Data Science - Market Research

Employer: GfK Romania
  • Marketing
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
  • Updated at: 19.02.2019
    Short company description

    Our world is changing fast. Consumers, users, and buyers are calling the shots. New things become possible every second. And more complicated, too. Our clients are businesses around the globe. To make the best possible decisions every day, they need to really know what is going on, now and in the future. We don't have a crystal ball, either. But we love data and science and we understand how to connect the two. We care about attention to detail and accuracy. We are digital engineers who build world-class research, powered by high technology. Because people who know best lead the way.

    This is why GfK means Growth from Knowledge.

    Lumea noastră se schimbă repede. Consumatorii, utilizatorii și cumpărătorii folosesc tot ceea ce este nou pe piata. Lucrurile noi devin posibile în fiecare secundă si fiecare secunda devine mai complicată.
    Clienții noștri sunt companii din întreaga lume si pentru a lua cele mai bune decizii în fiecare zi trebuie să știe cu adevărat ce se întâmplă, acum și în viitor. Nu avem o bol de cristal dar ne plac datele și știința și înțelegem cum sa facem legatura intre cele doua. Ne pasă de atenția acordată detaliilor și preciziei. Suntem ingineri digitali care construiesc cercetări de nivel mondial, bazate pe tehnologii de vârf.

    GfK înseamnă Growth from Knowledge / crestere prin cunoastere, iar noi, oamenii din GfK, ajutam clientii sa se dezvolte.


    The purpose of the role may vary depending on the scope:

    has process and statistical expertise
    is responsible for project management tasks
    is responsible for the execution of advanced statistical tools and market research solutionsProactive and independent problem solving (finds solutions for business problems).
    Technical skills required:
    working knowledge of the respective product, Advanced analytics skills, statistical know how of multivariate approaches
    working knowledge in statistical methods, working knowledge in relevant statistic programs like SPSS / R by using the Syntax-Editor
    advanced Excel skills
    english B2
    basics in Project management


    Responsible for analytics research on one or more products, with a wealth of attributions for both customer service and end-product quality assurance (verification, interpretation and reporting to clients).

    Research Design & Proposal Development:

    supports in choosing the adequate research tool
    checks feasibility of requested analyses
    Support with Expert knowledge within the organization when it comes to the Set Up of proposals Project
    responsible for project execution – typically for the analytical part of projects and tools and the management of data coming from different data sources (consumer panel, questionnaire, media measurement, 3rd party data etc.)
    delivers Projects and tools to relevant stakeholders (especially Client Service) in time and is able to set stable milestones
    analysis & Reporting:executes statistical analyses required for reporting purposes or detailed customer requests (using SPSS, R or AnalyzeIT)
    if applicable: Big-Data access and data management on Hadoop distributed file systems using relevant programming languages (HIVE, PIG)
    analyses data and data trends using different tools in order to provide insights for the customercreation of presentation charts
    Client Management:
    client interaction especially as an expert
    client contact in the context of project management tasks or as part of the account management support