Head - Analytics
Lead the analytics function of the company
Oversee the performance of business departments & find growth opportunities
About Our Client
The client is a leading name in the industry it oprates in.
Lead and grow the analytics practice
- The Head of Analytics drives performance of analytics solutions to impact overall business results while keeping costs in check and ensuring the department remains within the planned budget.
- Also responsible for setting the vision of analytics function and championing for the use of data in making key business decisions.
- The Head of Analytics is in-charge of driving the day-to-day analytical approaches and exploring solutions to particular problems.
- He/she is also tasked with the management and long-term prioritization of the businesss overall analytical needs and opportunities.
- The Head of Analytics additionally defines the business questions that need be answered and defines appropriate analytics models in addition to identifying and readying relevant data sources for analysis.
- Create mathematical models and generate business insights that streamline operations, drive revenue growth, formulate strategies and modeling led innovation.
The Successful Applicant
- 8+ years of work experience in data analysis and statistical modeling
- Sound knowledge of tools (specifically R/Python, SQL) used in statistical analysis
- Preferable prior experience leading data analytics or data science projects for e-commerce/product based companies
- Tertiary qualifications in engineering, mathematics, actuarial studies, statistics, physics, or a related discipline
- Solid Experience and knowledge of technical analytics, including data preparation, foundational analytics concepts, analytical model development, model operationalization, model performance measurement, model management and model training
- Commercial acumen to understand business needs and be able to suggest the commercial impacts of different analytics solutions or approaches
- Demonstrable ability to proactively identify, understand and translate strategic business needs into technical opportunities and PROVIDE solutions
- Ability to translate complex analytics, insights and/or outcomes into presentations (written and verbal) to senior stakeholders (both internal and external) in simple terms demonstrating value to the business
What's on Offer
Immense opportunities for growth
Market leading pay package