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Data Analytics Manager

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Recruiter
Progressive Recruitment
Posted
31 July 2014
Closes
28 August 2014
Ref
PR-12477059
Contact
Jatinder Sangha
Location
Function
Contract Type
Hours
Salary
competitive

Further information


My client who are a leading organisation in the travel industry are currently looking to hire a Analytics Manager and Forecast Science Manager due to growth within their organisation.


ANALYTICS MANAGER

Responsibilities

To keep abreast of new technological advances (including analysis tools, techniques etc.) which may affect the efficiency and effectiveness of the department and to propose cost effective changes to working practice where this would be advantageous to the business
 Be an expert in analytical tools that can reduce the time taken to gain information from data.

 To be highly skilled in Excel and database tools to enable good commercial decisions to be made based on solid analysis and good manipulation of the data to provide insight and intelligence

 Be skilled in SQL, VBA, and other analytical tools/software e.g. SAS/SPSS.

 Have a sound understanding of POLAR, POLARIS and other data feeds


Develop strong relationships with peers

 Actively seek ways to improve individual and team performance based on customer feedback.

 To identify, arrange and attend appropriate number of meetings with key departments/customers to deliver the requirements of the role.



Essential:

 Rounded professional and sound commercial background of evaluating data.

 Strong practical experience of delivering business change through analytics.

 Management and/or mentoring data analysts, with a key focus on developing analytical and insight techniques.

 Ability to manage multiple often complex projects to tight deadlines.

Desirable:

 Two years experience working in a trading analytics environment.

 Exposure and understanding of travel industry revenue management systems.

 Experienced commercial professional with exposure to the UK travel market, and pricing structures in particular.

 Proven experience of working with databases, VBA, SQL and data analysis

 Use of advanced statistical analysis software e.g. SAS/SPSS



FORECAST SCIENCE MANAGER

Experience

Rounded professional and sound commercial background of evaluating and presenting data analysis.
 Strong practical experience of producing time series forecasts using formal statistical techniques and software.
 Proven experience of using SAS or SPSS.
 Management and/or mentoring data analysts, with a key focus on developing analytical and insight techniques.



Location: Southampton

Salary: £45k approx


If you would like to be considered for either vacancy forward me your up to date CV and I can get back to you with full details about the positions.


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