Senior Insight Analyst (Beauty and Supplier Insights)

Job reference: 149235BR 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
Senior Insight Analyst (Beauty and Supplier Insights)

Join one of the fastest growing teams in Walgreens Boots Alliance. As part of Beauty and Supplier Insights you will be part of a high performing team who are instrumental in supporting our great brands and categories grow their business through understanding customer behaviour.

About the opportunity

We have big ambitions. We hope you do too. Working in our insights and analytics team, you’ll be delivering strategic analytical insights and solutions, working with a wide range of stakeholders across our business to drive commercial advantage by putting the customer at the heart of the decision-making process. We work with both internal and external data including data from our 17 million Advantage Card holders providing us with unrivalled insight into our customers.
Our ideal candidates will have a mix of commercial understanding, a passion for turning insight into action and strong analysis skills.

• Act as a key partner to our commercial and marketing teams, supporting them in developing their activity, shaping the future of our business by providing customer focussed insights and wider business and market context including competitor trends and performance.
• Build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders to advise on best data solutions and champion the voice of the customer.
• Provide strategic solutions to key business questions through bespoke analysis, from writing a brief right through to impactful delivery of results and recommendations.
• Proactive use of data to identify and quantify possible commercial advantage opportunities, influencing and driving the business for the best outcome.
• Identify and drive the business performance through holistic provision of insight, seamlessly integrating internal and external sources with management of risk as required.
• Act as mentor and support to other insight analysts.

About you

• Experience of analysing large sets of data and exposure to a range of analytical tools and techniques.
• Experience of extracting and manipulating large data sets through SQL, SAS or similar query tools.
• An ability to see the bigger picture: a problem-solving approach that gets to the underlying business questions, using a variety of data sources and information.
• A proven track record in managing stakeholders, influencing and driving business direction and commercial decisions.
• Experience of presenting recommendations & solutions as well as insights to stakeholders who may not be analytically-minded or data savvy and championing the voice of the customer.
• Knowledge of wider consumer and customer trends that are influencing retail landscape and associated data sources.
• Excellent communication, organisational and project management skills; ability to handle multiple tasks through managing priorities and workload.
• Excellent attention to detail with a “Right First Time” approach in order to deliver best in class outputs.
• Experience of working within a retail business environment would be 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 Boots

Our mission is to help everyone to feel good. This starts internally – with every colleague and every team. In our stores and pharmacies, our warehouses and our Support Office, we work together, putting our customers first and our colleagues at the heart of everything we do. We aim to attract, develop and retain the best people, with a huge range of opportunities for you to continue to grow with us… just bring your passion and commitment and we’ll do the rest.

Diversity, equity and inclusion is at the centre of everything we do in our business. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, passionate about embracing the diversity of our colleagues and providing a positive and inclusive working environment for all.

We offer a variety of flexible working patterns to support our colleagues to achieve a good work life balance, just speak to our Recruitment team to find out more.

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