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Data Scientist

Salary £70k
Type Permanent
Location London
Sector Credit & Risk Management
Job Reference T55/TXH/29517
Contact Tim Holbrough
Date posted 07-08-2018

Leading Asset Manager seeking a Data Scientist to join their London office.

• Adopt and apply appropriate data science techniques to solve business / commercial problems for Consumer Marketing.
• Produce answers to complex marketing questions by working with stakeholders and SMEs across all areas and levels of the consumer business.
• Present findings to senior decision makers both orally and using dashboards and/or visualisations to maximise ease of understanding and correct interpretation.
• Demonstrate a cross platform/technology agnostic and pragmatic approach to developing data driven solutions concentrating on the business data as the asset.
• Nurture a more data driven approach to decision making by scoping and guiding the establishment of an advanced analytics capability and integrate this within the current operational environment.
• Build, maintain & develop predictive analytical models to improve targeting and forecasting & when appropriate migrate any externally sourced capabilities in-house.
Skills, Qualifications & Experience:
• Proven experience of working within a similar Data Scientist role.
• Independent, self-motivated and capable of delivering results with little support.
• Very strong communication skills and diplomatic approach to managing relationships with in-house and external partners.
• Use of R or SAS or similar analytics tools
• Experience within an agency or ‘in house’ analytics team
• Experience within Advertising/Marketing analytics, Financial services or Insurance
Experience of following techniques highly desired:
• Response Modelling e.g. TV spot modelling
• Econometric Modelling for advertising
• Attribution modelling
• A/B and multivariate testing (statistical validation)
• Conversion measurement and modelling
• Customer journey optimisation
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