India / India / / Mumbai /


#: 743999740175236 / 50244651

Entry Level


Job Description

Research Associate – GRC, Kolkata

About this Job: To assist with report development and modification activities as per the client requirements by closely liaising with the Report Liaison/ On-shore stakeholders. 


  • Manages  Report Development and Change Management  activities for assigned countries / Clients.

  • Identifies opportunities to stabilise, simplify and automate the deliverables.

  • Performs in adherence to Nielsen/GRC quality performance, takes corrective action when required and provides RCA to Team Leader

  • Maintains successful and positive partnerships between country touch points:  Report Liaison, Client Liaison and Client Service 

  • Ensures customer requirements are understood, achievable and leading to sustainable BAU operations.

  • Implements best practice identified by other Report Center teams : Governance, Setup & Delivery, Report Liaison.


Typical Position Pre-requisites:

  • Graduate/ Post Graduate with subjects like Statistics, Economics, Mathematics etc. 

  • Good working knowledge of Advanced excel, Macros and Tableau. 

  • Basic understanding of R, Python can be helpful, but not mandatory. 

  • Willingness to work in evening shifts 

  • Understanding of Market Research is preferred. 

  • Strong Analytical, Consultative and Customer Service skills

  • Effective oral and written communication skills


Values and Behaviors:


Engages in simplifying processes or key work activities

Translates strategy and objectives to easily understood, actionable messages for associates

Conducts internal and external business dealings with straightforward approach

Ensures communication to stakeholders  is clear and succinct


Builds collaborative relationships within and across teams and services.

Works for the success of the team and balances their own needs within the larger organization

Integrates resources across the company to deliver “one Nielsen” to clients 


Creates a climate of engagement and sharing within and across the organization.

Focuses on providing the best solutions to clients and/or end-users, regardless of the source.

Implement best practices, ideas and solutions from outside their own area.


Candidates must have strong problem-solving skills, be self-directed and capable of working with minimal supervision. 


NielsenIQ is a global measurement and data analytics company that provides the most complete and trusted view available of consumers and markets worldwide. We provide consumer packaged goods manufacturers/fast-moving consumer goods and retailers with accurate, actionable information and insights and a complete picture of the complex and changing marketplace that companies need to innovate and grow. Our approach marries proprietary NielsenIQ data with other data sources to help clients around the world understand what’s happening now, what’s happening next, and how to best act on this knowledge.  We like to be in the middle of the action. That’s why you can find us at work in over 90 countries, covering more than 90% of the world’s population. For more information, visit


NielsenIQ is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.