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Leading Retailer - Senior Category Analyst

Job description

This specialist consumer and shopper insights agency allows their clients to know their customers like never before! 
Unmatched in the use of big data technology, their unique ability to combine clients’ internal data with market POS, loyalty data and shopper insights gives them an unrivalled position. These data streams are supplemented by a deep understanding of the key trends impacting brands and consumers. So, whether drilling deep into shopper-specific behaviours or evaluating broadly across markets, their clients can keep their fingers on the pulse.
Add to this their reputation for hiring the best people, with the smartest minds and you have a winning formula!
As a Senior Category Analyst within their specialist retail division, you will join a team focused on transforming how one of Australia’s largest retailers uses data and insights to drive decisions. Offering programs of research unmatched in scope or scale, you will help this Aussie shoppers favourite put the customer at the heart of everything they do. You will help them lift shopper engagement and loyalty across categories and stores, whilst optimising brand, range, price, and promotional strategy.
So, who are you?
  • You are a numbers nut who loves getting lost in the data! With a high level of numerical literacy, you will be able to distil data into actionable insights.
  • You can see the commercial and bigger picture and can move from the “what” to the “so what” for your clients.
  • You are a master relationship builder able to quickly build rapport and step into a trusted advisor role with stakeholders 
  • You are a true team player, and you’ll enjoy contributing to this fun and aspirational
And what will you need?
  • 2+ years of quantitative market research, consumer insights or shopper/category analytics experience
  • A proven track record of working closely with FMCG, Retail or Grocery clients
  • Prior experience in using SCAN/POS data
  • Confident and engaging communication skills 
  • Brilliant problem-solving skills and an eye for detail
In return, you will be rewarded with generous leave allowances (25+ days), best-in-market training and professional development and an employer that is fully invested in supporting the health and wellbeing of its workforce.  
To apply please send your CV to Rowan Haylett on or call me on 0449880582 to discuss further.
About Resources Group
We are the Leading Global Talent Agency for Insights, Analytics & Data Strategy. Our consultants take the time to truly understand your career aims and are dedicated to providing tailored, impartial advice to find you the very best career move. We have access to an unrivalled and exclusive range of job opportunities with trailblazing agencies and blue-chips across Australia, NZ and APAC.
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