Australia and New Zealand

Data Insights Analyst


Join our innovative and collaborative Digital Transformation and Data team and deliver data driven insights and data solutions.

As a Data Insights Analyst, you’ll work in agile multifunctional teams on projects across the entire Macquarie Group. Your role will be to apply your broad skill set across data and analytics to understand business problems, create insights and envisage practical solutions to help Macquarie gain more value from its data.

You will have access to large data sets, giving you the ability to make a tangible impact with your analysis. In return, you will be given support to expand your technical and domain skills.

In addition, you will be responsible for:

  • Communicating and influencing stakeholders
  • Translating business questions to data and analysis requirements; carry out analysis, visualization and presentation.
  • Performing ad-hoc analysis to solve business problems and support decisions.
  • Run human centred design sessions with end-users.
  • Coaching non-data experts how to use data.
  • Design and build data products, such as Power BI dashboards, including defining the data models.
  • Collaborating with and providing requirements to Data Engineers to streamline data sources to ensure consistency in the data used to support regular and ad hoc reporting and analysis.

To be successful in this role you will have some of the following skills/background and experience:

  • 2+ years' experience in a hands-on role interpreting and telling stories with data
  • curious and business outcome focused with an ability to break down a complex problem and work out how to solve it
  • evidence of numerical and technical aptitude strong collaboration skills having worked with business stakeholders at different levels of seniority
  • comfortable working across a wide range of data sets and systems
  • commercial exposure in a corporate, consultancy or start-up environment

Experience that is preferable, but that we are willing to train if missing:

  • expertise in cleansing, combining and processing data
  • have knowledge of SQL , with knowledge of Python being an advantage
  • familiarity with data visualization tools (e.g. Microstrategy, PowerBI, Tableau, Quicksight, Qlik) and data manipulation tools (e.g. Alteryx and Dataiku)

About the Corporate Operations Group

The Corporate Operations Group brings together specialist support services in Digital Transformation & Data, Technology, Operations, Human Resources, Business Services, Business Improvement & Strategy, and the Macquarie Group Foundation. We deliver service excellence to ensure Macquarie is open for business, deliver on transformational change, invest in our people and have deep relationships with our customers.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and in combination with our inclusive environment, it enables us to deliver innovative and sustainable outcomes for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. From day one, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’ is as inspiring to you as it is to us, please apply. With the right technology, support and resources, our people can work in a range of flexible ways.

We are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. We encourage candidates to speak with a member of our recruitment team if you require adjustments to our recruitment process to support you, and the type of working arrangements that would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 16,000+ employees and offices in 32 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

Find out more at

Job no: COG-960520
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Junior
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: Digital Transformation & Data
Recruiter: Chloe Lee
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