Chief Data Officer - Academy Manager (Canton) - PricewaterhouseCoopers International (Canton, OH)
Posted: Saturday, February 3, 2018 10:16 AM
PwC/LoS Overview PwC is a network of firms committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. We help resolve complex issues for our clients and identify opportunities. Learn more about us at At PwC, we develop leaders at all levels. The distinctive leadership framework we callthe PwC Professional (provides our people with a road map to grow their skills and build their careers. Our approach to ongoing development shapes employees into leaders, no matter the role or job title. Are you ready to build a career in a rapidly changing world? Developing as a PwC Professional means that you will be ready - to create and capture opportunities to advance your career and fulfill your potential. To learn more, visit us at It takes talented people to support the US firm of the largest professional services organization in the world. Not all of us work directly with external clients. Some of our best people choose to apply their talents inside PwC.As part of Internal Firm Services, you're serving an organization on par with many of our external clients. Our Internal Firm Services team consists of first-rate marketers, human resource professionals, computer technologists, knowledge managers, accountants, financial planners, administrators and leaders. Internal Firm Services staff are the people who make it work for the people who make it work for our clients. Job Description The Office of the Chief Data Officer is charged with being the voice of data and generally representing data as a strategic business asset. The primary role of this organization is to champion the use of data and information across the firm, and drive changes and improvements in data related operations. This office will help to enable the business, as well as provide insights related to attendant risks. Significant effort will be dedicated to determining PwC data related needs, and developing proposed solutions. The Chief Data Officer team identifies where, when, how, and why the business uses data, and transforms it into information that serves clients. Data Academies are empowering our people to think differently about leveraging data, incorporating visualization and analytics into our services, and disrupting the competitive landscape. The service is designed around three pillars supporting how we cultivate the Data and Analytics ecosystem internal to PwC. (1) Grassroots: - Develop and implement Data Academies; - Increase the PwC practitioner Data and Analytics IQ and knowledge of the greater firm? s Data and Analytics capabilities; and, - Empower and enable practitioners at all levels to innovate around data. (2) Crowdsourcing / Incubation: - Provide a central location to innovate and collaborate on ideas; - Use a collaborative, data-driven approach to solve clients? problems; and, - Explore and prove commercial and technical feasibility of emerging analytics within different practices. (3) Enterprise-wide Solutions: - Capitalize on market-ready enterprise solutions already available; - Harness the power of the network to share and reuse IP; and, - Connect development efforts around Global Practices. Position/Program Requirements Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 4Minimum Degree Required: High School Diploma or GED Degree Preferred: Bachelor's degree Certification(s) Preferred: in Alteryx, Tableau, Power BI, Teaching, PMP. Knowledge Preferred: Demonstrates extensive knowledge and/or a proven record of success in the following areas: - Creating, sharing and delivering work in Alteryx, Tableau, Power Query, Power Pivot, Power BI or similar BI tools; - Analytical thinking about data, analysis and visualization; - UtilizingcCommunication skills, including the ability to work with leaders and to facilitate large meetings; - Understanding change management and project and program Management; - Managing a technical landscape to stay relevant to customers and competitive with the external environment; and, - Managing others; including teaching, mentoring or coaching others. Skills Preferred: Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success to synthesize data and to share knowledge with others, emphasizing the following areas: - Case demonstrating with tools including Alteryx, Tableau, Power Query, Pivot and/ or BI (or similar BI tools); - Demonstrating project management skills including the ability to create agendas, set up and manage programs; - Creating, driving, and facilitating multiple large initiatives with leadership; - Presenting and communicating to large groups of people; - Consulting, teaching, and/ or meeting facilitation skills; - Developing enablement programs while working with external vendors; - Sharing new information with others and curiosity with an investigative mind towards data and analysis; and, - Demonstrating flexibility in prioritizing and completing task while quickly adapting to changing priorities or roles.
• Location: Akron/Canton, Steubenville
• Post ID: 58218647 akroncanton