Data Science Business Lead - Mace India

  • Gurugram, Haryana, India
  • Full-time
  • Career Site Team: Data Science

Job Description

Note : The team is building a pipeline to fill the upcoming role at a senior level.

The role entails owning the Data Science responsibility for a cluster of key clients on established and new product and services in India. It entails developing a partnership with internal stakeholders (commercial, customer success, product, global data science teams) to help meet their objectives. In addition, it involves deep client engagement to understand their strategic business needs, and concerns-so that we can offer appropriate solutions towards that end. 



Plan and prioritize key initiatives for India across the cluster of key clients in alignment with business leaders in commercial, customer success and product teams

Develop team & talent strategy to drive the vision of the Data Science organization.

Supporting senior DBLs for global escalated issues and complex matters.

Create an environment to encourage and drive innovation mindset and to leverage best-demonstrated practices across countries.

Stay connected to internal/external Data Science community to learn the newest Data Science & Technology solutions to be able to bring them to the market


Passionate about people,  problem solving, innovation and technology, you need to be experienced in connecting with stakeholders and clients proactively, finding ways to link client's needs with the business. An Innovative mindset (open to and comfortable with new tools, techniques) and  creativity is what we seek-coupled with a hunger to sharpen and evolve communication skills-to render complex concepts and solutions simple to clients. You also need to be able to guide and coach teams towards achieving the above-so leadership skills are a must. Last but not the least, the role requires one to operate with grace under pressure-as everyday is full of challenges-across clients. Converting these into opportunities with the right solutions is key. 


8+ years of experience in market research-preferably in Nielsen and retail audit

Level 5 within NIelsen

Solid understanding of CPG/FMCG Industry and Retail market impact on client’s business within the market.

Professionals with degrees involving subjects in statistical and maths.

Significant experience managing high performance and tech savvy teams

Analytical and Technical skills-Solid understanding  of Statistics and Data analysis


Additional Information

About NielsenIQ 

NielsenIQ is a global measurement and data analytics company that provides the most complete and trusted view available of consumers and markets worldwide. We provide consumer packaged goods manufacturers/fast-moving consumer goods and retailers with accurate, actionable information and insights and a complete picture of the complex and changing marketplace that companies need to innovate and grow. Our approach marries proprietary NielsenIQ data with other data sources to help clients around the world understand what’s happening now, what’s happening next, and how to best act on this knowledge.  We like to be in the middle of the action. That’s why you can find us at work in over 90 countries, covering more than 90% of the world’s population. For more information, visit

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