Head of Business Intelligence

Posted 13 days ago

  • Somers Town, Camden, Greater London, London
  • Permanent
  • 30 days Hols, shares
  • £100,000.00 to £130,000.00 / Per Annum
  • External
  • Expires In 15 days
The Company – Head of Business Intelligence – Global e-commerce Retailer
Our client is an international award-winning multifaceted e-commerce retailer and distributor. Working with some of the biggest and most recognised brands in the world it sells to millions of customers across over 150 countries via its market-leading eCommerce platform that currently supports more than ##### brands globally so is truly a business where you can make your mark in the global e-commerce marketplace.
The Job Role – Head of Business Intelligence – Global e-commerce Retailer
Being a data driven business means the business intelligence team is at the core of the business. Currently a team of 7 each who are experts in their areas with excellent problem-solving skills and continuous learning mindset. This role predominantly focuses on management, providing insights and helping in business decision making.
The Ideal Candidate – Head of Business Intelligence – Global e-commerce Retailer
You will be confident in providing input to strategic decisions based on data presented in a clear and transparent format individually and through your team. Managing complexity and demonstrating value added approach will be second nature to you.
You will have an unrivaled understand digital e-Commerce and demonstrate the following skills and attributes:
* COMMERCIAL ACUMEN: You are entrepreneurial and have a commercial mindset.
* PEOPLE MANAGEMENT: You have extensive people management experience where you have managed different sizes of teams with different backgrounds/skillsets. If you have had the opportunity to build/grow a team from scratch, that is a huge plus. You are also expected to have a good level of emotional intelligence with nurturing/mentoring mindset
* COMMUNICATION: You will need to be confident, a clear communicator & presenter, comfortable with internal & external stakeholder management & presenting solutions and insights to senior management.
* ORGANISED: You are happy working independently and willing to roll your sleeves up if needed, you can prioritize effectively across a wide set of workstreams and deliver flexibly to tight deadlines where necessary
* TECHNICAL LEADERSHIP: You are confident with using data analysis and visualisation tools, at least one programming language which allows to analyse data (i.e., R, Python, etc.) and SQL to query data from large database tables. You will need to continuously develop the technical skills of your team by offering them training, different sets of challenges and monitoring their progression
* APPLIED STATISTICS KNOWLEDGE: You have knowledge and experience with applying main statistical methods to run A/B tests, factor analysis, variance analysis, advise on sample-volumes and comfortable with inferential statistics analyses
* UNDERSTANDING OF DATA and ETL: You have a good working knowledge of the data types that are used in e-commerce environment. You will be able to cleanse the data and know how to generate value/insights from complex datasets. You also have a good understanding of how a data warehouse operates and able to set up ETL operations to keep the database updated with certain frequencies (i.e., daily, hourly, etc.)
Company Benefits – Head of Business Intelligence – Global e-commerce Retailer
* Flexible working - Home Based Occasional meetings London
* 30 days paid holiday per year (including Bank Holidays) increased with the length of service
* Company Share Option Plan
* Pension Scheme
* Corporate Gym Membership Scheme
* Discounts and many other perks