Insight Analyst – Category & Shopper FMCG

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
£32K-£38K + benefits package
Posted
06 Apr 2017
Closes
04 May 2017
Ref
TL884405
Experience Level
Analyst
Sectors
FMCG
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Insight Analyst – Category & Shopper FMCG
£32K-£38K + benefits package
Central London
TL884405

Excellent opportunity for smart, analytical thinker to make a move into this fab FMCG business which manufactures truly delicious premium food products!  Working alongside the commercial, brand marketing and innovation teams, you’ll use your skills to support category growth in the UK and European markets, delivering regular business reports using consumer panel and retail/market data and providing additional analysis for range reviews, category plans, promotional evaluations and NPD tracking.  This is a fab opportunity to join a fast-growing, entrepreneurial business where you will be closely involved in driving business growth as a key member of the team and not just one of a cast of thousands!  Strong analytical skills and the ability to deliver clear actionable insight is key.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain category data & reporting using dunnhumby, Nielsen, Aimia and IRI data as required.
  • Act as key point of contact for data agencies in the UK, France and Germany, continuously developing and improving the reporting process. 
  • Work with Sales & Marketing teams to provide regular insights on opportunities within the market 
  • Working in conjunction with Head of category & Shopper to deliver key insights and recommendations for category / range reviews and retailer corporate initiatives. 
  • Produce promotional Analysis and recommendations 
  • Setting NPD trackers, monitoring and communicating performance to relevant stakeholders 
  • Support category manager with periodic category reviews with buyer including the updating of the period reports 
  • Manage the budget tracker, raise and receipt POs for the category team 

Skills Checklist

  • Great analytical skills with a detailed knowledge of consumer panel and retail/market data.
  • Experience gained in a leading agency or client-side insight role.
  • Proven experience in interrogating brand sales/share data to generate intelligent actionable insights.
  • High level of PC literacy particularly using MS Excel and Powerpoint.
  • Passionate and determined, committed to delivering projects on-time and above expectations.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with ability to communicate effectively in a multicultural, cross functional organization.
  • Some knowledge of French desirable but not essential.

This is a business which is still relatively small but is going places fast.  The priority here is to bring your skills and flair to invocation, but there may well be opportunities as your progress to lead a team or take on a broader commercial role.

If you are up to this challenge, talk to Adam Tarsh now.  This is one of those rare opportunities to bring your skills, experience and energies to a uniquely exciting and challenging business with a name that from the get-go inspired a new way of building its category.  adam@tarshpartnership.co.uk I 020 7849 6875

The Tarsh Partnership is committed to finding the right roles for talented candidates.  We are a leading name in marketing recruitment.  We have significant experience in marketing recruitment working with brand management, marketing communications, category/customer marketing and insight & research specialists.

If you don’t feel this role is quite right for you, but think you know someone who might be suitable, do please pass this advert on.  We do offer a recommend-a-friend scheme and you could receive £200 in John Lewis vouchers should you recommended someone who is offered and accepts the role.

 

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