Senior Analytics Associate – Mumbai

Job Opening

Mumbai, India


Help us create insights that inspire and ignite human beings worldwide to act and make organizations, brands, and the planet more meaningful.

Voluntās is a young, busy, and borderline chaotic advisory firm. Armed with a purpose-driven mentality (and a lot of diligence), we work together to make a meaningful impact on our beautiful world.

With our roots in humanistic capitalism, we strive to grasp at the core of meaningfulness. We do this to anchor meaningfulness in leadership, culture, strategy, performance management, and brands – from building purpose to developing strategic narratives, the focus is on measuring and operationalizing meaningfulness.

The Center for Applied Meaningfulness at Voluntas is seeking a Senior Associate to guide global research into meaningfulness. From our office in Mumbai, you will join a team of human beings who are management consultants by profession and philosophers by heart. To help our clients leverage its potential, we take a humble approach to collecting, storing, processing, and analyzing it. As much as we want to let data speak, we recognize that awareness and analyses are needed to decide what is relevant – and what is simply noise.

As a Senior Analytics Associate within the Center for Applied Meaningfulness, you will be working closely with other Voluntarians focused on in-depth data analytics to drive analyses that brings inspiration to how organizations, brands, and the people inhabiting our planet can change for the better.

You will be a vital part of developing Voluntas’ analytical expertise and our research with a core focus on meaningfulness, from building analytical frameworks and tools to data gathering (e.g., surveys) and development of insights – all activities that are supporting project teams within Voluntas Advisory and development of our brand.


Your Ethics

  • You put honesty above compassion
  • You put self-awareness above self-confidence
  • You put facts above emotions
  • You put humbleness and hard-work above good intentions

Main Responsibilities

  • Leading of analytics including descriptive, diagnostic, predictive or prescriptive analytics
  • Developing and improving methodologies for research and analysis into meaningfulness around the world
  • Building proof of concepts and implementing solutions around machine learning, advanced analytics, and big data problems
  • Working through data ecosystems to understand what’s available, what’s missing and where to find and collect that information
  • Running sprints / validating concepts / showing the immediate impact of your data
  • Advising on advanced analytics and quantitative tools and modelling techniques, as well as researching on relevant methodologies

General Requirements

  • Ideally 5+ years of professional experience
  • Mastery of investigative and analytical skills
  • Ability to drive actionable change in well-established organizations across the private, public and investor sphere
  • Academic background (e.g., Economics, Statistics, Data Science, Business etc.)
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Excellent problem solving and communication skills, and attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to implement design standards and best practices for data visualization
  • 2+ years’ experience in leading a team in research or analytical processes
  • Eligibility to work in India. Voluntas will not support relocation.

Main Competences

  • Knowledge of advanced analytic techniques, including machine learning and artificial intelligence
  • Mastery of R, SPSS or other statistical package
  • Ability to work with relational databases such as SQL, etc.
  • Knowledge of additional programming languages is a plus (Python, Java)
  • Experience in leading teams, achieving quality, timeliness, and affordability
  • Ability to identify, communicate, and gather internal support for new initiatives and opportunities


About Voluntās (Latin: will, goal, purpose, meaning)

Voluntās was created in 2015 and has a clear purpose: to realize human potential. Since its creation, Voluntās has become one of the fastest-growing consultancies in Denmark, and now has offices in Copenhagen, Khartoum, and Tunis, with the number of employees steadily growing to our current size of 50+ beautiful human beings.

Management consultants by profession and philosophers by heart, we specialize in advising companies, foundations, boards, leaders, and governments on how to create, adapt and drive a meaningful organization, brand, society, and planet.

We believe our contribution significantly increases the quality of living while we know it sustainably accelerates the productivity and profitability of doing business. Through humbleness and hard work, we pursue advisory and analytics that fundamentally change how human potential is led and realized.


How to apply

Please upload a resume (CV) and a cover letter, reflecting on the following:

  1. Write a short story of who you are as a human being
  2. What is your most inspiring project imaginable in Voluntās? (Not a current one)
  3. Imagine you could choose anyone (living or dead) to be your mentor for one full day.
    Who would it be, and why?

The cover letter and CV should be written in English. Selected candidates will be invited for interviews to discuss their self-awareness, interests, and experience.

Deadline: July 24, 2022.

To ensure all people are treated equally regardless of ethnicity, gender, and age, we encourage all applicants NOT to include pictures, names, or year of birth in their application.

For any questions regarding the position, please reach out to Zachary Helms.


  Zachary Helms