Pricing Analyst (Python & R)

Job type:
on-site
Start:
ASAP
Duration:
6 months
From:
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Place:
London
Date:
05/16/2019
Country:
flag_no United Kingdom
project ID:
1771812

Project description:
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Pricing Analyst (Python & R)

Rate: £flexible

Location: Central London

Term: 6 months

Sopra Steria Recruitment are now looking for a Pricing Analyst to join a fantastic organisation in Central London for an initial 6 month contract.

Role:

We are looking for a senior pricing analyst contractor to join a growing pricing insurance team. A good candidate will be one with a considerable pricing experience within the general insurance industry, and an appetite to take part in developing new pricing capabilities.

Responsibilities:

  • Creating insightful and accurate pricing analysis and pricing recommendation using various types of data
  • Building advanced statistical models including consumer demand models to predict the customer decision process
  • Developing optimisation models to improve the business results
  • Providing analysis of models and pricing strategies to support the business decision processes
  • Presenting pricing recommendations to business users
  • Collaborating with other members of the pricing team on developing pricing methodologies

Required skills:

  • At least 3 years of experience working within a pricing team in the GI industry
  • Very good mathematical skills. At least a 2:1 degree in a mathematics related field
  • Understanding of appropriate statistical techniques to build the pricing models
  • Experience in building general linear models (GLM)
  • Experience in building pricing optimisation models
  • High proficiency in R/Python
  • High proficiency in Excel
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience with Machine Learning models - advantage

Sopra Steria Recruitment is committed to barrier-free and inclusive recruitment. We are a Disability Confident recruiter, and a RIDI 100 and Business Disability Forum partner organisation.

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