Data Scientist

Redditch, UK

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As a Data Scientist you'll be Halfords SME to design and run experiments to collect and process relevant data for training and building predictive models addressing core business challenges.

  • Implement advanced analytics solutions to support the business in understanding how customers interact with our products and delivering data-driven features
  • Automate and deploy the end-to-end analytics pipelines to deliver timely and actionable insights to stakeholders and customers
  • Effectively communicate complex analytics results to key stakeholders and ensure the work and recommendations drive the business strategy forward
  • Builds strong relationships with the wider teams and develops a strong understanding of Halfords business and the categories we sell
  • Works closely with the Customer Insight team to combine customer analytics (what customers do) with customer research (why they do it) and give a rounded view of customer behaviour and motivations
  • Automate provision of data and insights as much as possible to effectively distil insights to the business and provide self serve functionality
  • Is an expert in the Group SCV

You will:

  • Prepare written analysis and present findings to senior managers on a regular basis, making effective use of data visualisation to “tell the story”
  • Generate regular analysis/reporting to drive actionable insights to help define business objectives and support those objectives
  • Deliver an understanding of who our customers are and how they shop with us including customer journeys, purchase funnel, channel analysis and targeting effectiveness
  • Perform data mining, blending large datasets to support analysis and drive further insights
  • Identify new opportunities to improve our customer understanding and drive business benefit

Your experience

  • Excellent analytical skills – demonstrable success in delivering real-time insight that is actionable and drives revenue, churn, margin improvement
  • Strong technical skills including data extraction, data modelling, web analytics and data visualisations
  • Track record of distilling complex information into compelling visualisations and reports
  • Ability to manage multiple partners and requests, prioritise and deliver to tight deadlines

Your skills and qualifications

  • A degree or equivalent in a science or quantitative subject
  • 3 + years’ analytics experience
  • 3+ Years’ experience of modelling, data management, information systems and related software (e.g. SQL, SAS, R, Tableau, Excel/VBA, Qlik)
  • Superior written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to confidently present insight to non technical audiences
  • Good attention to detail and takes responsibility for the accuracy of their work

Your qualities

  • Passion for customer and constantly curious
  • Love of retail and digital
  • Can-do attitude and the determination to achieve results
  • Hands-on self-starter with the combination of analytic and commercial skills to work out what needs doing and then act upon it
  • Enjoys working at pace in a fast moving and constantly changing environment
  • Adept at managing multiple concurrent projects and able to prioritise workload accordingly
  • Productive team member, collaborating effectively with all teams and at all levels of the organisation
  • An evangelist for customer and our relationships with them, obsessed about delivering the right message at the right time and with the right content


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