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Statistical Analyst

Bollington, Cheshire East, United Kingdom, Permanent

Posted: 24days ago


Adelphi Research Global

Overall description of role: Working as part of the Advanced Analytics team using a wide range of statistical techniques to analyse data and interpret results into business recommendations for clients.

Key Responsibilities

* Complete analysis as requested by research teams

* Input into project design elements for statistical analysis

* Understand how questionnaire design affects subsequent analyses

* Independently build models and associated tools for specific research tools, including design and improvement of models for branded solutions

* Plan and manage own resource levels in co-ordination with data services and research teams

* Awareness of the way analytical outputs are presented to clients and suggest improvements to aid client understanding

* Develop understanding of the data services team, the different roles and the business processes adhered to.

* Commercial awareness of the cost of analytics time, including providing information for project costing purposes

Person specification


Educated to Degree level or equivalent in relevant field (Statistics, Maths, Economics, Computer Science); Advanced degree preferred (PhD)

Advanced use of Excel and model building in Excel

Aptitude for programming languages (VBA experience a plus)

Highly numerate

Ability to work to tight client driven deadlines

Experience with multivariate statistics (regression, conjoint and discrete choice methods and segmentation)

Broad knowledge of statistical techniques

Mix of the following desired

Experience with data manipulation, weighting, sample size calculation and significance testing

Experience with hierarchical models, Bayesian approaches, and Monte Carlo methods

Exposure to machine learning methods a plus

Experimental design

Knowledge and advanced use of one of the following tools: R, Sawtooth CBC/HB, Stata, SAS, SPSS, Python


Excellent analytical skills

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Excellent organisation skills

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Bollington, Cheshire East, United Kingdom