Head of Data Analytics

Company Overview

YSC Consulting is the world’s premier independent provider of leadership strategy services. Leadership strategy is the intentional design of the individual leadership styles, the team dynamics and interactions, and the workplace culture that are most likely to enable successful achievement of an organization’s desired future state. We help organizations understand if they have the leadership they need for success, and we work with them to get there.

  • YSC is an eclectic group of professionals grounded in the rigor of the behavioral sciences and practical realities of commercial and organizational demands. Our consultants help organizations connect the dots between business strategy and leadership. We create a consistent experience for individuals and organizations globally, but with careful attention to the needs of the local markets and cultures where they operate.
  • We are more than 225 employees in 20 offices across 15 countries around the world. Our consultants have varied professional backgrounds and hold advanced degrees and industry credentials in psychology, organizational behavior, management, adult learning and leadership, and related fields.

Profile Summary

We are recruiting into our Digital and Data Solutions Team with an exciting Head of Data Analytics role to be based in our London or New York offices. This is an opportunity to create great leadership within some of the most influential organisations in the world, whilst working with brilliant, compassionate, insightful and inventive colleagues.

This role will help to support YSC with its mission to utilize sophisticated analytical tools and processes to generate deep, actionable leadership insights for our clients, alongside the great work our Leadership Consultants do diving deep with our clients. We have now arrived at the next phase of our growth which will involve us integrating analytics with rapidly developing technological capabilities with the aim of driving  greater scale, precision, and pace to the insight we bring to our clients.

We are looking for someone who has a mix of data science knowledge, commerciality, and credibility with senior audiences. This is a senior role in our organization, and requires someone with the creativity to shape a compelling data strategy,  the drive and determination for change and the ability to collaborate and influence across a global business.

Desired Skills & Experience

It is likely that the successful candidate will have:

  • A finely balanced combination of analytical and people skills.
  • Advanced analytical skills, fluent with Excel, SPSS, R.
  • The ability to tell a compelling story, making the complex simple, and provide clear recommendations, backed by data.
  • Credibility with senior stakeholders in order to influence across the global business.
  • Relevant industry experience.
  • Commercial experience.
  • The ability to manage ideas from conception through to output.
  • Reflective of our entrepreneurial and flexible ways of working, we will be thoughtful of ways to flex the specifics of the role for the right candidate.

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    The YSC Team

    Our best in class consultants are highly characterful, representing a range of backgrounds in the behavioral sciences and business, coming from different markets around the world and representing a wide range of social identities.

    About Us

    YSC Consulting partners with organizations around the world to identify and develop the leadership styles, interpersonal and team dynamics, and total cultures that are most likely to enable successful, sustained delivery of commercial and organizational performance.