Data Trainer
Full Time
Posted: 2021-05-27

This is a perfect opportunity for ambitious individuals to join a team of curious minds and supporting peers with a passion and the skills for creating value for businesses using data.


This is a new role to support Mango’s continued growth strategy in Data Science and Advanced Analytics. In 2020 Mango was acquired by Horizon Capital and now operates as part of the Ascent Software Group. Aligning Software with Data provides a powerful platform through which we engage some of the world’s leading brands in long term strategic digital transformation. 

The Data Practice is a multi-disciplinary team of data professionals working across multiple functions to provide an end-to-end data solution for our customers. The Data Science space is mature, and we have a rich heritage in the delivery of data science learning and development activities in R and Python to enterprise and mid-market customers alike. As we continue to evolve our delivery models, we now look to recruit to a dedicated Training Function, providing specialist data science training capabilities to all customers. 

As a Data Trainer, you’ll work to own, manage, develop, curate and deliver all training related activities from across the sales pipeline. This will include the delivery of technical training content in R and Python as well as the delivery of learning needs analysis and learning pathway services using our Data Science Radar software. You’ll work to build capability across our customers, with a real focus on enabling skills development to aid business operations that deliver value. 

As a part of the Data Practice, you will have the opportunity to: 

  • Work as part of a multi-skilled delivery team on client engagements 

  • Take responsibility for the design, delivery, facilitation, and curation of learning content across multiple formats and delivery platforms 

  • Be responsible for structuring training deliverables to optimise time and effort 

  • Work on large scale digital transformation projects with some of the worlds’ most recognisable brands 

  • Help our clients excel 

Required Skills 

  • Excellence in training delivery in both physical and virtual environments 

  • Experience in embedding learning goals into business operations 

  • Innovative thinker toward content design  

  • Practical application of using R or Python in a business environment 

  • Structured and well organised 

  • Excellent verbal and written communication 

  • Excellent presentation skills 


  • RStudio Certified Trainer status desirable 

  • Keep up to date with relevant technologies and current trends  

  • Willingness to travel, and work at client sites is essential 

  • Ability to fly or drive to client sites including international travel 

  • Applicants must have the right to work in EU.  


Applications are considered from candidates that have a proven track record of no less than 2 years in delivering data related training activities across enterprise and mid-market industries. This role is part of a career pathway toward a practicing data scientist in the consulting team. 

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Why join Ascent?

We’re fast becoming a leading European digital transformation business.

Joining Ascent means you’ll be involved in delivering exciting technology projects for leading global brands. You’ll be part of a growing team of super-talented people who are actively choosing to join us on our journey rather than working in big corporates.

Your voice matters at Ascent. We are always keen to hear your opinions and those ideas that come to you at 3am (some of them are definitely as good as they seemed at the time). You’ll develop your talent through our internal Academy, providing a wide range of personal development, up-skilling and cross-skilling opportunities.

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