Head of Advanced Analytics

  • €100,000+ and significant package
  • Dublin, Leinster, Ireland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Paragon Executive
  • 18 Oct 18

Analytics leader needed to take ownership of a team of 6 Data Scientists within a complex global financial organisation. The focus of the team is currently around Sales & distribution – your remit will be to bring advanced analytics to the rest of the organisation e.g. HR, Manufacturing, Operations.

Stakeholder Management: ability to communicate with a large and diverse cohort of stakeholders with differing and sometimes competing needs and priorities

Problem Solver – you will take broad / vague requirements, quantify them and conceive innovative solutions using advanced Data Science techniques such as machine learning, data mining, clustering, recommenders, algorithmic optimisation

People Manager – as the inspirational leader and mentor of a team of 8 you will have responsibility for the team’s learning, development, culture and curiosity.

Data Scientist – hands on technical skills particularly around statistical packages like R or SAS, experience with Hadoop products and coding skills – ideally SQL & Python

Inspiration – flair for the clear visualisation and explanation of complex data results to non-technical stakeholders, ability to communicate the potential business impact of Data Science and create genuine excitement amongst business users.  


If you would like to learn more about this role please apply or call Laura Kennedy on 353 1 874 6770.