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Analytics Consulting - Trainee

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Reporting to the Head of EMEA Analytics Consulting.
Based in Lisbon.
Fully integrated in the BNP Paribas Group, BNP Paribas Corporate and Institutional Banking (CIB) is a leading provider of solutions to two client franchises: corporates and institutionals, and operates across EMEA (Europe Middle East Africa), APAC (Asia Pacific) and the Americas. The bank is a global leader in Debt Capital Markets and Derivatives. It is a top European house in Equity Capital Markets and it has leading franchises in Specialized Financing. In Securities Services, it is a top five house worldwide.
BNP Paribas CIB strives to service the global economy by providing solutions to its clients in financing (ECM, DCM, specialized financing), flow banking (trade finance and cash management), financial advisory (M&A, project finance), global markets (interest rates, credit, foreign exchange, equity derivatives), risk management, and securities services.
The Team
Analytics Consulting (AC), a team within BNP Paribas to provide Business Intelligence, is looking for Trainees to help deliver information management solutions.
A typical AC project has three phases. The team starts by taking large data sources, typically unstructured, sometimes internal and sometimes from the Internet, and processes them using ETL techniques. Then, it extracts actionable information (predictions, recommendations, etc.) from the cleaned up data with ML and statistical tools. Finally, the team presents the information and resulting insights to the final clients using interactive dashboards.
If you want to work in challenging data engineering problems with a transversal team, are analytically oriented or an expert in data integration, please apply.


The Trainee is responsible for helping AC Data Scientists and Analysts in enabling CIB entities to maximize their understanding of customers, products, services and operations. To do so, the trainee needs to analyse business issues and solve them through a deep data analytical approach.
Key Responsibilities
  • Help analyse internal clients’ needs
    • Collaborate with clients to best understand their operational and strategic needs in terms of data analysis
    • Investigate and solve business issues through analysing data (internal and external) 
  • Help produce and adapt data analysis models
    • Set-up ad-hoc metrics and process to address each business issue
    • Propose and produce tailor-made analyses addressing key business priorities
    • Contribute to disseminate a culture of data use and management within CIB


  • Business school or university degree graduate, with a specialisation in finance, economics, mathematics, statistics, information management, IT…
  • Familiarity with data-intensive applications
  • High comfort working with numbers : rigour, analytical mind-set, ability to interpret numbers and synthesize
  • Ability to think abstractly and creatively
  • Ability to communicate complex logical constructs in simple and intuitive ways
  • Knowledge of databases and associated tools (Access, SQL, etc)
  • Knowledge of programming languages is a plus
  • Some knowledge of corporate and institutional products would be usefu
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team spirit
  • Flexibility: ability to work in a changing environment
  • Fluent English
  • French and Portuguese are a plus
Please note that only applications submitted in English will be considered.
BNP Paribas is an equal opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers. We are actively committed to ensuring that no individual is discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Equity and diversity are at the core of our recruitment policy because we believe that they foster creativity and efficiency which in turn increase performance and productivity. We strive to reflect the society we live in, while keeping with the image of our clients.


Primary Location: PT-11-LisbonJob Type: InternshipJob: OPERATIONAL EFFICIENCY TRANSFORMATION AND BUSINESS ANALYSISEducation Level: Bachelor Degree or equivalent (>= 3 years)Experience Level: BeginnerSchedule: Full-time Behavioural competency: Ability to synthetize / simplifyTransversal competency: Analytical Ability