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Data Insights Analyst

Sony Music Entertainment Dubai, United Arab Emirates Posted: 25 Apr 2024


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  • Experience: Intermediate
  • English: Professional


Data Insights Analyst at Sony Music Careers - Asia & Middle East

Job Summary

  • Play a critical role in providing inputs for data-driven decision-making at SME Middle East.
  • Analyze music consumption patterns, audience behavior, market trends, and provide relevant dashboards and reports to build the label’s strategy.

What you'll do

  • Assess data quality to gauge suitability for analysis.
  • Conceive templates, dashboards, and other visualization tools for data analysis.
  • Interpret data analytics findings.
  • Perform data cleaning and transformation to ensure suitability for analysis.
  • Provide inputs on current available metrics and data collection to develop new metrics for research projects.
  • Synthesize data and analysis into impactful, action-orientated reports.
  • Communicate key findings and insights to management and wider team both conversationally and in formal presentation style.
  • Conduct analysis using in-house analytics tools and be comfortable analyzing a range of social and business data.
  • Manage datasets, design data visualization dashboards, and deliver relevant insights through analysis and storytelling.
  • Provide quantitative and qualitative analysis and insight on the projects.
  • Study and provide insights into music consumption patterns like genre/style, artist popularity, etc.
  • Identify emerging talent by analyzing social media engagement, streaming numbers, and other metrics and provide relevant inputs to the domestic A&R team.
  • Collaborate with marketing teams to tailor marketing and promotional strategies based on insights on audience preferences, demographics, and behaviors.
  • Forecast the potential success of new releases, assisting the label in planning promotional activities and allocating resources effectively.
  • Help the label to schedule releases to maximize visibility and audience engagement.
  • Undertake social media and streaming analytics to understand fan engagement, sentiments, and preferences, enabling personalized communication and community building.
  • Design and develop dashboards and reports to visualize key performance metrics.
  • Make data accessible to relevant teams which will enable to understand trends and take informed decisions.

Who you are

  • Previous Experience: 4 years in a data analytics or business analytics role in a dynamic consumer-driven sector.
  • Education: Data science/statistics or other relevant study.
  • Skills: Proven experience in data analysis, statistical modeling, and ideally machine learning. Proficiency in data visualization tools (e.g., Tableau, Power BI), statistical software, and ideally SQL. Familiarity with web analytics tools (Google Analytics, Adobe Analytics, etc.). Ability to look at data and spot trends. Strong business acumen and the ability to understand and translate business needs into analytical solutions. Digital native- understands how platforms work, is an avid and active user and participant.
  • Interests: Music and Pop Culture. Actively follows the local music scene; likes to attend gigs, is a fan of artists, genres, etc.

What we give you

  • An opportunity to fuel the creative journey on a global stage.
  • An investment in your learning & development.
  • An excellent range of benefits, like private medical cover, life assurance.

Equal Opportunities

  • Sony Music is an equal opportunity employer and supports workforce diversity. We employ, retain, promote, and otherwise treat all employees and job applicants according to their merit, qualifications, competence, and talent. We apply this policy without regard to any individual’s sex, race, religion, origin, age, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition, or disability.

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