Kantar - Amsterdam NH

Do you like to make complicated simple? Are you able to translate complex models into business insights that drive growth? We are currently searching for a commercially minded analytics consultant to join our Kantar team in Amsterdam.
Analytics is a key growth area for Kantar, and a critical backbone for many of our solutions of the future. Kantar’s value to clients lies increasingly in the connections we can make between different data-sets that results in richer and deeper insights and allows us to offer more customized, more interesting and ultimately, more effective solutions and services to our clients. You’ll be working close together with the marketeers and market data analysts of our clients. Our clients are Fortune 500 companies in the tech, FCMG, banking, service industry and more.

Kantar’s Analytic Practice is the key enabler for surfacing connected data intelligence, working across a wide variety of statistical techniques such as driver analyses, segmentation, marketing mix modelling, and discrete choice modelling, as well as newer state of the art techniques with multi-touch attribution modelling, social media modelling and artificial intelligence/machine learning.
The role will be part of a growing Analytics Practice. Locally you will work alongside the data consultants, the brand and media domain teams and the commercial business development team.  You will also be part of a much larger global analytics team, utilizing the global centers of excellence (GCOE’s) and bringing these capabilities to our clients in the Netherlands.  This role will report into the Head of Analytics in the Kantar Insights Division in The Netherlands.
In this role you will:

  • Be responsible for the sales and execution of our analytic solutions to address client issues related to the return on total marketing investment, media effectiveness and brand equity growth.
  • Work with our client service and practice area teams to develop and cultivate long-lasting client relationships.
  • Take our client-first approach to diagnose your clients’ analytic needs.
  • Translate data into insights in a way that enables our clients to answer their business issues.
  • Present findings and sell solutions to your clients in a way that addresses not only the interpretation of the statistical results, but the business implications of the contributing analysis
  • Advise clients on Predictive modelling, Time series forecasting, Marketing Mix Modelling, Segmentation and Path modelling.

If you are tech savvy, passionate about data and have a commercial mindset, then we are looking for you. On top of that, we are looking for someone who has:

  • A Masters’ Degree in Business, Marketing, Marketing Analytics, Econometrics, Statistics, Communication studies, or related fields where you were involved in data driven marketing or analytics consulting.
  • At least 4 years of proven experience in roles where you have been involved in marketing and data analytics. Preferably at a market research organization or agency, working as a Business, Marketing or Media Consultant
  • Understand both survey and non-survey-based research data and analytic approaches as well as data structures
  • Be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Be collaborative and enjoy working in a global organization
  • Have a good business acumen and be motivated by growing the commercial scope of our analytics solutions to drive revenue generation and profitability
  • Fluent in English, Dutch is a plus
  • Hold a valid workpermit

We offer you an informal and open-minded working environment, with a focus on growth. Where you will be working on exciting projects for several of the largest companies in the world. You will be part of an (international) team of experts to inspire and support you.

Besides this we offer you:

  • A global, dynamic and fun work environment
  • Access to expertise and the latest tools within an international organization, with the opportunity to develop yourself and acquire new skills
  • An enthusiastic, highly motivated team and a high level of responsibility
We go beyond the obvious, using intelligence, passion and creativity to inspire new thinking and shape the world we live in. Apply for a career that’s out of the ordinary and join us.

We want to create an equality of opportunity in a fair and supportive working environment where people feel included, accepted and are allowed to flourish in a space where their mental health and well being is taken into consideration.
We want to create a more diverse community to expand our talent pool, be locally representative, drive diversity of thinking and better commercial outcomes.