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Data Scientist
The Co-operative Group
Manchester, UK

Job Title

Data Scientist

Job Description

The data science team has a vital role to play in driving our digital transformation. They’re combining Co-op values with sound data management principles to build trust among our users, and create a culture in which everyone takes responsibility for good data practice. As a lead data scientist you’ll work with people from all Co-op businesses to find simple solutions to complex problems. We’ll look to you to lead and develop a small team of data people, and act as an internal data consultant to help build our data capabilities from the ground up.


  • No telecommuting
  • No Agencies Please


•you have hands-on experience of analytics and/or relational database environments •you have experience of one or more data science tools and techniques •you can implement appropriate models or enterprise data features to address complex problems •you have great team-working skills, with the ability to mentor junior colleagues •you can collaborate cross-functionally and adapt your style to suit different audiences •you can influence people and persuade others to buy into your ideas

About the Company

Co-op Digital is the digital function of The Co-op Group ( The Co-op has always been a pioneering organisation – now we’re taking that spirit into digital. We’re building a team to:

create new digital products, services and platforms help our existing businesses make the most of digital pioneer new ways to co-operate online We start with user needs, we’re agile, we iterate and we’re open.

You can follow us on Twitter @CoopDigital

Contact Info

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