Director

Job Description

Job Title

Director of Analytics

Department

Analytics

Location

Gurgaon

Job Category

Analytics

Position Type

Full-Time

Company Overview:

We are looking for Director of Analytics to join and manage our growing team of data analytics experts to support and implement high-quality, data-driven decisions. across product, sales, and marketing to support and implement high-quality, data-driven decisions. This is a client-facing role and we are looking for candidates who are comfortable working independently, as a team lead and client engagement managers at the same time. They will provide thought leadership and act as a subject matter expert in the designing and recommending of appropriate analytical approaches and methodology in addressing key issues within the business. They will also support other business executives and departmental leaders in making strategic, data-driven decisions, regarding new products, additional use cases, customer segments, investments, among other subjects.

Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Serve as primary client contact on all phases of the analytic project from problem definition through presentation, appropriately managing client expectations throughout the project
  • Explore and capitalize on opportunities to cross-sell and up-sell existing clients
  • Manage multiple resources and projects concurrently to ensure successful completion of analytic projects
  • Evangelize the value of analytics services internally and directly with clients
  • Delivers executive-level business case presentations that successfully generate new business from the analysis performed
  • Lead the client engagement independently with the help of team across globe content support for new opportunities, creating toolkits, and ensuring client success
  • Provides accurate work estimates and oversees delivery against budget
  • Ensures organization design and team are in place to deliver against plans
  • Ensures strong operational processes are in place to deliver across all areas of responsibility
  • Integrates work with other teams including Operations, Account Teams, and Technology
  • Actively mentors team members focused on modeling, reporting, and campaign management based on personal experiences and skills in these areas of focus
  • Creates an environment where data and analytics professionals can develop their skills and grow their careers through taking on increased responsibility and adding value to the organization

Required Skills and qualifications:

  • Strong academic record from Tier 1 colleges (IIM- A, B, C, L or ISB) with bachelor’s in computer applications, Computer Science, Engineering, or closely related field
  • Minimum 10 years of experience in analytics delivery and management consulting working with ETL, Business Intelligence, Data Quality, Data Analytics; also, minimum 5 years’ experience working in a management or leadership capacity
  • Strong executive-level client facing skills and the ability to communicate complex analytical concepts with confidence to a non-technical executive audience
  • Experience ramping up analytics programs with new clients, including integrating with work of other teams to ensure analytics approach is aligned with account strategy and available data
  • Expertise selecting context-appropriate modeling, analysis, and reporting techniques, with hands-on skills with common marketing analytics
  • Excellent understanding of data warehouses / data-marts and dimensional data models
  • Proficient in SQL. Proficient in data analytics, reporting and integration platform like Python, Knime, Tableau
  • Ability and willingness to take a hands-on execution role where required to support client needs and team development
  • Highly organized with an ability to work under tight deadlines and shifting priorities
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with a strong business acumen
  • Willing to travel overseas for short-term or long-term projects

What we offer

  • Onsite opportunity with exciting career growth plans
  • Competitive compensation packages that reward high performance
  • Fast track career with supportive culture that facilitates 360 degrees learning
  • Collaborative team-based environment with mentorship from the Industry leaders
  • Comprehensive benefit package including Health Insurance and Term Insurance
About us

We are one of the fastest-growing Analytics firms driven by our core desire to partner with our clients success by delivering data-driven actionable insights through accelerated analytics. We are ranked among top 1000 in Inc 5000 2020 list of the fastest growing private companies in America. We are also on Philly top 100 list ranking at 25. Our diverse team of highly skilled consultants around the globe helps us execute the process of systematically analyzing data and finding patterns in a short turnaround time. We provide strategic guidance, business and technology solutions for clients wishing to solve their most complex challenges involving data analytics, cloud applications, big data, data discovery, and data protection.