Business analyst

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Consulting Analyst - Strategy & Operations

What impact will you make? 

​If you're thinking of pursuing a career in management consulting, then joining our Consulting Analyst - Strategy & Operations program could be a smart move. The program provides the opportunity to sharpen your analytical and business skills while working as a part of a team committed to helping develop executable strategies for clients around the globe.


The Analyst - Strategy & Operations program gives you the ability to discover your professional passions through a variety of project experiences. As a BA in our S&O competency, you can have the opportunity to help market-leading client organizations tackle their complex business problems and drive tangible results. You will gain exposure to a diverse set of industries, clients, and project roles. In addition, you can contribute to Deloitte Consulting LLP (“Deloitte Consulting”) by assisting in the development of project proposals, presentations, and industry publications.

There are opportunities to join either the Commercial or the Government & Public Services Practice.​


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What we look for

We are seeking exceptional candidates who are seniors at a select number of colleges and universities. Candidates from all academic majors are encouraged to apply.


  • Minimum 3.5 GPA and strong performance in your major
  • Demonstrated leadership and team-building capabilities (varsity sport, club leadership, etc.)
  • Work experience / high impact internships
  • High-quality analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Willingness to travel (required)
  • US Citizenship with ability to obtain US Government clearance (for Federal candidates)

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Career path

Deloitte supports your progression through a well-defined career path by providing challenging assignments, mentoring, and targeted training.

2 years - Develop broad consulting skills; Gather and research data; develop pertinent and thoughtful analysis; contribute to the creation of deliverables

1-3 years - Develop conclusions from analysis; take responsibility for creating and leading portions of deliverables

*Business School (optional)/Externship

In between the consultant and senior consultant levels, practitioners may choose to obtain a graduate degree. Read more about our Graduate School Assistance Program. Learn more about our Externship program here.

Senior Consultant
2-3 years - Lead and evaluate analysis to draw conclusions and develop insightful recommendations and solutions; design deliverable content. Consultants may be promoted to senior consultant by continuing their career path, or return to Deloitte after graduate school as a senior consultant.

3-6 years - Plan and manage moderately complex engagements; structure, review, and validate analysis and recommendations

Senior Manager
4-6 years - Provide overall engagement management; integrate recommendations into a solution for the client

Principal/Managing Director
Serve as a trusted advisor to senior client executives; identify sales opportunities; direct engagement management


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Learning and development

Through your variety of experiences at Deloitte, you can develop the analytical, communication, and leadership skills that will help you achieve your full potential, no matter what career path you eventually choose.  You will be continually challenged by your clients, your team members, and your peers. Along the way, you will have access to mentoring, counseling, and training opportunities to help foster and accelerate your development of new skills and capabilities. 


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How to apply

Deloitte Consulting actively recruits accomplished students from select schools nationally. Check out the interactive campus map to find us on campus.  Please contact your campus recruiter to learn more about when we will be on campus.


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