Data Analytics Manager

Grant Thornton

9-day fortnight with no salary reduction

Only considering candidates eligible to work in Sydney, Australia ⚠️

  • Work from home options | Team connection days
  • Brand-new position / team – influence strategy and shape role in your own vision
  • 9-day fortnight with no salary reduction

Grant Thornton Australia is one of the world's leading independently-owned and managed accounting, advisory and consulting firms.

Our culture is underpinned by a commitment to our clients, people and communities, and our promise to ‘Reach for Remarkable’ by providing proven expertise, principled execution, and personalised experience.

In Australia, we’re proud to support the careers of over 1,500 remarkable people. With six offices nationally and partner firms in more than 145 markets, wherever you want to go, we can take you there.

About this role

Grant Thornton Australia is looking for a Senior Associate / Manager, Data Analytics to join our Financial Advisory team in Sydney.

As part of a newly-formed team within our Financial Advisory practice, you will bring together your advisory and consulting skills, as well as your technical know-how, to perform data analysis which will provide meaningful and actionable insights and recommendations for the firm’s clients. This is an exciting opportunity to influence the strategic vision for the team and build relationships with stakeholders throughout the wider firm.

This role suits an intellectually curious individual with a ‘data-centric’ mindset: someone with strong critical thinking skills, who understands the power of asking the right questions, and can tailor their message to resonate with different audiences.

Key responsibilities

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand business requirements and translate them into data analysis tasks
  • Work closely with stakeholders to identify data sources, gather relevant information, and perform data extraction, transformation, and loading (ETL) processes
  • Conduct exploratory data analysis (EDA) to uncover patterns, trends, and anomalies
  • Develop and maintain data models, dashboards, and reports using tools such as Power Query, Power BI, Alteryx, SQL, or Python
  • Provide actionable insights and recommendations based on data findings

Skills and experience

  • Significant experience as a Data Analyst, preferably in a consulting or professional services environment
  • Strong interest in working with data-related principles
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with diverse teams, including interpreting requirements and adapting your communication style to technical and non-technical stakeholders

If you are interested in this role but don’t feel that you match every single one of our requirements, we would still love to hear from you and explore the unique skillset and attributes that you can bring to the team.

Reach your remarkable

At Grant Thornton we do things differently because we understand that when you strive for better and care about what you do remarkable things are possible. We’re a dynamic and authentic mix of backgrounds, perspectives and ways of thinking. We’re driven by our shared purpose – we care for our people, clients and communities and support them to thrive.

With us, you’ll be exposed to challenging and rewarding opportunities – building your confidence and capabilities at every step. You’ll be supported, motivated and inspired by a team of passionate and caring collaborators and leaders. You’ll be empowered to build a career path that’s tailored to you and encouraged to make a meaningful difference. And we’ll make sure the excellence you deliver and the impact you make is always seen, felt and celebrated.

Remarkable perks that put you first:

  • 9-day fortnight with no salary reduction
  • Funded professional membership and study assistance
  • Up to 26 weeks’ paid parental leave | paid secondary carers’ leave
  • Fully funded gym membership | Health Insurance discounts
  • And many more!

Your application

We are committed to ensuring our recruitment process is inclusive and accessible for anyone who wishes to apply, and we warmly encourage applications from individuals from diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, those in the LGBTQI+ community and individuals who identify as having a disability or are neurodivergent.  Click here for more information about how we support Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at Grant Thornton.

Should you have questions or require any adaptations or additional support for your individual circumstances so you may perform at your best during the application or recruitment process please contact Sarah McGrory, from our Talent Acquisition team, on [email protected].

As we provide fair consideration and evaluation to a high volume of applications, we endeavour to provide feedback on your application at the earliest opportunity.


Leading provider of audit, tax, and advisory services.

Working Week

9-day fortnight with no salary reduction

Our Vacation Policy

Grant Thornton offers a combination of annual leave and public holidays, totaling 26 days per year.

Remote Working Policy

Our employees can balance work from home with collaborative team connection days.

Company Benefits

  • Health insurance
  • 401(k) company contribution
  • Flexible working hours
  • Generous parental leave
  • Equipment allowance
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • Professional Development Budget
  • Mental Health Support

Our Team

We're a team of 1.7k across 16 departments:

  • finance
  • business development
  • accounting
  • consulting
  • marketing
  • human resources
  • education
  • +9 more teams

Desirable Skills and Experience

  • SQL
  • Python
  • Data Analysis
  • ETL
  • Data Modeling
  • Dashboard Development
  • Exploratory Data Analysis

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