Graduate Statistical Analyst

Graduate Statistical Analyst

Haywards Heath
£24,000 - £26,000
Commercial & Marketing
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Our Commercial & Marketing team is on the hunt for a talented Graduate Statistical Analyst to join them at our office in Haywards Heath, West Sussex.
The successful candidate will provide detailed investigation and insight by producing analysis and reports that maximise the profitability of the company.
You’ll be actively involved in key projects to drive the company into the new era of data insight and communicate your results with a broad range of audiences. 
This role will offer a great opportunity to work alongside experts in the field and learn a range of statistical methods, including generalised linear modelling, machine learning and exploration into the newest cutting-edge techniques.
We offer training support in all relevant software packages, as well as study support for Actuarial exams.
Job responsibilities
  • Production of business analysis reports
  • Maintenance and writing of analysis programmes written in SAS, RADAR, and other software packages
  • Build predictive models using SAS, EMBLEM, and other software packages
Knowledge & experience
  • Strong statistical techniques
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office tools (in particular Excel)
  • Able to transfer skills and knowledge to others
Skills & behaviours
  • Excellent mathematical skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills, with the ability to adopt a logical approach to solving problems
  • Excellent data and statistical analysis skills
  • Logical thinker with solid reasoning ability
  • Commercially focused
  • Emphasis on attention to detail and accuracy
  • Quick learner
  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic
  • An organised and proactive approach
What can we do for you? 
We believe we can offer you a great working environment as we’re so passionate about our people. Here are just some of the benefits and perks that we offer…

We have employee benefit packages to suit your lifestyle, including a company pension scheme, group life assurance, enhanced maternity and paternity pay, professional subscription fees, the opportunity to buy additional holiday, health cash plan, help with travel expenses and the opportunity to take a paid day off each year to do charity work.

Employee wellbeing is high on the agenda here too. We provide a weekly free fruit delivery, discounted membership at a local health club and access to an Employee Assistance Programme, which promotes physical and emotional wellbeing at work and at home. In addition, we provide wellbeing events throughout the year to support physical and mental health.
If this role appeals to you and you have the skills and experience required, we’d love to hear from you, so please apply today!

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