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Client Development and Insights Analyst at The NPD Group

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

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Location: Chicago, Illinois

Job Description:
Learn and work on meaningful initiatives with some of the best and brightest in the market research industry. The NPD Group provides the world's most successful brands with leading market research, combining consumer and retail point-of-sale data with analytic solutions to interpret today's market trends while anticipating tomorrow's. In addition, we offer a career filled with innovation and growth to the forward-thinking problem solvers who join our team.

Position Overview

You're a passionate, dynamic, and highly motivated individual who's looking for an opportunity to have an impact on some of the most well-known companies in the world. This integral member of the Checkout team will report directly to the Manager of Checkout Client Development for Foodservice. If you enjoy working with clients to influence their business solutions and shaping a growing organization, this job is for you.

The analyst within the Checkout team is primarily responsible for analyzing receipt-harvested data, and providing insights to clients. He or she will be responsible for executing both templated and ad-hoc analyses to answer clients' questions about consumer purchase behaviors and inform clients' strategic marketing decisions.

A qualified candidate will bring a genuine curiosity and eagerness to learn clients' businesses and industries. The analyst will engage in all aspects of client development, including on-boarding and nurturing client contacts at all levels, making analytical recommendations, creating and delivering insightful presentations, and driving new business. He or she will be responsible for collaborating with business development and internal practices teams to create proposals and provide recommendations on analytic approaches.

The analyst will also collaborate with internal teams to validate and assess quality of data collection and data classification operations.

This position will be based in Rosemont, IL.

Overall Responsibilities
  • Provide day-to-day servicing support across subscription clients
  • Execute analyses for clients, both internal and external, from start to finish, with support from your manager
  • Relate the learnings and insights to business opportunities
  • Achieve/exceed revenue goals for assigned accounts and assist in growing revenue for others by recognizing and exploring opportunities within your client base
  • Help shape future product development
  • Mine unstructured data sets using Tableau and other related analytic software as directed
  • Operate in a collaborative team environment providing support and cross-functional training as needed
  • Ability to take responsibility for personal development by seeking training, on-the-job experiences and input from manager

  • 3-5 years' experience in market research or equivalent
  • A passion for foodservice strongly desired
  • Demonstrate fearlessness and stability both internally and with clients in a quickly evolving environment
  • Strong analytical skills and problem-solving abilities
  • Understanding of how longitudinal data can be used to identify business-building opportunities for clients
  • Strong organizational and project management skills
  • Highly proficient in all MS Office products (advanced Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Proficient in BI tools like Tableau.
  • Experience with Alteryx a plus.
  • BA/BS or equivalent. Market research, economics, statistics or marketing background preferred
  • Travel (typically

The NPD Group, Inc. is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.