Forecaster

Location
Kent, Maidstone
Salary
Good + Bens
Posted
07 Mar 2018
Closes
04 Apr 2018
Ref
HM/FO
Contact
Hanna Muzieni
Job Level
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Forecaster - Permanent - Maidstone

We are looking for a Skilled Forecaster or a Senior Data Analyst to help our client on their journey of improving our medium and long term forecasting efforts.

The successful candidate needs to be positive, outgoing, with a friendly personality and will bring new skills and help move research projects into actionable processes.

If you consider yourself to be an excellent communicator, autodidactic, with a good track record in overcoming intellectual challenges then this could be the role for you.

Core Skills:
Creative thinker
Strong problem solving skills
Logical, numerical & systematic with strong mathematics background (statistics related)
Familiar with databases and data manipulation (SQL Server ideally) advanced Excel (Power Pivot, Power Query etc.), bonus skills: Jupyter, NumPy, Pandas, Seaborn,bonus: R ecosystem
You will also have the ability to interact with any level of staff with confidence & clarity.

Main Job Functions and Responsibilities:

Day-to-day administration of key forecasting projects
Reporting outcomes of projects to business
Utilising data analytics skills to improve the forecasting abilities
Help introduce new techniques into the company for forecasting insights
Management of Data Analyst role.
Liaising with stakeholders in forecasting projects
Designing and carrying out trials to test efficacy of forecasting models
Data gathering and validation
Interfacing with external developers
Identifying and closing gaps in data sets
Developing databases and reports as needed
Report development
Identifying and introduction of key metrics and measures

Within this role you will be reporting to the IT Manager and the Data Analyst will be reporting directly to you.

Due to the role responsibilities and location a full, clean driving licence and own vehicle required!

At KHR we take care to ensure that you are represented as well as possible so it is worth checking your CV for layout, spelling and grammar as well as making sure it is up to date before you submit. If you feel you need to highlight particular qualifications, skills or relevant experience with regards to a specific role then please add a cover letter or a preface page. This does not need to be formatted in the same manner. In addition, if your CV is heavy with graphics etc, please could you also submit a "clean" copy in Word. Thank you.

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