Statistical Operations Executive


Statistical Operations Executive - 36091

Marketing and Communications - Australia Macquarie Park, New South Wales 

Be a part of something big. With 40,000+ employees in 100 countries, Nielsen is one of the world’s biggest data measurement companies, and we pride ourselves on providing our people with endless possibilities and paths to grow their careers.

Simply put, we do two things at Nielsen. We measure performance for our clients and we use analytics to help our clients grow their business. At Nielsen we make a difference by partnering with our clients and using our data to explain what is happening with their brands and what they should do to improve business performance.

About Your Role:

The Statistical Operations Executive will be involved in the setup of Nielsen’s inaugural Beauty Panel and once setup, will primarily be responsible for the timeliness and accuracy of Nielsen’s Beauty Panel data, resolving ad-hoc queries and undertaking special projects which involve different levels of statistical analysis, sample design and calculations of standard error and sample size.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Assuming the role of local statistical operations delivery lead to ensure accurate and timely delivery of regular and ad hoc tasks that are fit for purpose.
  • Providing outstanding support and establishing effective working relationships with stakeholders and business partners.
  • Continuously monitoring and quality assuring statistical operations’ deliverables through compiling periodic tracking analyses and KPI reports.
  • Developing and maintaining knowledge in relation to data quality checking algorithms and processes.
  • Contributing to sample design and universe estimation projects.
  • Conducting data validation studies.

Skills and Experience:

  • The candidates should have a combination of experience and skills including:
  • Degree majoring in Statistics or a related discipline
  • Advanced PC and Microsoft Office (e.g. Word, Access and Excel) skills
  • Experience in SAS, R, Python would be highly regarded
  • Exceptional communication and organisational skills
  • Strong analytical skills with proven ability to make recommendations to senior management based on findings

Life at Nielsen

At Nielsen, we’re proud of our diversity - our Australian and New Zealand offices alone are made up of 50 cultures and nationalities!

We strongly believe in promoting from within. We encourage all of our people to pave their own career path and explore ways to grow with us.

We’re steadfastly inclusive. Nielsen is an environment that encourages all associates to be themselves, weave their talents and passions into their work, put their hand up and have their voice heard.

We operate on principles of trust and accountability. We sway against micromanagement, enabling our associates engage, include and decide in order to move swiftly and boldly, while keeping our clients at the heart of everything we do.

But wait, there’s more! 

We believe in a good work/life balance and offer an extensive range of flexible working options for all associates. We also offer several leave options such as Parental Leave, Volunteer Leave, Birthday Leave, yearly bonus leave initiatives and much more. We also provide range of programs and activities for associates to join year-round that encourage good health, wellbeing, networking and community engagement!

All of our Nielsen employees get access to corporate discounts with companies such as Bupa, Sunsuper, and HSBC, and, we also offer a generous yearly study allowance for those wishing to further their education in a field related to their role or our company.

If you feel like this is the right fit, click apply and tell us all about you!

#LI-MYS

About Nielsen:

Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE: NLSN) is a global measurement and data analytics company that provides the most complete and trusted view available of consumers and markets worldwide. Our approach marries proprietary Nielsen data with other data sources to help clients around the world understand what’s happening now, what’s happening next, and how to best act on this knowledge. For more than 90 years Nielsen has provided data and analytics based on scientific rigor and innovation,continually developing new ways to answer the most important questions facing the media, advertising, retail and fast-moving consumer goods industries. An S&P 500 company, Nielsen has operations in over 100countries, covering more than 90% of the world’s population. For more information, visit www.nielsen.com.

Job Type: Regular 

Primary Location:  Macquarie Park,New South Wales 

Travel:  No 


Statistical Operations Executive - 36091

Marketing and Communications - Australia Macquarie Park, New South Wales 

Be a part of something big. With 40,000+ employees in 100 countries, Nielsen is one of the world’s biggest data measurement companies, and we pride ourselves on providing our people with endless possibilities and paths to grow their careers.

Simply put, we do two things at Nielsen. We measure performance for our clients and we use analytics to help our clients grow their business. At Nielsen we make a difference by partnering with our clients and using our data to explain what is happening with their brands and what they should do to improve business performance.

About Your Role:

The Statistical Operations Executive will be involved in the setup of Nielsen’s inaugural Beauty Panel and once setup, will primarily be responsible for the timeliness and accuracy of Nielsen’s Beauty Panel data, resolving ad-hoc queries and undertaking special projects which involve different levels of statistical analysis, sample design and calculations of standard error and sample size.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Assuming the role of local statistical operations delivery lead to ensure accurate and timely delivery of regular and ad hoc tasks that are fit for purpose.
  • Providing outstanding support and establishing effective working relationships with stakeholders and business partners.
  • Continuously monitoring and quality assuring statistical operations’ deliverables through compiling periodic tracking analyses and KPI reports.
  • Developing and maintaining knowledge in relation to data quality checking algorithms and processes.
  • Contributing to sample design and universe estimation projects.
  • Conducting data validation studies.

Skills and Experience:

  • The candidates should have a combination of experience and skills including:
  • Degree majoring in Statistics or a related discipline
  • Advanced PC and Microsoft Office (e.g. Word, Access and Excel) skills
  • Experience in SAS, R, Python would be highly regarded
  • Exceptional communication and organisational skills
  • Strong analytical skills with proven ability to make recommendations to senior management based on findings

Life at Nielsen

At Nielsen, we’re proud of our diversity - our Australian and New Zealand offices alone are made up of 50 cultures and nationalities!

We strongly believe in promoting from within. We encourage all of our people to pave their own career path and explore ways to grow with us.

We’re steadfastly inclusive. Nielsen is an environment that encourages all associates to be themselves, weave their talents and passions into their work, put their hand up and have their voice heard.

We operate on principles of trust and accountability. We sway against micromanagement, enabling our associates engage, include and decide in order to move swiftly and boldly, while keeping our clients at the heart of everything we do.

But wait, there’s more! 

We believe in a good work/life balance and offer an extensive range of flexible working options for all associates. We also offer several leave options such as Parental Leave, Volunteer Leave, Birthday Leave, yearly bonus leave initiatives and much more. We also provide range of programs and activities for associates to join year-round that encourage good health, wellbeing, networking and community engagement!

All of our Nielsen employees get access to corporate discounts with companies such as Bupa, Sunsuper, and HSBC, and, we also offer a generous yearly study allowance for those wishing to further their education in a field related to their role or our company.

If you feel like this is the right fit, click apply and tell us all about you!

#LI-MYS

About Nielsen:

Nielsen Holdings plc (NYSE: NLSN) is a global measurement and data analytics company that provides the most complete and trusted view available of consumers and markets worldwide. Our approach marries proprietary Nielsen data with other data sources to help clients around the world understand what’s happening now, what’s happening next, and how to best act on this knowledge. For more than 90 years Nielsen has provided data and analytics based on scientific rigor and innovation,continually developing new ways to answer the most important questions facing the media, advertising, retail and fast-moving consumer goods industries. An S&P 500 company, Nielsen has operations in over 100countries, covering more than 90% of the world’s population. For more information, visit www.nielsen.com.

Job Type: Regular 

Primary Location:  Macquarie Park,New South Wales 

Travel:  No 

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