Retail Consultant and Market Analyst



Job Family

Client Solutions

We show the world what people want.

Join GfK and help us shape tomorrow. As an NIQ company, we are the world's leading consumer intelligence firm, delivering the Full View™ on consumer behavior. We work to enable manufacturers and retailers better understand what consumers really want. Our name has inspired trust for over 89 years because we take pride in discovering new pathways to sustainable growth for our clients, our people, and our planet.

We are always looking for open-minded people who will grow with us, push boundaries, and pioneer disruptive methods in market research, data science, technology, and AI. If you share this passion to drive things forward and the integrity to insist on doing things the right way, we'll equip you to take your future into your own hands and play a leading role in our story.

Job Description

Retail Consultant and market Analyst

In charge of Specialized Retailers:

  • Act as strategic partners to our clients/retailers responsible for managing insights and presentations to major Specialized Retailers

  • Develop fact-based answers to complex key business questions

  • Deliver insightful presentations and actionable recommendations to our clients

  • Coordinate Retailers services cross countries and categories

  • Collaborate in cross-functional teams with GfK experts in Sales, Operations, Data and Marketing Sciences as well as Global Product Management

  • Direct report to Head of Retail Italy & Greece

What to expect?

You’d get to work with Product, Marketing and Sales Managers in a dynamic, open and international environment.

Our comprehensive training and development program would help you successfully tackle your day-to-day challenges and move up to learning curve fast.

We know that being constantly challenged can get stressful sometimes, that’s why we care about our employees and offer health and wellbeing programs helping you to unwind.
Retail Market Intelligence department has a track record of many years in global research business embracing long-term expertise.

What we look for?
A Market Intelligence Retail Consultant (m/f/d), a passionate person who understands that digital means business transformation. Data driven analytics, communication, presentation, and client facing skills.


Is this you? Awesome, here is what we are looking for additionally:

  • Bachelor / Master degree in Business Administration or equivalent experience

  • Strong presentation skills, client-centric approach

  • Business understanding in Specialized Channels (Watch specialists, DIY Superstores, Baby Specialists, Tires Specialists etc.)

  • Ideally 4-5 years of experience in customer success or equivalent business units

  • Creativity and the ability to address real-world business problems analytically

  • Eagerness to learn, an open mindset, team spirit, and an entrepreneurial attitude

  • Very good English language skills

  • Passion, dedication and commitment


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 employment opportunity, focusing on all of our employees reaching their full potential. 

We respect and value every employee regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sex, sexual orientation, age, personality, experience, culture, faith, socio-economic status, or physical or mental disabilities.

We endorse the core principles and rights set forth in the United Nations Declaration of Human Rights and the Social Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union, promoting the universal values of human dignity, freedom, equality, and solidarity.

Learn more about how we are driving diversity and inclusion in everything we do on:

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 and 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!

Posted: 26 days ago

City: Milano

Work Area: Client Solutions

Job Time: Full Time

Requisition ID: R00023808