Director of Data Science and Forecasting
Des Plaines, IL 60018
Our client, a leading foodservice distributor, is looking to add a Director of Data Science and Forecasting to their growing team in Chicago. This Director will work across the organization providing analytic solutions to internal stakeholders which include departments in forecasting, profit modeling, operations along with e-commerce and marketing /sales. Successful candidates will have strong communication skills along with a comfort level for executive level presentations. In addition, strong leadership along with the ability to jump in to the data and provide guidance to advanced analytics methodologies. This role has a comprehensive compensation and benefit package.
• Leadership experience in directing the work of others and team collaboration with internal stakeholders
• Experience utilizing advanced analytics to increase ROI
• Extensive Experience with statistical and programming languages such as R, Python, SQL
• Solid background in forecasting , sales and profits
Keywords: Python, SQL, R, predictive analytics, statistical modeling, machine learning, forecasting, time-series analysis, data science