A new Head of Department role within Imperial's Insights function, leading the Data Science arm of the Data & Analytical services Team By enabling Imperial to deliver advanced analytical techniques more consistently across geographies, this role is critical in providing the robust, scientific foundations for better decision-making Additional Information Imperial Brands is currently undergoing a strategic transformation to become a consumer-centric organisation and the new Insights function will be a crucial driving force behind this change, placing consumer preferences and demands at the centre of commercial decision making to gain competitive advantage.
Within the overall function, the Data & Analytical Services team provides services that allow actionable insight to be produced.
Its role is to:
1. Embed data science within Imperial's business processes and ability to make key decisions
2. Drive alignment via standardised consumer reporting to the business
3. Transform how we use consumer data, driving standardised best practice across the business Reporting into the Data & Analytical Services Director, this position aligns to the first of these areas.
Their role is to centralise Imperial's data science expertise delivering standardised advanced analytical products which can be utilised by markets across the business.
The Head of Data Science will set best-practice standards for how data science techniques can be used to generate insights across key business processes. Building on the pockets of expertise that currently exist, this position will ensure that the benefits of data science are available to all.
Oversee the ability in your analytics team to deliver the following:
Responsibility for prioritising requests and allocating resource to meet priority business needs