Junior Data Scientist (Ref: AEJDS)

Position in the Marketing Research and Consumer Insights sector in Fourways, Gauteng - Gauteng
Posted On Monday 4 April 2022
Job Description:

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Main job function

Design a sample representative of the category/ies within the specific country

Ensure that Net sample compliance is maintained at 95% or higher.

Work closely with field team/project manager to ensure critical cells are filled and any a-typical or lost store are replaced asap.

Ensure elapsed days are kept within Company’s standards.  If any days fall outside of acceptable parameters, ensure corrective measures are put in place and tracked until situation is improved.

Data trends needs to be reviewed for all countries and categories. 

Final sign off needs to be provided by Data Science before any data can be delivered to Client Service for review and analysis.

Use the census information to estimate the universe.

Update business/client of any new emerging channels.

Document process followed for specific country.

Sample compliance, standard error and coverage levels and trends needs to be checked and monitored on a regular basis.



Degree in Statistics or Mathematics



Great attention to detail

Good interpersonal skills

Good time management skills

Ability to learn other software packages

Excellent Excel skills and expert in pivot tables

Excellent programming skills, specifically in SQL or SAS




A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.



Please contact Ada Evans