Sodexo is seeking a Senior Data Analyst / Research Manager, in the strategy team of Corporate Services segment, North America. The position plays an essential role in the segment and is responsible for: identify growth opportunities via data analytics, design various models to accelerate growth, and lead digital projects to help Sodexo become a client / consumer centric organization. The candidate needs to work closely with the senior leadership team to provide data analytics expertise in strategic planning, sales planning, operation optimization, innovation, and digital transformation. The candidate will work in a virtual capacity.
The preferred candidate will have the following background/skillsets:
This position plays an essential role in the strategic planning team and supports the segment to implement its strategies and deliver the growth objectives. Key responsibilities include: identify growth opportunities via analyzing large scale of internal and external data. Support strategic planning and other key functions via providing expertise in data analytics. Lead digital transformation projects and work closely with senior leadership team and global/regional IT and digital teams. The preferred candidate must have excellent capabilities in data analytics, strong business acumen, strategic thinking skills, leadership and willingness to work in a highly dynamic environment.
Oversees the competitive intelligence and market research functions within Sodexo. Organizes the process of gathering, analyzing and communicating data on Competitors (traditional and potential new entrants in our markets and services). Manages directly and/or supervises the management of market research projects (related to existing and new clients markets and services). Prepares related reports, briefings and presentations to Senior Management for use in strategy decision making.
Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor’s Degree
Basic Management Experience - 3 years
Basic Functional Experience - 3 year in research-related experience
Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.