Data Science Leader - Chicago
IRI is a leading provider of big data, predictive analytics and forward-looking insights that help CPG, OTC health care, retailers and media companies to grow their businesses. With the largest repository of purchase, media, social, causal and loyalty data, all integrated on an on-demand cloud-based technology platform, IRI helps to guide its more than 5,000 clients around the world in their quests to remain relentlessly relevant, capture market share, connect with consumers and deliver market-leading growth. A confluence of major external events-a revolution in consumer buying, big data coming into its own, advanced analytics and automated consumer activation-is leading to a seismic shift in drivers of success in all industries.
Our Product Team is growing fast to meet the demands of a dynamic marketplace. IRI continues to deliver innovative products across the range of marketing activities, including media, price, promotion, assortment, new product innovation, retail, and omni-channel distribution.
We've developed and integrated the world's largest purchase data sets to help our clients maximize sales and ROI for marketing investments. Our Data Science Leaders develop and deploy products to CPG manufacturers, retailers, and media to provide a view of what consumers and shoppers do, an understanding of why and recommendations to optimize sales performance.
Do you have deep analytic acumen? Can you meet and exceed revenue and profitability goals? Can you develop profitable, long-term, and material client engagements and establish the IRI brand as an indispensable partner within the CPG, Retailer and Media communities? Then this position is for you! Salary is negotiable and commensurate with experience.
Skills and Experience
To be successful you must possess the ability to execute upon the following:
What does IRI do, and who do we serve?
At IRI, we work with over 95% of the Fortune Global 500 in CPG and retail, providing them with:
As one of the original innovators in Big Data, IRI integrates the world's largest set of otherwise disconnected purchase, media, social, causal and loyalty data to help CPG, retail, over-the-counter health care and media companies grow their businesses. We combine this data with predictive analytics to uncover new consumer insights and integrate them on the most technologically-advanced, cloud-based visualization platform. Learn more
We offer a comprehensive benefit package
We're thrilled we get to work on the most interesting business challenges facing the CPG and retail industries. We regularly uncover new "aha moments!" by closely collaborating with our colleagues and developing competencies centered around the following values: Integrity, Servant Leadership, Inclusivity, Accountability, Discipline, Entrepreneurship, and Respect.
IRI is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is available here: DOL Poster. IRI is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.