Retailer Data Analyst

Retailer Data Analyst - 12 month maternity leave coverage role, starting July 2018

Operations - Australia Macquarie Park, New South Wales

Our global Operations function plays a pivotal role to help our clients improve their business performance. The Operations teams work to translate client needs into technical specifications and process data efficiently and effectively.

We are currently seeking a Retailer Executive to join our Sydney Retailer Operations team based in Macquarie Park. This role is focused on ensuring the timely and accurate receipt and validation of Australian retailer sales data.


The core aspects of the role and their responsibilities are outlined below:

Coordinate Day to Day Receipt of Retailer Files:

  • Manage, escalate and resolve data issues by coordinating with internal teams, and external retailer contacts
  • Communicate data issues with key stakeholders
  • Track and report quality metrics

Data investigations:

  • Understand Nielsen’s data file requirements
  • Perform initial analysis of data files to identify potential issues
  • Develop relationships with external retailers to ensure proactive correction of quality issues

Our ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • Strong communication skills (Verbal and Written)
  • Strong technology skills – advanced excel
  • SQL, SAS, or other programming language knowledge beneficial, but not essential
  • Ability to build relationships
  • Excellent administrative and organisational skills
  • Effective problem solving
  • An eye for detail
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Fresh graduates are encouraged to apply

This opportunity is just the beginning of things to come and an exciting career with Nielsen. We want you to be you - and we want to help you excel and grow in your career with us.

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: Temporary

Primary Location: Macquarie Park,New South Wales

Travel: No

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