Data Scientist

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Hours per week
Dates that interviews will take place
W/C 22nd April 2024
£57,000 package
Summary of vacancy

Are you a data specialist and looking for your next challenge?

You can help protect the environment and create a greener UK

The increasing scarcity of natural resources is a challenge.  At SUEZ this motivates us to develop and deliver safe, innovative and sustainable services and solutions to protect the environment, conserve natural resources and provide a better future for the next generation.

About the Role

  • £57,000 as a package ( or a company car is offered) + Benefits
  • Can be based anywhere in the UK
About the role

What will I be doing as a Routing, Data and Optimisation Specialist?

  • Be responsible for interpreting and manipulating data to produce detailed round and beat routes by utilising Route Optimisation software for Collections and Street Cleansing on Municipal Contracts using a combined knowledge of modelling, statistics, analytics and maths to solve problems on data queries.
  • Play a fundamental role in providing Regional / Contract Managers with high level options appraisals and providing advice and guidance on service parameters and the refinement of rounds and beats to ensure smooth implementation following contract award and optimisation throughout the life of the contract.
  • To mine, merge and analyse large amounts of data from client and contract datasets to drive optimisation and improvement of services, offers and Municipal business strategies.
  • To promote, create, document and enhance best practice and a continuous improvement culture of route optimisation across all municipal collection services, street cleansing services.
  • Ability to lead the assembly and interpretation of both internal and external performance parameters.
  • To work with stakeholders across the business to ensure that improvement initiatives support the municipal development strategy.

What are the requirements? (Experience and qualifications)

  • Commercially aware, numerate and IT focused
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience of dealing with multiple stakeholders while managing expectations and communicating in a suitable manner
  • Able to assemble and interpret data from contracts, regional statistics, national trends, open data sources
  • Advanced knowledge and experience of building and analysing large data sets through multiple systems and complex databases
  • Be used to working collaboratively in a capacity of adding value to the decision-making process
  • Being able to re-evaluate priorities, respond quickly and positively to change is imperative
  • Be an effective contributor to the strategic direction of the Municipal Division
  • Significant data and business analysis skills (minimum 5 year experience)
  • Data / Business Analysis qualification
  • Project management qualification

Internal Title - Routing, Data and Optimisation Specialist

Who we are

At SUEZ the efficient and sustainable management of resources around the globe is at the heart of everything we do. Respect – acting ethically and with integrity – is one of our core values. We’re passionate about the environment and believe in protecting our world. With true team spirit, we can give our customers a standard of service that goes above and beyond and ensure that our local communities have access to essential water and waste services.

We thank our people for all they do with development opportunities, wide-ranging benefits and rewards that reflect their hard work. In a friendly, supportive environment, you’ll be inspired to grow and play your part in creating a better future for all.   

*No agencies please*

Closing Date
Once we have sufficient applicants we withhold the right to close job vacancies early.