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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!

Job Description


GfK Consumer Panel is the largest Consumer Panel in Italy collecting data about daily purchases from more than 12000 households. Based on this data, GfK is supporting the Clients to achieve their business goals answering in-depth clients questions. The integration between what observed and what declared can also explains how to better interact with the Shoppers.    

GfK is investing in own Consumer Panel Solutions enlarging the panel size and developing new tools and methods to deliver more powerful insights to the market.

Part of the strategy is to be more and more focused on specific Clients needs developing tailor-made business solutions. Here we are searching for a Data Specialist / Consultant who wants to be part of our team.

What we offer

  • Permanent contract

Job Description

  • As a Data Specialist / Consultant you will manage the analysis for special studies (where the methodology is already existing) and new projects, developing the relevant strategies and algorithms to deliver the results to our Clients.
  • As a Data Specialist / Consultant you will have the following key accountabilities:
  • Development of tailor-made business solutions generating consumer insights
  • Possible development of innovative solutions, application of mathematical methods and computer-aided implementation
  • Professional handling of large, partly unstructured consumer data
  • Creation and execution of complex statistical analyzes that are required for answering in-depth clients questions
  • Preparing and giving client presentations

Job requirements

  • Completed studies with a focus on statistics
  • Possibly two years of professional experience in a relevant area
  • Excellent analytical skills, that you can skillfully use to solve complex data challenges
  • Client and result oriented personality, convincing with creative approaches
  • Confident in handling common multivariate analyzes
  • Very good knowledge of common statistical software starting from SAS and considering SPSS, Python, R
  • Knowledge and experience in dealing with bigger data will be considered as an advantage
  • Experience in market research, especially with panel data is an advantage.
  • Good knowledge of English
  • Good PC user skills of MS Office

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!

Posted: 55 days ago

City: Milano

Work Area: Client Solutions

Job Time: Full Time

Requisition ID: R00012175