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My client is within the education industry and are a global provider of data. This crucial role has been created to work with the Chief Data Officer to lead a growing Data Science team. This is an exciting opportunity to grow an already well established brand working in a dynamic and well-funded digital education business
// Lead, manage and develop a team of 5 data scientists
// Collaborate with business stakeholders and senior leadership to support and inform strategic data related decisions.
// Responsible for the leading the scoping, development and delivery of a range of new and existing rankings through from concept to publication
// Research and development of new analyses for derivative products, additional rankings and data products.
// Speaking at events, master classes and conferences to explain and promote rankings and data products to our clients and a wider HE audience.
// Ensuring the quality, validity and applicability of data from data collection to implementation in products and publications.
// Keeping abreast of current education trends, practices, developments and regulatory changes, which may impact the way data are presented, entered or interpreted.
// 5+yrs experience working in a senior/lead data scientist role where you will have managed and mentored a team of data scientists
// Extensive knowledge of data management, data modelling and analysis in data-driven organisations across a wide range of technologies and platforms e.g. Python, R, machine learning, SQL
// Process driven with meticulous attention to detail and experience of designing and implementing best practice processes
// Ability to develop excellent working relationships and work closely with data processors from different departments with the ability to build relationships across wide range of personalities, abilities and cultures.
// Ability to communicate with institutions with credibility at all levels and comfortable with public speaking.
// Working to deadlines in a fast-moving environment.
If you have any knowledge of the Higher Education sector or directory publishing sector, educated to PhD/Msc level, then this would be beneficial.
Sounds good? Apply now to discuss the above in more detail.