Job title: RETAIL/FMCG CONSUMER INSIGHT ANALYST – deliver Strategic Insight for the leading CUSTOMER DATA SCIENCE FIRM – South Africa (REMOTE), R720K – R840K
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary: ZAR 840,000.00
Location: REMOTE - South Africa
Job published: 12/07/2021
Job ID: 38710

Job Description

RETAIL/FMCG CONSUMER INSIGHT ANALYST – deliver Strategic Insight for the leading CUSTOMER DATA SCIENCE FIRM – South Africa (REMOTE), R720K – R840K:


This is an exceptional opportunity for a CONSUMER INSIGHT DATA ANALYST to join the world’s most powerful RETAIL & FMCG CUSTOMER ANALYTICS DATA SCIENCE CONSULTANCY – in a client-facing role, delivering Strategic ACTIONABLE INSIGHT to the largest retailer and FMCG Brands.


Based in SOUTH AFRICA (100% REMOTE WORKING) this RETAIL/FMCG CONSUMER INSIGHT DATA ANALYST role offers a salary of R720K – R840K/annum.



This is the most successful and powerful INSIGHT, ANALYTICS & CUSTOMER DATA SCIENCE FIRM’S.

For over 30 years this business has been the powerhouse behind the world’s most successful Retailers and FMCG’s, providing Data Insight, Analytics tools and Customer Genius to inform business strategies.

This business manages and holds more consumer data than any other company – on any given day they are analysing the behaviour of 1 BILLION SHOPPERS across 27 Countries, working with over 400 terabytes of data.

The Insight, Analytics and Data Science Teams within this business are recognised as global experts in helping Retailers & FMCG’s understand their consumers and build long-term loyalty through a data-driven and analytical approach second to none.

In joining this company you will become a global expert in using big data, deep expertise and AI-driven platforms to decode the 21st century human experience and redefine it in meaningful and surprising ways that put customers first, across digital, mobile and retail.


As a RETAIL/FMCG CONSUMER INSIGHT DATA ANALYST you will operate in a lead Client-Facing role, where you will support the execution of a massive Retailers Insight plan through the delivery of first-class insights and leadership which helps demonstrates how to gain competitive advantages from applying customer insights and why customer loyalty matters.

This will involve managing insight projects, developing relationships with key stakeholders, and executing on the most advanced analytical insight capabilities.

The role includes ADVANCED TECHNICAL ANALYTICS, commercial Insight and Project Management.



Experience in Retail / FMCG Analytics and Insight delivery. 

Degree educated in a numerical discipline.
Advanced technical data analysis and data interpretation abilities.
Ability to understand data models and know how to deliver value through data insight.
Project Management skills - to build a solution, manage timelines, manage internal stakeholders and final delivery of projects.
Advanced story telling - the work is complex, and you need to be able to bring stakeholders on the journey with you.
Knowledge of Customer / Consumer Insight. 
Strong presentation skills.
Current / prior Data Analytics experience from within an Agency / Consultancy or Retail / FMCG business…are all very relevant to this opportunity.