Business Analyst/Associate Consultant

Advanced degree
Functional areas
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About: DuPont Sustainable Solutions

Recently recognized as “the stand-out brand in the EHS consulting market” by the independent research firm Verdantix, DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS) is a Global Operations Management Consulting company that has been advising leading industrial companies around the world for over 20 years.  We leverage not only 200 years of DuPont experience in operating high-hazard facilities around the world, but also our expertise in Operation Excellence and transformation. Our strength is our people – a diverse team of individuals with experience across a broad range of industries, functions and disciplines.

Companies come to us because they want to bring about lasting change that makes them safer, more dynamic and more productive places to work. They trust us because we have real life experience of the situations they face, we help them implement and operationalize their solutions and we are passionate about what we do. We "zero" in on what matters: protecting and improving lives, operations and assets. DSS is a business unit of DowDuPont Specialty Products Division. Additional information is available at and

Job Title: Business Analyst/Associate Consultant (permanent employee or independent contractor)

Location: Belgium (Mechelen or home-based)

As a business analyst, you will play a key role in the client delivery organization. You will work with Managers/Consultants to identify the root causes of client challenges by analyzing a range of metrics and observations, and help to create, communicate and implement solutions.  You will be trusted to manage independent workstreams of overarching client projects, support project coordination and conduct trainings for clients. Beyond client project work, the Business Analyst/Associate Consultant will also actively contribute to proposal development and the creation of thought leadership.  

This position will allow you to apply your analytical and problem-solving skills, as well as your communications skills, as you work to ensure tangible results and a relationship of trust with the clients. This exciting position provides ample opportunities to grow and a promising career path within a growing business. 

Are you a self-starter who thrives in a fast-paced, dynamic environment? Do you like problem-solving? Are you excited by the prospect of making a real difference for our clients? If so, we strongly encourage you to apply.


  • Play an active role within the project team to structure complex problems our clients face, analyze the relevant primary and secondary data, develop the solution, and produce recommendations for action that can deliver tangible results
  • Support client team in solution design and develop attractive proposals that inspire action from our clients
  • Gather data firsthand; compile and analyze data to better understand root causes
  • Build comprehensive presentations and reports that depict challenges and solutions effectively
  • Provide input in client meetings, particularly on your independent workstream
  • Communicate regularly with clients, both on progress and to deliver on projects, i.e. holding workshops, facilitating focus groups, conducting interviews and leading assessments
  • Develop a key expertise/specialty that delivers value to our clients
  • Contribute to the development of the DSS content/intellectual property by standardizing best practices from client projects. Drive knowledge management and sharing, creating materials and communicating internally on a regional/global scale
  • Become a trusted partner to the client, recommend solutions to support the client engagement lifecycle 


  • Master Degree in Engineering or equivalent in relevant technical or business major, MBA/MS is preferred
  • Mastery of standard office applications including Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point
  • Experience in consulting or work in an operations environment (particularly in HSE) would be considered as a significant advantage
  • Fluentin written and spoken English and Dutch. Other languages will be a plus
  • Ability to travel extensively up to 80 % of monthly time.

Critical Behaviors to be Successful:

Be Engaged: Communicate effectively by actively engaging colleagues and clients, openly sharing information and perspectives and giving and receiving constructive feedback.

Deliver Value: Create win-win relationships with clients through delivering valuable outcomes which exceeds their expectations.

Work in Teams: Foster a collaborative teamwork environment which leverages on people's competencies to achieve our common ambition and mission.

Keep Learning: Invest time in personal and professional development of yourself and others.

Job information

Firm: DuPont Sustainable Solutions

Location: Mechelen

Education: Advanced degree

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