Data Analytics Consultant

Inter-American Development Bank

Washington DC, United States of America

Experience: 3 to 5 Years

Skill Required: Accounts and Finance

The Analytics and Decision Support Unit resides at the Vice-Presidency of Finance. The Unit (a) improves and streamlines processes, (b) produces analytics for decision making at the strategic, tactical, and operational levels, and (c) oversees: Human Resources and Budget information portfolio management and optimization. 

Consultancy Objectives:

  • Analyze data structure under current business rules, make recommendations and propose a model for optimize queries for current HR dashboards.
  • Develop technical infrastructure designs, data mappings, flows and report dissemination mechanisms for Data.
  • Analyze source data of different types and design programs for extraction, transformation and loading into a centralized database.
  • Creates data dictionaries and maintains metadata.
  • Work with development teams to map data elements for ETLs.
  • Provide support to systems’ data extraction and/or migration utilizing ad hoc data extraction tools.
  • Create and manage database objects including tables, indexes, and procedures.
  • Develop and test programs using SQL and PL-SQL for database applications.
  • Develop and generate standard and ad hoc reporting capabilities from new and existing data sources.
  • Develop and modify queries, programs, and stored procedures to support standard and ad hoc reporting.

What you’ll do: The selected candidate will:

Reports and Dashboards:

  • Coordinate and/or participate on requirement gathering and requirements validation exercises with stakeholders, to enable the creation of new dashboards.
  • Abide by, expand, and improve upon ITE’s published standards and guidelines, and best practices promoted by the industry.
  • Analyze, create, support, and document SSIS (SQL Server Integration Services) packages.
  • Analyze, create, test, implement and support formal and ad-hoc export and import processes between systems and EDW.
  • Create and maintain data flow processes in support to business needs of integrated reporting.
  • Collaborate on the preparation of reports and data extraction to support the Optima Project.

Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics:

  • Support the business by providing access to data intelligence for proper decision making.
  • Provide recommendations to continuously enhance the relationship between user requests and needs with business vision, strategy, and goals.
  • Participate on meetings and discussions to support HR transformation.
  • Contribute with analysis to advance processes improvement projects and initiatives.
  • Data Quality:
  • Perform analysis to identify data ownership, along with data production and consumption.
  • Perform analysis to profile the data, identifying and documenting patterns of errors, and provide recommendations for corrections.
  • Provide support to create data quality checkpoints and internal audit processes.
  • Help establish metrics to steer data quality initiatives.
  • Assist on the preparation of data quality policies as required by business needs.
  • General tasks:
  • Provide technical assistance to members of the team on reports and data extraction.
  • Prepare System and User documentations.
  • Assist on the preparation of training material and deliver training on new systems and procedures.
  • Perform periodic and systematic analysis of live systems and provide recommendations.
  • Provide support to supervisor on meetings, presentations, documentation, and related tasks.

What you’ll need:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related fields. Master’s degree preferred.


  • 3 years of relevant professional experience in Business Analytics, including the design, development and data analysis, or the equivalent combination of education and experience.


  • Excellent English and Spanish language proficiency, oral and written. Proficiency in French and/or Portuguese is beneficial.