DuPont Business Analyst / Associate Consultant in Milan, Italy
Business Analyst / Associate Consultant (Job Number: BUS00002313)
DuPont has a rich history of scientific discovery that has enabled countless innovations and today, we're looking for more people, in more places, to collaborate with us to make life the best that it can be
Recently recognized as “the stand-out brand in the EHS consulting market” by the independent research firm Verdantix, DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) is a Global Operations Management Consulting company that has been advising leading industrial companies around the world for over 20 years. We leverage not only 200 years of DuPont experience in operating high-hazard facilities around the world, but also our expertise in Operation Excellence and transformation. Our strength is our people – a diverse team of individuals with experience across a broad range of industries, functions and disciplines.
Companies come to us because they want to bring about lasting change that makes them safer, more dynamic and more productive places to work. They trust us because we have real life experience of the situations they face, we help them implement and operationalize their solutions and we are passionate about what we do. We "zero" in on what matters: protecting and improving lives, operations and assets.
As a business analyst, you will play a key role in the client delivery organization. You will work with Managers/Consultants to identify the root causes of client challenges by analyzing a range of metrics and observations, and help to create, communicate and implement solutions. You will be trusted to manage independent workstreams of overarching client projects, support project coordination and conduct trainings for clients. Beyond client project work, the Business Analyst/Associate Consultant will also actively contribute to proposal development and the creation of thought leadership.
This position will allow you to apply your analytical and problem-solving skills, as well as your communications skills, as you work to ensure tangible results and a relationship of trust with the clients. This exciting position provides ample opportunities to grow and a promising career path within a growing business.
Are you a self-starter who thrives in a fast-paced, dynamic environment? Do you like problem-solving? Are you excited by the prospect of making a real difference for our clients? If so, we strongly encourage you to apply.
Play an active role within the project team to structure complex problems our clients face, analyze the relevant primary and secondary data, develop the solution, and produce recommendations for action that can deliver tangible results
Support client team in solution design and develop attractive proposals that inspire action from our clients
Gather data firsthand; compile and analyze data to better understand root causes
Build comprehensive presentations and reports that depict challenges and solutions effectively
Provide input in client meetings, particularly on your independent workstream
Communicate regularly with clients, both on progress and to deliver on projects, i.e. holding workshops, facilitating focus groups, conducting interviews and leading assessments
Develop a key expertise/specialty that delivers value to our clients
Contribute to the development of the DSS content/intellectual property by standardizing best practices from client projects.Drive knowledge management and sharing, creating materials and communicating internally on a regional/global scale
Become a trusted partner to the client, recommend solutions to support the client engagement lifecycle
Master Degree in Engineering or equivalent in relevant technical or business major, MBA / MS is preferred
Mastery of standard office applications including Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point
Experience in consulting or work in an operations environment (particularly in HSE) would be considered as a significant advantage
Fluency in English and Italian. Other European languages will be a plus
Ability to travel extensively up to 80 % of monthly time
Critical Behaviors to be Successful:
Be Engaged: Communicate effectively by actively engaging colleagues and clients, openly sharing information and perspectives and giving and receiving constructive feedback
Deliver Value: Create win-win relationships with clients through delivering valuable outcomes which exceeds their expectations
Work in Teams: Foster a collaborative teamwork environment which leverages on people's competencies to achieve our common ambition and mission
Keep Learning: Invest time in personal and professional development of yourself and others
Primary Location: EMEA-Italy-Milan-Cernusco
Organization: Sustainable Solutions
Education Level: Bachelor's Degree (±16 years)
Employee Status: Regular
Job Type: Entry Level
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