Marketing Analytics Consultant – Manager

Turn complexity into simplicity and show clients how to spend their marketing dollar. We’re looking for a manager level analyst to work with our Marketing Mix Modelling solution in Sydney.

You are a consultative, client facing individual with some experience managing complex projects and using your brain to solve problems. Ideally you have a bit of experience working with analytic consulting and specifically marketing mix modelling, or a similar field. You’ll be able to communicate complexity in a simple way and have relevant qualifications to back it up.

Importantly though you are a team player, a fast learner, and can stand on your own two feet when managing projects and advising clients on how and why analytics can help improve the way they spend their marketing budget.

This role may suit either someone who is adept at how to apply econometric modelling to solve real-world marketing problems, or an effective project manager with strong understanding of analytics and media.

The abilities you need are:

  • Minimum 4 years work experience
  • Ideally some experience working with or selling analytical techniques, such as regression modelling, attribution modelling or other forms of measuring Return on Marketing Investment (ROMI) or a related / comparable field.
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Strong project management skills
  • Ability to simplify complex outputs into actionable, understandable outcomes
  • Ability to partner with internal sales channels to help deliver revenue to target
  • An understanding of the Australian media landscape and current marketing / marketing automation trends
  • Strong Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, and Word skills


We are looking for the following attributes:

  • A proactive problem solver
  • A curious & open mind
  • Demonstrates initiative
  • Confident with clients
  • A passion for analytics, and excellent with numbers
  • Able to influence / present to others
  • A team player


The Nielsen Marketing Effectiveness team improve clients’ return on marketing investment from planning to delivery.

We deploy cutting edge techniques that ultimately provide the best understanding of how the modern consumer interacts with media content.

Our work ranges from complex market mix modelling and advanced analytic consulting to measuring the effectiveness of TV and digital advertising, right through to solutions that provide longitudinal analysis on consumer behaviours and attitudes in relation to products and media.

Importantly, we’re a fun, smart team, full of curious minds that are constantly learning from each other and from our clients. Nielsen are a global company in 100+ markets providing actionable data on consumer behaviour which means your career could go anywhere.

We put our clients at the centre of what we do, we work hard, and everyone contributes to a team environment of learning and fun. Nielsen also places a great importance in giving back to the community. In fact, we take a day out of the office every year to contribute to the community and have opportunities to get involved in company initiatives that drive social good, social outings as well as personal health & wellbeing.

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