Data Scientist

  • Full time
  • Yeovil, Somerset
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • July 14, 2022
  • £ Competitive

Data Scientist

To deliver prescriptive analytics that adds value to the whole business. Use machine learning techniques to leverage benefit from our vast and diverse customer data within a supportive learning environment.

Key responsibilities

  • Delivering data experimentation to optimise how we target and segment consumers for targeted offers and promotions
  • Interrogate large volumes of data from a range of sources (online, customer verbatims, transactional etc) to use for modelling
  • Build predictive models to support business decision making
  • Build prescriptive tools (automated decisioning) with measurable commercial value – especially improving our marketing ROI
  • Conduct proactive research to identify new ideas and opportunities
  • Influence the business to adopt new tools and techniques
  • Continually invest time for your own professional development, ensuring you keep up to date with industry advancements
  • Contribute to the Screwfix Analytics and Insight community

Required skills

  • Excellent problem solver
  • Good understanding of key analysis/modelling techniques
  • Able to combine and manipulate large and complex data sources
  • Comfortable using programming languages such as R or Python
  • Strong communicator
  • Can summarise complex information
  • Has attention to detail and excellent numeracy skills
  • Prioritise and organise effectively
  • Work independently or within a team

Benefits

  • 28 days’ holiday, increasing with each years’ service
  • Award winning pension scheme – up to 14% Kingfisher contribution
  • 20% discount with Screwfix and B&Q
  • Discounted healthcare and life cover
  • Loyalty recognition & company share save scheme
  • Currently working flexibly from home
  • In-house training and development

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Job Overview
  • Salary
    £ Competitive
  • Job Category
    Analyst
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