Europe / United Kingdom / / London


#: 89602-en_US / 89602



Senior Research Analyst, London,generous salary +flexible working ,great benefits and work life balance !


  • Do you have expertise in  Market Research quantitative presentation skills?
  • Can you analyse complex data sets and interpret data story led presentation  or proposal writing?
  • Do you want to join a global market leader in sponsorship media valuation and research leading & supporting our clients ?


Then look no further …




Operating in over 100 countries, Nielsen is a market leader when it comes to measurement, information and insights within the Media industry. Being the trusted partner to many advertisers, agencies and media owners – we pride ourselves on integrity, accuracy and quality to ensure our clients are making informed decisions to optimise their growth.  

The research team sits within Nielsen’s ‘Media Analytics’ pillar and works across many global markets and a wide variety of industries. The team works closely with clients to deliver fresh learnings and actionable research in order to shape future campaigns, marketing plans, creative ideas as well as business strategies. Expect to be working with key clients such as Google, Twitter, Facebook, PayPal, Spotify, Mars, Unilever, LinkedIn, Sky and many more. 




We are looking for a Senior Research Analyst who will be responsible for leading multiple projects across a range of methodologies with minimal support. You will also be involved in collaborating with team members and other internal areas of Nielsen to help develop innovative solutions.
Managing multiple research projects for key clients simultaneously
Working across a wide range of methodologies and solutions such as brand lift, brand trackers, opportunity to see, digital tagging and path-to-purchase
Analysing complex data sets and focusing on finding a story
Writing story-led reports that have a focus on providing actionable insights
Presenting findings back to clients in a clear, concise and engaging manner
Writing surveys that align with study objectives 
Developing existing solutions, as well as playing a main role in innovating new off-the-shelf products alongside team members and other internal teams
Working closely with 3rd Party panel partners and vendors to assess feasibility and costs for new briefs and potential projects
Assisting on the proposal writing process to ensure that methodologies and sample aspects are communicated clearly
Encouraging, inspiring and sharing knowledge with colleagues




A self-starter with 3-5 years of primary research, insights or data analytics experience from within the media/advertising industry, either client or agency side
Solid background in designing questionnaires, quality checking and analysing data
Be highly numerate and have an analytical mindset, with a genuine passion for research 
A confident communicator who is able to present to internal and external stakeholders
Be a team player who likes to get involved, encourage collaboration and help develop others
Have strong time management and project management skills 
Outstanding level of accuracy and attention to detail is a must
Experience translating large datasets into visually appealing and insightful findings
Vast knowledge of the media landscape
Literate and proficient in PowerPoint and Excel, Google Suite is a plus
Statistical knowledge for sampling, weighting, interpretation of statistical significance
Strong verbal and written communication skills
To be educated to degree level (or equivalent) in a business discipline or equivalent business experience



In return for your skills we offer a generous salary  and other benefits including :


  • Flexible working/remote working for the moment until Post-Covid
  • Fidelity Pension
  • AXA Private Health Insurance
  • Life Assurance
  • 25 days holidays pa with option to purchase an additional 10 extra days
  • Gym membership discounts
  • Family friendly policies: Childcare vouchers /Maternity/Paternity/Adoption/Parental leave 
  • Season ticket loans/Car benefits/ £1000 Cycle to Work scheme
  • £1000 refer a friend scheme
  • Unum Lifeworks – private & confidential helpline
  • Discounts and savings on shopping and much more…

Nielsen is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

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As the arbiter of truth, Nielsen Global Media fuels the media industry with unbiased, reliable data about what people watch and listen to. To discover what’s true, we measure across all channels and platforms⁠—from podcasts to streaming TV to social media. And when companies and advertisers are armed with the truth, they have a deeper understanding of their audiences and can accelerate growth. 

Do you want to move the industry forward with Nielsen? Our people are the driving force. Your thoughts, ideas and expertise can propel us forward. Whether you have fresh thinking around maximizing a new technology or you see a gap in the market, we are here to listen and take action. Our team is made strong by a diversity of thoughts, experiences, skills, and backgrounds. You’ll enjoy working with smart, fun, curious colleagues, who are passionate about their work. Come be part of a team that motivates you to do your best work!