Data Analyst / Insight Analyst - Retail - Edinburgh

People Source Consulting Limited
£30k - £40k pa + bonus + benefits
06 Oct 2017
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an experienced Data Analyst or Insight Analyst with an in depth technical knowledge of SQL, SAS, or Hadoop?
Are you looking for an opportunity to further develop your technical and analytical skills with a global leader in the data industry?
If so, apply now for this newly created role in Edinburgh.

Data and analytics is at the heart of the business, and this presents an excellent opportunity for anyone with a real interest in data to gain invaluable experience and career progression.

The Data Analyst / Insight Analyst will create actionable insights that drive sales and customer loyalty through the analysis of large scale and complex data sets.

The successful Data Analyst/ Insight Analyst will be responsible for the following:

*Hands-on technical analysis of large data sets using a range of tools - SQL, Python, SAS, R, Excel etc to create timely, relevant and actionable insights
*Close engagement with the client to ensure a partnered approach and successful delivery of projects
*Employ relevant machine learning and data modelling techniques
*Interpret business requirements, translate into data science problems and deliver high value outputs
*Work quickly and iterate through trial-and-error, prototyping innovative solutions
*Deliver data using engaging presentation and visualisation techniques
*Scope and manage projects from beginning to end
*Work closely with stakeholders to ensure full understanding of client objectives

The successful Data Analyst/ Insight Analyst will have the following skills and experience:
*Data Interpretation / Insight Analysis
*Solution Design and Development
*Statistical Modelling
*Excellent programming skills with SQL, Python, R, SAS etc
*Customer engagement and strong data presentation/visualisation skills
*A degree in a numerical subject would be a bonus

The salary for this role will be dependent on skills and experience, and there are opportunities available for candidates at different points in their careers. The salary range is between £30,000 - 40,000 + bonus, pension and flexible benefits.

You will receive 25 days leave, a good bonus scheme and a flexible benefits package. On the last Friday of the month the whole company finish at 2pm, and 4pm on all other Fridays.

Other benefits include:
Flexible working hours, a casual dress culture, subsidised masseuse and osteopath (Visits office weekly), Travel and Parking Season Ticket Loan, Fruity Wednesdays, your birthday off, free use of company gym and critical illness cover.

People Source Consulting Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

People Source specialise in technology recruitment across niche markets including Information Technology, Digital TV, Digital Marketing, Project and Programme Management, SAP, Digital and Consumer Electronics, Air Traffic Management, Management Consultancy, Business Intelligence, Manufacturing, Telecoms, Public Sector, Healthcare, Finance and Oil & Gas.
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