Analytical Consultant - Graduates Considered
Location: Farnborough / Preston
We are seeking an Analytical Consultant to join our growing team of consultants and analysts, working with our clients across government and industry to support key business decisions.
We combine technical capabilities in modelling and analysis with client-facing consultancy skills, to ensure we deliver high-impact advice based on robust evidence. We work across a range of sectors, including Defence, Transport, Security and Policing.
We are in a period of growth, so require exceptional candidates to join our team of dynamic consultants. We are seeking candidates with capabilities and experience in modelling, analysis and Operational Research (e.g. simulation modelling, spreadsheet modelling, data analytics, and cost/benefit analysis) or related consultancy skills (e.g. workshop facilitation, problem structuring, process analysis).
We welcome applications from candidates with different levels of experience, whether you are very early in your career or have many years' experience using Operational Research techniques.
Your main responsibilities as an Analytical Consultant will involve:
+Leading or working within project teams to deliver modelling/analysis/consultancy projects to time, cost and quality
+Consulting with clients to understand their requirements and develop solutions
+Communicating and presenting findings to clients
+Providing guidance and technical assurance to ensure that the analytical work undertaken is fit-for-purpose and meets the client's needs
+Conducting/supporting business winning activities including customer engagement and proposal writing
Your skills and qualifications as an Analytical Consultant:
+A degree, masters or PhD in Engineering, mathematics, computer science, economics, chemistry and/or physics as a subject, or relevant experience to offset
+Delivery of analysis/consultancy projects
+Working with clients and stakeholders in the Defence/Transport/Security and/or Policing Industry would be advantageous
+Managing projects to agreed budgets and timescales
+Experience of business winning and proposal writing would be beneficial
+Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail
Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.