Business Analyst - Business Intelligence Centre, London

  • AlixPartners
  • London, UK
  • 24/01/2020
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Business Intelligence

Job Description

AlixPartners, LLP – Associate, Business Analyst Program, London

Who are we?

AlixPartners is a leading global business advisory firm of results-oriented professionals who specialize in bringing value and restoring performance at every stage of the business life cycle. We thrive on our ability to make a difference in high-impact situations and deliver sustainable, bottom-line results. We work in small, highly qualified teams with specific industry and functional expertise, and we operate at pace, moving quickly from analysis to implementation. We stand shoulder-to-shoulder with our clients until the job is done, and only measure our success in terms of the results we deliver.

At AlixPartners, you're the driver of your own career. You will work with highly specialized and experienced teams in a collaborative environment who will encourage your development and support you in finding opportunities to continue building your skillset. You will be appointed a career coach, who is there to support and offer advice, as well as play a critical role in your personal and professional development. You will learn from recognized experts; leveraging their knowledge and skills, so that you can make an impact and deliver measurable results for our clients.

The team

The Business Intelligence Centre (BIC) drives the firm’s business development. You will join the team that works closely with our consulting staff to generate lead opportunities, manage opportunity pipelines, provide company and industry research, conduct business analysis, and provide proposal support. As such, your work will be highly visible - and give you a window into the work we do and how we solve critical business challenges.

The role

The Business Analyst program serves as a springboard to consulting at AlixPartners. During the program, you learn by doing. The Business Analyst Program offers a dynamic learning environment designed to equip you with a core consulting skill base. The 18-month program provides exposure across AlixPartners’ industries and communities. The role involves supporting the firm’s business development initiatives, identifying potential opportunities and developing intellectual capital. Initially, you will support client-facing teams with industry research and company analysis. Once you gain a firm foundation in the basics, your role progresses from supporting to being a member of engagement teams deployed to solve our clients’ most critical issues. The Business Analyst Program invests in developing your core consulting skillset (incl. digital languages) through formal training and on the job learning. Your business acumen and understanding are further built through industry rotations. The Business Analyst Program offers a platform to kickstart your consulting career, with successful analysts making a transfer into our senior consulting teams.

Work Experience and Education Requirements

  • Masters degree is required
  • Clear and concise communication skills and able to interact with team members at varying levels
  • Effective analytical and problem-solving skills with a basic understanding of accounting and financial concepts
  • Proactive, entrepreneurial and self-motivated. Curious to learn about various industries and types of consulting engagements
  • Team player and dependable
  • Effective organizational skills with high attention to detail; ability to prioritize and meet deadlines while handling multiple concurrent projects

Working Across the EU: Applicants need to have their own documents or work permits in place that enable them to travel and work across the European Union.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status or status as an individual with disability.