Graduate Analyst (Mathematics / Statistics / Econometrics)

Recruiter
Msa Careers
Location
Dickens Heath
Salary
£22,000 per annum
Posted
10 Mar 2018
Closes
23 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is looking to recruit a high calibre analytical graduate to contribute to the on-going development of complex business systems applications to support a range of commercial activities within a fast paced datadriven business. Successful applicants will have an exceptional degree from the Mathematics, Sciences or Engineering field and demonstrate a passion for developing data/technical solutions and providing actionable analysis.

Furthermore, you will have a flair for communicating analytical findings to a wider business audience via seminars, project meetings and workshops. Above all, a pro-active 'get things done’ approach is required, positively contributing to mini BAU projects and wider business objectives.

Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the delivery of cutting edge / high stakes analysis
  • Use of analytics to drive decision making on around consumer behaviour, financial risk and pricing
  • Develop and maintain analytically driven decision making tools and documentation
  • Assist in embedding a robust and scientifically driven testing culture within the company
  • Provide analytical outputs to support business strategy (forecast, statistical analysis etc.)
  • Creation of new and optimisation of existing day-to-day commercial optimisation strategies

Key Skills:

  • Highly analytical and strong numeracy skills
  • Degree in Mathematical or Science based subject (Mathematics, Physics, and Statistical Sciences etc.) - essential
  • Proficient in Microsoft office software (including Excel & ideally VBA)
  • Database knowledge, ideally SQL
  • Exposure to BI tools (Business Objects or similar)
  • Strong ability to think logically and a track record in problem solving capability
  • Excellent time management
  • Self-Motivated with commitment and drive for results
  • Able to communicate results of analysis to stakeholders in a clear and concise way
  • Team player with ability to deliver against tough deadlines in a pressurised environment

In Return:

  • Starting salary range between £22,000-£27000 (+ package) depending on experience
  • Opportunity to join a new business unit that values data and invests heavily in analytics

Please apply with full CV and salary expectation for further job / interview details.