Data Scientist

Recruiter
Axon Moore Group Ltd
Location
Manchester
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Axon Moore are currently working with an entrepreneurial private equity backed business with an exciting growth strategy based in Manchester; who are looking for a Data Scientist to join their Commercial team on a permanent basis.

The successful candidate will be responsible for driving and assisting the delivery of key analytical and modelling projects to add significant value to the business model. Being part of one of the UK’s most progressive online companies; you’ll have unrivalled opportunity to influence and lead business critical decisions.

Data Scientist duties:

- Work alongside the Head of Analytics and Modelling to deliver big ticket analytical projects
- Lead projects from start to finish which result in key benefits to the bottom line
- Build and maintain close relationships with key stakeholders in Marketing to deliver projects that optimise profitability
- Managing relationships with data tracking agencies
- Identify opportunities to extract extra value from the business model
- Build and implement statistical models to highlight opportunities to improve conversion
- Recommend/monitor tests highlighted from findings

Person Specification:

- VBA/SQL, Advanced MS Excel and statistical modelling packages - Essential
- A minimum of a 2.1 degree (or equivalent) in a highly numerate subject - Essential
- MSc/PhD in a highly numerate subject– Highly desirable
- Experience of Google Analytics - Desirable

Excellent range of company benefits plus a competitive salary and quarterly bonus will be on offer.  Free parking included.