Data Strategy Consultant

At Datashift, we believe in the power of data science, analytics and artificial intelligence to solve the complex challenges in today's industries. We advise our clients based on actionable insights that drive decision-making and sustainable business value creation. As a data strategy consultant, you will play a crucial role in developing strategies for business growth through analytics for our clients.

Your responsibilities

As a data strategy consultant, you will:

  • Collaborate with client stakeholders to identify and clarify key business challenges that could benefit from data & analytics;
  • Be the crucial link between AI/data science teams and business units to translate these insights into clear business terms and strategies, and to ensure that the proposed solutions are actionable and relevant;
  • Oversee analytics projects from ideation to execution to guarantee they serve the overall business goals;
  • Proactively inspire and advise client & internal stakeholders on data & AI-related initiatives;
  • Stay informed about industry trends and advancements in data science and AI.

Your qualifications

  • Master’s degree (Business engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Analytics,...);
  • A first experience in a strategy role in a consulting firm or a highly dynamic business environment is considered a must;
  • Understanding of and interest in the impact of data and AI in industries and organizations;
  • A strategic thinker with a strong analytical mindset;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with stakeholders at all levels in an organization;
  • A fluent level of English is a must. Dutch is considered a big plus.

Our offer

  • A highly entrepreneurial team;
  • A no-nonsense working environment with a focus on high quality;
  • Excellent terms of employment (including company car, fuel card, meal vouchers & bonus,...);
  • Fringe benefits including continuous training that builds and extends professional, technical and management skills in all areas;
  • The opportunity to grow together with Datashift in terms of capabilities as well as financial benefits;
  • The chance to work on projects related to cutting-edge technologies
  • With our offices in Mechelen, Leuven and Gent you can work from several locations.


Are you the Data Strategy Consultant we are looking for? Don't hesitate to apply via the link below!

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