Senior Business Insights Analyst

Woolworths New Zealand

Location: Eden Terrace

Job Type: Full time


  • Bring your curious mindset and customer centricity

  • Opportunity to solidify your career in analytics and insights

  • Delve deep into one of NZ’s largest data sets

Ready to make an impact?

Our Analytics & Insights team are a positive and talented bunch of individuals who provide critical insights and analysis to all areas of our business and are key to driving our vision to be a leading, world-class, data-savvy retailer.

About the Role | Mō te Tūranga

This is a hands-on but also relationship-driven role and will require strong technical skills across data, analytics and insights as well as stakeholder management in order to facilitate the best business decisions for Countdown. This role is all about storytelling and bringing our stakeholders on the journey, you will translate complex technical information into simple and visually appealing presentations and reporting.

We develop analytics that connect commercial, operational, logistics, inventory and sales data to help our business make better business decisions. We crunch vast amounts of data to provide insights that deliver what is not immediately obvious to even savvy business experts. We partner with business owners in multi-functional agile teams to deliver reporting, deep dives on a given topic or a strategic presentation for a major initiative that is intuitive and easy to consume. Effective communication is vital to the success of this role.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Delivering insights that are accurate, timely and relevant

  • Enable the development and execution of business strategy

  • Deliver insights that are easy to consume and understand

  • Driving and understanding of the ‘so what’ that leads to business decisions

  • Pragmatic analytical angles that unlock the value of data

  • Source data from relevant systems such as SQL, Data Lakes, SAP

  • Develop and continuous improvement in data sets that enable improvement in analytical capabilities and business KPI’s

  • Mentor and coach more junior team members

  • Lead projects from beginning to end and effectively prioritise these

About You | Mōu

You should be an expert in Reporting & Post-Campaign Analytics interpretation to be able to hit the ground running from day one in this role. Leveraging your expertise across SQL, Tableau and Data Visualization tools. Understanding our customer behaviour and delivering timely, accurate and relevant data are some of the key strategic pillars in this role.

You will also come armed with

  • 5 years + experience in Analytics and Insights delivery

  • Commercial experience ( FMCG preferred)

  • Project management

  • Experience in extracting data or integrate data sets

  • Experience in presenting insights and recommendations to stakeholders at different levels

  • Experience in working with data analytics visualisation and workflow tools such as SQL, Tableau, Google Analytics

  • Having worked in a fast paced working environment

This really is a fantastic career opportunity - there are many examples of progression and promotions in this team-find out more today!

Working with Woolworths NZ | Me mahi tahi tatou ki Woolworths NZ

Our purpose is to make Kiwis' lives a little better every day.

We’re friendly, down-to-earth, and energetic - we work hard but we have a great time doing it, and we love what we do. There is plenty of scope for new ideas, lots of room for you to add value, and importantly, you’ll be working with a business that touches the lives of three million New Zealanders a week. We offer a diverse range of career opportunities across our ecosystem.


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Primary Connect

Wholesale Distributors Limited (Fresh Choice)

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