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Data Analyst Associate

Date: Feb 17, 2019

Location: Kilkenny, KK, IE

Company: Glanbia

Data Analyst Associate (2019 Start)

Pure Ambition Graduate Programme


Are you looking for a graduate programme to match your ambition?

Being selected for the Pure Ambition Graduate Programme is a significant first step in an exciting and invigorating career.  At Glanbia, we nurture your talent and individuality.  We support you in fulfilling your potential and help who you are today become who you want to be tomorrow.  We want to grow and we want you to grow with us.  In recognition of our world-class learning and development environment and excellent career opportunities, we were incredibly proud to win the Gold Award for Best Training and Development Programme at the Gradireland Awards for three consecutive years. 


Where Ambition Meets Nutrition – Data Analysis (part of the CoE for Business Intelligence and Data Analytics)

Glanbia is offering excellent career opportunities to high-performing graduates to join our team.  Here, you’ll be involved with:                                                                                                               

  • Development of a variety of analytical solutions (visualisation, statistical, predictive) to drive insight across multiple functions in Glanbia
  • Maintaining, managing and enhancing the operations of existing analytics solutions
  • Providing data analysis service to the Glanbia business to identify insight in their business data and provide recommendation for action
  • Working with Data Engineers to ensure robust data pipelines are in place to optimise the operations of the analytics applications built by the team
  • Being part of multi-disciplinary teams focused on resolving real business issues
  • Research and Development in emerging technologies and data science concepts and identifying how these would be relevant to Glanbia
  • Working in a fast-paced, innovative environment where the focus is on continuous improvement and the challenge to make it better.


Who we’re looking for

We know it’s our people and their passion for delivering superior quality and value to our customers that sets us apart. We’re looking for graduates  with the following qualifications and attributes:


  • High academic record to date in a related course (e.g. Data Science, Data Analytics, Applied Maths) and expected minimum of a 2.1 honours degree
  • Strong interest in IT and furthering professional development in the field
  • Record of high achievement and delivery
  • Strong problem solving skills and knowledge of business processes
  • Proven self-starter with the drive and desire to succeed
  • Ability to work effectively in a team and independently
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills
  • Adaptable to a changing environment and priorities
  • Internationally mobile longer term