Project Owner Data Science

  • Veneficus
  • Rotterdam, Netherlands
  • Oct 31, 2017
Full time Data

Job Description

The Project Owner Data Science is the connecting link between our customer, the Veneficus team and our toolkit. In this function you translate customer expectations into structured, detailed and verifiable project plans. You also take responsibility for the progress and quality of the projects. Due to the many internal and external contact sessions, you have eyes and ears for the sales team. Both before, during and after the project.

Who are we?

Veneficus specializes in data analytics and from factual decision making . We support companies by providing well-founded, innovative and understandable insights with the help of sharp analyzes. For this we include, among other things, our developed (web) tools. Our focus is on the following sectors:

  • Retail & FMCG
  • Financial & Insurance
  • Public sector

Veneficus is young, innovative and enterprising! We think of solutions and have a fresh look at our field of expertise. Our customers love the passion we have, but especially because we actually solve their problems. We are certainly not eliminating challenges. Can not, do not exist!

Due to the rapid growth in size, quantity and complexity of projects, we are pleased to contact a hands-on, process and quality driven Project Owner.



  • Coaching and inspiring your project team
  • The creation of project teams
  • Monitoring and improving workflow


  • First contact point for customer and involvement of stakeholders
  • Responsible for project execution
  • Create and deliver added value
  • Signaling commercial opportunities and discussing with the sales team


  • Responsible for product quality
  • Drawing up the project plan
  • Monitoring and controlling the project flow



  • At least three years of experience with (Big) Data Analytics and / or Data Science
  • Minor one year experience in project management or auditing
  • Experience with stakeholder management
  • Fluent Dutch
  • Knowledge of English in word and writing

Personal characteristics

  • Driven
  • Ambitious
  • Natural leader
  • Independent


  • A Master of Econometrics, Mathematics or similar
  • Experience with programming (for example, in R or Python)

What do we offer

  • A function with impact
  • Enterprising and dynamic working environment
  • Good fixed salary depending on experience
  • Profit sharing
  • Possibility of training and training
  • Cozy and highly educated team with a lot of ambition