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Jo Mahoney
Data & Analytics Consultant
Slalom
WHAT DO YOU DO?

I am a Data and Analytics Consultant at Slalom. One of the highlights of my role is the variety, I get to work across a range of customers, industries, technologies and topics which means I am constantly meeting new people, learning new things and sharing my skills and experience.

WHAT SKILLS DO YOU USE MOST IN YOUR JOB?
  • Teamwork
  • Data Analytics & Visualisation
  • Problem Solving
  • Communication
WHAT'S THE MOST INTERESTING THING YOU'VE WORKED ON IN YOUR CAREER SO FAR?

Launching self-serve MI to c1500 users. This transformation project enabled business areas across a major bank to streamline processes and ensure consistent, trusted reporting. Success relied upon; empowering self-serve users, defining processes in the right way, trusted and high value insights (analytics and design) and a scalable, secure platform.

WHAT'S YOUR EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND?

My degree was in Economics at the University of Manchester, since then I've learnt new skills through professional certifications, in-house training and learning by doing.

WHAT INSPIRED YOU TO GO INTO DIGITAL & TECH?

I wanted to work with technology as I could see it becoming more integrated into our daily lives, my first role in D&A showed it was a great fit for both my creative and analytical skills. As technology drives forward I continue to be inspired and motivated to learn more.

WHAT ADVICE WOULD YOU GIVE TO GIRLS THINKING ABOUT A CAREER IN DIGITAL AND TECH?

Go for it - there are so many opportunities to develop and grow within the digital and tech industry. Plus it is constantly evolving, which makes for an exciting career!


I AM...
POSITIVE
RESILIENT
ALWAYS LEARNING