Market Research Data Analyst

About the Job

Data plays a crucial role in nearly all projects undertaken at MacKay & Company. Through data analysis we are able to assist our clients in making better business decisions and provide insights, helping them to shape their businesses. MacKay & Company prides itself with 50 years of experience in our targeted industries — commercial on-highway vehicles, farm field machinery and construction equipment.


  • Conduct research analysis

  • Interpret data through Identifying patterns and trends in data sets

  • Partner with team members to critically analyze data results and translate into meaningful and usable insights


  • Work on a variety of projects, often simultaneously

  • Primary client companies:

    • On and off-highway vehicle manufacturers

    • Component manufacturers

    • Equipment and parts dealers and distributors

    • Private equity and investment banks

    • Industry Trade publications

    • Industry trade associations

Job requirements or Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree 

  • Analytical mind and inclination for problem solving

  • Attention to detail

  • 5-7 years of transportation industry experience

  • Background in the medium and heavy duty commercial vehicle or agriculture or construction markets 

  • Curiosity to learn about new topics, new skills and new programs

  • Fluent in Microsoft Office 

  • Strong verbal skills

Background Plus (not required but would be considered a plus)

  • SQL experience, ability to write structured and efficient queries

  • Experience in programming in Python or R

  • Knowledge of engine, drivetrain and undercarriage parts 

  • Engineering degree

  • MBA or other applicable graduate degree

  • Fluent in Spanish or other language


  • Base Salary and bonus opportunity

  • Medical insurance

  • 401K

  • Profit sharing

  • Vacation (negotiable)

  • Compensation commensurate with experience and skills

If you are interested in exploring this opportunity, please send your resume to Molly MacKay Zacker.