Business consultant / Analyst

THE JOB
 

supports clients in digital transformations involving Data Management and Analytics

 

works in areas that include marketing, human resources, management and accounting

 

taking clients’ requirements into account and together with an engineer turning these requirements into technical specifications

TASKS AND ACTIVITIES
 

providing an analysis of the existing practices of a company and making recommendations for improvements

 

understanding what clients wish to improve or fix

 

reviewing financial statements, evaluating competitors

 

analyzing business practices

 

preparing recommendations

 

developing new business models

SKILLS
 

possess strong research skills

 

possess strong analytical skills

 

being able to work with people and maintain good relationships

 

willing to learn new things

 

being able to communicate clearly

 

being flexible

EDUCATION
 

Bachelor’s degree in business or IT technologies

 

Further study at:
- Certificate in Business Analysis – QQI Level 8 at Business Analysists Association of Ireland
- Higher Certificate in Business - Certificate at Limerick Institute of Technology
- Business Computing - Bachelor of Business – Level 7 at Limerick Institute of Technology
- HDP ANALYST: DATA SCIENCE – At GuruTeam Ltd., Dublin
- CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst+ Certification – At GuruTeam Ltd., Dublin
- Microsoft ProClarity Analyst – At Perpetual Training Solutions, London

SELF-STUDY
 

Study hard at business, accounting and maths in school

 

Study economics or computer programming

 

Master basic skills like Excel, work and Adobe reader

START NOW
 

read and watch the stories of the role models on our website

 

Team up with others at your school to enter Student Enterprise, Junior Apprentice or Mini Company Competitions

 

talk to your parents, uncles, aunts or neighbors who own business or who are self-employed for advice