Research Analyst

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comparethemarket.com

Full-time
Peterborough
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As a Research Analyst at comparethemarket.com, you’ll deliver market and customer insights to help shape the future of our products and services. 


Our Data Insights team at comparethemarket.com is expanding. You will be working with and reporting in to our Research Manager and as a small team of 2 – as part of a wider Research and Analytics team - your role will be vital in our success. You’ll enjoy working with a wide range of stakeholders; including Marketing, Product and Commercial Finance. You will have the opportunity to be involved in strategy development and shape our business with your recommendations. 


In this role you will deliver and maintain external benchmarking of all products in order to help the business understand its position in the price comparison market and its relative performance to key competitors. You will use a combination of primary quantitative research and desk-side research to build and maintain market performance reporting for all of our products. You will monitor competitor performance and identify new opportunities for growth. Communication, collaboration and influencing will be vital to your role, you will share customer and market insight with the wider business and make recommendations on possible actions in response to the insight. We have a goal to become number 1 in all of the markets that we are present in and the insights you produce will be integral to ensuring the correct decisions are made in order to help us achieve that goal.


What will it take to be successful as a Research Analyst? 

You’ll have outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills

You’ll have the ability to translate data and statistics into actionable insight

You’ll have some experience of collecting, cleansing and analysing third party data

You’ll have some experience of collecting data via primary research (interviews, surveys and questionnaires)

You’ll be comfortable with analysing and visualising large datasets

You’ll have excellent communication and presentation skills

You’ll be able to identify business objectives to be fulfilled through the research process

Preferably a Member or Certified Member of Market Research Society but not essential

Experience of using SQL would be advantageous but not essential


Why choose us? 

You might already know us - we're the ones with the Meerkats! Compare the Market has helped revolutionise the insurance market and have been growing rapidly since starting in 2006. Variety is the spice of life and we are inspired to experience different parts of the business via different projects, teams or products: there are no barriers! Everyone has a voice and everybody has the opportunity to make an impact that touches thousands of customers. Perhaps most importantly, you will have the chance to work with some outstanding people in a fun and thriving environment.  

To learn more about what it’s like to work at comparethemarket visit https://www.bglgroup.co.uk/comparethemarket/life-at  


We grow because we are…  

We are AMBITIOUS. We’re obsessed with delivering for our customers. We’re relentless in driving exceptional standards. We act boldly and take personal accountability. 

   

We are CREATIVE. We think differently and disrupt markets to benefit consumers. We use technology to innovate. We try new things, fail fast and apply our learning's. 

   

We are AUTHENTIC. We’re open, transparent and build trust. We challenge positively. We enjoy what we do and have fun doing it. 

   

We are UNITED. We’re one BGL. We respect, encourage and care for each other. We work, grow and win together.  

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