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Head of Data Science

Manchester

£60,000 - £70,000

Jody Marks

Managing Director

0161 244 9581

A brilliant new opportunity has been signed off today in Manchester City Centre for a Head of Data Science for a great client of MRJ’s that’s about to embark on an amazing journey with Digital Technology at the forefront of their visionary plans.

Backed with a large scale investment (7 figures), our client is disrupting their industry and is focusing on providing an unmatched and truly outstanding customer proposition, our client. Their plans are ambitious, achievable and game-changing.

Working closely with the CTO and the board of directors, the Head of Data Science will be pivotal in the delivery of the Data Science capability across the group.

You will join the Senior leadership team and will be expected to:

• Set the vision of the company from a Data stand point, creating an opportunity for the wider business to grasp
• Identify, define and implement the correct tools & procedures to drive Data as a key part of the business
• Research & develop effective models & products to deliver valuable insights
• Grow a forward thinking Data team (Analysts / Scientists)
• Choose the relevant technology / DW solution which will benefit the business

PERSON

You’ll excel with autonomy, be a proven Head of Data with a track record of implementing visions into a commercial environment with the ability to influence from a Data point of view.

You’ll be equipped with the tools & freedom to allow Data to become a central function of the company and offer the following expertise/experience:

• Modern Big Data technologies
• Working within Cloud Based Data Warehousing solutions
• Strong analytical skills with the ability to use data and metrics to back up assumptions, recommendations and drive actions.
• Integration of data from multiple sources
• Man Management

NEXT STEPS

If you think this sounds like yourself, please get in touch asap. A seriously unique position for a company making a real difference.

Jody Marks

Managing Director

0161 244 9581

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