Label Insight is hiring a

Jr. Data Transformation Analyst

St. Louis, United States

Voted one of Chicago's Top 100 Best Small Places to Work - 2 Years Running! 

Label Insight Named to the 2020 CB Insights Retail Tech 100

About the Team:

A team of subject matter experts committed to conducting and applying industry research. The transformation team is responsible for structuring our data to fuel high-order attributes, enabling customers and partners to meet their business objectives. This team helps to simplify an extremely complicated world of product data into smart industry-forward and relevant data to power our company’s products and solutions.

About the Role:

As an expert in consumer packaged goods (CPG) and trends, the Data Transformation Analyst will help deliver cutting-edge health, wellness, and consumer transparency programs. This role will gather and recommend requirements for company initiatives, create associated insights by developing and maintaining a data structure in alignment with industry standards and regulations, and ensure the quality of the data by following our quality procedures. The Data Transformation Analyst is passionate about helping consumers make better choices, enabling transparency, and researching and understanding trends in the brand and CPG industry. 

You will leverage your industry knowledge to work with our customers like Target, Walmart, Google, Nielsen, and IRI to assist in the formation of a product attribution program, which ultimately helps consumers make more informed choices when shopping in-store or online. This role requires a deep intellectual curiosity, customer facing skills, an understanding of CPG formulation and marketing, and the ability to take complex data and transition it into something approachable. Above all, this role requires you to have a passion for technology, innovation, and data-driven decisions; be a creative problem solver, and thrive in a fast-paced environment.


  • Help lead the execution of industry research in order to gain an understanding of the business and market in order to translate this into customer-facing insights that will support the ideation and implementation of marketplace research
  • Interpret, analyze, and clearly communicate Label Insight’s data and taxonomy structure
  • Apply industry and product expertise to develop a data strategy and maturity evaluation
  • Audit, improve and develop internal database taxonomies (e.g. marketing claims, ingredients, certifications and logos, nutrients)
  • Expand Label Insight’s database to align with growing market trends
  • Learn simple coding language 
  • Work alongside our customer success team to react to and resolve customer inquiries
  • Identify the customer’s business and data challenges and recommend applicable strategies and solutions
  • Gather program requirements and deliver highest-quality data which meets the needs and expectations of our customers

Skills & Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree
  • 3+ years experience in insight analytics, database management, retail data, health & wellness, public health, and/or CPG industry
  • Strong and polished presentation skills
  • Self-motivated and not afraid to take risks; thrives in a small, fast-paced work environment
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with a desire to understand and interpret simple coding language and database infrastructure
  • Proficiency with microsoft office tools
  • Registered dietitian credentials are sought after, but not required

About us:

Label Insight is a high-growth technology company founded with the mission of helping CPG companies and retailers to help their consumers understand what’s in the products they use and consume. Our world class SaaS data platform is transforming the way brands and retailers interact with and share product data in order to bring product transparency to the consumer.

Our team is unique because it’s composed not only of tech engineers and data scientists, but food science, nutrition experts and product formulation specialists, that enable the enriched attribution capability of our tools. Together with top senior executive talent, rich with decades of leadership experience, we’re on track for rapid growth and scale.

Our Values:

As a team, we share a common set of values: We are innovative problem solvers. We believe in transparency, both in our product and in our work. We have curious minds and aren’t afraid to challenge the status quo. We value scientific inquiry. We aren’t afraid to take risks, and fail fast to learn fast and improve fast. We embrace uniqueness. We are lifelong learners and we value intellectual honesty.

We Share a Common Purpose:

Label Insight’s purpose is to empower consumers with the knowledge to improve their lives through better product choices. Our purpose keeps our team focused and aligned as we drive growth for our grocery retailer and CPG customers through unparalleled transparency.

We Live Our Values:

  • Transparency: We share information freely and concisely as a team
  • Inclusion & Collaboration: We believe working together as our unique-selves better serves our customers and community
  • Iteration & Innovation: We speak up early, are honest about our limits, and leverage failure as an asset
  • Intellectual Honesty & Humility: We encourage open debate and favor the best ideas
  • Accountability: We own the successes and failures of our team
  • Quality Driven: We hold our work to the highest standards and embrace problems as opportunities

The Benefits & Perks of Joining Us:

  • Competitive salary and stock options
  • Flexible work hours
  • Flexible vacation time plus 12 business days for standard holidays (Label Insight is closed for 1 week during the winter holiday season)
  • Company subsidized health insurance, dental and vision benefits
  • Paid Maternity and Paternity Leave
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Employer Paid Basic Life Insurance Policy and STD/LTD
  • Transportation/Commuter benefits
  • Employment Referral Bonus
  • Educational Assistance and Management Training Programs
  • Casual and collaborative, open-layout work space - dog-friendly office in Chicago
  • Catered team lunches - every other week
  • Cold brew and beer on tap
  • Regularly scheduled team gatherings


*At Label Insight we embrace diversity and are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds and qualifications.  We’re proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.