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Data Analyst

City, Belfast, United Kingdom, Permanent

Posted: 21 hours ago


Who we are

PwC's Operate business delivers large operational and managed service solutions for clients to meet regulatory, risk and compliance challenges.
With over 2,500 staff deployed on large implementation and execution programmes Operate brings together top talent with a distinctive mix of knowledge and skills. We support clients by providing staff augmentation services, delivering large scale operational programmes and managed solutions. We deliver our client work from a range of locations, providing our clients with cost-effective delivery, access to subject matter expertise and operational excellence disciplines for some of the biggest brands worldwide.

About the role

Due to PwC winning exciting new work, we are urgently looking for experienced Data Analysts to join our Legal Operations team. The role is underpinned by technology which is used to provide our clients with accurate data reports. The role will therefore require an open mindset to leveraging technology and using data in project delivery.

Base Location


The role will be based in Belfast, however as a result of the wide variety of clients and projects, you may be asked to work in other locations within the UK and beyond. Your desire and ability to do this will be discussed as part of the recruitment process. Candidates who are unable or do not wish to work on projects in other locations will still be considered.

We are looking for candidates who have varying levels of data analysis/ data management experience. They will support transformation and change projects for our clients, who are predominantly within the financial/legal services. As projects are typically carried out on client sites, our team member's work from local, national and international locations for the duration of client engagements.

The responsibilities of each role will vary depending on client needs but will likely include:

  • Understanding the forms of data: unstructured and structured, and pros and cons of each.

  • Understanding of quality control processes

  • Understanding of data reports and data visualisation (e.g. experience with data visualisation tools)

  • Understanding of data challenges within the context of financial/legal services

  • Assisting in the development and / or implementation of data processes.

  • Coordinating project input

  • Experience of making prompt and practical business decisions

What is in it for you?

As we are responsive to client demands, your role will be varied and challenging, providing you with an opportunity to work with a wide variety of high-profile clients. We are also exceptionally passionate about providing you with the necessary skills, experience and training to help you develop both personally and professionally. You will therefore be included on our specific Augment training framework, tailored to match your skills, needs and career aspirations. Fully funded by us, you will complete externally accredited qualifications that will benefit you in the roles you are working in. Our training programme is further enhanced through a variety of softer skills training sessions focusing on your relationships and leadership skills.

In addition to the client projects and training, our employees are also rewarded with various other benefits offered as part of your employment:

  • Our dedicated internal Careers Service.

  • Competitive salary plus a potential discretionary bonus (performance related)

  • 25 days standard holiday pro rata, with options to increase this through your benefits package

  • A flexible benefits scheme that can be tailored to suit your (and your family's) needs. Provision of a group pension plan with additional funding provided by PwC

Requirements of the role


  • Undergraduate degree (e.g. BA, BSc)

  • Demonstrable experience of data analysis in a corporate function

  • Demonstrable experience of success within complex project environments

  • Understanding of quality control methodologies

  • Good knowledge of the MS Office Suite, in particular strong knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint

  • Proven ability to integrate well into a team and build relationships well with senior stakeholders

  • Proven analytical and sceptical mindset with an ability to develop solutions to technical problems


  • Previous experience of working in a regulatory driven change environment

  • Previous experience of working in an IT enabled change environment

  • Previous experience working within a banking environment

Not the role for you?
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Job Details

Full Time
City, Belfast, United Kingdom