Manager of Analytics and Insights

Analytics New York, New York


Position at Havas

The Manager of Analytics is a lead data strategist in a creative world – the intersection of poets and quants.  Responsible as much for data-inspired thought leadership and education as developing measurement approaches across a number of major clients. 

Role and Responsibilities
The Manager is the day-to-day leader of analytics for each account.  He/she must also work collaboratively with Planning, UX, Tech, Social and Account teams.  The team works across all aspects of analytics with a heavy emphasis on digital, pulling from both structured/unstructured, online/offline, quant/qualitative data sources to tell a compelling story.  They are responsible for setting measurement strategy and working with clients to develop insights on engagement, optimization and return.  Within the creative agency there is also a great deal of up-front research and forecasting for new business pitches.

  • Intellectually curious: Has a naturally curious mind and a desire to frame and solve business problems. Actively seeks out best-in-class capabilities.
  • Critical thinker: Strong quantitative and qualitative analytics skills and the ability to go beyond findings to insights and actionable recommendations.
  • Collaborative: Works well in a collaborative team environment between analysts, internal teams, external partners & clients.
  • Self-starter: A self-motivated individual who can take limited direction and produce tangible results. Proactively develops out-of-the-box solutions with the available tools and resources.
  • Technology forward: Has an interest in technology, and knows the relevant tools and tricks. User or at least strong understanding of emerging social platforms and how to measure them.
  • Communication: Clear and persuasive oral and written communication skills; an active listener and concise presenter.
  • Positive attitude: Can-do attitude; finds the bright side of even stressful situations and is willing to learn from them.
  • Consultant mindset: identifies problems then designs and implements solutions
  • Mentor: enjoys working with, teaching, and empowering team members to succeed.

Skills & Experience:

  • 3 - 5 years of business experience with a majority of experience in a client-facing analytics / consultant role with at least 2 years managing others.
  • Bachelors in engineering, math, statistics, economics or other quant focused studies.
  • Experience managing client relationships
  • Thorough understanding of online marketing and the associated metrics in media, web & social. Specifically experience using DCM, Google Analytics, Adobe Sitecatalyst and Target
  • Proven ability to extract insights from research tools such as Simmons or MRI
  • Experience developing testing strategies and interpreting results.
  • Experience with data visualization tools such as Tableau
  • Relevant experience working in R, SAS, or SPSS.
  • Embodies Havas values

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