Job description

Data Scientist / Statistical Analyst

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Analytics & Insight

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £25k - 30k per year

  • Contact:

    Sophie Page

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  • Contact phone:


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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Sophie Page

Data Scientist / Statistical Analyst
£25,000- £30,000

Forward Role are delighted to be working with a very exciting financial services business in Manchester City Centre.

The business has been set up with a very experienced and knowledgeable team, and they have exceeded all expectations and targets in the first 4 months of trading.

Due to rapid growth, the business are recruiting for a Data Scientist / Statistical Analyst to join the rapidly growing analytics team.

Essential Skills:

  • have expereince in an analytical role
  • knowledge of the credit industry is dessirable but not essential
  • have graduated from a quantitative subject - maths, physics, economics, finance etc.
  • a masters or phd is desirable 
  • have experience creating a variety of statistical models
  • advanced knowledge of regression models and forecasting 
  • have knowledge of coding - Python, R, MATLAB, SAS. SQL etc.
  • be able to talk about statistics passionately
  • be creative, innovative and a strong problem solver

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic statistician who is passionate about statistical modelling, looking to enhance their skills in a fast paced and challenging environment. You will have the opportunity to lead analytics projects, model development and progress within the business.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please get in touch with Sophie on 07824 365 143 or sophie@forwardrole.com

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