Data Scientist

Recruiter
Boxtree Recruitment
Location
Coventry
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Candidate Responsibilities;- • Responsible for data and management information • Be the analytical expert in relation to current and future costs • Development and maintenance of the reporting portals • Development and proposal of annual targets both globally and at market level to ensure the business is on track to deliver target performance • Continuous development and improvement of the suite of reports and scorecards to support global functions, regions and markets • Assessment of the volume, type and collection method of required data • Provide business metrics with clarity, accuracy, logic, breadth and depth • Design of experiments, tests hypothesis, applies advanced statistical and modelling techniques to support management decisionmaking • Conducting advanced data analysis and validates findings • Presenting back findings to the business in an easy to understand manner • Pro-actively builds relationships and liaise with all stakeholders relevant to the department Candidate Specification;- • Qualified to degree level in mathematics, statistics, economics, computer science or a related field • Experienced in manipulating large data sets and using data bases • Solid knowledge of statistical techniques and statistical modelling • Familiarity with computer systems, data bases and programming languages • Ability to interact with senior management and to quickly react to requirements and demonstrate results in a way that is easy to understand Competencies and Skills Required;- • Strong analytical skills • Strong interpersonal skills and an effective communicator • Enthusiastic, flexible and proactive personality • Strong business acumen and customer focus • Strong organizational and time management skills