Risk Analyst

  • Location:

    Brighton, East Sussex

  • Sector:

    Data Science, Insight & Analytics

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Firuz Sayyah

  • Contact email:

    firuz.sayyah@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/506960

  • Published:

    8 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-01-02

  • Startdate:

    03/12/2018 17:27:58

My client is looking for a Risk and Research Analyst to specify, lead, and deliver complex projects; from external contracts to consultants. The candidate will be meticulous with a keen eye for detail, ideally with experience in coaching capability/quality assurance to less experienced analysts. This is a awesome opportunity, based in Brighton, with a excellent remuneration and benefits package - don't miss out!

Skills and Criteria:
* Experience of Base SAS and STAT in a work environment; experience of a cross-section of other standard statistical and analytical packages, such as Matlab, EViews and Stata desirable
* Experience of developing and testing time series and forecasting models; ideally have experience of developing panel data models
* Experience in a commercial context of experimental design to target specific business objectives desirable
* Experience of best practice model validation, evaluation and performance tracking in a commercial environment
* Work experience in applying analytical rigour to develop evidence-driven insights and drive business aims
* Experience of drawing data from relational databases, and of transforming data and merging tables using SAS and/or SQL
* Experience of cleansing and reconciliation of large data sets (>105 records) using a programming language (e.g. SAS, PL/SQL, VBA)
* Experience in spreadsheet modelling in Excel or VBA

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