The NPD Group is one of the leading market research providers in the world. We offer competitive market research and intelligence to our customers and many of the world’s largest companies.
Since 1966, we have been helping businesses track industry trends and understand their customers in order to sell the right products in the relevant retail channels for the right people at the right prices. We serve more than a dozen industries including Selective Beauty, Foodservice, Toys, Sport, and more.
In addition, The NPD Group offers a career filled with innovation and opportunity to passionate, dynamic, and highly motivated individual who join our teams.
We currently have an opportunity as a: RS Services POS Senior Analyst
As RS Services POS Senior Analyst, you will be responsible for the day-to-day processes, procedures, and data quality review for POS (Point-of-Sale) data in Europe for the Toys industry. You will focus on identifying and resolving all data quality issues related to methodology.
You will contribute to supporting our commercial and RBG teams across the Toys industry.
Accountabilities (list of generic responsibilities – not objectives)
Oversee the management of NPD’s methodologies on POS data services
In charge of managing the maintenance and development of the POS data methodology to ensure the methodology reflects the most accurate representation of the industry size and trends
Stay abreast of the POS changes/maintenance required on the different production cycles
Coordinate and collaborate with stakeholders to facilitate the set-up in production.
Maintain all documentation on methodologies, processes and procedures to ensure a reference log of decisions made
Ensure that solutions are sound and aligned with our clients’ needs to provide valued market
Take in charge Toys POS Sample Upgrades and ensure they are sound with objectives
Provide insights and make value-added contributions towards the improvement of methodologies and processes
Actively contribute to the improvement and optimization of statistical methods, you propose solutions to potential issues identified in data.
Promote consistency in implementation of designed enhancements across different businesses
Partner with Client Development, Retail Business Group, Panel, and Operations teams to achieve goal.
Provide guidance and support to the commercial teams and external clients to ensure the best use of the data delivered
Provide guidance and support to the commercial teams and external clients to ensure the best use of the data delivered.
Key Working Relations (Internal):
Head of Europe & APAC Research Science
Head of POS Maintenance and Upgrade
RS POS Specialists
Toys Practices Head and team
Toys RBG Head and team
Product Head and Toys staff