Marketing Analyst

Job Title: Marketing Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Klang Valley
Salary: RM7,000 - RM10,000
Contact Name: Christine Ow Yong Hwei Chen
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Job Published: August 30, 2018 12:18

Job Description

About our client 

Our client is a refined oils and fats company with vision to be the top 3 players in the market. 


About the role

  • The Market Analyst (MA) will work on market analysis with the Head of Sales and be responsible for developing market related strategy & monitoring execution. 
  • The MA will play a key role in constructing hypotheses; gathering & analyzing data; interviewing internal & external subject matter experts; benchmarking industry/comparable company data; developing insights & implications & translating these into recommendations & execution timetables. Subsequently, the MA will be responsible for monitoring & iterating the recommendation design & execution. 
  • The MA will have direct contact with Senior Management & a high degree of independence. 
  • After 2 or 3 years, based on performance, the MA may move into a role in which he or she leads projects; coach junior colleagues & take responsibility for strategic, operational & organizational initiatives.

Your responsibilities

  • Monitor and forecast marketing & sales trends.
  • Support all marketing reporting, forecasting & budgeting.
  • Measure the effectiveness of marketing programs & strategies.
  • Gather data about consumers, competitors, & market conditions.
  • Analyze data  & lead marketing analytics functions including data integration, reporting, dashboards, predictive analytics, customer segmentation & survey research.
  • Convert data and findings into understandable tables, graphs, & written reports.
  • Prepare reports and present results to clients & management.
  • Identify and implement tools, systems and processes to automate reporting & support data-driven decisions.
  • Monitor and assess new product ROI and growth statistics.

You will have

  • Degree in Marketing with a strong background in mathematics & statistical analysis.
  • 3 years’ experience in marketing, business or financial analytics role.
  • Experience with business intelligence tools.
  • Analytical & skilled at using data to drive business decisions.
  • Strong Excel skills.
  • Ability to simplify data into easily-consumed visuals.
  • Very strong attention to detail and communication skills.
  • Excellent organization & record keeping skills.