Fascinated by the intersections of data, demographics, lifestyles and technology (and food)? Enjoy the hands-on opportunity to design queries, analyze the results and build meaningful stories to uncover consumer trends? Are you are naturally curious, a current or future data whisperer, and have a knack for solving puzzles? Consider joining Meredith Digital’s Data and Insights Team as a Business Analyst II in our Seattle office.
You’ll join a fun and progressive company leveraging the latest in cool tools and technologies to inspire creativity in cultivating their food, lifestyles, families and homes.
Meredith’s Digital Insights team is seeking a data-savvy, experienced teammate who thrives in a collaborative, data-driven environment. Consistent superior performance, creative problem solving, and responsibility are not just buzzwords but an integral part of how we operate every day. Our team is laser-focused on designing and building amazing, useful products to attract, retain, and delight our existing and prospective clients and advertisers.
What you’ll do:
Solve clients’ issues by translating questions into data queries and writing compelling data-driven stories
Build persuasive presentations based on multiple data sources for internal and external stakeholders
Partner closely with Meredith’s Sales, Ad Products, and BI Engineering teams to deliver compelling analyses for advertisers
Partner with Meredith’s editors and lifestyle experts to translate abstract concepts into actionable data insights
Mentor less experienced analysts on best practices for research design, analysis storytelling, and presentation
What we’re looking for:
Data analytics experience with a technology company, media agency, consulting firm, or market research company
A strong understanding of the digital advertising ecosystem and general advertising practices
A strong understanding of Audience, Brand, and/or ROI analytics
A deep understanding of applied statistics including sampling approaches, causal modeling, time series analysis, and data-mining techniques
A proven track record of building/influencing client relationships
Ability to convey complex ideas in a clear and effective manner to a range of audiences
Excellent communication and presentation skills
Enthusiasm for food, parenting, beauty, and lifestyle topics such as cooking, decorating, building and remodeling, crafts, entertaining, cooking, and gardening.
Passion for making life easier and more enjoyable.
BA/BS in a relevant field.
Minimum three years of ongoing marketing research or data analysis experience, including quantitative and qualitative research and analysis, digital metrics and analytics, designing data queries, storytelling, and audience measurement.
Advanced degree in applicable Social Science disciplines may be substituted for practical experience.
Branding experience, home cooks, and/or “foodies” a plus!