Data Analyst – Benchmarketing Apprentice

Vacancy Details

  • Omnicom Media Group UK

  • London

Data Analyst
£17k per annum (increasing to £18.5k after 6 months, £21.5k after 12 months and £23.5k at 18 months)

About us

Benchmarketing is Omnicom Media Group’s Knowledge Consultancy and Marketing Effectiveness Specialist. We have collated many years of marketing effectiveness knowledge based on norms and meta-analysis across sectors including utilities, FMCG, health and beauty, automotive, leisure, finance, retail, transport and entertainment. Benchmarketing can take this category knowledge and understanding of what is normal and what leaders do differently in business and use this to benchmark everything from brand perceptions to digital metrics, from channel planning to ROI.

We are also the team that monitor the Government spend, and outcomes data,  for Manning Gottlieb OMD’s  OmniGOV team.  This involves collating and analysing post campaign analyses and close working with the OmniGOV team.


The Role

We are recruiting apprentices to the group to help continue with the knowledge system building, and with the important Government benchmark database.
They will help compile material into the knowledge system, and run analysis and reports for key categories, brands to feed back into that system.   They will help create , visualisations and automate the Government files and database. They will work closely with our full-time consultant managers


Government Benchmark database maintenance

  • Work under a Manager to help add new data to the Government benchmark databases held by Omnigov and the Benchmarketing team
  • Reporting and visualisation
  • Automation of quality checks, and of data loading – R / Python /Datorama


Knowledge system development and maintenance

  • Help populate and maintain the OMG knowledge system – KnowledgeHub
  • Be responsible for compiling information into the system, editing and summarizing e.g. results reports and research papers, analysing data to create norms and averages, interpreting findings
  • Derive new ways to get data into the system – automation and coding – R / Python skills

Agency relationships

  • Developing day to day relationships, supporting users of the knowledge system in the agencies and the Government databases within OmniGOV
  • Provide appropriate service levels to the agencies working with an analyst / manager

Client relationships

  • Support the team on consultancy engagements with Government clients
  • Update / build full datasets for agency pitch analysis from the knowledge database content
  • Provide high quality visualizations and output of the data we hold and learn to talk through this with agency clients


Key attributes /critical skills

  • Energetic, determined and proactive
  • Interested / Curious about Brands, Businesses and Government, Marketing and Media
  • Willing to learn / self-teach new skills
  • Collaborative
  • Hard working, organized, Good written skills
  • Great Microsoft Office especially Excel skills
  • Ability to work with a large amount of data and with high level of accuracy
  • Highly numerate, but not necessarily highly statistically trained.
  • Ability to handle multiple requests at a time


Location: Bankside,  90 Southwark street, London SE1 0SW     Predominantly office based

Pay: £17k per annum (increasing to £18.5k after 6 months, £21.5k after 12 months and £23.5k at 18 months)