Assistant Analytics and Insight Manager

Job reference: 147654BR Previous
Location: Nottingham Support Office
Function area: Insight and Analytics
Shift pattern: Full-time
Contract type: Permanent
Hours per week: Over 35 hours per week
Assistant Analytics and Insight Manager – Entrepreneurial Brands

Working within the Global Insights team this is an exciting opportunity to act as an assistant analytics and insights partner to the No7 Beauty Company’s Beauty/Entrepreneurial insight teams. Working with a diverse portfolio of beauty brands and upholding the Global Insights vision ‘To be the headlights of the organisation by amplifying the voice of the consumer to deliver compelling insights that inspire action’.

About the opportunity

Working collaboratively with the Insight Managers and Insight Lead to support the Beauty/Entrepreneurial Insight team in:

• Using multiple sources of insight & data, selecting the right data or insight approach to match the business need you’ll help provide clear understanding of and direction for skincare category & brands.
• Capturing, understanding and communicating cultural, category & consumer insight: consumers behaviour, beliefs, attitudes and motivations to inspire growth of key brands in No7 Beauty Company portfolio
• Global brand annual planning, brand building and innovation pipeline processes by applying the core concepts of Insight Synthesis, Communication & Judgement to support the setting of long & short-term direction for brands
o Communicating the critical elements of consumer insight in a compelling and inspiring way, ensuring that insight is targeted at the right business partners and driving key actions & decisions. Ensuring key insights are well understood across the business & recommendations are delivered with integrity, objectivity and with the voice of the consumer at the forefront
• Act as a key partner to the No7 Beauty Company in order to understand business challenges and add value through consumer insight and analytics to drive our brand strategies and commercial decisions; specifically supporting 2 entrepreneurial brands (Botanics and Sleek, with additional support on key brands Liz Earle and Soap&Glory where needed), product, and local marketing teams, as well as supporting on broader skincare category insight initiatives
• Working with rostered agencies and senior members of the team you’ll scope, design and lead research projects as well as use in-house DIY survey tools to shape business decisions according the cross category and brand priorities

About you

• Data & Insight Analysis and Integration: you’ll have evidence of being able to select, integrate and manipulate multiple sources of insight and data in order to generate insights and tell compelling stories.
o Proficient in Excel and PowerPoint with the ability to manipulate and visualise data in a compelling way
o Exposure to external data platforms and insight solutions such as Kantar, IRi, NPD, Euromonitor, Similarweb, and Pulsar is desirable
o Ability in extracting and manipulating large data sets through SQL, R, Python or similar querying and analytical tools would be advantageous
• Primary Research: The ideal candidate will have experience of managing consumer & brand development market research projects
• Partnering & Teamwork: Good interpersonal and emerging influencing skills, you’ll be able to show how you’ve built and maintained strong relationships with business partners and are able to challenge and support appropriately to optimise delivery. Team working & multi-functional collaboration: you’ll be able to demonstrate flexibility and work collaboratively with different functions and experts
• Able to see the bigger picture: you’ll have experience of placing a business issue in a wider context of all the available data and information
• You’ll be of degree calibre ideally with 2 or more years of experience in client-side, agency and / or consultancy roles. Experience of Beauty, Personal Care, Toiletries categories an advantage.


We have a great range of benefits that go beyond salary and offer flexibility to suit you:
• Competitive salary
• Maternity / Paternity / Adoption leave pay
• Boots Pension Scheme
• Competitive holiday allowance
• Generous staff discount (Boots, Boot Opticians and Boots Hearing Care)
• £100 gift card for colleagues expecting/adopting a baby
• Access to corporate discounts, including retail, cinema, holidays etc (UK only)
• Discretionary annual bonus scheme
• Access to our Employee Assistance Programme
• Flexible benefits scheme (via salary sacrifice) including financial wellbeing support, gym membership, dental cover, life assurance, restaurant discount cards, activity passes, holiday buying and much more (exclusions may apply, eligible roles only)
• Onsite staff shop, opticians, gym, coffee shops, cafeteria, dry cleaning service and excellent travel links
*All rewards and benefits are subject to change and eligibility.

Why No7 Beauty Company

No7 Beauty Company is the new face of beauty and creates the best in beauty for everyone.

We bring a collection of trusted, affordable beauty brands for every skin type, ethnicity, age, and texture. We’re proud of our stand-out portfolio of iconic, global beauty brands, including No7, Liz Earle Beauty Company, Botanics, Soap & Glory, Sleek MakeUp and YourGoodSkin.

Our collection of inclusive and innovative beauty brands has a rich heritage of over 85 years in beauty and skincare. We are powered by our diverse people, these loved brands and - with listening at the heart of our strategy - a deep understanding of our customers.

We’re serious about championing change, building purposeful brands and acting responsibly to make a difference.

What’s next

If your application is successful, our in-house recruitment team will be in touch to arrange an interview and to answer any initial questions you have. If you have not been successful on this occasion you will be notified by email.
If you have any questions about this vacancy, please contact