Lagos Business School is committed to creating and transmitting management and business knowledge based on a Christian conception of the human person and of economic activity relevant to Nigeria and Africa at large. We strive to be a world class business school which will have a significant impact on the practice of management.

Job Position: Research & Data Analyst

Job Location: Lagos

Job Description

  1. The primary purpose is to utilize data-driven approaches to enhance the organization’s understanding of market trends, customer behavior, and operational performance.
  2. Ultimately, the role aims to support evidence-based decision-making, leading to more informed and effective strategies that positively impact the organization’s goals and outcomes.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Gather data from various sources, ensuring accuracy and completeness.
  2. Develop and maintain data pipelines to streamline the collection process.
  3. Analyze large datasets to identify trends, patterns, and correlations.
  4. Provide insightful data interpretations to support business strategy.
  5. Conduct market research to identify industry trends and competitive landscapes.
  6. Provide actionable insights to inform product development and marketing strategies.
  7. Define and monitor key performance indicators (KPIs) for different business functions.
  8. Set targets for KPIs and track performance against goals.
  9. Create visually appealing and easy-to-understand dashboards and reports.
  10. Utilize data visualization tools to effectively communicate findings.
  11. Develop and implement predictive models to forecast future trends.
  12. Evaluate model accuracy and refine as necessary to achieve a minimum of 85%.
  13. Analyze competitor data and market benchmarks.
  14. Provide insights to enhance competitive positioning and market share.
  15. Collaborate with different departments to understand data needs and provide relevant insights.
  16. Act as a liaison between technical and non-technical teams.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Statistics, Data Science, Economics, or a related field; master’s Degree.

Professional Qualification:

  • Relevant data Analysis Certifications.


  • Minimum of 4 years in Research and Data Analyst.

Required Competencies:

  1. Proven experience in data analysis and research
  2. Proficiency in statistical analysis tools (e.g., R, Python) and data visualization tools (e.g., Tableau)
  3. Strong understanding of database management and SQL
  4. Excellent communication and presentation skills
  5. Ability to translate complex data into actionable insights.
  6. Detail-oriented with strong problem-solving skills
  7. Flexibility and ability to work under pressure.
  8. Excellent communication skills.

Application Deadline
29th February, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using “Research & Data Analyst 2024” as the subject of the email.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted. LBS is an equal opportunity employer.

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