Website KPMG

Company Description:

Lighthouse: Center of Excellence for Data & Analytics + Intelligent Automation

Why KPMG Lighthouse?

Innovate. Collaborate. Shine. Lighthouse — KPMG Canada’s Center of Excellence for Data & Analytics + Intelligent Automation — applies data science to solve real-word business problems and operationalize AI. Join a diverse team which is always curious and learning, thinking independently and working collaboratively, has a passion to solve difficult problems and has fun doing it.

KPMG Lighthouse Toronto has an exciting opportunity for a Business Consultant to join our team! This role will be a rewarding experience for you if you:

  • Thrive on challenges and work best in a fast-paced environment where each day is different
  • Work well in a project team environment and have strong collaboration and interpersonal skills
  • Have a permanent “figure it out” mindset

What you will do:

  • Broad, versatile knowledge of analytics and big data landscape
  • Demonstrated analytics solution design and build expertise, work stream management skills, strong business consulting acumen in applying advanced analytics to solve business issues
  • Knowledge of or strong aptitude for quick learning business operations, process, delivery and revenue models
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to explain technical concepts and analytics to business people, explain business processes, concepts, challenges and issues to technical resources
  • Exposure to analytics tools and programming languages (e.g. R, Python, Alteryx, SQL) and visualization platforms (e.g. Tableau, PowerBI)
  • Provide general project management and oversee the planning, scheduling and completion of objectives and deliverables of Lighthouse engagements, asset development and other initiatives
  • Understand the broader D&A concepts and implications, helping engagement teams understand domain context required for delivering meaningful and effective insights from D&A solutions.
  • Experts at gathering client information, documenting requirements, summarizing information, layering in market research and synthesizing this information for both:
    • Engagement teams to execute on
    • Client teams to action
  • Oversee the design, management, execution and implementation of complex analytics models
  • Expert storytellers

What you bring to the role:

  • Apply strong business consulting acumen and statistical background, combined with real-work experience in applying analytics to solve business issues
  • Use practical understanding of advanced analytics methods and big data software for client solutioning
  • Understand and apply engagement economics to deliver engagements within scope, time and budget

Keys to your success:

  • Ability to apply data and analytics concepts to business problems
  • Ability to explain data and analytics concepts to clients
  • Assist in the creation of business development materials

Tagged as: Business Analytics, Data Science, Data Visualization, Engineering, Management

Time Commitment :

May 2019 - August 2019



Application Instructions:

Cover letter, resume, unofficial transcript, work term report (if available)

Contact Person (Name):

Ininder Badwal

Contact Person (Email):
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