Senior Consultant, Consumer Insights, Group Business Development
Do you have a passion for understanding consumers and are you looking for an opportunity to utilize your research and analysis skills in a dynamic and high-paced environment? And do you want to work with smart people on interesting consumer insights projects within product development in the world’s biggest jewellery company? If yes, keep reading!
Job description and areas of responsibility:
The Pandora Consumer Insights team is part of our Business Development department. The team is responsible for delivering business-centric consumer insights to Pandora to drive performance globally. We work with a wide range of projects from strategic projects for the management team over on-going tracking of consumers and consumer testing of campaigns and products to providing insights for tactical decisions. The projects require a broad range of research methodologies, from quantitative and qualitative to fused.
As a Senior Consultant in Consumer Insights, your main focus will be on supporting Pandora’s Product and Merchandising functions with consumer insights on how to optimize and develop the product portfolio, mainly based on quantitative research and analysis. You will be exposed to a broad range of strategic issues across functions and through a high degree of responsibility, you will experience a steep learning curve. The projects will bring you close to key business decisions and you will deliver key insights for senior stakeholders.
You will work on all phases of research projects, covering the full development process, from the early idea and until ready for launch. The projects will mainly be based on quantitative analyses, including analysis of survey data, sales data, social listening etc.. Other of your main tasks will be to:
- Lead research projects related to product/concept development - from early ideas to concepts that resonate with consumers and have great potential. For survey-based research the task include setup up of questionnaire, handover to data provider, managing the vendor, conducting analysis and presenting findings
- Support Senior Manager in Consumer Insights on projects and on-going analysis, primarily related to product testing and forecasting
Your new team:
Pandora is a company with a big heart that takes great pride in treating our people well. You will be part of an exciting business area and work in an international hub of can-do spirited, passionate and performance-driven people. Business Development is a young team of 17 people (hereof 6 in Consumer Insight) from 7 different nationalities, who work both closely together with stakeholders across the organization and help each other out and appreciate an informal and humorous tone.
What is needed to succeed:
We are looking for a strong professional with 2-5 years of experience ideally from a research company or a similar role preferably in an FMCG/Retail/Consumer company. You possess strong quantitative analytical skills, an interest in turning consumer data and insights into strategic recommendations and experience in leading smaller research projects. In addition, we are looking for the following qualifications and experience:
- Strong analytical capabilities based on solid quantitative skills
- Superuser of Excel and experience with SPSS is a must, while experience or knowledge about coding in syntaxes “e.g. SPSS syntax“ would be a plus
- Strong statistical understanding and experience with conducting simpler statistical analyses (e.g. factor analysis, multiple regression, significant tests, etc.)
- Experience within quantitative and qualitative product innovation testing is a plus
- Experience with building, setting up and executing surveys, quantitative analysis methods and different ways of gathering data
- Experience in planning, scoping and leading smaller research projects and experience with managing research agencies and data panel providers is a plus
- Speaks and writes English fluently.
Something about you:
At Pandora, we recognize that it takes winning personalities to create winning cultures, and we believe it is of essence that you bring a proactive attitude and an ability to balance between conceptual thinking and detailed deep dives. You are a humble and ambitious team player who thrives in a dynamic, changing and fast-paced environment. Further, you have good verbal and written communication, i.e. able to deliver structured and simple messages in presentations.
The start date is as soon as possible
This role is based in the Pandora Global Office in Copenhagen, Denmark. Candidates should be willing to travel approximately 5-10 days a year.
Did we get your attention?
We hope you got all your questions answered and feel confident applying for this position, however, if you have more questions regarding the position, please contact:
Lars Brix Bendtsen
Senior Manager, Consumer Insights
+45 30300136 (Due to Christmas, please expect limited availability until early January)
If you see yourself in the position and would like to become a part of the Pandora’s future please click on "Apply now". We look forward to hearing from you!
We process applications on a continuous basis, which is why we encourage you to send your application as soon as possible. You can also read more about Pandora on our corporate site www.pandoragroup.com.
Icing on the cake
You will be working out of our beautiful Head Office in Copenhagen V, established in 2016 and designed to unite and inspire our teams. Besides our beautiful interior design, we are also proud of our LEED Gold Certification for Energy and Environmental Design. This means that we use as few natural resources as possible and that we use them with respect. The result is a professional and dynamic space that is unique, comfortable and inspirational – and delivers a true Pandora experience to anyone who works here or comes to visit.
Pandora designs, manufactures and markets hand-finished and contemporary jewellery made from high-quality materials at affordable prices. Pandora jewellery is sold in more than 100 countries on six continents through more than 7,500 points of sale, including more than 2,700 concept stores.
Founded in 1982 and headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark, Pandora employs more than 26,000 people worldwide of whom more than 11,500 are located in Thailand, where the Company manufactures its jewellery. Pandora is publicly listed on the Nasdaq Copenhagen stock exchange in Denmark. In 2018, Pandora’s total revenue was DKK 22.8 billion (approximately EUR 3.1 billion).
See all our products and collections on www.pandora.net