Insight Analyst

The Company

LDC is the UK’s leading data creator using real people on the street to acquire the most up to date, on demand location and company-specific data on the retail and leisure market. We combine powerful proprietary technology with a unique, field-researched database of over 600,000 businesses. We deliver primary evidence on thousands of companies and locations, including high streets, town centres and shopping centres.

LDC brings data alive and delivers clarity through its integration, aggregation and highly visual delivery along with unique modelling and analysis carried out in partnership with the UK’s leading universities. It provides online insights and indices, bespoke reports and advice to a huge range of businesses which range from investment groups to retail and leisure occupiers themselves.

LDC is a young, dynamic and rapidly growing company looking for passionate and entrepreneurial driven candidates who bring ideas, innovation and expertise and help drive effectiveness.

Job Summary

The Insight Analyst will work closely with our Sales and Marketing team on a range of projects and help LDC clients better understand their market, their competitors and support them with strategic decision making. This role is critical to the overall performance of the business as it directly contributes to LDC’s core proposition of data intelligence.

Role Responsibilities & Duties

  • Working alongside the insight analyst team to develop content for our client base.
  • Analysing data and supporting client projects.
  • Supporting the senior account management team by preparing presentations and writing reports on key industry trends.
  • Attending meetings with clients and prospects and delivering training sessions and quarterly workshops with clients.
  • Supporting the Marketing team with content for blogs, reports, presentations and press releases.

Benefits

LDC is committed to providing a supportive but challenging work environment.

  • Exposure to all aspects of the business (from the field team to technology, finance, marketing, sales and insight analysis).
  • Retail market knowledge in the UK working with the best in practice retailers, landlords and asset management teams.
  • Development of career skills: analytics, presentation and data visualisation.
  • 23 days of leave per annum (in addition to public and bank holidays).
  • Company pension scheme.
  • Salary: £22,000 – £28,000 per annum, dependent on experience.

To apply for this position please send your CV and covering letter to careers@localdatacompany.com.

 

The Candidate

Academic Excellence

  • A 2:1 degree in a relevant subject (e.g. Mathematics, Geography, Economics, Statistics)
  • Keen interest in retail, people or places

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Statistical or mathematical background.
  • Experience (at least two years is desirable, but not essential) producing insightful market analysis from large volumes of data.
  • Strong data manipulation skills.
  • Proven communication skills with the ability to communicate with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into effective reports.
  • Proven project management skills.
  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Excel.
  • Knowledge of SQL.
  • Proven understanding of relational databases.

Attitude

  • Reliable, positive and professional can-do attitude.
  • Passionate about data and sharing findings.
  • Results oriented.
  • High energy, showing passion and commitment to the business.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, multi-cultural and changing environment.
  • Highly organized and able to work under pressure to meet deadlines.
  • Demonstrates the ability to create strong client relationships.
  • Excellent attention to detail.

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