Lead Data Science Analyst, Forecasting

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Contact: KarMun Cheah
Email: email KarMun
Posted: about 1 year ago

Are you an analytical, strategic, and experienced Data Scientist interested in joining a forward-thinking and data-driven team to lead the Forecasting function?
We are looking for a Forecasting Lead for a well-established luxury travel retail MNC to be based in Hong Kong or Singapore.

This Data Scientist will contribute to the organization’s mission by leveraging on his/her skills as an individual contributor, coming in on a strategic level, leading vendors tasked with solving business problems related to forecasting.


  • Identifying driving factors to sales using advanced techniques such as deep learning
  • Managing external vendors and overseeing the end to end process from POC development to production
  • This Data Scientist role will design quantitative systems and forecasting models
  • Effectively communicating and interfacing between technical and business teams


  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Business Analytics or a similar field
  • Minimum 5 years of working professional experience in Forecasting or predictive modelling
  • Experience with applied time series modelling or machine learning forecasting applications
  • Proven experience and a strong understanding of:
  • Programming Language: Python
  • Statistical knowledge and Machine Learning Techniques
  • Deep learning, Machine learning, AI algorithms/models, Time Series Modelling techniques
  • Strong written, communication, and presentation skills with the ability to effectively advocate technical solutions to stakeholders across the business
  • A background in the supply chain will be advantageous

Reaching out

For a confidential discussion on this or any other opportunities available in the market please contact KarMun Cheah at karmun.cheah@next-wavepartners.com - Direct Line: +65 6692 9042

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