Data Scientist

Position: Data Scientist
Location:  London
Salary: 25-30k
Ref: 2657-4282

Our client is one of the fastest growing independent communication businesses in the UK. As an award-winning partner for growth our client consistently delivers valuable outcomes for organisations they believe in. Their ambition is to create the possible by adopting a transparent, data-driven approach to strategy development, performance marketing, media optimisation and campaign attribution, designed by talent their partners trust.

Are you interested in pursuing a career in Data Science and enhancing your analytical skills? Does the world of innovative digital marketing grab your attention? Would you like to work at a fast-growing, independently owned Agency based in London’s West End?
If the answer to all the above is ‘YES!’ then look no further.
Our client, a rapidly growing team which means there is lots of scope for you to develop your skills. Their independently owned, which means there are no limits to what you can achieve. Their also known as market-leaders in their field, and they have a very happy client base.
Our client are looking for an inquisitive, articulate, numerate and above all eager candidate who will support the wider team in improving campaign performance and the understanding of consumer behaviour gained through the analysis of client data.
The team are young, fun and not afraid of hard-work and over-delivering on client expectations – and you’ll need to be part of this ethos.
You will be part of the growing team of data specialists.
The key skills they are looking for are:
Main responsibilities:
• Support the account management and planning teams across all facets of media and campaign measurement.
• Media and market mix modelling to inform media planning, forecasting and optimisation.
• Use profiling to inform market sizing and targeting strategies for media planning.
• Undertake regular analysis and reporting for retained clients.
• Undertake project based analysis for agency pitches, to assist in winning new business.
• Working with the team and other senior business stakeholders to develop analytical propositions.
• Applying and developing your data handling and analytical/machine-learning techniques to client projects including: retention/churn, customer lifetime value, customer engagement and segmentation
• Assist in broadening the wider teams understanding of analytics and what it can achieve for their clients.
Our ideal candidate:
• Highly numerate, a Bachelor’s degree in data/compute science, maths/statistics or a Master’s degree in data science
• Recent graduate ideally with relevant placement working experience
• Technical skills: Advanced XL, knowledge of Python/R, Tableau
• Knowledge of data transformation using Python/R/SQL .
• Practical application of regression/forecasting techniques
• Theoretical understanding of analytical techniques used in data industry
• Practical application of some data science techniques
• Strong data manipulation skills and a keen eye for detail
• Experience keeping to deadlines during busy times
• Adept at juggling multiple projects for multiple stake holders
• Excellent communication & presentation skills internally and client-facing
Personal Attributes:
• Inquisitive analytical mind with a strong desire to find things out
• Pragmatic approach to problem solving
• Highly organised with strong attention to detail
• Confident and assertive in social environments
• Genuine team player, prepared to lead by example
• Good listener, articulate, persuasive, patient and resourceful
• Quick learner, pro-active mind set, resourceful, and able to think for self
• Positive attitude
• Logical thinker, with the entrepreneurial eye to innovate and launch new projects based on sound reasoning
• Above all, a hard working nature, genuine passion for the opportunity and a burning desire to succeed

Please make sure that your full address and details are included in your application for this role to scott@a1people.net

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