Data & Analytics Senior Manager - Assurance - London

London (Greater)
15 Apr 2018
19 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Who we are looking forIf you are a Data Analytics savvy professional with experience in Financial Services or Consultancy this might be an excellent opportunity for you to join a successful team at a time of growth. To meet the growing demand in Financial Services Risk & Regulation area, we are investing in our Advanced Risk and Compliance Analytics (ARCA) practice globally.

We are currently looking for motivated, enthusiastic individuals to join our team as experienced senior managers. We have ambitious plans and are looking for individuals with the right blend of hands-on data analysis experience, an eye for innovation to help us build what we offer clients and understanding of the markets in which we work.
About our team

Our team focuses helping financial institutions leverage their data assets to manage their regulatory requirements. Our services cover critical regulatory topics such as AML, Trade Compliance, Fraud, Employee Intelligence, and Regulatory.
We work with UK and International Financial Services organisations, including Retail and Investment banks, mortgage lenders, regulators, brokers and dealers, exchanges, asset managers and insurance companies.
We help our clients to manage business risk through improved insight from advanced analytics and data visualisation and establish the right controls, processes and structures to ensure that decisions are based on accurate information. We assure that information and data provided to regulators and third parties is accurate, complete and can be trusted.
What makes us different is our ability to combine data analytics and assurance with our offerings in regulatory compliance, technology assurance and risk management to offer truly innovative services and solutions to our clients.
About the roleWe assist companies in maximising value from their data assets to reduce risk, improve efficiency, ensure compliance and identify and develop new business opportunitiesAssessing data governance processes and operations to manage data submitted to regulatory bodiesDeveloping data analytics routines to identify and scenario test risksDesigning and developing dashboards, visualisations and metrics to improve understanding of business processes and potential weaknessesValidating and testing data and reports submitted to regulatory bodiesDesigning automated and data-driven controls and structures to better manage and protect data assets As a Senior Manager you will:Manage projects including project delivery, budget and riskLead client-facing project teams, being self-starting and motivated to ensure the team produce the required high standard of deliverablesDrive team performance and supporting team operationsDevelop and own ARCA propositions and delivery methodologiesBuild and maintain relationships both within the PwC network and with external clientsLead business development by managing proposal responses and developing opportunitiesAbout You - In order to be successful you will need to show ability in most of the following areas:Data analytics and visualisation products such as Tableau, Spotfire, QlikviewAdvanced data analytics, using platforms such as SAS, SPSS, R/S/S+Strong SQL and data manipulation skillsData quality and data cleansing techniquesUnderstanding of the principles of data governanceExperience of the UK Financial Services industryUnderstanding relevant Financial Services regulation (e.g. BCBS, CRD IV, MIFID, EMIR, AML, insider trading, fraud)Advanced MS ExcelYou will also need to have:Track record of managing data project delivery and project teams including ability to meet deadlines, overcome challenges, manage stakeholder expectations and produce project deliverablesAbility to develop new ideas into structured, deliverable proposals and projectsAbility to identify and address client needs, develop and maintain meaningful client relationshipsStrong analytical and problem solving capabilitiesStrong stakeholder management and interpersonal skillsExcellent presentation and report writing skillsDesirable Skills:Understanding of statistical analytics methods and the ability to apply these in the correct circumstancesData modelling and /or data architecture experienceKnowledge of database and ETL technologiesExperience of business analysis tasks and approachesDesirableA technical background in Mathematics, Computer Science, Data Analytics or similarAbility to gain a UK Government Security ClearanceSAS / SQL certified practitioner qualification



Assurance is a dynamic place to be right now, and the variety of opportunities on offer is unprecedented. It’s work that really does matter. It matters for businesses, governments and society at large. Our team provides confidence on the most complex decisions companies have to take and this provides a wealth of opportunities to everyone who joins us and works with us.

The skills we look for in future employees

All our people need to demonstrate the skills and behaviours that support us in delivering our business strategy. This is important to the work we do for our business, and our clients. These skills and behaviours make up our global leadership framework, ‘The PwC Professional’ and are made up of five core attributes; whole leadership, technical capabilities, business acumen, global acumen and relationships.

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We work in a changing world which offers great opportunities for people with diverse backgrounds and experiences. We seek to attract and employ the best people from the widest talent pool, as well as those who reflect the diverse nature of our society. And we aim to encourage a culture where people can be themselves and be valued for their strengths. Creating value through diversity is what makes us strong as a business and as an organisation with an increasingly agile workforce, we're open to flexible working arrangements where appropriate.

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