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Belfast, Northern Ireland

Closing Date

2020-11-22 00:00:00


Business Analytics Consultant Internship

  • Title: Business Analytics Consultant Internship

    Ref: 20/10/BAC


    About Us


    At Allstate Northern Ireland, we believe it’s more than just a job.  We believe in allowing our people to choose the direction of their careers.  It’s about you, your future and where you want to get to.


    Opportunity is the hallmark of the Allstate career experience.  We invest heavily in our employees, offering long term career development, personal growth and investment in new technologies.  Every day is different, with new ideas, challenges, and rewards — no matter which team you join.


    We believe that inclusive diversity is crucial to creating a culture of mutual respect where the strengths and talents of each individual are recognised.  We like to leave things better than we found them and deliver results.  We do all of this while having fun and exploring personal passions.


    Join our team and you’ll find challenge and reward in a culture of innovation, support and balance.


    Research & Analytics at Allstate

    Allstate is one of the largest cars and home insurers in the US, serving more than 16 million households and earning over $35 billion in revenue annually. Weʼre also widely recognised as one of the best places to work in Northern Ireland.


    At Allstate weʼre on a mission to use data, math and machine learning to directly shape every aspect of how we operate. Of course, when working with hundreds of millions of data points, computer science, programming and strong communication also play an essential role. The D3: Data, Discovery & Decision Science group has over 250 exceptional data scientists, data engineers and business analytics consultants based in Belfast, Charlotte, Chicago, Seattle and Silicon Valley. It’s a great place to be if you’re interested in solving business problems using the concepts developed in your degree.



    The Environment

    We are a research group: we work on long-term projects; we read scientific papers and textbooks; we talk about ideas; we explore new programming languages; we huddle around whiteboards; we try out the latest machine learning algorithms; we think about what the company should look like next year and in five years.


    We partner with business leaders, influencing how data & analytics are used to solve their business problems. Communication and business acumen to find application is the key to success. The main responsibility of the Business Analytics Consultant is to deliver value by providing our business partners with tools, processes, insights and communications that improve the overall analytical capability of our partners.



    Your role in the team

    A D3 Business Analytics Consultant Intern will use business acumen to aid in the development of analytical solutions & processes of their team. The Consultant is responsible for clear communication among stakeholders and the project being delivered fulfilling all agreed-upon criteria.


    Those who successfully complete their 12-week internship with Allstate Northern Ireland may be made offers of permanent employment with Allstate. These positions will be conditional and commence post-graduation and will be subject to the student securing a first-class classification in their BSc degree or a Distinction or equivalent in their Master’s Degree or PHD.


    • Assists in efforts to build relationships with business stakeholders both internal and external of D3
    • Assists in efforts to maintain current business relationships
    • Develops a basic understanding of core business problems, and looks for opportunities to use advanced analytics
    • Assists in the development of appropriate analytical solutions for business problems
    • Responsible for tasks in smaller lower impact with an emphasis on measurable and value-add deliverables
    • Assists in communicating clearly throughout the project process to all parties involved about the scope, timeline, issues and any changes to them
    • Assists in efforts to ensure partnership through the development process for the successful transition of low complexity research to an operational state within the business unit
    • Assists in documenting all communications, processes, data and considerations involved in the project



    So, what are the essential criteria to apply?

    • Must be a UK/RoI/EU citizen or possess a current UK visa and eligible to take up full time, permanent employment. EU candidates must also demonstrate they are eligible to take up UK employment post-Brexit. And must be eligible to travel to the US
    • In final year of bachelor, masters or equivalent degree in a quantitative or business-related field
    • Must be on track for 2.1 degree classification



    We also have some desirable criteria

    • On track for a First-Class degree classification
    • In final year of masters or equivalent degree in a quantitative or business-related field
    • Beginner/Intermediate: SQL, R, Python, Tableau or other analytical tools



    What we offer

    • A competitive salary
    • Extensive and thorough in-house training
    • A globally collaborative working environment
    • Invaluable work experience


    As Digital DNA’s Workplace of the Year 2020 winners, we offer a generous benefits package that includes flexible annual leave entitlement, dental and healthcare insurance, an attractive pension package and discounts on gym memberships, public transport and parking.


    Allstate invests heavily in your development, as an employee you will have access to multiple world-class learning platforms and courses from our award-winning in-house Learning & Development team.


    We pride ourselves in providing clear career paths and opportunities for internal mobility allowing you to further develop within the organisation.


    We encourage a better work life balance and you’ll have the opportunity to apply for various flexible working arrangements.


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    Statement on Fair Employment and Equal Opportunities


    Allstate NI wishes to ensure equal opportunity is given to all job applicants.  This company will not discriminate on the grounds of race, gender (including gender reassignment status), sexual orientation, religious belief, political opinion, marital status, age or disability.


    We are an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, as women are currently under-represented in our workforce, we would particularly welcome applications from women. All appointments will be made on merit.


    Applicants should note Allstate NI complete AccessNI background checks on all candidates offered a position.



    The closing date for receipt of applications is Sunday 22nd November 2020


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