Data Analytics Consultant (D/F/M)

  • SEEK Development GmbH
  • Berlin, Germany
  • 01/07/2022
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Statistics Biostatistics DevOps

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Job Description

employment type
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WORK WITH US!

Are you passionate about social impact ?

Ready to shape the world of climate change and international development ?

Eager to develop your potential in a dynamic, purpose-driven consulting firm ?

At SEEK , we offer a fast-paced, stimulating and international work environment. Our company is growing, and each person on our team grows with us in our mission to make positive and lasting contributions to human development, globally.
To understand how working with us helps achieve better development results, see examples of some of our projects from our Services and Focus Area pages.

JOIN US!
Our people are our most valuable resource. Their quality forms the essence of our service to our clients. We identify brilliant talent, develop their skills, and create an environment that nurtures their growth as leaders. Our growing Berlin-based team includes more than ten nationalities and covers a wide range of academic and professional backgrounds. We are united by our commitment to social impact, professional excellence and continuous growth.
We look for candidates who have exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills, project management experience, and the commitment, drive and curiosity to be part of a growing, pioneering work environment.
Successful candidates come from diverse backgrounds and perspectives. They might have already acquired experience with a top management consulting firm, or worked in a development organization or developing country. They bring excellent academic credentials, thrive in an entrepreneurial environment, and are committed to advancing human development globally.

HOW YOU CAN GROW WITH US:
At SEEK , one of our core values is ‘development’, and this includes continuous professional development. We try to ensure that each team member’s work is built around personal and skills-based aspirations, whether project management, quantitative analysis, networking, or within a particular service or focus area.
With us, you will assume responsibility from your first day on the job and gain new insights into topics – including and beyond your own specializations. To further your individual development, we track personal and performance goals through ongoing dialogue and formal meetings. While your projects at SEEK provide opportunities to build specific new skills, we also conduct regular internal trainings and sponsor external trainings as well.

ABOUT YOU
Curious and analytical, you are passionate about data analytics and visualization, and believe in the power of cutting-edge analyses to support and advance global development. You are passionate about social impact and want to put your analytical skills to work in the field of global development, with a major focus on development finance topics. You enjoy working in teams that drive the delivery of innovative and data-driven solutions for our clients, and look at challenges from a holistic perspective to unpack the real issues. You are a committed self- starter, with an entrepreneurial spirit and strong qualifications.

WHAT MAKES YOU A GREAT FIT FOR THIS EXCITING ROLE:
  • Advanced degree in political science, public policy, international relations, economics, statistics or related field, with strong emphasis on quantitative approaches and from an acclaimed university
    • Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in the global development sector, working for a leading international organization or a consulting firm
    • Strong quantitative and qualitative analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Interest in working on multidisciplinary projects and developing data-driven analytical approaches / services
    • Well-organized, attentive to detail, and good knowledge of MS-office tools; advanced knowledge of Excel is a must
    • Strong command of R (for automating data collection processes including data cleaning and data mining techniques) is a must. Knowledge of modular programming
    in R is an asset
    • Experience with Power BI and Google Analytics/Ads is an asset
    • In-depth knowledge of and demonstrated work experience in using OECD DAC databases on official development assistance (ODA); expertise on other development finance-related data bases (e.g., UNOCHA FTS) a strong asset
    • Experience drafting high-quality presentations and reports, complemented by strong oral communication skills
    • Team player with a strong work ethic, entrepreneurial spirit, dedicated to client service in fast-paced environment
    • Fluency in written and oral English
YOUR CANDIDATE JOURNEY
We will screen applications on a rolling basis - selected candidates will be invited for our interview process including multiple stages:
  • We will check your application documents and get back to you in a timely manner
  • - Introductory call with the recruiting lead via video call - 20 minutes

  • - First Panel Interview with a panel of 2 - 3 SEEK colleagues via video call - 60 minutes

  • - Second Panel Interview (Case Study) with a panel of 2 - 3 - Seek colleagues via video call or in-person - 60 - 90 minutes

  • - Call with the Managing Director or another member of the Leadership Team - 30 minutes

      • Offer

We are SEEK ers of a world where everyone, everywhere can thrive and realize their potential. As a social impact consulting group, we support our clients to be a force for global human development with a focus on global health, education, climate adaptation, education, and gender. SEEK ’s portfolio of services includes strategy and policy development; development finance, resource mobilization and strategic advocacy; and organizational effectiveness.
In our work, we combine top management consulting approaches with cutting-edge knowledge of the global health and development ecosystem. As part of our work, we run the Donor Tracker platform, a free, online resource that unlocks advocacy potential by providing access to high-quality strategic information on development financing and policy.