Head of Data Science & Analytics

London
£110000 - £120000 per annum + Benefits

Head of Data Science & Analytics
Banking
London
£110,000 - £120,000 + bonus


THE COMPANY

Harnham is working on a retained project with a bank in London who are looking to hire a Head of Data Science & Analytics to their London office.

Over the last few years, they have invested in building a centralised data and analytics capability to help support strategic decisions across the bank. This has including the use of data science and machine learning to tackle a range of problems across customer behaviour, marketing, competitor analysis, and lending.

You will join at a crucial time as the company looks to expand and deliver on its data roadmap, introducing data science and advanced techniques into daily life at the bank.

There is lots of scope to tackle a range of new and interesting problems, as well as grow the remit of the function throughout the company.


THE ROLE

In this role you will:

  • Lead a team of Data professionals (including Data Science, Data Engineering, Customer Insight, and Business Intelligence)
  • Have oversight over a centralised data and analytics function within the company, leading their transition to becoming a more data-driven business
  • Be responsible for the planning and delivery of the analytics roadmap
  • Create a culture of innovation and best-practice
  • Liaise regularly with C-Level to understand how data can improve how the company operates
  • Train and develop junior team members, as well as hire for future vacancies


YOU

  • A proven experience in leading high performing data science and analytics teams
  • Experience in delivering end to end data science solutions
  • A BSc or MSc in a STEM discipline
  • Experience in using Data Science to achieve commercial impact
  • Significant experience in delivering high-profile projects to senior stakeholders (C-level)
  • Strong communication and stakeholder management skills
  • A passion for using data and analytics to achieve strong commercial results


HOW TO APPLY?

To be considered for this leadership role please contact Nick Mandella at Harnham. For more information about similar roles please get in touch.


SALARY?

You could earn between £110,000 - £120,000 + a strong benefits package.


KEYWORDS

Python, SQL, Data Scientist, Data Science, Head of Data Science, Artificial Intelligence, AI, Machine Learning, Big Data, Statistics, Analytics, Insight, Data Engineering, Business Intelligence, Data, Financial Services, Banking.

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