Data Scientist

Recruiter
Major Players
Location
City of London, London
Salary
£24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted
10 Apr 2018
Closes
10 May 2018
Ref
106233
Contact
Kirsty Sharp
Discipline
Media
Specialism
Data & Analysis
Sector
Sport
Business Type
Agency
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

Data Scientist - London

£25,000 - £30,000 + awesome benefits

This opportunity is perfect for anyone who is new to the world of data science!

If you are a graduate or someone wanting to move into the world of data science, this is perfect for you.

As long as you have a desire/ passion for sports (football is a must), within this role you will have the chance to develop your skills and thrive in a relaxed environment.

Data Scientist - The Company

This global sports management agency is one of the UK's foremost sports companies, with a reputation for both professional brilliance and integrity. The company offers a comprehensive and exclusive management service to footballers.

Data Scientist - The Role

  • Data collection
  • Writing programmes to manipulate and blend various data sources
  • Maintaining & cleaning data-sets
  • Data analysis & metric development
  • Report writing
  • You will be given responsibility & creative freedom to produce original cutting-edge analysis & insight

Data Scientist - Technical Key Skills

  • BA/BSc with a quantitative focus, or evidence of equivalent aptitude
  • Very comfortable handling data and performing various statistical analyses
  • Strong experience in Excel and at least one programming language (R/Python/etc)
  • Ability to accurately interpret data, and concisely communicate both in writing and verbally the findings to people with varying levels of expertise
  • Understand the advantages and limitations of qualitative and quantitative methods
  • Excellent critical thinking and problem solving

Data Scientist - The perks

  • Flexible working hours
  • Working in a environment where your passionate interest in and knowledge of sports (particularly football, rugby, cricket) will allow you to thrive in a relaxed and flexible environment
  • No suits here, only smart casual

For further assurance, please review my profile on Linked In and connect with me; Search for "KIRSY SHARP". To apply for this fantastic opportunity or for further information, please contact: Kirsty Sharp| DD: 020 78 45 72 62- Kirsty.sharp@majorplayers.co.uk Please notes all applications will be made in confidence. Feel free to call me directly

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