For over 80 years, GfK has been a reliable and trusted insight partner for the world’s biggest companies and leading brands who make a difference in every consumer’s life - and we will continue to build on this. We connect data, science and innovative digital research solutions to provide answers for key business questions around consumers, markets, brands and media. With our headquarters in Germany and a presence in around 60 countries worldwide, you benefit from our global company with a diverse community of ~9,000 employees.
Harnessing the power of our workforce, the greatest asset we have is our people. As part of GfK, you can take your future into your own hands. We value talent, skills and responsibility and support your development within our international teams. We are proud of our heritage and our future: Currently we are in the latter stages of a transformational journey from a traditional market research company to a trusted provider of prescriptive data analytics powered by innovative technology. This is only possible with extraordinary people and this is why we are looking for YOU to help create our future. For our employees as well as for our clients we pursue one goal: Growth from Knowledge!
Mission of the role
The Analysis Specialist should be eager to dig into big data to pull the most insightful information of out of it. He/she should be prepared to work with online and offline tools for data manipulation such as Excel, SQL, SPSS and/ or R. Analysis Specialist works on standard and ad-hoc data analyses in accordance with the clients’ requirements.
As an Analysis Specialist you will have the following key accountabilities:
Work with massive datasets and different information sources to create analyses, answering key business questions
Analyze the efficiency of different marketing campaigns, reporting valuable insights for the client in a form of standardized KPIs
Work with online and offline tools and applications for data manipulation such
Communicate with stakeholders to gather their requirements and clearly understand their business needs
Mine and analyze different data to drive optimization and improvement in the existing processes
Actively support product development/ update initiatives
Assist in related teammates’ training, knowledge sharing and documentation initiatives
Now that you know what an Analysis Specialist does, what skills, qualifications and experience do you need?
Proven working experience as a data analyst or business data analyst
Hands-on experience with SQL and/or R
Practical experience with SPSS and/or Python will be considered as an advantage
Advanced in MS Office
Fluent in English
Capable of prioritizing multiple projects while still achieving deadlines
Strong problem-solving skills with an emphasis on product development
Join our team and benefit from the following advantages:
Exciting work environment that brings people together
Use of the latest digital technologies
Initial and ongoing trainings to support your development
Opportunities for personal and professional growth
Competitive remuneration and bonus scheme linked to individual performance and company results
Flexible working hours and home office
3 additional non-working days annually
Discount program with external vendors
Eco friendly travelers are welcome to the office – parking places for bikers and free card for public transportation are available to all employees
Last but not least – GfK Sofia office is located close to the city centre and easily accessible from any point by public transportation – 47A Tsarisgradsko Shose Blvd
All documents will be treated in the strictest confidentiality.
Only short-listed candidates will be invited for an interview.
We are an ethical and honest company that is wholly committed to its clients and employees. We are proud to be an inclusive workplace for all and are committed to equal opportunity in employment which focuses on all of our employees reaching their full potential. At GfK we work collaboratively with our colleagues but offer a flexible working approach, including dividing our time between office & remote working as well as the opportunity to flex our working hours around team core hours.
We offer an exciting work environment that brings people together. We encourage an entrepreneurial and innovative spirit. We make use of the latest digital technologies. We are looking for self-starters, who accept challenges and create solutions.
Can there be a better place to take center stage in the digital revolution? We are excited to get to know you!