Data Science Manager

Oct 14, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Title: Data Science Manager
Location: USA
Job Number:

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Accenture Analytics

Accenture Analytics delivers insight
driven outcomes at scale to help organizations improve performance. Our
extensive capabilities range from accessing and reporting on data to advanced
mathematical modeling, forecasting and sophisticated statistical analysis.
Specifically we...

Help companies better understand consumers and how to
connect with them across markets and channels, using data and analytics Optimize marketing processes and integrate across the
enterprise in order to maximize the opportunities of data, analytics and
marketing outcomes. We build, deploy, maintain and scale marketing
solutions that reduce complexity and cost Partner and team with technology solution providers and
marketing agencies to deliver the best solution meeting the needs of our
clients Offer our clients end to end solutions and services

Job Description:

The Manager is responsible for delivery
marketing analytics projects. This process requires the use of advanced statistical
analysis in a marketing, customer and operations analytics context.

The key responsibilities include:

Client-facing interaction
including providing analyses, recommendations, presentations and advice to
clients. Adapts existing methods and
procedures to create possible alternative solutions to moderately complex
problems. Understands the strategic
direction set by senior management as it relates to team goals. Uses considerable judgment to
determine solution and seeks guidance on complex problems. Primary upward interaction is
with direct supervisor. May interact with peers and/or management levels at a
client and/or within Accenture. Determines methods and procedures on new
assignments with guidance. Decisions often impact the team in which they
reside. Project-based analytics including but not
limited to Marketing Mix Modeling, Multi-Channel Attribution, Digital
Analytics, Big Data Analytics, Pricing and Promotion, Demand Forecasting,
Customer Segmentation, Customer Analytic Record, Next Best Action.

Professional Requirement :

Travel as required: up to 80%
Qualifications: Minimum of Bachelor's Degree required in related field;
strong preference for fields of study in the data science, economics,
statistics, and social sciences.
Minimum of 5 years of increasing experience in
management consulting or industry
Minimum of 5 years delivery experience in advanced
modeling environment: strong understanding of statistical concepts and
predictive modeling. (e.g., AI neural networks, multi-scalar dimensional
models, logistic regression techniques, machine-based learning, etc.) Minimum of 5 years expertise with the Microsoft suite
(including advanced Excel skills with embedded Pivot Tables & Macros;
advanced PowerPoint usage) At least 4 years experience with predictive analytics tools
which may include at least two applications from R, SAS, SPSS, MATLAB,
MicroStrategy, and Tableau

Professional Skills:

Possess a blend of marketing acumen, consulting
expertise, and analytical capabilities that can will create value and
insights for our clients. Experience in the analysis of marketing databases using
SAS or other statistical modeling tools. Experience with analytic projects in the following
areas: Applied Statistics/Econometrics, Statistical Programming, Database
Marketing Management & Operations, Digital, Marketing Intelligence
& Competitive Analysis Experience in professional services negotiations,
deal shaping, and pricing Enthusiasm in executing the end-to-end
sales cycle while performing work within an account Enthusiasm in supporting peers in designing
and authoring proposals and RFPs Has project management, time management and communication
skills necessary to execute the responsibilities and deliver against
client expectations Demonstrated teamwork and collaboration in a
professional setting; either military or civilian Plan and manage own work in collaboration with the team
to meet assigned deliverables in a timely manner. Excellent written and oral communication skills with
ability to clearly communicate ideas and results to non-technical business

All of our consulting professionals
receive comprehensive training covering business acumen, technical and
professional skills development. You'll also have opportunities to hone your
functional skills and expertise in an area of specialization. We offer a
variety of formal and informal training programs at every level to help you
acquire and build specialized skills faster. Learning takes place both on the
job and through formal training conducted online, in the classroom, or in
collaboration with teammates. The sheer variety of work we do, and the
experience it offers, provide an unbeatable platform from which to build a

Candidates who are currently
employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may
not be eligible for consideration.

Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which
does not require now or in the future sponsorship by the employer for a

Accenture is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Accenture
is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men
and women.
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