Data Scientist (Financial Services)

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    BI, Data & Analytics, Data Science, Data Analysis & Insights

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  • Salary:

    Up to £60000 per annum + Bonus

  • Contact:

    Jamie Sinnott-Davies

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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Data Scientist - Financial Services - Fantastic Company Culture/Progression - up to £60,000

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Data Scientist to join a company with a fantastic culture and progression opportunities in their rapidly expanding financial services team. You'll head up a team of financial modellers and analysts, building statistical models from scratch in this brand new position. This is a role you can really shape and be a senior voice within a great company.

This new team is responsible for managing all of the current financial modelling and forecasting within the company, providing analytical support to drive profit and growth. In this role you will be expected to provide expertise in all things related to modelling including large updates to current internal models as well as examining the effect of strategy changes to the company.

The company has a laid back culture with a great office atmosphere, and offers great room for personal development from a technical and personal perspective. If you're looking to join a supportive team where you can really grow, you should apply today so you don't miss out on this wonderful opportunity.


  • Responsible for the creation, definition, shaping and ongoing maintenance of all financial models.
  • Forecasting to enhance decision making, delivering more targeted acquisition and delivering profitable growth.
  • Responsible for reviewing all the models and providing suggestions and advice to businesses based on analysis of such
  • Understand the impact of strategy changes through in depth analysis
  • Ensure collaboration across the department as well as assist wider team and colleagues where needed
  • Providing forecasts based on the specialised analysis of historical data on a variety of industry related measures.
  • Doing a risk analysis by conducting scenario analysis of various factors.


  • Numerical honours degree or equivalent qualification
  • Proven statistical modelling/forecasting/analytical experience
  • Experience completing complex data analysis and providing recommendations
  • Any experience with SPSS, SAS, or statistical package

The Company

A lot of internal development opportunities with the ability to go on training programmes to learn new skills highly beneficial to your own career development. Supportive company culture with a laid back atmosphere, opportunities to move around and a great benefits package.

Apply now!

If you're a Data Scientist looking to make their next career move into a wonderful company with a fantastic approach to work, then this is the role for you.

Interviews for this role will be held imminently. To be considered, please send your CV to me now to avoid disappointment.

Data Scientist - Financial Services - Fantastic Company Culture/Progression - up to £60,000

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