Senior Category Analyst

. The  Mfg. Client Delivery team works together with our Consumer Packaged Goods  clients to cultivate value-added partnership relationships.  The goal is to become the primary and leading source of business insights for Nielsen’s clients.


As a Senior 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 , performing analysis integrating a wide variety of data sources  and presenting to clients.   You  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

4+ 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 , Excel skills and the ability to leverage technology as an enabler

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

Proactively create innovative insights that challenge the status quo

Strong sales mindset with the ability to influence and build strong client relationships