Data Analyst

Data Analyst

Job Title: Data Analyst

Location: Remote

Job Category: Technical 

Northstar Travel Group is the largest and most trusted B2B travel media and information company in the world. At Northstar, our mission is to generate insights and inspire change in the travel, meetings and hospitality industries with thought-provoking content, impactful solutions, and engaging experiences for business leaders. We believe that travel connects us to new people, places and experiences around the world, transforming our understanding of humanity.

We are looking for a Data Analyst to join our exclusive group of travel industry thought leaders and grow our renowned global travel research and intelligence practice on our Phocuswright team. Qualified candidates love data, have strong analytical skills, and can tell an engaging story from the insights they uncover. This individual also has excellent communications skills and is comfortable analyzing and extracting meaningful conclusions from numbers. Travel, tourism, and hospitality experience is a big plus, but candidates should otherwise be eager to plug into the latest trends and technologies that are shaping our industry. 

You will work with varied datasets, analyzing and interpreting the data to identify trends and patterns, derive important insights, and create compelling visualizations and reports. You will act as a key resource for the Phocuswright analyst community.

This is a remote position and is open to candidates based in the United States. We also have an office in Secaucus, New Jersey for those who favor to be in an office.


What You’ll Do:

  • Collect data from existing sources, structure and transform it as required to make it ready for analysis and interpretation
  • Apply statistical techniques to analyze, identify and interpret trends in large, complex datasets
  • Create clear and compelling reports, dashboards, and other visualizations to showcase insights
  • Build tools to automate data collection, aggregation, analysis and output
  • Develop, improve, and maintain databases for Phocuswright’s primary data
  • Vet new sources of data, acquire and integrate them into Phocuswright’s research
  • Contribute to Phocuswright’s market sizing and forecasting process
  • Support related press activity and speaking engagements
  • Liaise with other departments to support the overall growth of the Phocuswright business


Who You Are:

  • Must be a quick learner, able to take initiative and work with little supervision
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical ability and meticulous attention to detail
  • Ability to interpret multiple sets of data and report on insights
  • Adept at presenting data by creating dashboards and other visuals
  • Expertise in Excel and Power BI, good knowledge of Word and PowerPoint
  • Minimum undergraduate degree in a statistical or quantitative field
  • Minimum 3 years of data analysis experience
  • Ideally you will also have:


To Join Our Team:

Please send your cover letter and resume to [email protected]. Northstar Travel Group is a great place to work, learn and grow. We seek impressive individuals to contribute fresh ideas and strengthen our team in all departments and specialties. We welcome creativity, dedication, drive and passion and offer a fast-paced and fun environment, opportunity and work/life balance. Click here to view our Careers page.

Diversity & Inclusion

At Northstar we are laser focused on diversity. We embrace, value and champion our employees’ diverse backgrounds and experiences that make them unique. We understand that cultivating a culture of diversity and inclusion will make us stronger. We are a proud equal opportunity employer.  

Our Response to Covid-19:

All Northstar new hires, as well as existing employees who attend events and/or come into contact with other employees, are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and demonstrate documentation toward the same. 

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