Data scientist and modeller - KTP Associate

£30,000 - £34,000

Gateshead, Tyne and Wear - 24 months

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Job description

This is a unique opportunity to work as the KTP Associate between Northumbria University and Robertson Simpson Ltd with Method Valuation UK Ltd to develop an Automated Valuation Model (AVM) for Commercial Property, Trade Related Property and Development Properties to fulfil the current gap in the market. You will be involved in the core business development strategy of Robertson Simpson Ltd.

You will work closely with both the University academic team and Robertson Simpson Ltd with Method Valuation UK Ltd to develop novel statistical methods for automated valuation of Commercial Properties, Trade Related Properties and Development Properties.

Project description

To lead a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) between Northumbria University and Robertson Simpson Ltd with Method Valuatation UK Ltd. The project aims to develop an Automated Valuation Model (AVM) for Commercial Property, Trade Related Property and Development Properties.

Note that there is no fixed start date for the role which is expected to be summer 2021, and will be agreed with the appointed Associate, the university, and company.

About the business

Robertson Simpson Ltd is a a multi-disciplinary property consultancy offering a wide range of property services for both the commercial and residential sectors. Our team is made up of RICS Chartered Surveyors, RICS Registered Valuers, and RIBA Chartered Architects working from three locations throughout the UK. Method Valuation are property valuation specialists.

Information Systems, Commercial Property

Mathematical Modelling, Data Science

You should have an academic qualification in Statistics or Mathematics, or a subject with substantial component of data science/analytics, such as Economics, Engineering, Computer Science or Physics, ideally at postgraduate level. (Bachelors level would be considered with significant and relevant post-graduate experience.)

4 June 2021

2 July 2021

1 August 2021

EAE/20/4537


This is a unique opportunity to work as the KTP Associate between Northumbria University and Robertson Simpson Ltd with Method Valuation UK Ltd to develop an Automated Valuation Model (AVM) for Commercial Property, Trade Related Property and Development Properties to fulfil the current gap in the market. You will be involved in the core business development strategy of Robertson Simpson Ltd.

You will work closely with both the University academic team and Robertson Simpson Ltd with Method Valuation UK Ltd to develop novel statistical methods for automated valuation of Commercial Properties, Trade Related Properties and Development Properties.