Analyst, Market Intelligence
Maxxis Canada
Brampton, ON

As one of the world’s leading tire companies, Maxxis delivers high-quality tire products to customers in 180 countries. Founded in 1998, Maxxis Canada, one of the Maxxis’ worldwide distribution centres, has been enjoying steady growth of market shares and consequent expansion of operations. Our major clients are from the North American auto industry and tire wholesalers throughout Canada. Being proud of our products and our people, Maxxis employees are able to maintain a healthy work-life balance by operating according to T.I.R.E.S.: Teamwork, Integrity, Responsibility, Enthusiasm and Service.

Reporting to the Manager, Market Intelligence, the Analyst, Market Intelligence contributes to the corporate strategy, planning and decision making through collecting, processing and analyzing key business information by its two complimentary arms. The department focuses on projects in the areas of market research and business analysis. The market research arm focuses mainly on collecting business intelligence such as industry reports, market indices, and web scraping. The Business Analysis arm provides insights of market research and operational information including competition landscape, pricing strategy and ERP data analysis.

Responsibilities

  • Working with key stakeholders to understand their needs and business issues
  • Identifying/addressing market intelligence and business analysis requirements
  • Gathering and analyzing external and internal data , and applying advanced analytics approach

Education:

  • University degree in a related field

Required:

  • Ability to translate high level requirements into insightful documentation
  • Experience in applying analytical and statistical methodologies to real world problems
  • Proficiency in MS Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and working with large data sets
  • One to three years of experience in a business analyst or market research analyst role
  • Experience in one of the two areas below, or a combination of both:

Business Analysis (preferred)

  • Database administration experience
  • Web data scraping
  • Experience in Tableau, Python, Sage, SAP

Market Analysis

  • Proficient in market research
  • Understanding of financial analysis
  • Experience in business administration

Nice to Have:

  • Prior experience in automotive industry, OEM business or market research experience is a valuable asset
  • End-to-end business intelligence experience from research ideas to analytical insights
  • Management consulting methodologies and presentation skills

Work Environment & Physical Demands

  • Workplace is a distribution centre consisting of office and warehouse environments, with variable noise, temperature, and odor (rubber) levels
  • Required to sit for prolonged periods of time
  • This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones and photocopiers
  • Some off-hour teleconferencing; occasional travel, including overnights, weekends, within North America, and/or overseas

How to Apply

Please email cover letter and resume.

Job Type: Full-time