Staff Consultant, A&I
- 515 N State St, Chicago, IL 60654, USA
- Employees can work remotely
Cardinal Path, part of Dentsu, is a leading digital analytics and digital marketing firm focused on delivering insight, understanding and outcomes that create competitive advantage for our clients. We engage at the strategic, business, and technical levels to generate tangible and quantifiable value for our partners. Our clients include brands such as Bridgestone, Johnson and Johnson, Pfizer, Asics and hundreds of others. Cardinal Path’s mission is: To know. To Share. To be our Partners’ competitive advantage. And our company culture reflects the importance of our people’s’ expertise, wellness and happiness in everything we do.
The Staff Consultant role at Cardinal Path is designed for people who have some exposure to digital analysis or digital business intelligence but really want to grow existing skills and learn new skills. Areas of growth include (but are not limited to) data visualization, data science, customer analysis, and testing strategies. If this is the right role for you, then read on.
You are a natural problem solver and a quick learner. You enjoy working with data because it’s like a mystery to be solved. You do not give up easily and you know how to separate the signal from the noise. You also enjoy working with people because you can both listen and translate data into meaningful business actions. You are not afraid to re-work a hypothesis. You finding those actionable insights that make clients want to keep coming back to you.
In this role, you will have the opportunity to work with industry thought leaders and world class clients. We will teach you our analytic methodologies which will be executed through both automated reporting and ongoing analysis.
Document and critically assess the client’s business and analysis questions; develop complex metric guides to answer these client queries
Grow positive client relationships and trust through strong work and timely responsivity
Understand the infrastructure whereby data is collected, either on a website or via media tools; use debugging tools regularly
Lead data pull methodology from various web analytics and media analytics tools
Develop visuals to explain data trends, either via dashboarding or data visualization tools
Provide deep analysis of data; extract & communicate a ‘data story’, inclusive of visuals, to answer the client’s business needs
Develop clear, effective, on-the-fly communications in response to client queries
Manage multiple tasks across multiple projects in a timely manner
Serve as a mentor to entry-level team members
Bachelor’s degree (quantitative field preferred)
2 - 3 years of business analysis focusing on performance optimization
2 - 3 years of continuous work with digital analysis tools, such as Google Analytics or Adobe Analytics
Excellent communication skills including verbal, written and data visualization
Very strong skills in Excel and PowerPoint
2 to 3 years working in a professional services organization, such as an advertising agency, media agency or management consultancy
1 - 2 years experience presenting analysis and insights to stakeholders/clients
Ability to manage time effectively across competing priorities
Use sound judgment to identify issues and escalate them when appropriate
Takes constructive feedback well and not afraid to ask questions when help is needed
Experience with data visualization tools such as Tableau, Domo, Data Studio or Power BI
Contribute to improvements in processes used by analysts
Giving constructive feedback/mentorship to less experienced colleagues
Ability to collaborate effectively on a workstream
What will make you stand out
Demonstrated passion for the field of analytics; ability to pick up new skills proactively
Understanding of major digital marketing channels, such as paid search and programmatic display
Exposure to advanced web analytics methodologies such A/B testing, attribution, survey analysis
Experience gathering and documenting business requirements for analytics initiatives
Experience presenting analysis to clients or stakeholders
Comfortable taking initiative while executing a project
Employees from diverse or underrepresented backgrounds encouraged to apply. Dentsu (the "Company") is committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee of the Company, on the basis of age, sex, sexual orientation, race, color, creed, religion, ethnicity, national origin, alienage or citizenship, disability, marital status, veteran or military status, genetic information, or any other legally-recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. Applicants with disabilities may be entitled to reasonable accommodation under the terms of the Americans with Disabilities Act and/or certain state or local laws. A reasonable accommodation is a change in the way things are normally done that will ensure an equal employment opportunity without imposing an undue hardship on the Company. Please contact [email protected] if you need assistance completing any forms or to otherwise participate in the application process or to request or discuss an accommodation in connection with a job at the Company to which you are applying.