Data Analyst- Sports

England, London, City of London
Pension + Healthcare
16 May 2018
13 Jun 2018
A.C. Nielsen Company Ltd
Business Sector
Non Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

Nielsen Sports is a trusted adviser and partner in sports and entertainment intelligence, helping our clients worldwide to maximize their commercial success. With our expansive suite of products and services, Nielsen Sports is uniquely positioning to provide insights and intelligence which help drive more effective decision making for clients.

We are recruiting for a talented Analyst to join our dynamic Data team in London, office located near Paddington. This is an exciting opportunity to work with some of the biggest brands and right holders in the Sport and Sponsorship industry.

Data Analyst


Complete data management necessary for multiple projects and department functions

Transform and evaluate data adhering to methodologies and processes

Build pricing data sets through collection of TV audiences and advertising rates

Identify, analyse, and interpret key performance measures and trends in multidimensional data sets

Apply variety of sampling methods for predictive studies

Assist the design of sports industry research projects

Communicate with internal stakeholders regarding project requirements, interpretation of data, and the development of recommendations based on findings


Working with the global market leader in sport and sponsorship research

To shape together an ever-growing department, becoming key to our business worldwide

To be part of a diverse and talented international team with opportunity for personal and professional development

A growth culture with an entrepreneurial mindset supported by a world-leading operations network and toolkit


BS/BA in Market Research, Business Administration, Finance, Statistics or equivalent

High level of attention to details

Working under pressure and tight scheduling

Available to support and train other junior data analysts

Exceptional analytical skills

Excellent communication skills and ability to present data and complex ideas in easy to understand manner

Knowledge of the UK/Europe sports business and sponsorship landscape

Exposure to audience ratings, CPMs, and other media exposure data an advantage

Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel including usage of formula writing, logical functions, charting, pivot tables

Experienced in at least one of the following packages: VBA, SPSS, R, SQL

Are you interested in these topics? If you are looking for a more challenging and rewarding position, this could be your perfect role - take the chance and apply now! Please apply with a CV and Covering letter.

Due to the high volume of applicants, we are only able to respond to successful candidates.


About Nielsen:

Nielsen N.V. (NYSE: NLSN) is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers Watch and Buy. Nielsen's Watch segment provides media and advertising clients with Total Audience measurement services across all devices where content - video, audio, and text - is consumed. The Buy segment offers consumer packaged goods manufacturers and retailers the industry's only global view of retail performance measurement.

By integrating information from its Watch and Buy segments and other data sources, Nielsen provides its clients with both world-class measurement as well as analytics that help improve performance. Nielsen, an S&P 500 company, has operations in over 100 countries that cover more than 90 percent of the world's population. For more information, visit

Job Type: Regular

Primary Location: London,London

Travel: No

Similar jobs

Similar jobs