FMCG Consultant

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia | Global Markets | Full-time


Since 2002, Quantium has combined the best of human and artificial intelligence to power possibilities for individuals, organisations and society. Whether it be building forecasting engines that are driving down food wastage or creating mapping tools to support targeted measures in combatting human trafficking, Quantium believes in better goods, services, experiences, and championing the benefits of data for a brighter future.


This is an exciting opportunity for an FMCG insights and analytics expert to make the move into Australia’s leading analytics company. Our partnership with Woolworths means that we have unparalleled access to customer behaviour data of over 10 million customers that we leverage to provide insights for Woolworths and our 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 Opportunity


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. At the moment, our team is working remotely from home, however, typically this role will be based in Quantium’s head office with some travel required to client offices within the Sydney region (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, market trends, and overall strategy. You will have a flair for relationship management, an analytical mind, a thirst for understanding customers and thrive in a collaborative environment.


As part of your role, you will:


  • Partner with a portfolio of approx. 2-3 FMCG clients, building relationships, understanding their business needs, working in collaboration with our team of technical analysts and interrogating data with Quantiums tools to provide analytical recommendations and solutions to client problems 
  • Be accountable for identifying commercial opportunities and delivering return-on-investment for your clients
  • Advocate for Quantium’s analytical products e.g. Q.Checkout, Q.Shelf, Q.Shopper, and Q.Promotions
  • Leveraging these tools to provide insights or working in collaboration with our 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 
  • 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 will be highly regarded
  • Knowledge and experience interpreting large data sets (e.g. customer/shopper data) and deriving relevant insights to solve commercial problems
  • We will also consider candidates with similar experience in a consulting environment (FMCG industry experienced will be highly regarded)  
  • Excellent client management capability and confident presentation skills
  • 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


We are passionate about creating opportunities for ourselves and each other. You will have access to relevant, meaningful, and actionable learning. We are growing our technical, professional, and leadership capabilities through our robust internal learning curriculum, team knowledge-sharing sessions, and our mentoring program.


We also believe there is more to a successful career than just hard work and recognise the need to balance personal and family commitments with work. We enjoy weekly group fitness sessions, team sports, and well-being resources. You'll also enjoy plenty of social events, including company overnight trips, and our world-class offices are fitted out with games and stocked with food and drink all year round.


Quantium are an equal opportunity employer and values 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.