Date: Sep 15, 2018
Location: Oxford, OXF, GB
Analytical Service Support for Retailers - 25911
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We are looking for a passionate Retailer Response Team Executive who will be responsible for supporting the preparation and delivery of retailer clients analytical briefs and working with the relevant internal Nielsen team to ensure reporting SLAs are met.
As the Retailer Response Team Executive, you will assist retailer clients teams with data, tools, reporting and queries as well as helping to deliver the responses to retailer clients. You will need to work closely with the Commercial Retailer leads, Retailer Response team and Operations as part of this role.
This role is an internal role, but there will be opportunities to interact directly with clients in terms of briefing, preparing and delivering client analysis, discussions on reporting and current contract commitments.
Earning Trust & Building Relationships:
· Supporting our retailer teams within a specific remit, contributing to the achievement of client satisfaction targets.
· Building effective relationships across retailer teams, but also wider Nielsen network.
· Ownership and responsibility for a selection reporting and analytical deliverables across a wide range of retailer clients
· Gaining a thorough understanding of the retailer’s business issues through requested and pro-active analysis, and identifying any potential areas of opportunity and escalating these to the Retailer commercial leads.
· Troubleshooting and resolving queries to achieve satisfactory outcomes related to databases, software, coding, reports and all other key client deliverables.
· Owning queries through to completion regardless of which department is responsible for solving the query.
· Responsibility for ensuring client reports are delivered to an agreed schedule, providing additional commentary required based on understanding of the retailer’s business.
· Continuing to broaden knowledge of client business issues and needs, Nielsen services and broader industry.
· Prioritizing day to day work and focusing your efforts appropriately.
· Growth within the role to deliver support to the wider Retailer Services team.
· Liaising with other departments as necessary to solve client queries.
· Working closely with the offshore team to ensure timely and accurate delivery of retailer reports.
· Facilitating ‘right work, right place’ policies to ensure best use of the wider resources of the team.
· Consistently monitoring the progress of queries against agreed service levels and escalating any issues where required.
· Accountability for the service process, ownership of tracking through Salesforce, monitoring progress and resolving escalations.
· Taking analytical briefs from retailer teams, delivering insight to a high standard and delivering a retailers contractual commitments with regards to reporting and analysis.
· Supporting dictionary changes and other simple software questions.
· Working with internal Nielsen colleagues and Operations, to ensure the Nielsen Defined Hierarchy is fit for purchase, relevant and useful.
· Sound understanding of the tools and systems required for role.
· Familiarity with basic products from Nielsen’s portfolio and knowledge of who to pass opportunities through to.
· Working continuously with the retailer teams to ensure that leads and opportunities are passed on, pertinent information about clients is shared, account strategy is aligned and the relevant people are consulted and/or informed of key activity on an account.
· Working closely with Retail Analytic Consulting teams as well as Operations and Data Science to ensure all work is connected to client business issues, is delivered on-time, with a focus on outcomes.
Ideal Role Requirements
· Good analytical capabilities
· Problem solving - and solutions oriented
· Good organizational and time management skills
· Excellent communication and interpersonal skills across all media, including phone and email
· Numerate and accurate
· Confident with a high results drive
· Capable of working as part of a team in a challenging and demanding environment
· Strong knowledge of business English, both verbal and written
· Experience in isolating, troubleshooting and resolving issues remotely to achieve satisfactory outcomes
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