Principal Analyst

Principal Analyst

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Insights & Analytics, Data Analytics

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus

  • Contact:

    Sam King

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Principal Analyst - Online Retail - £55,000 - £60,000 + bonus + benefits

Sphere are proud to be working with one of the UK's most popular online retail brands. We are looking for Principal Analyst to join the customer analytics and data science team. This part of ongoing growth and the level of responsibility will require team management of 1-2 junior members once settled in the role.

The Job

  • Hands on analysis of the customer database; data mining, data wrangling and predictive analytics (Python, R, SQL)
  • Managing / mentoring 1-2 junior analysts
  • Take the lead on specific analytical projects
  • Have ownership of long-term data science / analytics proposals and projects related to new analytics approaches and methods
  • Manage projects and ensure analytics projects are delivered to schedule
  • Create actionable insights
  • Identifying key patterns and trends in consumer data
  • Using advanced analytics techniques to predict customer behaviour and define the customer story
  • Help to scope and add valuable insight and data analytics from start to finish
  • Present back findings when needed


  • Degree in a numeric discipline; maths, stats, ops research, economics etc
  • All industries welcome - ecommerce or retail advantageous
  • Demonstrable experience SQL, ideally in a commercial setting
  • R / Python / SQL / SAS is good to have but not essential - you will need to understand concepts and analytical methodologies to a good level
  • Passionate about detail and solving problems
  • An enthusiasm for ecommerce and online retail

Apply Now

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Sam King
Executive Consultant
0203 869 2048 /

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