Analyst - Retail Services
Markham, ON

The Retail Services department works together with our many Retailer Clients to cultivate value-added partnership relationships. The goal is to become the primary and leading source of business insights for Retailers.

As an Analyst, you will add value through a strong understanding of client needs and providing them with the products, services and analytical insights that will help achieve their business goals. The successful candidate will have experience and/or knowledge in working with data and performing analysis integrating a wide variety of data sources. You will be exposed to all facets of a retailer and will work within a team environment where you will develop solid relationships with your own team and within the client organization.

The ideal candidate will have:

Post-secondary degree in Marketing/Business and/or related field

2+ years of marketing, retail or category management experience

Strong analytical skills preferably in the CPG or Retail industry

Demonstrated ability to provide insight into the data and address client business issues

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Excellent presentation skills

Strong client relationship building/management skills

Knowledge of Nielsen products and services an asset

The aptitude to look for ways to challenge the status quo

Ability to multi-task and capable of independent decision making with a bold, nimble and collaborative approach to problem solving

Technically fluid with strong data manipulation and Excel skills

Accountable, results driven and open to new ideas and ongoing learning

At Nielsen, we respect diversity and offer an inclusive work environment. As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to establishing a qualified and diverse workforce. Nielsen is committed to providing accommodations throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodation please let us know. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time