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Job Ref:  204618006
Employer:  cv-library.co.uk
Job Type:  Permanent
Country:  United Kingdom
County/State:  London
City:  Farringdon
Post Code:  GU34
Salary:  £50000 - £70000/annum + Bens
10/10/2016 08:55
Lead Data Scientist - Python, R or similar experience - Statistical/Quant background

Working for a leading media organisation based in Central London, you will have extensive experience in solving analytical problems using quantitative appoaches.


Management of the data team, reporting in to the Head of Data & Systems.

* Assist Head of Data and Systems with data team PDR and reviews
* Work closely with ARM planning managers to investigate and answer advanced data queries
* Create, Analyse and Interpret the media data across various media streams
* Work with Systems Team to develop efficient data analysis processes
* Use R, Excel, Eviews, Python or other tools to piece together propositions and discover potential patterns and relationships
* Create, interpret, critically evaluate and, when necessary, apply remedies to econometric models
* Do market mix modelling and daily econometrics analysis
* Access, investigate and extract data as needed (from MS SQL mainly)
* Bridge the knowledge gap between online and offline data
* Create and deliver high quality client presentations
* Create client insight reports
* Internal staff and client training on data methodologie


Masters or Ph.D. in a relevant economics or statistics field and 3+ years' experience in a relevant role

Extensive experience solving analytical problems using quantitative approaches

2+ years practical experience with R, Python or similar

Strong number orientation through abilities in Mathematics and/or Statistics

A strong passion for empirical research and for answering hard questions with data

Comfortable manipulating and analysing complex, high-volume, high-dimensionality data from varying sources

Self-starter with a knack for problem solving and will be able to pick up new skills easily

Dissertation or other proof of knowledge of Econometrics (bring copy to interview)of the media industry

Self-motivated working and pro-active
* Ability to tell a story with data beyond just pointing to the numbers

You are very organised

Has exceptional attention to detail


Performance orientated
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