Data Scientist Manchester

Recruiter
Circle Recruitment Limited
Location
Manchester, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
23 Aug 2019
Closes
26 Aug 2019
Ref
1230516999
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Data Scientist Manchester

Data Scientist with strong SAS or SQL MI modelling and forecasting experience is required by a leading financial services company in Manchester. You must have previous mathematical modelling experience with a strong academic in a numerical subject such a mathematics, statistics etc

Experience required

- A strong academic record with a good honours degree or equivalent qualification in a numerical subject
- Proven modelling, forecasting and analytical experience, ideally in the financial services with strong SAS or SQL technical skills
- Advanced Excel skills to expertly tackle complex mathematical problems.
- Able to articulate key messages and analysis outcomes clearly and concisely with a Pragmatic and analytical mind
- Extensive experience of completing complex data analysis and create proposals / provide recommendations on the back of analysis
- Any experience with SPSS, SAS, statistical or MI packages would be a bonus

Data Scientist Responsibilities

- Responsible for the definition, shaping and ongoing maintenance of all financial modelling and forecasting to enhance decision making, deliver more targeted acquisition and ultimately deliver profitable growth.
- Undertake specialised analysis to model historical data and provide forecasts based on various industryrelated metrics for a range of different propositions.
- Conduct scenario analysis based on various factors that will help to assess the risk
- Proactively recommend + implement updates to financial models during periods of change
- Responsible for reviewing all financial models to arrive at preliminary conclusions and providing good quality and timely financial modelling advice to the business in a way that nonspecialists can easily understand and absorb.
- Champion data quality and integrity, highlighting data quality issues and suggesting appropriate solutions.
- Share knowledge and experience, and analytical/modelling best practices as well as mentoring and development of team member skills

My client is one of the leading employers in Manchester. They offer some great benefits, including a free gym, flexible working, discounted lunches etc. To apply press apply now or send your CV to matthew.leach @ ######.###

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