Head of Data Science

Recruiter
Harnham
Location
London, South East England
Salary
£120,000 per annum
Posted
23 Apr 2019
Closes
23 Apr 2019
Ref
1116676766
Position/Level
Professional / Specialist
Responsibilities
Analyst
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

The Company

This organisation is looking for a Head of Data Science to lead there advanced analytics function. This company has made significant progress in improving their data and decisioning and are now expanding their Data Science Team!

The Role

In this role as Head of Data Science you will be:

  • Lead the data science strategy and capability to deliver actionable data science solutions for customer teams
  • Responsible for recruiting and retaining our internal data science function and building a world class data science team to support business initiatives
  • Engage and work with their technology teams to drive data transformation
  • Develop and implement end to end best practices covering model development
  • Training and coaching your people to be the best in the industry for data science and creating a great work culture with the team

Skills and Experience:

  • Experience leading high performing data science teams and delivering advanced analytics solutions in a large scale (preferably B2C) cloud environment is essential.
  • Commercial Skills - ability to understand and translate business context and create opportunities by extracting great actionable insights from data to drive real business value is essential.
  • Skills with Python, R

The Benefits:

  • Up to £150,000 salary
  • Competitive bonus scheme