Our teams are putting the world’s retailers online using the cloud, robotics, AI, and IoT. We provide services to partner clients globally via our innovative advanced robotics technology, known as the Ocado Smart Platform (“OSP”), this drives our highly automated, multi-million pound Customer Fulfilment Centres (CFCs). In our CFCs – together with the proprietary software applications – we operate a world-class online grocery business that automates the single pick of products, ready for your online delivery.
About the role
“We are one of the largest Analytics teams in the business, right at the forefront of driving Ocado’s growth and the evolution of its business using data. We embody the Ocado values in everything we do and, as Head of Optimisation and Analytics, I’m proud to lead our inclusive and innovative team”
Tim Coughlin, Head of Optimisation and Analytics
Driving operational decisions and influencing senior management by using state-of-the-art tools to interrogate Big Data. Getting hands-on project management exposure, with the opportunity to propose your own projects as well as getting involved with existing programs. Delivering continuous improvement of tools and algorithms, making a tangible contribution to the business. Creating excellent interpersonal relationships with our internal stakeholders, who will rely on you to provide accurate data and KPI reporting.
Previous experience in an Analyst role, particularly with Big Data experience. Exceptional quantitative & qualitative problem solving skills. Strong command of analytical SQL and/or Excel, VBA, or similar to these (e.g. Python, R or other programming experience). Excellent stakeholder management skills. Brilliant problem solving skills! We are growing rapidly so you can rest assured there will always be new challenges for you to take on. Enthusiasm for the role, and a willingness to share knowledge and best practices across the wider team
What will I get in return?
Hybrid working and flexible working patterns; Private healthcare; Car salary sacrifice and Cycle to Work schemes ; A range of amazing benefits, including Free Shares and Life Assurance; 15% off your Ocado.com shopping ; Company shop offering discounts of up to 70% on groceries from leading brands and major retailers; Exclusive travel, retail and leisure discounts nationwide ; Incredible Head Office, complete with onsite cafe and restaurant just 20 minutes by train from Kings Cross; A free shuttle bus from and to Hatfield Station ; 22 weeks paid maternity leave and 6 weeks paid paternity leave (once relevant service requirements complete) ; Enhanced Pension scheme, matching employee contributions up to 7% of salary; Employee Assistance Programme
We’re in it together, we are proud of what we do, we can be even better
We welcome applicants from across the world. If your employment is subject to sponsorship under the UK points-based immigration system, Ocado Group will only pay for the cost of a Certificate of Sponsorship for you, including the Immigration Skills Charge (ISC) if applicable. You will be responsible for the cost of your own visa application and the Immigration Healthcare Surcharge (IHS)