Data Strategist

Avaus Marketing Innovations is the leading data and marketing technology agency across the Nordics, turning your data into business results, at speed. Having a 13 years background in data-driven marketing and sales across b2c & b2b industries, our future growth will be heavily driven by applying smart data and analytics for our clients. Currently we operate from four locations, Helsinki, Stockholm, Munich and Gdansk by 110 experts. Our vision is to become the leading actionable marketing data-asset provider in Europe by 2025. To achieve our vision we need many more talented Avausian joining our forces. 


Our key recruitment principle is to hire people based on their strengths, not lack of weaknesses.


The Data & Analytics business unit focuses on three key focus areas: 1) Advising clients in data strategy related questions 2) Building world-class actionable marketing data-assets providing competitive advantage 3) Helping clients to create insight and action in everyday business. Currently you have in Helsinki approximately a dozen colleagues across expertise in the areas of customer & online behavioral data, data engineering and data science. In Stockholm you have additionally twice as much Avausian in the Data & Analytics field to collaborate with. 


As Data Strategist in Avaus Data & Analytics unit your main responsibilities includes the following:


  • Lead data strategy assignments for our rich client base and set best practices & methodologies for data strategy competence development.

  • Translate customer business goals into well defined data requirements.

  • Advisory role on sales & marketing data-asset development understanding which data is creating value.

  • Building data governance models together with client stakeholders.

  • Designing KPI frameworks to support measuring results and guiding decision making.

  • Courage for hands-on analysis tasks besides theoretical planning to support your view points using some of the most common BI tools or scripts if you prefer.

  • You are not afraid to give your view on topics like GDPR, compliance, it-security etc. without being a top expert in those topics.


To succeed in this role we expect the following:


  • Previous experience working in similar roles between the business and data & tech either from consulting or from the client side.

  • Conceptual and technical understanding of combining data sources creating customer insight.

  • Good match with Avaus culture corner stones (

  • Can do attitude and appetite for creating commercial success for our clients.

  • Ability to earn your clients trust by showing direction and coming up with unexpected fresh ideas.

  • Suitable business or technical oriented education.

  • Location in Helsinki, Finland. As language skills either Finnish or Swedish required besides fluent English.


Apply as soon as possible since positions are filled on the go as we find well matching talent with criterias defined within this role description.


For additional questions or requests, please contact Teemu Relander - Business Lead for Data & Analytics: or +358407131618. 

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Employment type: Full time


We believe that to survive, companies will have to invest in capabilities related to intelligence & AI, customer experience orchestration and change management. We are the leading marketing- and sales transformation partner in the Nordics and our mission is to foster customer-centric organisations equipped to grow and face the future. Our offices are located in Helsinki, Stockholm, Gdansk, and Munich where we work with leading Nordic B2C and B2B companies.

Location: Merimiehenkatu 36 D
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