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Head of Decision Analytics

  • Data Analytics
  • Edinburgh
  • Permanent
  • £125,000
  • #45057
  • About the role


    Head of Decision Analytics – Edinburgh (Fully Remote Working)

    Six Figure Salary with Comprehensive Benefits


    MBN are partnering exclusively with a Digital Bank in Edinburgh to help them appoint a Head of Decision Analytics. You will become a key member of the data & analytics leadership team helping shape analytical solutions that meet the needs of the customers across lending, customer insight, product strategy and pricing.


    The key aspect of the role is to help the business improve their adoption of analytical solutions that influence decision making. Youll play a pivotal role in creating and implementing an analytical strategy which is completely customer focused.


    Key Responsibilities:


    • Lead the implementation of data and analytics strategy by developing a data insights integration approach and process aligned to key business processes and decisions.
    • Create well-defined road maps that align predictive analytics projects with business needs, leading cross-functional teams in the implementation and ongoing use of advanced and predictive analytics' software tools and functionalities.
    • Provide thought leadership on analytics across the bank. Proactively identify new use cases for analytics and work through pre-discovery to shape them into well-defined analytics projects. Work closely with stakeholders to always deliver on existing analytics solutions and ultimately right usage of these solutions.
    • Influence and educate key stakeholders (especially decision makers) to become more data driven and machine learning driven. Tackle any resistance by working closely with stakeholders to unlock real value to the business using data and analytics
    • Work closely with decision makers across value streams to improve the adoption of analytics in business operations. Define the road map for model implementation, model monitoring and model refresh.
    • Set and lead execution of the data and analytics reporting plan, creating strategies and templates to report data in a meaningful way with compelling storytelling narrative. Create, present, and communicate high-impact data and analytics insights and recommendations to critical internal and external stakeholders.

    Skills & Experience:

    • Highly established leader with a track record of managing mid to large analytics & insight functions.
    • Strong analytical understanding with good technical knowledge and able to communicate complex information into more customer focused business insight.
    • Strategic, big picture thinker who is able to implement major initiatives.
    • High level influencer who is able to capture the imagination of stakeholders through their storytelling capabilities.
    • Passionate visionary who will motivate their business function to drive value through the use of insight and analytics.


    For more information or to apply, please send your updated CV to




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