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Analytics, Data Science & Insight Jobs

From entry level to board level hires, we’re all about finding the best talent across data science, analytics and insight specialisms. With a broad network across media, retail, fintech, agency and start-up land, we love working with clients at the cutting edge of the fast-growing data market.

Latest analytics and insight jobs

Analytics Manager

Pharma - Tech

My client is one of the world’s largest Pharma giants, who is going through a global digital transformation programme.  Do you want to be part of this global pharmatech revolution?   As the Senior Manager of Analytics, you will help build on the existing analytical foundations,...

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Analytics and insight

Data Engineers, Data Analysis, UX Designer - North Carolina

Pharma, digital transformation

My client is one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world and has embarked on a global digital transformation programme, that will be far reaching and extend to all corners of this pharma giant. URGENTLY hiring for the following roles in Raleigh, North Carolina:- Senior Manager,...

Insights Directors

Branding Agency

An Associate Director and Senior Director of Insights are needed for an international branding agency.  Working with some of the largest brands in the world, you will be part of a team that believe simplicity is the way to help brands reach their true potential.   Innovative thinkers...

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Analytics and insight

Commercial Data Analyst

ecommerce brand

A Commercial Data Analyst is needed for a leading international unique ecommerce site in NYC. The role will be to support the Commercial Team by constantly analysing performance and help drive significant uplift in sales in key campaigns. Key responsibilities:- Analyse the sales process, team...

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Analytics and insight

Data Scientist, Software House, NYC

Software House

A Data Scientist with at least 2 years commercial experience is needed for a retail technology company, who is growing their presence in Manhattan. The ideal candidate will be very analytical with an understanding of engineering, have a business focus and come from the consumer sector. For this...

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Frequently asked questions

What does a head of insight do?

The head of insight oversees all market research for a business. This includes quantitative, qualitative and continuous research. Their responsibilities include managing the research budget, delivering all research projects, deriving data-led insights to the business or for clients; and managing the team.

What is the typical salary of a head of insight ?

A head of insight will earn between £60,000 to £100,000 a year depending on budget and the size of the role.

Chief insight officers can earn up to £150,000.

What does a data scientist do?

Driving advanced business decisions with large sets of data. A data scientist is the bridge between development teams and the rest of the business.

You need a mix of specialist skills for this role as well as good commercial understanding. Data science combines advanced analytics, with deep learning understanding, such as building algorithms and machine learning techniques.

How can you become a data scientist?

You will need advanced academic qualifications, such as a PhD or MSc in quantitative subjects such as computer science, physics, maths, statistics or engineering.

There is a data science course available with General Assembly and Coursera. There are also industry experts and corporates leading their own academies, such as McKinsey and the ASI Data Science Fellowship.

What are employers looking for on a data scientist's CV?

Employers will want to see strong experience of programming languages such as Python, SQL, R, Hadoop, Pig, Hive or Scala. They also will look for detailed examples of theoretical data science techniques, or an online portfolio of coding or models that you’ve created.

What is the typical salary of a data scientist?

Entry, 40k up; senior 60-80K; principal 80-100k; head of/lead – 100-150k.

What is a digital analyst?

A digital analyst is someone that looks at data to understand the performance of websites, social and digital products.

They work across different digital channels and work to define the digital strategy of a business – both in implementation and measuring performance.      

Do I need a qualification to be a digital analyst?

No, this isn’t essential - but being good with numbers is a must. It’s common for people in creative and marketing roles to become digital analysts.

Most of the training is on the job. But if you want to become an expert there are accreditations you’ll need, such as Google Analytics, Adobe Analytics and Webtrends.

What are employers looking for on a digital analyst's CV?

Employers will look to see experience of tools such as Adobe, Google Analytics and Sprinklr.

To really stand out you need to show how you’ve used them and the impact your analysis had.

What is the typical salary of a digital analyst?

Junior | £25,000 - £40,000

 Mid-level | £40,000 - £60,000

 Senior/head of | £60,000+