Head of Data Products and Platforms

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    West End, London

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    £95950.00 - £115000.00 per annum

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    Paul Culmer

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    about 1 month ago

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Business data, platforms, cloud platforms, Python, R, SQL,

Our client who is a leading consultancy based in London are looking for a talented data strategy professional to lead the product data strategy.

The role:

Develop a compelling vision and strategy for the business division's data and analytic products, platforms and services, underpinned by market insight and a robust commercial understanding, incuding market segmentation, channel and pricing strategy.
You will Lead the team to develop a clear, pragmatic and deliverable data product roadmap to ensure that the most critical capabilities and the products with the biggest commercial opportunities are prioritised, while existing products are optimised.
Ensure the team can successfully deliver the pipeline of products, platforms and services.

You will need to have:

First and foremost a leader who can motivate and inspire a team of highly skilled, diverse people all of whom are passionate about data.
Ability to derive and deliver a commercially viable strategy, across product, pricing, channel etc.
Strong and authentic communication, stakeholder management and collaboration with internal and external audiences.
An understanding of data analytics, data modelling/mining and some experience of how to fully utilise common data science tools such as R, Python, sparkML, Scikit-learn or Mahout
Familiarity with utilising cloud based data environments would be an advantage.
Track record of leading large-scale change and innovation via direct and matrix teams
Experience of product and innovation developments utilising data (preferably in the B2B space)
Please send me your CV to paul.culmer@xcede.co.uk