FMCG Consultant - Sydney

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Full-time

For over 16 years Quantium have combined the best of human and artificial intelligence to power possibilities for individuals, organisations and society. Our solutions make sense of what has happened and what will, could or should be done to re-shape industries and societies around the needs of the people they serve.


This is an incredible opportunity for a motivated account or sales manager to make the move into consulting with Australia’s leading analytics company. Our partnership with Woolworths means that we have un-paralelled access to customer behaviour data of over 10 million customers that we leverage to provide insights for Woolworths and FMCG supplier clients. Among Quantium’s growing portfolio of clients include some impressive blue-chip brands like Coca Cola Amatil, Mondelez, Reckitt Benckiser and Unilever.


The Role


This role sits within our driven, passionate and friendly FMCG team – we thrive within Quantium’s unique, fast-paced environment and we also know how to enjoy and celebrate our successes. This role will be based in Quantium’s head office in Sydney CBD with some travel required to client offices (normally 1 to 3 days per week depending on client’s needs).


In this role, you will be providing answers to key business questions around promotional activities, category range, marketing and overall strategy. You will have a flair for relationship management,  an analytical mind, a thirst for understanding customers and thrive in an collaborative environment.


As part of your role, you will:


  • Manage and own a portfolio of approx. 3-4 FMCG clients, building relationships, understanding their business needs and delivering solutions through action orientated analytics (in collaboration with our technical analytsts)
  • You will be accountable for identifying commercial opportunities and delivering return-on-investment for your clients
  • Advocate for Quantium’s products e.g. Checkout, Q.Shelf, Q.Shopper and Q.Promotions
    • Leveraging these tools to provide insights or working in collaboration with Analysts to conduct a deep-dive or bespoke analysis
    • Using a trusted advisor approach to educate and demonstrate the value of Quantium’s products to drive uptake with clients and help them make better decisions on range, promotional effectiveness and marketing
  • Attending and participating in team meetings and knowledge sharing sessions


About you


  • Approximately 2-4 years of experience (with relevant tertiary qualifications) within a related role leveraging data to generate insights that solve business problems
    • Experience within an FMCG / supermarket business in buying, sales, marketing, media or an account management related role
    • We will also consider candidates with similar experience in a consulting environment (FMCG industry experienced required)  
  • A strong business development and commercial mindset
  • Excellent client leadership capability and confident presentation skills
  • Knowledge and experience interpreting large data sets (e.g. customer / shopper data) and deriving relevant insights to solve commercial problems
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced and regularly changing environment, juggling multiple stakeholders and projects
  • Loves collaborating within a supportive and high performing environment


More about Quantium

As one of the world’s fully diversified data science and AI leaders we operate across every sector of the economy and we’re growing fast - with growth comes opportunity! We’re passionate about building out our team of smart, fun, diverse and motivated people.


We combine a team of experts that spans data scientists, actuaries, statisticians, business analysts, strategy consultants, engineers, technologists, programmers, product developers, and futurists – all dedicated to harnessing the power of data to drive transformational outcomes for our clients.


We actively foster a culture where our people can stretch themselves to reach their full potential. We also know that work has to work for you, and modern life is fast paced and balance can be tricky. You want to work where you are respected and valued as an individual, not a number. Quantium embraces a flexible and supportive environment dedicated to powering possibilities for our team members, clients and partners.


Quantium are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We are a multicultural team of various beliefs, sexual orientations and gender identities. We celebrate our diversity of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status and disability status.


Please note, this role is not suitable for Graduates. If you are a graduate and you’d like information about our Graduate Academy please visit


If you submit an application or expression of interest to The Quantium Group Pty Ltd, we may disclose your application or expression of interest on a confidential basis to our related companies, and joint venture companies, including Quantium Health Pty Limited.  We will only make such disclosures for the purpose of considering your application or expression of interest and opportunities in those organisations.