Insight Manager - Birmingham

Birmingham, West Midlands
£35,000 - £55,000 per annum
26 Sep 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: Insight Manager
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum Plus benefits
Job Type: Full time

The company is a well respected organisation who are currently seeking to recruit an Insight Manager who will split their time between building proof of concept style models and delivering measurable change on the business. This is a unique opportunity to join a forward thinking organization who truly invests in their people and future.

Key responsibilities for this position will involve:

* Your main focus will be to use mathematical modelling to solve business problems. As through the use of data, the employer wants the business operations to be more proactive and less reactive.
* Providing comprehensive analytics and business modelling to contribute to the cost effectiveness of the business
* Identifying trends and highlighting problem areas in order to make recommendations to improve business performance
* Using advanced mathematical and analytical methods to help the business solve problems and make better decisions
* Engaging with the operational and BI teams, working collaboratively and presenting findings
* Leading a small team of Insight Analysts

Background and competencies required:

* A related degree qualification. PhD level would be advantageous
* Excellent leadership skills and the ability to manage a team
* The ability to communicate technical information to a non-technical audience
* Excellent communications skills and commercial acumen
* Experience using software such as SAS, R, Python, Matlab or similar
* An understanding of computer modelling techniques such as machine learning, statistical modelling, experiment design or optimisation
* A proactive can-do attitude with the ability to take ownership of your work
* Comfortable handling large sets of complex data and drawing out meaningful insights through R, Python and other unique tools
* Comfortable championing the work you do up to the most senior level and comfortable making your complex world sound like child's play

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