Sainsburys Jobs Senior Analyst

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Job Description:

In the Chief Data and Analytics Office, you’ll stretch the imagination of what the power of data and insights can bring to how we do things. You’ll help to unlock the value of Sainsbury’s enormous multi-brand, multi-channel data asset in a centralised ‘mini consultancy’ style analytics team that supports wide parts of the business. And you’ll use your intense curiosity to find creative ways to land impactful analysis that directly supports the Sainsbury’s strategy of ‘win in food’, ‘brands that deliver’, and ‘save to invest’.

Job Responsibilities:

  • This role is part-time with the opportunity to work flexibly. There is the opportunity to line manage 1 analyst.
  • You will be part of a high calibre team of Analysts, supported by Analytics Managers in exploiting Sainsbury’s data assets to establish the realisation of Sainsbury’s strategy.
  • You’ll have a great analytical foundation and we want you to think about how you apply that in the context of Sainsbury’s – getting to know how we operate is key so you can propose and recommend the approach that should be taken to fulfil data analysis.
  • We move at pace, whilst still delivering high quality, accurate, professional outputs that land the real truths that sit within the data. You will proactively ensure you are always in touch with the ‘Why’ behind every project – how your analysis will be used, and which decisions the business is looking to inform.
  • You’ll develop & maintain relationships with your stakeholders, championing a collaborative approach to requirements gathering and the formation of compelling analysis. While remaining confident in questioning and proposing approaches to analysis.
  • You’ll be delivering analytical value for our Customer division, focusing on Customer Satisfaction (CSAT) ensuring Sainsbury’s continues to develop a profound understanding of customer sentiment and how this relates to engagement and commercial performance.
  • You’ll take pride in your work, have brilliant attention to detail, and enjoy presenting findings with empathy towards an audience with a limited technical background. Possessing the ability to translate complex concepts into easily digestible stories with data, which inspire action.

Job Requirements:

  • A proven track record of delivering actionable insight and demonstrable business change through the application of analytics.
  • Proactive about driving your career development and progression.
  • Experience of retail and the analytical challenges retail presents is advantageous, but not essential.
  • Having prior line management experience, mentoring more junior analysts is advantageous, but not essential.
  • Experience using tools to extract data such as SQL (Snowflake), Python and R.
  • An inquisitive mind, with the curiosity to be constantly on the lookout for opportunities and the ability to logically solve problems.
  • A passion for high quality data storytelling. We love data and deriving value from it. The key to the value is in being able to build and tell compelling stories based on the data that’s been interrogated.
  • A high level of team contribution – looking for opportunities to provide input and support across the wider analytics community.
  • Excellent SQL knowledge is essential. Python or R experience is advantageous but not vital.
  • The ability to partner brilliantly with the business to understand their problems and deliver value; applying commercial acumen and communicating/connecting in a compelling way.
  • A highly numerate background. You may have a degree in mathematics, statistics, operational research or a quality computing degree – BSc or MSc level. A-level Mathematics is essential.

Job Details:

Company: Sainsbury’sSainsbury’s

Vacancy Type: Part Time

Job Location:  London, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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