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Analyst, Insights

Job Category:  Marketing
Work Location:  Corbion Site
Office Location: 

Lenexa, KS, US

Job Type:  Full Time
Job ID:  2142

At Corbion, we exist to champion preservation in all its forms, preserving food and food production, health, and our planet.


As the (Competitive Intelligence) Insights Analyst, you will provide functional expertise in the area of competitive insights. You will be responsible for supporting the Sustainable Food Solutions (SFS) group by gathering product technologies information & competitive insights, analyzing industry data, trade statistics and competitors in order to transfer these findings and opportunities in ways that can be easily disseminated throughout the organization for use by competitive intelligence, sales, marketing, product management, business development, industry leadership, and Corbion executive leadership.



  • Collaborate with insights managers, competitive intelligence managers, business development and sales in multiple regions to ensure research findings are understood, refined, and implemented to help drive critical business decisions
  • Scope competitive insight initiatives through formal definition of study objectives, critical information needs, and recommended methodologies for fulfilling objectives
  • Develop relationships, with external research firms/agencies, freelance resources, and internal parties
  • Help implement best practices on gathering, storing, analyzing, and disseminating competitive intelligence research
  • Be key advocate for market/customer needs based on market intelligence/data/trends 
  • Assist in the build-out and ongoing maintenance of competitive intelligence databases, repositories, and profiles
  • Other duties as determined by business needs



  • Bachelor's Degree in business or related science/technical field
  • 1-3 years of analyst-related experience; food or biochemical applications industry experience is a plus
  • Intermediate to advanced proficiency in PowerPoint and Excel
  • Experience compiling, analyzing, and creating outputs based on an array of unstructured and disparate data sources
  • Awareness or experience with SharePoint, data visualization tools, R, or Python is a plus
  • Curious, creative, and independent thinker with a self-starter attitude
  • Ability to stay organized while managing multiple initiatives, and changing priorities/needs
  • Exceptional written and verbal communications skills
  • Strong collaboration and interpersonal skills; ability to work with individuals around the globe

About Corbion

Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid and its derivatives, and a leading supplier of emulsifiers, functional enzyme blends, minerals, vitamins, and algae ingredients. We use our unique expertise in fermentation and other processes to deliver sustainable solutions for the preservation of food and food production, health, and our planet. For over 100 years, we have been uncompromising in our commitment to safety, quality, innovation and performance. Drawing on our deep application and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers to make our cutting-edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as food, home & personal care, animal nutrition, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and bioplastics. In 2020, Corbion generated annual sales of   € 986.5 million and has a workforce of over 2250 employees. Corbion is listed on Euronext Amsterdam. For more information: www.corbion.com


Corbion is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workplace.  All applicants will be considered equally without regard to race, color, ethnicity, veteran status, religion, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, handicapping condition, membership in an organization or any other non-merit factors.


Corbion provides reasonable accommodation to applicants.




Corbion does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third party recruiting agencies in response to job postings. No fee will be paid to third parties who submit unsolicited candidates directly to our hiring managers. All candidates must be submitted by approved Corbion vendors who have been expressly requested to make a submission by our Talent Acquisition team for a specific job opening. No placement fees will be paid to any firm unless such a request has been made by the Corbion Talent Acquisition team and such candidate was submitted to the Corbion Talent Acquisition Team.

Nearest Major Market: Overland Park
Nearest Secondary Market: Kansas City

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