Data Strategy

Junior Data Scientist

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Role description

As a member of the Data Science team, you will be responsible for leading the analytic thinking and delivery of our work for our clients to drive increased value from their data assets. You will have proven superior capability in assessing the underlying business challenges, accurately defining the problem statement and identifying the appropriate analytical methods and solutions by which their data can be transformed into insight and analytic applications. 

  • You will have in depth experience in data management and curation and the latest techniques for developing predictive models, and segmentations.

  • You will have proven hands on experience with SQL and Python/R.

  • You will have experience of working with, guiding and mentoring less experienced analysts to support you in your client work.

  • You will have the possibility to grow as a Data Scientist while taking part in various trainings.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for primary and secondary data analysis across all businesses.

  • Data collection/collation, cleansing and manipulation, as necessary.

  • Performing econometric/statistical analysis as per project requirements.

  • Liaising with other members of the team to manage clients and deliverables effectively and efficiently.

  • Identifying market trends to grow incremental revenue / commercial opportunities through the use of data.

  • Development of commercial propositions and presentation to clients, as appropriate.

  • Flexible support to the business.

Knowledge & Experience

Essential

  • Bachelors degree in Statistics/Mathematics/Operations or Research/Economics.

  • Self-starter with strong appreciation of the value of data.

  • Knowledge of and experience in Python/R.

  • Knowledge of and experience in MS Office packages.

  • Proven capability in providing analytical solutions to unstructured problems.

  • Excellent written and verbal presentation skills, particularly in rendering complex data outcomes to a non-technical audience.

  • Commercial know-how and gravitas.

  • Strong administrative and reporting skills.

  • Action orientated, Goal driven & resourceful.

Desirable

  • Postgraduate degree in a relevant subject.

  • Proficiency in Visual Basic coding in MS Excel.

  • Analytics experience in Retail, FS, Travel Sectors.

  • Superior working knowledge of databases.

  • Ability to demonstrate leadership skills.