions, interventions, etc.) investigations, etc.
  • Assist with the scoping, planning, development and delivery of dashboards – internally to Deloitte and externally with clients
  • Automation of manual processes
  • Experience and understanding of the scoping, planning and delivery steps of data projects/products and the supporting capabilities – i.e. requirements gathering, prioritisation/portfolio management, translation functional requirement to technical requirements, STTM, ETL, data governance requirements, data modelling, model development, reporting/visualisation, testing/UAT, etc.

  • Proactively support and manage the sales process and delivery of projects
  • Actively seek project and client opportunities to drive sales and revenue targets within the team and across Deloitte
  • Compile client reports, marketing documentation and presentations using Word and PowerPoint.
  • Work, interact and communicate with clients
  • Contribute to business development as well as suggest new service offerings
  • Collaborate internally withing Deloitte and externally with partners to derive suitable solutions to identified opportunities
    Actively foster a collaborative environment among project team members
  • Develop, upskill, and coach junior team members

    What impact will you make?
  • Every day, your work will make an impact that matters, while you thrive in a dynamic culture of inclusion, collaboration and high performance. As the undisputed leader in professional services, Deloitte is where you’ll find unrivalled opportunities to succeed and realize your full potential.


    Qualifications & Experience required
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Mathematics, Data Science, Engineering, Actuarial,
  • Econometrics, Statistics, Computer Sciences (with mathematics basis) or STEM related degree. Strong Mathematical ability is essential.
  • Minimum of 7 - 8 years relevant work experience.
  • Consulting experience or equivalent existing
    professional network is essential to help drive client relationships and identify opportunities.
  • Experience in efficiently managing multi-disciplinary teams and various client deliverables according to scope and timelines.
  • Understanding of financial aspects of business, such as budgets, costs, and revenue calculations, customer management, etc.
  • Experience using the suite of Microsoft Office software (Excel and Word and PowerPoint).
  • Experience using at least a minimum 1 of the following technologies (SAS/R/Python/or similar).
  • Experience using relevant data tools (PowerPivot and/or Power Query and/or SQL or similar).
  • Some experience in Machine Learning or Artificial Intelligence or Analytical Modelling.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English, with the ability to interact effectively with all levels of management.
  • Experience using Business Intelligence Platforms will be advantageous (Power BI/Tableau/QlikView/other similar).
    Cloud experience would be advantageous (Azure/AWS/GCP/Other).
  • Experience in delivering projects through various delivery methods, such as Agile, are advantageous.
  • Other programming/coding skills are advantageous (e.g. Dax/VBA/Other).
  • Certifications in cloud technologies/capabilities, AI/ML/statistical modelling, reporting/visualisation/dashboarding technologies, project management or related capabilities will be advantageous.

    Key Performance areas

    Strategic Impact
  • Under guidance, supports the delivery efforts of the engagement team in area of competency
  • Conducts research for engagement / project as delegated and provides meaningful analysis / output
  • Identifies possible opportunities for follow-on work and advises management
  • Assists in preparation of client presentations / discussion documentation as directed

    Client Impact: External / Internal
  • Contributes to decisions by engagement team by providing fact based and pertinent recommendations from research / analysis / client interaction
  • Communicates regularly with Engagement Manager and team members on status of allocated deliverables
  • Develops productive working relationships with client staff
  • Informs Engagement Manager of any possible emerging engagement change issues
  • Responds with urgency and accountability to client and team requests

    Operational Effectiveness
  • Understands the context and impact of own role within engagement and conducts work accordingly
  • Consistently reviews and analyses accuracy and quality of own deliverables prior to submission for review by senior
  • Develops awareness of risk in area of engagement in alignment with Deloitte policies
  • Maintains clear communication channels with engagement team members on work status effecting their outputs

    Development/Growth of Team
  • Cultivates ability to give effective development feedback both upward and to peer
  • Maintains own development and knowledge in specialised area and staying abreast with trends in specialised areas

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; Deloitte Data Analytics: Analytics Senior Manager: Actuarial & Analytical Solutions Jobs in Midrand, South Africa

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