Head of Data

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HEAD OF DATA – LEADERSHIP – PROJECT MANAGEMENT – IMPLEMENTATION AND DEVELOPMENT – QUALITY ASSURANCE – COMMUNICATION – PERMANENT ROLE – THINK TANK – PYTHON – PANDAS – TEAM LEADER – MANAGER – WESTMINSTER

Head of Data is required to join a think tank based in Westminster, London on a permanent basis. My client is dedicated to creating a global community with the shared goal of creating pathways from poverty to prosperity and in doing so, transforming society. Creating data driven products within their centre for metrics, the new head of data will be central to their plans going forward.

As the Head of Data you will take ownership of all data related activities and analysis within the institute and will be responsible for driving their capabilities forward. You will lead a team of 5 exceptional and passionate data analysts and ensure the teams objectives across different workstreams.

Essential Experience and Knowledge

Extensive experience (5+ years) as a lead data analyst, ideally in a consultative environment
World class expertise in Python (pandas) – essential
Fluent with data, and comfortable with numerical concepts (e.g. regressions)
Experience in building data pipelines which can be used by others to process large varieties of data in a standard way
Experience in team management
Familiar with public policy, social and economic affairs

Essential Skills

Project management: Able to define, prioritise and review individual workloads to ensure that the intended work product is delivered
Team management: A capacity to motivate and inspire the team via a shared vision and the celebration of collective success
Technical architecture: Share and implement best practices across the team
Data-driven research: Problem structuring, hypotheses formulation, statistical analysis, and visualisation
Attention to detail: An exceptional awareness of the need for accuracy, quality, and process control
Communication: An ability to present problem statements, concepts, and conclusions to a variety of internal and external stakeholders through reports, presentations and other written output.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a great organisation as they continue their journey to create positive societal change.

This is an urgent requirement so if this Head of Data role is of interest, then please send an up to date copy of your CV

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HEAD OF DATA – LEADERSHIP – PROJECT MANAGEMENT – IMPLEMENTATION AND DEVELOPMENT – QUALITY ASSURANCE – COMMUNICATION – PERMANENT ROLE – THINK TANK – PYTHON – PANDAS – TEAM LEADER – MANAGER – WESTMINSTER

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