Graduate Marketing Analyst

Entry Level: Recent Graduates and Students London, England


Position at Mediacom

Please note we are only accepting candidates who are available to start immediately.

About Business Science

• Business Science is MediaCom’s specialist marketing analytics team. We’re the biggest analytics team in any agency and are currently a team of 45+ over 4 offices in the UK – this would be joining our biggest team in our office in Holborn.
• We work with more than 55 of the UK’s most well-known brands and analyse over £600m of communications spend each year.
• We have a brilliant training scheme within the department, helping Graduates to develop skills in R coding and Data Visualisation, giving great Presentations and becoming Excel masters!
• Our work is recognised across the industry through numerous award wins and shortlists including a MediaWeek award for Econometrics, Marketing Week Award for Insight Innovation, Newsworks Effectiveness Award and more.

The Team

• Business Science is a friendly team – our culture is very much about sharing the load and there is always someone willing to help you out, whether by sharing their knowledge and experience or by getting hands on. Junior members of staff benefit from nurturing by senior and experienced staff
• We ensure everyone develops to their full potential whilst allowing them to focus on what most interests them specifically. Each of our new graduates gets a buddy to help them navigate their first year in the job.
• We have our own social committee that organises events across the year – previously as a department we’ve done Paddleboarding on the Thames, Zorb Football, Crystal Maze and the London Dungeons. The highlight of every year is our annual Afternoon in the Park and of course the Department Christmas Party.
• Being part of MediaCom also means we get to take advantage of all the events in the office as well: the Christmas and Summer parties, inspiration days, lunch and learns, social club, and much more.

The role

Graduate Econometricians are key members of the Business Science team, helping with quantitative analysis to understand and measure the effect of marketing on sales. They will have significant responsibility across all aspects of client projects.

The role of Graduate Econometrician involves:
• Working on projects using quantitative analysis to measure the effect that marketing activity has on sales
• Significant responsibility working across all aspects of a given project
• Working closely with clients and various account groups within the agency

3 best things about the job:
• Using data to help inform marketing decisions that you can see in the real world
• Working with a great network of internal colleagues and external clients
• Continuous learning and development with the best in the industry

In three months, you would have:
Helped process data using a range of processes, namely Excel and R
Built/updated econometric models for key business metrics

In six months, you would have:
Inputted into client presentations
Learnt how to process and manage large data sets (using R)

In twelve months, you would have:
Taken responsibility for data collection for key clients
Presented sections of the analysis to key stakeholders

Essential Skills, Knowledge and Experience

• Academic experience of time series econometrics would be desirable
• High numeracy with the ability to convert analysis into real world actionable solutions
• The right candidate would have an inquisitive mind, is enthusiastic and eager to learn and happy to ask questions
• Experience with problem solving through data
• Keen to make a difference for our clients 
• Good knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint
• Ambitious, determined and self-motivated
• Keen interest in media and marketing
• Knowledge of common econometrics programs, R or other coding programs and SPSS would be desirable

We are an equal opportunities employer. All GroupM agencies are equal opportunities employers and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, gender identity, disability, culture/religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.