An exciting opportunity for a senior statistician; a position has arisen with Nielsen Data Science Department. The ideal candidate must have an extensive experience on working with statistics and data analysis who has also worked in client facing environment providing consultancy services and expertise.
WHO we are?
Nielsen is the world's largest market research company, helping the biggest names in retail and FMCG to understand their customers and enhance their brand performance.
At Nielsen, we pride ourselves on providing the clearest, most complete view of consumers and markets worldwide. Clients work with us for many reasons : to measure their market performance;
to understand consumer behaviour; to diagnose and solve marketing and sales issues; and to identify and capture growth opportunities.
Data Science (DSci) is at the heart of the business linking clients to the statistical backroom. We are responsible for ensuring the highest quality standards, communicating statistical concepts and providing relevant insight and solutions to client needs.
We are looking for someone to take on the role of DSci Client Service Executive in order to become a Statistical Partner for internal and external clients by leading on strategic and quality topics while ensuring statistical and operational requirements are met.
Location : Lisbon
The Role - what will You be doing?
Ensuring DSci services are delivered to the highest quality standards.
Driving the roll out of new or enhanced services providing an integrated statistical
Acting as a business partner to country, sub-regional and other senior stakeholders.
Collaborating with them to provide solutions to complex client issues related to statistical related methodology and execution
Providing expert technical consultation directly with both internal and external clients.
Working across multiple countries as part of a wider European MSci team with opportunities to travel
Having opportunities to identify and develop top talent and lead teams
Developing and growing professionally
What do we expect from You?
Degree level (Scientific) / Mathematics & proven experience within statistics on a similar position
Excellent knowledge of data mining
R / Python, SAS, SQL or similar skills are required
Advanced proficiency in Google Drive (Spread Sheets,?) and in Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint and Word).
Exceptional aptitude for data analysis and creative problem-solving
Experience working with clients and client services
A strong communicator who is able to explain technical issues in a non-technical way.
Strong and product management skills
An enthusiastic and flexible team player.
Broad industry knowledge and methodologies is a benefit
Stable working conditions - a contract of employment for indefinite time
Local and international projects
Career path , growth and place where You can be You and be a part of our multicultural diverse environment
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