Head of Analytics

Sydney CBD
08 Apr 2019

As the Head of Analytics you will report to the CEO and be strategically involved in building the Data Analytics capability..

About the Client:

My client, a world leading media organisation are looking for a Head of Analytics based here in Sydney; this role is key to the development of advanced analytics and innovative product development within the businesses core brands.

It is imperative that you are not only an advocate for advanced analytics but are also passionate about the effects it can have on driving business strategy. You will be able to mould and shape the Analytics practice in Sydney, relying on a strong team of analytical professionals.


  • Guide and lead the data science team's analytical agenda
  • Work with businesses in the Sydney area across; product, Customer, Digital and Technology
  • Expand usage of Data Science tools broadly with staff, internal and external clients
  • Identify and analyse opportunities, risks, and trends in clients.
  • Be a major contributor to the thought leadership interactions with business units and clients as it relates to client & market analytics


  • Masters or PhD in Machine Learning, Statistics, Computer Science, Maths, Economics
  • Expert coding ability in a statistical programming language R, Python.
  • Experience Consultancy company highly beneficial.
  • Strong working knowledge of Market Mix Modelling and optimisation techniques.
  • Must of have led an analytics practice before, ideally within a media organisation.

If you are interested in finding out more about this opportunity, please apply immediately with an up to date CV. Alternatively to hear more please get in touch with me; Ripesh on (02) 8986 3105 or rdamania@morganmckinley.com.au

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Please note that any references to salary or pay rates in this advertisement and in the salary refinement section are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.

Ripesh Damania's picture
Director | Technology & Analytics
Sydney +61 (0)2 8986 3105 | rdamania@morganmckinley.com.au