Advanced Analytics and Insight Manager / Data Scientist

Job Title: Advanced Analytics and Insight Manager / Data Scientist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: £40k - 60k per year
Reference: 42294
Contact Name: Sophie Page
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 20, 2020 14:19

Job Description

Advanced Analytics and Insight Manager / Data Scientist

Manchester – up to £60,000

Forward Role are working with a technical digital agency in Manchester who have a unique offering and a very impressive client base. The award winning business are leaders in their area. Due to continued growth, the agency are now recruiting an Advanced Analytics and Insight Manager / Data Scientist to join the dynamic team.

This is a brand new role, reporting in to the board. You will have a unique opportunity to work on a blank canvas to build and develop a Data function. The role will evolve and develop overtime so the ideal candidate will be flexible and enjoy the fluidity of the opportunity.

  • Working closely with the Head of Performance to drive insights
  • Understand who the customer is by integrating data from a variety of sources to create a single customer view
  • Develop a personalisation engine to create and drive customer engagement
  • Find meaningful and actionable insight from large datasets, identify growth areas
  • Creating and managing statistical and machine learning models
  • Understanding app performance – analysis of flows, trends, predict upkeep/errors
  • Working with customer data, understanding the customer journey and behaviours
  • Building and delivering segmentation models
  • Quantitative analysis, data mining and data presentation
  • Work collaboratively with other departments – solving problems, identifying trends

Skills / experience:

  • 2+ years’ experience in an advanced analytics and insight
  • Experience working with apps or digital products is desirable
  • Advanced use of programs such as R, Python, Power BI
  • Experience with web analytics platforms – Google Analytics & data visualisation – Data Studio
  • Entrepreneurial and self-sufficient
  • Advanced analytical techniques

If you are interested in this opportunity, please get in touch with Sophie on 07824 365 143 or email

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