Analytics %26 Data Science Professional

BT (Dublin, Ireland) 14 days ago

Job function: Procurement and supply chain

Main location: UK %26 Ireland-Ireland-Dublin

Other Locations:

Schedule: Full-time

Working pattern: Standard

Competitive + Benefits

Closing date: Ongoing

Our mission is to break down the barriers of today to release the potential of tomorrow. Join us today and release yours.

Who we are

We’re a newly established global ProcureCo, a subsidiary of BT Group plc. We operate at arms length from the BT Group subsidiary brands, for whom we serve to drive transformational change in their third party supplier cost base. We harness the best of BT but the neutrality of operating at arms length allows us to re-invent and reposition ourselves as Procurement disruptors and trailblazers.

Please note that if successful in securing this position you would be contracted to the new ProcureCo legal entity.

About the role

This data scientist focuses on making value out of data and works on driving and delivering analytics and intelligence across procurement teams. This role will enhance the procurement department from a digital perspective, and will work closely with the analytics support to identify the areas for improvement. This role will be responsible for writing and coding individual programmes builds AI tools that can automate certain processes within the company.

You'll have the following responsibilities


  • Own the analytics and digital opportunities across procurement teams, tracking function / team / individual performance financially and commercially vs. agreed KPIs, supporting decision making with trusted analytics and intelligence
  • Drive the program development and deployment across procurement teams


  • Define and deliver system improvement strategy and activities, providing accurate information and dashboard reporting across procurement teams
  • Deliver the system enhancement and development strategy and support capability for Procurement stakeholders, to enable performance tracking and reporting. Provide recommendations for new development opportunities
  • Support data and system strategy, including cleansing requirements, system development, reporting design and delivery, access and security


  • Manage and develop the capability of direct reports

You'll have the following skills & experience

  • 5-7 years experience as a leader within the data science function, with strong leadership skills and the ability to lead, and deliver value
  • Strong experiences in data science, able to lead and develop both processes and people
  • Able to draw recommendations from value-added analytics, to enable effective decision making across procurement functions, with advanced experience in visualisation and simulation tools, scenario modelling, cost / benefit analysis
  • Ability to understand the linkage between data and the underpinning processes/information flows that move that data across the business
  • Able to understand how the system can help in achieving the over business strategy
  • Experience in working in an agile environment
  • Strong relationship management skills & ability to influence decision making with senior stakeholders within a matrixed environment
  • Ability to manage BT’s complex, strategic and commercial characteristics in line with external and internal requirements
  • Demonstrates strong continuous improvement skills
  • Track record of delivering continuous improvement that exceeds customer expectations

How to Apply

It's easy to apply online; you just need a copy of your up-to-date CV and to follow the step-by step process. Don't worry if you need to make changes - you'll have the opportunity to review and edit your work on the final page. We look forward to receiving your application!


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