Head Of Insight And Analytics

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Head of Insights and Analytics

Head of Insight and Analytics Role Overview/Purpose:
Working for a leading online gambling and gaming business in West London. This role involves leading a team of analysts to provide usable insights and analytics to drive decision making across all areas of Retail including Commercial, Marketing, Product Development, Operations and Finance. As the Head of Insights and Analytics will play a key role in profitability analysis, betting pattern analytics, offer & pricing optimization and in the communication of insights in these areas to senior management.

As the Head of Insights and Analytics you will have the opportunity to apply your commercial acumen and data analytics skills to solve a wide spectrum of short-term and long-term strategic challenges which make a real difference to the successful operation of the retail business model.

What you'll be doing:
* Provide supervisory, analytical and technical guidance for a team of 4 people who are tasked with conducting data-driven research and analysis into financial performance, promotions, marketing campaigns, product innovation, content optimisation and customer life-cycle management
* Translate the insights to recommendations and actions and effectively communicate these across the business
* Initiate new strategic projects including defining the hypotheses, scope out the project timeline and analysis plan, and communicate and drive buy-in amongst senior management
* Create and manage an effective and transparent workflow process
* Work on multiple concurrent projects focussing on strategic questions and investment decisions from stakeholders within the Retail business
* Drive the strategic agenda of the Retail group, using analytical thinking and skills to drive material changes, including profitability uplift and internal processes improvement
* Manage the relationship with the Retail data team to drive progress and development of the retail data infrastructure and capabilities
* Responsible for performance reporting and automation of key business performance indicators
* Own data visualisation and business intelligence processes for the Retail group
* Educate and inspire colleagues in the team with an innovative approach to problem solving and keen technical and data-handling skills

Head of Insights and Analytics Technical Competencies:
* Successful track record in a high volume, data-rich, complex online and/or retail business, including excellent understanding of data and analytical technical infrastructure
* Strong communication and stakeholder management skills and a proven track record of driving actions based on data driven analysis
* Passion for the industry and an in depth understanding of how different levers including marketing, proposition, pricing etc. impact business growth at a macro level
* Numerically minded and capable of problem solving, interpreting and communicating potentially complex analysis in a concise way
* Proficient in Excel, Excel VBA, PowerPoint, SQL, Tableau, Qlik and manipulation of large datasets a distinct advantage
* Exposure to Redshift, statistical programs & data visualisation tools is desirable

Behavioural Competencies:
* Strategic Mindset: takes a long-term view and anticipates future trends and implications
* Commercial Insights: uses insights to impact commercial drivers
* Drives Results: gets stuck in and achieves results that impact the bottom line with high levels of energy and enthusiasm
* Collaborates: is a team player - seeks out and build relationships across the organisation to get things done
* Customer focus: thinks about customers 24/7, and puts them at the heart of everything

Education, Qualifications & Experience:
* Experience in a management role, where analytical skills were applied in a high-pressure, high-impact, complex & data-rich environment
* Experience in management consultancy or similar would be beneficial but not essential
* Numeric/analytical degree or equivalent
* Extensive commercial experience in a customer-focused analytical, statistical or quantitative role

If you have the desired skills and experience and would be interested in finding out more, please respond to this advert by following the link below and attaching a copy of your most recent CV. If successful we will be in touch to discuss this in more detail
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  • CV-602647
  • Permanent
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