Insights Lead – Leading FMCG business
Job reference: 3356RJ
We’re looking for an Insights Lead for a global FMCG business to work from the UK on their international markets.
- Director/ Insight Lead
- Hertfordshire based
- Up to £77,000
This FMCG business are a well known FTSE 250 business with successful products in food & drink across the world. This role is focused around product innovation as they aim to grow their presence across new and current markets such as the US, Europe, Canada and Australia, with reporting lines into insight but also global marketing and product directors.
Why this role?
🌟 Impactful Role: Your insights will shape our international business strategy, giving you high visibility and influence over both international and total leadership.
👥 Team Leadership: Lead, coach, and develop a dynamic team, including a Senior International Insight Manager.
🌐 Global Expansion: Drive consumer and market understanding in our expansion markets, assess portfolio fit, identify innovation opportunities, and recommend actionable strategies.
🚀 Strategic Vision: Develop an insights and analytics vision to guide resource allocation and generate critical learnings.
🗺️ Market Immersion: Travel to international markets for consumer immersions and connect with global teams.
🕒 Hybrid Work: Enjoy the flexibility of hybrid work arrangements with a 3 pm finish on Fridays.
You’ll need extensive knowledge of qualitative and quantitative research,
- Experience leveraging data sources like Kantar/Nielsen/IRI,
- Experience guiding business strategies and decisions so some client-side experience is essential
- Experience within FMCG
- Experience of international markets
- Experience within innovation and NPD