Data Specialist at Sleeping Giant Media, UK, £Freelance Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • UK
  • May 28, 2024
Hourly/Freelance

Contract Description

ROLE: Data Specialist
DEPARTMENT: Client Services - Data Team
DURATION: Freelance/casual/project based
PACKAGE: Pay per project

Sleeping Giant Media is a multi award winning business with clients across the UK and Europe, and we’re looking for freelance Data Specialists to help take us to the next level!

We champion diversity and flexibility, valuing each team member’s contribution to our clients’ success. If you are looking to tackle exciting challenges and grow your expertise in Data, we would love to hear from you.


Overview

We’re looking for driven, passionate, and knowledgeable individuals to develop the data offering and the team at Sleeping Giant Media, as well as work closely with key clients to deliver strategies to an exceptional standard.

We want individuals who are passionate and have an aptitude for all things Data and Tracking related. You will have experience in analytics and an extensive knowledge of measurement techniques.

About The Role

The Role:

  • Work with the team to interpret client needs and develop data strategies to meet required objectives.
  • Collect and clean data from various sources to ensure accuracy and completeness.
  • Perform exploratory data analysis to identify trends, patterns, and insights.
  • Develop and implement statistical models and algorithms.
  • Develop measurement plans and complete data audits to support the teams.
  • Implement tracking scripts through Google Tag Manager and provide guidance to developers.
  • Provide consultation and strategy on UTMs and syntax.
  • Build bespoke reports and dashboards using Google Sheets, Supermetrics, and Data Studio.
  • Running ad-hoc analysis to analyse, reconcile, and interrogate data

 

The Person:

  • Advanced experience in analytics packages and tools including, but not limited to: Google Analytics, Google Data Studio, Google Tag Manager, Excel, and Google Sheets.
  • Google Analytics certified.
  • Extensive knowledge of measurement techniques.
  • Experience with and/or passion to learn tagging techniques.
  • Understanding of digital marketing acquisition and attribution channels.
  • Excellent analytical skills with the ability to interpret data and make data-driven decisions.

     

    • Experience with Google Analytics and Marketing Platforms

  • Stay current with industry trends, tools, and techniques in data analysis and machine learning.
  • Ability to prioritise, manage your own time, and your own workload.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to work independently.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.
  • Exceptional communication skills, with a knack for explaining complex concepts clearly and effectively.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and dynamic priorities without missing a beat.
  • Excellent presentation skills.
  • A team player

 

Requirements:

  • +2 years of experience as a data analyst, scientist or similar role in a fast-paced and quantitative environment
  • Comfortable in using data tools and languages such as Tableau, Python, SAS, SQL, R
  • Strong analytical skills to interpret data and optimise campaign performance
  • Excellent analytical, organisational, project management, and time management skills.
  • High-quality written and spoken English (equivalent to standard of B grade or higher in English Language GCSE).
  • Freelance, independent contractor status with the ability to work remotely.

 

The Team:

The Client Services Team is made up of people from different walks of life, who all share the common goal of exceeding expectations for their clients. They are responsible for designing unique and highly technical strategies for their clients to achieve higher levels of engagement and ROI through search engine optimisation and paid search.

We are a dedicated bunch of people in multiple phases of growth. Some have years’ experience, some are starting out in their journey. They collaborate with the wider client team on our One Team approach, this ensures we are driving growth for all our clients; our strategy is always client first. The team all want to thrive in their environment, drive the business forward, and deliver an excellent service for their clients.

 

Together:

The company itself started in 2008, and part of that success is through our values - we all have to wear CAPES. That is, we have to be a great Communicator, Accountable, Positive, Effective, and Self-Aware. To celebrate our Giant heroes, we make sure everyone is well taken care of.

We welcome people from all walks of life, so if you’d like us to make any adjustments for you to be able to take part in our recruitment, just let us know.

 

Benefits:

  • Competitive pay per project
  • Flexible working hours
  • Opportunities for ongoing collaboration with our dynamic team
  • Exposure to a diverse range of exciting projects and industries

 

PLEASE NOTE: Our interview process will involve getting in touch with you over email - never WhatsApp. And we will never ask for any payment or payment information from you. If in doubt, just get in touch!

Required Criteria

  • +2 years of experience as a data analyst, scientist or similar role in a fast-paced and quantitative environment
  • Comfortable in using data tools and languages such as Tableau, Python, SAS, SQL, R
  • Advanced experience in analytics packages and tools including, but not limited to: Google Analytics, Google Data Studio, Google Tag Manager, Excel, and Google Sheets.
  • Google Analytics certified.
  • Strong analytical skills to interpret data and optimise campaign performance
  • Excellent analytical, organisational, project management, and time management skills.
  • High-quality written and spoken English (equivalent to standard of B grade or higher in English Language GCSE).
  • Freelance, independent contractor status with the ability to work remotely.
  • Evidenced passion for working in the digital marketing industry essential


Desired Criteria

  • Informal or formal qualifications preferred, but not necessary


Skills Needed

 

About The Company

We’re looking for driven, passionate, and knowledgeable individuals.

If you’re just starting on your journey, you need to want to learn, to put in the effort, and to recognise opportunities. If you’re already on your career path, you need to be good at what you do, and want to help others in their journeys!

But above all, you’ll need to wear CAPES - That is, you have to be a great Communicator, Accountable, Positive, Effective, and Self-Aware. This world is all about growth, and you’ll be no different.

 

Company Culture

In a nutshell, Sleeping Giant Media is a unique collective of highly skilled and dedicated people who support one another to achieve fantastic heights of both professional and personal growth. We want our people to feel valued, empowered, confident (and competent), and above all - like a Giant!

Be a part of a team that, in the words of Nikki “doesn’t have a mean person among them - and I’ve been looking”, somewhere that ̎People and Culture̎ are not just words, but a living organism, and where you’ll be lambasted if you like egg sandwiches (Just ask Ben A).

Company Benefits

Our Giants are given above and beyond what you could expect from an office job. Yes, we have the free drinks and snacks, and you’ll learn more about our office, but it’s more than that.

Performance bonuses, Paid sick days, Retirement plan and/or pension, Flexible schedule, Office perks, Employee development programs, Employee discounts, A diversity program, Remote working, Sabbatical leave, Casual dress, Free parking, Free work laptop, Open office, Competitive salary, Long service recognition, Employee Assistance Scheme, Wellbeing Scheme, Unlimited Holiday, Shopping Cashback, Office Games and Gaming, Monthly Team Lunches, Remote, Distance Working, Work With Charities, Social Opportunities, Profit Share, Employee of the Month, Hybrid Working, On the job learning, Access to Health & Wellbeing app

Salary

Not disclosed