Director - Data Science/Marketing Analytics – Global Research Agency
£60-£75,000 plus generous bonus + Strong benefits – London
A rare opportunity to bridge the gap between data, research methodology and consumer marketing. This position needs a technical & statistical thought-leader/Data Scientist who is well-versed in research methods and who can provide guidance and consultancy on modelling, methodology and statistical analysis. The role with have a ‘dual’ function, acting as a senior member of the Marketing Sciences team, while also working alongside other business units and verticals within this global group to provide value-added analytical solutions across their full research offering.
As Research Director, you will work closely with multinational clients at senior levels, delivering sophisticated analysis and insights to address brand and customer marketing issues, requiring a sound appreciation of the client’s business and commercial agenda. You will also provide technical consultancy within this international agency, advising unit heads and working collaboratively with senior management in the UK and worldwide to develop new analytical tools and branded solutions.
Probably at around Research Director (or senior-level Associate Director), you should have strong capability in media mix and econometric modelling and a thorough understanding of the main data analytics tools (SPSS, R, VBA or Python etc). A background in Market Research or Marketing is prerequisite plus excellent client skills and the ability to work as part of a senior international within a ‘matrix’ agency environment. Strong management and mentoring skills are also essential as you will lead and mentor junior analysts who will look to you for technical guidance and development.
An excellent salary awaits plus the chance to influence the direction of Data Science and Analytics within this global leader.
To apply or for further information please contact Deborah Lewis, Director, Resources Group on email@example.com or call 0207 242 6321.
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