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Marketing Data Scientist

Job id:  14248
Job location: 

London, UKM, GB, EC2A 3EH

Colt provides network, voice and data centre services to thousands of businesses around the world, allowing them to focus on delivering their business goals instead of the underlying infrastructure.



Job Title :  Marketing Data Scientist

Location: Colt House, London


The Role and Accountabilities

  • Reporting to the Senior Manager Marketing Ops & Global Lead Generation, this role will hold strategic responsibility for creating, streamlining and maintaining Marketing BI platform as well as leading the proper maintenance of the market segmentation data.
  • Using your marketing business and analytics acumen, strategic thinking, and data management expertise, you will work with a team composed of Data Analysts, Sales, Marketing, IT and Finance stakeholders to ensure proper usage and maintenance of our market segmentation data. 
  • As Data Scientist, you will have overall responsibility for managing the Marketing Data Management Programme and deliver valuable support to Colt Business by leveraging Colt’s internal data bases, Customers/Prospects insights, while implementing a world class B2B campaign machine utilizing lead generation & nurturing, digital marketing approaches linked to field marketing.
  • Driving effective Data Analytics Platform and Business orientation will be in your DNA and you will lead by example. 
  • Leading Market Segmentation Data maintenance activity relying on internal and external sources
  • Ensuring proper execution of data strategy. Conducting the Marketing Business Intelligence end-to-end implementation
  • Supporting business decisions with ad hoc analysis as needed
  • Building dashboard and scorecards leveraging visualization tools such as Qlik Sense & Business Object. Monitoring KPIs and Data quality
  • Helping to expand Colt current analytic capabilities and architect new strategies and applications within a dynamic innovative organization
  • Shaping the future of what a data-driven organization should look like, driving processes for extracting and using that data in creative ways, and creating new lines of thinking within an infinite number of situations, with an eye on optimizing every aspect of Colt marketing practices
  • Creating valuable, transformative business strategies through the measurement, manipulation, reporting and dissemination of broad sets of data 
  • Applying and advising teams on the state-of-the-art advanced analytic and quantitative tools and modelling techniques in order to derive business insights, solve complex business problems and improve decisions
  • Leading and supporting the development of knowledge for our Marketing Data Analytics team by creating a roadmap for a greater understanding of analytics and its impact in the Marketing team or by partnering with BI stakeholders internally or externally to ensure timely and effective methods of the extraction, assembly and transfer of broad, complex sets of data
  • Able to communicate & present technical/marketing content in an easy to understand way 



  • What you need to succeed.
  • Proven years of hands-on experience developing and applying predictive models and other advanced statistical approaches in a corporate or consulting setting, in a marketing and sales context
  • Ability to read data model created in Enterprise Architecture (EA) and have a deep understanding of key IT/Telco B-to-B data sets i.e. bookings, orders, invoices, product catalogue, customers, buildings, network inventory, telephony inventory, 3rd Party OLO and Co-location charges
  • Proficiency in statistical data analysis and data mining packages 
  • Advanced knowledge of data management tools including SQL/RDBMS, NoSQL (e.g. MongoDB), Hadoop and/or other big data technologies. Eager to develop and implement SQL Script
  • Gather and process raw data at scale (including writing scripts, calling APIs, write SQL queries). Ability to use WINSQL 
  • Ability to embed SQL commands into Excel analytics models for prototyping new ideas 
  • Advanced programming skills in at least one of Java, Python, R, C++, C#, etc.
  • Experience linking multiple data platforms (social media, open, etc.) and with data visualization tools (e.g., QlikSense) to build dashboards
  • Experience with digital analytics (Next Product to buy, cross channel attribution modelling, digital analytic tools, etc.)
  • Understand how data flows within various systems to ensure data is organized properly for reporting and analytics
  • Familiarity with data mining and predictive analytics
  • Expertise using CRM like SAP C4C and marketing automation tool such as Hubspot
  • Action orientated individual, entrepreneurial, flexible and innovative in approaching the Business and Marketing operational management
  • Ability to think strategically with an understanding of the operations of business with a large span of control
  • Excellent leadership skills & ability to work in a highly ambiguous, agile environment
  • Intellectual curiosity, along with excellent problem-solving and quantitative skills, including the ability to disaggregate issues, identify root causes and recommend solutions
  • Ability to independently own database development and decisions, balancing demands and deadlines
  • Distinctive communications skills and ability to communicate technical & marketing content in an easy to understand way
  • Strong problem solving skills, team-orientation, and a professional positive and proactive attitude 



What we offer:

Colt is a growing business that is investing in its people. We offer skill development, learning pathways and accreditation to help our people perform at their best, regardless of role and location. The company supports diversity and inclusion in the workplace and has signed Diversity Charter.

In addition to offering competitive salaries and incentive plans, a range of benefits and local rewards packages are offered to staff. Colt recognises the importance of a work life balance.



Some benefit examples are:

  • Relaxed dress code
  • Two days annually to spend on volunteering opportunities
  • 39 hours working week and additional days off as per Colt own collective bargaining agreement
  • Benefit package that includes life insurance, private health insurance and pension plan.
  • cess to a virtual business school for on-going learning
  • Business mentoring
  • International environment with employees from more than 35 different nationalities

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