Senior Insight Manager

Edge by Ascential
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We're looking for a Senior Insight Manager to join our team in London as part of our Content function.

As part of our Insights Team, you will be responsible for ensuring that Edge by Ascential customers are deriving maximum value from their subscription. This role is responsible for the servicing of a portfolio of Consumer and Professional manufacturer clients across EMEA. 

The Insight Manager will act as a key point of contact for the client, and will be responsible for delivering on our core insights missions: 

Drive & Engage: Support clients with the delivery of relevant, actionable, performance enhancing insights, leveraging their subscribed solutions and in line with their objectives 

Champion: Enabling your clients to win, by placing eCom best practice and expertise  at the heart of your work and engagements 

Collaborate: With stakeholders externally and internally, to deliver a consistent and aligned insights experience for your clients 


  • Ensure customer satisfaction, leading to renewal and expansion 

  • Deliver and capture tangible ''value generation'' as part of the customer satisfaction plan

  • Identify opportunities for expansion and proactively work with sales function 


Key Responsibilities 

  • Define and deliver the client insight support plan, placing value at the heart of everything you do

  • Develop and maintain relationships with key clients stakeholders from an insights perspective  eg eCom Managers, Market SPOCs, Global SPOCs, Account Managers, eContent Managers  

  • Promote & deliver a professional service including in-depth analysis and recommendations of a high standard -  both in the content and delivery 

  • Coordinate and collaborate internally and externally  to ensure consistency of approach across markets

  • Monitor customer satisfaction; work with account managers, program managers, and line manager to proactively identify and address customer questions and issues 

  • Be the voice of the customer in relation to other Edge functions (Product management,

  • Operations, Customer support, Sales, and Management)

This list is not exhaustive and there may be other activities you are required to deliver.

Your Experience

  • eCommerce experience in the Consumer and Professional Goods manufacturer or retail

  • sectors (3+ years)

  • Experience in category management, shopper marketing or trade marketing with

  • renowned e-retailers - FMCG highly desirable

  • Understanding of eCommerce performance elements/dynamics/fundamentals – i.e. SEO, Taxonomy, Enhanced content

  • Strong understanding of Amazon platform and ideally experience having worked with the Amazon account on eCommerce optimization 

  • Demonstrable experience and understanding of Manufacturer/Retailer eCommerce

  • relationship

  • Must have  experience in Quantitative Research, ideally within brand 

  • A plus to have full-service experience, Project Management as well as Insight. 

  • Exceptional communicator (written and verbally) and must have proven client management experience 

  • Proven in developing and landing actionable insights for the client’s organisation 

  • Data analysis, from manipulation, to design and delivery

  • Tangible experience on looking at data, and identifying patterns that can give actionable business decisions to clients

  • Excel is a must and any other analytics tools (Tableau, Looker, Power BI) are desirable 

  • Great communication skills are key - being clear, confident, persuasive and empathetic – with clients and colleagues

  • You will be expected to contribute to our collaborative culture, with a can-do attitude and a positive approach to your work 

  • We operate a very open culture and are always keen to provide our people with opportunities to grow 

  • You will demonstrate a passion for brands and comms, a willingness to learn and a desire and hunger to improve your skills 

  • Statistics background would be a plus

  • This role reports to our Head of Insights.

  • The successful candidate will also follow a structured and comprehensive onboarding program upon joining. 


What We Offer

Our benefits package incorporates what we’re passionate about – unlocking your future, overall well-being and sustainability – whilst giving you control over your benefits.

  • 25 days of holiday per year – with the option to buy or sell between 1-5 days 

  • Great learning and development opportunities 

  • Pension, Private Medical and Dental Insurance plans

  • Life Assurance; Income Protection and Critical Illness covers 

  • Option to opt into the Ascential Shares Scheme 

  • Volunteering opportunities 

  • Season ticket loans 

We also place great importance on health, lifestyle and wellbeing consistently, and offer flexible benefit packages.


Inclusive Workforce

At Ascential, our goal is to create a culture where individuals of all backgrounds feel comfortable in bringing their authentic selves to work. We want all Ascential people to feel included and truly empowered to contribute fully to our vision and goals.

Everyone who applies will receive fair consideration for employment. We do not discriminate based upon race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, gender identity, national origin, disability, or any other applicable legally protected characteristics in the location in which the candidate is applying.

If you have any accessibility requirements that would make you more comfortable during the application and interview process, please let us know so that we can support you.

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About Edge    

Edge by Ascential™ delivers some of the industry’s most accurate and actionable sales-driving data, insights and advisory solutions for global brands and retailers looking to win in today’s ecommerce-driven world. 

Formerly Brand View, Clavis Insight, One Click Retail and PlanetRetail RNG, Edge by Ascential was launched in October of 2018, bringing four brands under one roof. Our market leading products are a product of our people and we are always in the market for top talent. 

If you are interested in progressing your career, this position represents a great opportunity to join our team at an exciting stage in its development and expansion. Edge is headquartered in London, with offices in the USA, UK, China, Germany and France. Find out more at 

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