Kantar is home to some of the world's leading research, data and insights brands. Individually, brands such as Kantar Millward Brown, Kantar TNS, Kantar Media and Kantar Worldpanel are famous and highly respected experts in their fields. Collectively, they offer the most complete view of consumers – the way they live, shop, vote, watch and tweet – in over a hundred countries worldwide. For the benefit of our clients, Kantar connects these specialists as well as providing access to the wider WPP group of companies and other partners.
KANTAR IS COMPRISED OF 9 SPECIALISED OPERATING BRANDS, EACH OF THEM WORLD-CLASS IN ITS PARTICULAR SPHERE OF EXPERTISE.
At Kantar, we have the most complete view of consumers globally – the way they live, shop, vote, watch and post – and help brands turn that insight in to growth. Want to understand humans better? Apply to one of our 2019 graduate schemes https://www.kantar.com/careers/graduate-schemes.
Some of our brands and their graduate schemes are listed below.
Kantar Worldpanel is the global expert in shoppers’ behaviour.
Through continuous monitoring, advanced analytics and tailored solutions, Kantar Worldpanel inspires successful decisions by brand owners, retailers, market analysts and government organisations globally.
We are increasingly recognised as a company that prioritises its people, focussing on successful careers and workplace cultures (recognised as an employer of choice in the UK, Ireland, Spain, Brazil, Thailand, France, Greater China and Mexico). Just as our clients are at the centre of everything we do, our people are the foundation and we have the same levels of passion and commitment to them and their careers with us.
With over 60 years’ experience, a team of 3,500, and services covering 60 countries directly or through partners, Kantar Worldpanel turns purchase behaviour into competitive advantage in markets as diverse as FMCG, impulse products, fashion, baby, telecommunications and entertainment, among many others.
Kantar Worldpanel Graduate scheme
If you want to be part of a graduate scheme where you will be celebrated for who you are, the unique point of view and personality you can bring to our business this is the place for you.
Within the Kantar Worldpanel family we want people to contribute to our fun and hardworking culture. This involves working within our 400-person strong commercial team helping to deliver the very best service to our clients. We want you to contribute to our business growth and see yourself flourish as you grow your career within a highly successful company full of opportunities.
We’ll want you to grow your FMCG industry knowledge and develop your analytical ability to build stories for our clients that inspire them to make successful decisions using our world class consumer panel data. You will be meeting your client contacts, building a strong relationship with them to understand and answer their key business questions. To help achieve this we will develop you to use our tools and solutions to analyse data, develop insight and create presentations that communicate your point of view and recommendations.
Kantar Insights incorporates two of the world’s largest global research agencies; Millward Brown and TNS. Operating in more than 80 countries we are part of WPP’s Kantar group, one of the world’s leading data, insight and consultancy companies.
Specialising in advertising effectiveness, innovation, strategic communication, media and digital, and brand equity research, we help clients grow great brands through comprehensive research-based qualitative and quantitative solutions.
By helping our clients identify, optimise and activate the moments that matter, we are able to support and drive growth for their business.
Kantar Insights Graduate Scheme
Our Kantar insights scheme is ideal for someone with an interest in consumer insight, human behaviour and research methods.
Develop your smart research expertise while building your commercial acumen, communication and project management skills – core foundations of any career.
Rotate across different sectors and brands to discover different research approaches, industries and teams.
You’ll be part of a tight-knit grad cohort that comes together between rotations for focused training weeks that reinforce and build-on the skills you have started to learn on the job.
Kantar Consulting is a specialist growth consultancy. With over 1,000 analysts, thought leaders, software developers and expert consultants we help clients develop and execute brand, marketing, retail, sales and shopper strategies to deliver growth. Kantar Consulting owns market leading assets including PoweRanking, GrowthFinder, Global Monitor, RetaiI IQ, RichMix, XTEL and Marketing, Insights and Purpose 2020. We track 1300 retailers globally, have purchase data on over 200 million shoppers and forecast social, cultural and consumer trends across the world.
Kantar Consulting Graduate Scheme
Our Kantar Consulting graduate scheme is ideal for someone with an interest in brand strategy, social cultural and consumer trends.
Develop your marketing, retail, sales and shopper expertise looking beyond traditional sources to drive growth for our clients.
Rotate across two different sectors – Brand and Marketing and Retail, Sales and Shopper and explore different practice approaches, industries and teams whist building your commercial acumen, communication and project management skills – core foundations of any career.
You’ll be part of a tight-knit grad cohort that comes together between rotations for focus training weeks that reinforce and build-on the skills you have started to learn on the job.
Our trainee consultants provide support across our research specialities and client service teams.
Lightspeed is a leading digital data collection specialist, on a mission to help clients discover truth through data.
Our 700 employees in 14 countries are passionate about boldly challenging the status quo to find faster, more creative ways of connecting brands and consumers to build richer profiles of millions of people across the globe.
Lightspeed Graduate Scheme
Lightspeed are looking for highly motivated graduates to join our award winning team, bringing with you a commitmentto learn, develop key skills and a curiosity that will help drive the future of our business.
Our Graduate Programme is designed to give you the best possible learning experience to help you develop into one of our future leaders.
You have a commitment from us to invest in your future, starting with a two year programme packed with placements, projects, opportunities and experiences which will provide you with a strong foundation for accelerated career progression.
Europanel is a global partnership between GfK and Kantar Worldpanel covering consumer panels, designed to meet the research needs of international clients in the FMCG industry. GfK and Kantar Worldpanel are present in more than 50 countries globally and as such can provide an unparalleled, international perspective to global consumer goods companies such as Unilever, Proctor & Gamble, Coca Cola, Kellogg’s and Henkel.
Through continuous monitoring, advanced analytics and tailored solutions, Europanel inspires successful decisions by manufacturers, retailers, market analysts and government organisations globally.
Europanel Graduate Scheme
The Europanel graduate scheme is perfect for individuals who are interested in consumer behaviour and want to understand how different shopping habits can drive change within the global FMCG world.
You will have a chance to grow your industry knowledge and develop your analytical skills by using and understanding data from our purchase panels to help our clients make successful decisions that result in growth for their brands. Working as part of a wider team, our graduates are given responsibility from day one and are quickly trained to support and deliver to some of the largest and most famous brands in FMCG.
You will be based in London but will be working at a global level and liaising closely with local teams in our country offices as well as clients headquartered both in the UK and abroad.
Apply for schemes through our website - http://www.kantar.com/careers/graduate-schemes.
Training & Profiles
What your day-to-day with us would be:
• Growing your FMCG industry knowledge and developing your analytical
ability to build stories for our clients that inspire them to make
successful decisions using our world class consumer panel data.
• Meeting your client contacts, building a strong relationship with them to understand and answer their key business questions.
• Getting to know your team and colleagues across our business to deliver fantastic work.
• Learning to use our tools and solutions to analyse data, develop insight and create presentations that communicate our point of view and advice.
What you will bring to our team:
• A fascination for consumers, how they behave and the choices they make
your love of diving into numerical data - exploring and interpreting
what you discover you can’t wait to demonstrate strong analytical and
conceptual thinking skill
• A desire to share ideas with your team and contribute to the overall team objectives
• An engaging communication style with a genuine curiosity and enthusiasm for understanding the markets our clients operate in
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