• Data Analytics Consultant, Data Science

    Requisition ID 2446148
    Job Family GB-London
  • Posting Description

    Data Analytics Consultant, Data Science


    We’re hiring!


    We are currently recruiting a Data Analytics Consultant (Data Science) to join our McLagan business in London.


    About Aon


    Aon plc (NYSE:AON) is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Our 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance.


    McLagan, an Aon subsidiary, is the leading provider of performance analytics, compensation studies and consulting to the world’s top financial services firms. Focusing exclusively on the financial services industry, McLagan serves clients in the asset management, investment banking, corporate banking, private equity, private client, and performance benchmarking businesses. We draw on forty years of focused financial services experience to deliver unparalleled expertise to our clients seeking to improve their understanding of market performance and compensation trends.


    Aon is an equal opportunities employer.  Aon's recruitment and selection policy ensures the best possible skill mix of colleagues and the highest quality candidates are appointed using objective job-related criteria.




    People Analytics is about using data and analytics to make better decisions about how an organisation manages people. Allowing our clients’ a better understanding of their workforce will in turn help improve our clients’ business performance.


    This is an emerging and fast growing area of analytics, and we are working with our clients data to answer questions such as:


    How can I acquire the best people?

    How should I deploy my people?

    What do I need to do to retain people?

    How can I drive growth through my people?


    This role will focus on the development of analytics to answer any combination of the questions above and more, from proof-of-concept to delivery. Projects will range from delivering standardised analytics reporting through to bespoke engagements, incorporating data science, machine learning and consulting skills.


    About the Role


    Design, support and implement analytics driven solutions for our clients. This will include

    Exploiting analytics in new ways to address business driven problems/requirements around attrition, deployment and talent

    Designing optimal data models that will support these solutions

    Visualising solutions in an interactive, attractive and usable way

    Managing business requirements from proof-of-concept through to production. This will include being effective with documentation and project management.

    Working across the organisation by liaising with business consultants, technical staff and end-user clients.

    Responsible for working in accordance with the Aon UK Limited Risk Management Framework, and compliance with the Aon UK Limited policies, including participation in the management of risks (including completion of mandatory training) that may adversely affect the business, interests or reputation of any Group Company.


    About you


    As a Data Analytics Consultant your skills and qualifications will ideally include:


    Experience delivering projects in a consulting environment

    Experience of applying data science and machine learning in Python and/or R, including using the scikitlearn, numpy and pandas libraries.

    Knowledge of SQL Server or other relational database management systems.

    Experience with visualisation tools such as Tableau, Qlikview or PowerBI, including some experience of server set-up.

    AWS, Azure or other cloud infrastructure experience preferable.

    Experience of dealing with multiple stakeholders (internal and external) from both a technical and non-technical background

    A keen interest in Talent, HR, Organisation Design or Change Management.


    Our Colleague Experience


    Every day, our colleagues make a difference, work with the best, own their potential, and value one another. Together, we share this one purpose: to empower economic and human possibility around the world. This unifying goal is at the heart of our identity, and it lives in everything we do.  To learn more about our colleague experience, visit Aon Colleague Experience.


    We offer you


    A competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization. Aon is an equal opportunities employer.  Aon's recruitment and selection policy ensures the best possible skill mix of colleagues and the highest quality candidates are appointed using objective job-related criteria.


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