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Market Insight Manager

Job reference 27302


  • Job Title :
    Market Insight Manager
  • Location:
    Asda House - Leeds
  • Employment Type:
  • Contract Type:
  • Hours per Week:
  • Salary:
    Competitive salary plus benefits
  • Category:
    Data Analytics, Data Science, Property
  • Closing Date:
    1 October 2021
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Do you have a talent for creating insight that drives action? Do you have a passion for turning data into action? Does finding the solution to a question that we do not know we need to ask engage you?


The Market Insight Manager is responsible for supporting the Property function with relevant insight and analysis relating to all things grocery – Providing a data led approach to recommendations ensures we deliver the best offer for customers to maximise our return on capex, through investing in the right stores .


About the role:

  • Be a key driver of insight, modelling & analytics across the function and wider business providing a data led approach to decision making and strategic priorities
  • Proactively set/identify analytics, modelling and insight opportunities, enabling the Property leadership team to make informed decisions and access reporting ensuring a data led approach.
  • Support business stakeholders by leading insight on market opportunity across our Real Estate Portfolio, utilising latest market data and store performance trends.
  • Manage ad hoc analytics which help in understanding in our estates. Spotting opportunities for growth through property & market led data  initiatives.
  • Bring market recommendations to life, through a range of interactive dashboards, reporting tools and insight papers.
  • Utilise latest data, insight and analysis tools to continually evolve our learnings and recommendations
  • Maintain an in-depth knowledge of the grocery retail market and its possible future direction at an estate and category level
  • Stay connected to wider Technology, Insight teams and external market to continually bring best in class ideas and solutions into our thinking
  • Encourage technical skill development across the Property function, allowing teams to become self sufficient in analysis and processes.
  • Support the team through providing best practice and clear direction to develop new insight capabilities providing a continuous learning loop.


About You:

  • Experience of data science techniques, analytics & insight creation.
  • A working knowledge of SQL, Alteryx, BI tools and ArcGIS or equivalent, although not essential
  • Ability to influence across all leadership levels and to explain detailed technical insight in a concise and accessible manner.
  • An aptitude for data manipulation and insight creation and ability to manage multiple workloads
  • Strong communication skills to ensure cross functional working
  • A self-motivated and proactive approach – constantly learning to ensure we are ahead of the curve
  • Understanding of changes in the market and new data sources that could be harnessed
  • Ability to be agile to changing priorities and evolving technologies and ways of working


If flexible working is important to you, then look no further! At Asda, we are proud of our culture and our commitment to flexible working. This role is based at Asda House, Leeds with the opportunity to work from home 2-3 days per week

You will also get an excellent benefits package including;-

  • Company car/cash allowance £5,700
  • Discretionary company bonus up to 12.37%
  • Company pension up to 7% matched​​
  • 10% colleague discount, free parking and many additional rewards.

We want all colleagues to be able to bring their best and true selves to work, every day. Simply put, we want our colleagues to be Proud to be Asda and proud to be themselves.

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Asda House - Leeds
Asda House, Great Wilson Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom, LS11 5AD
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