brand insight data analyst, Toronto

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Incredible opportunity to work for one of the largest online news/social media platforms globally. If you are a Data Analyst with experience from the tech industry - this IS the job you have been waiting for.

What You’ll Do
The Data Analyst is a role for candidates with 2-5 years of experience in a field related to market research, social listening, consumer insights, or media planning. You will work as part of a team responsible for delivering insights to help answer key business questions for our largest clients. You will extract data from internal systems and social listening tools to facilitate custom support requests, working closely with sales and account teams to use data to develop data-driven marketing strategies.

Who You Are
● You have a strong, quantitative background
● You enjoy working with data, with experience in designing behavioral research or experiments and analyzing datasets
● You have experience using statistical techniques to draw insights from a wide range of different data sources you then use to make informed recommendations.
● You have attention to detail and are highly organized
● You are a self-starter who takes initiative (e.g., could befriend colleagues outside of reporting lines in different geographies for knowledge sharing)
● You can balance the need for quick turnaround with longer-term strategic efforts
● You have strong teamwork and collaboration skills
● You have a client-responsive, customer service mindset

6 month contract with long term potential
Work for the world's largest online news/social networking site

● 2-5 years working in a marketing research and analysis
● Experience with Structured Query Language (SQL) on large-scale data sets
● Experience using statistical packages (SAS, SPSS, STATA, R, Matlab), or general programming experience is preferred
● Strong project management skills
● Ability to frame insights into elegant, clear deliverables that inform business opportunities, marketing programs and product launches
● Strong communication skills
● Prior experience with social listening platforms (e.g. Crimson Hexagon, Brandwatch) is highly preferred
● Experience with Tableau/data visualization
● Advanced degree desired; minimum of Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in marketing, business, statistics, marketing research, marketing science, social science, advertising/media or a related field preferred


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