Why a career in consulting?
Joining Deloitte’s consulting department will provide you with the opportunity to become a member of one of Ireland’s largest multi-functional consultancy practices. Our clients include both domestic and multinational firms of varying size and encompass all major industry sectors including financial services, consumer business, energy and resources, technology, media and telecommunications as well as the public sector.
In addition to the “hands on” project experience you will gain working with professional and experienced teams, you will have access to an extensive programme of training aligned with your career progression, covering both consultant development skills and specific technical training.
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So what’s the work like?
As one of the largest consulting practices in Ireland, our depth of talent is central to providing practicable and innovative solutions to the array of complex business issues faced by our client base. We are the only major global consultancy practice to combine professional business and accounting skills with the ability to deliver major business change and information technology programmes.
Learning and development
All graduates joining consulting undertake the Deloitte Analyst Induction Programme, an extensive programme spanning two weeks, covering the fundamentals of consulting. As you progress, further structured training will follow focusing on building the consulting skills required to be effective at each grade. Furthermore, Deloitte’s global online training course catalogue is accessible on a continuous basis, allowing you the opportunity to complete and be certified across a range of courses.
Our business at a glance: Consulting
Paths to qualification
For graduates joining our finance transformation team, in addition to the training programme, you complete the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants qualification (CIMA). In addition to the educational programmes operated, every employee is assigned an appraiser who advises and coaches on career development and progression.
Our service offering incorporates integrated performance management (aligns strategic planning, budgeting, reporting and performance measurement), outsourcing advisory services, shared services and finance transformation (supporting the planning and organising of the finance function).
Strategy and Operations
Strategy and operations incorporates strategy development, business process improvement, supply chain management, customer management strategy, and performance management and programme leadership.
Human Capital Management
In Human Capital, our goal is to improve our clients’ organisational impact and results by focusing on challenges at the intersection of business and people. We offer a focused combination of breadth and expertise across three service lines HR transformation, Organisation Transformation & Talent, and Analytics, covering areas such as Strategic Change & Change Management, Leadership assessment & development, HR operations and technology services, and Organisational & Operating Model Design.
Our team is passionate about using technology for business gain. In technology integration services we have a strong team whose technology advisory skills are underpinned by real-life experience in design, development, configuration and testing of technology solutions. Our consultants have been involved in large scale transformation programmes for clients from multiple sectors.
Our team helps our clients to resolve their complex business issues by analysing and fostering more efficient processes and applying their deep industry knowledge. Our clients gather, analyse, access and use information from across their organisations to create value in all aspects of their business. Our leading business advisors have deep knowledge and experience in this field which enables us to work with clients through all stages of the business transformation process.
Analytics & Information Management
Our analytics team are data enthusiasts, eager to explore and discover hidden insights within data that can provide real value to our clients. Businesses today gather an ever increasing wealth of structured and unstructured data from a myriad of sources but often are not extracting the full value from this information. Our team build tools, create interactive visualisations, search for patterns and develop predictive models in order to bring actionable insight from the data. Complementing these abilities with the deep industry knowledge across the Deloitte network along with technical integration skills and business transformation capabilities provides a complete offering to our clients, allowing value to be realised from data driven insights. As businesses realise the potential value of their data, analytics specialist with skills in data management, visualisation and insight generation will be in high demand.