Data Scientist - Marketing Insight

Michael Page
Leuven, Flemish Brabant
vendredi 10 août 2018
Date limite
lundi 10 septembre 2018
Charles Jean
Niveau d'expérience
2 à 5 ans d'expérience
Type de contrat
Temps de travail
Temps plein
  • Consulting role as Data Scientist in the division of Marketing effectiveness & Consumer Insights
  • Project management within the consulting world dedicated to the FMCG sector

Client Details

Our client is one of the main actor active in the Consulting & Market Insight Business dedicated to the FMCG.
In order to sustain their growth and support the team - they are looking for a new Data Scientist/Senior Expert.


The successful candidate will have the following responsibilites:

  • Day-to-day project lead of low to medium projects, or parts of medium to high complex projects
  • Counseling, technical instructing and monitoring of teammembers involved in the project, ensures expectations are clearly defined and communicated
  • Project cost controlling

Research Design and Proposal Development

  • Proposal development including proposal writing (under supervision for more complex projects), prepares specs for a proposal, put together project priding and timeline, case studies, desk research, closely collaborates with colleagues from Sales team
  • Drafts a concept for study design, determines research method, determines target group, determines sampling, translates research objective into a questionnaire

Project Execution

  • Project management, manage multiole projects, closely collaborates with PM (project management) and Operation departments
  • Oversee the data collection processes, such as preparing study specifications for Operations
  • Delivers on-time and on-budget, according to quality standards
  • Coaches junior project staff
  • Handles day-to-day issues of the project
  • Responsible for project controlling of respective projects

Analysis and reporting

  • Work-out analysis and reporting scheme
  • Writing client research reports, creating impactful and insightful reports, writes headlines and executive summary (under supervision for more complex projects)
  • Directs and trains junior project staff in creating meaningful presentations
  • Presenting results to mid-level management at clients, supporting sales presentations
  • Analysis data, using a variety of tools

Client Management

  • Regular interaction with clients
  • Supports in pitches, together with colleague from Sales team


The successful candidate will have the following requierements:

    • At least a Master Degree or a PhD

    • Advanced project management skills

    • Advanced planning and organisation skills

    • Fluent in English, Good knowledge of Dutch (and preferably French)

    • Advanced in MS Office

    • Excellent analytical skills and advanced knowledge in statistics - SPSS knowledge is mandatory

    • Advanced presentation and communication skills

    • Solves problems effectively

    • Can deal with ambiguity

    • Builds productive relationships

    • Drives for results, keeps track of high quality standards

  • Works out processes to get things done

Job Offer

The successful candidate will have an attractive salary package in line with his experience.