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The Job

Loose Threads provides analysis and insights for the rapidly changing consumer economy. We are hiring a Analysis & Insights Lead to bring Loose Threads Membership, Espresso, Newsletter and Podcast to a growing cadre of industry leaders. This person, based in New York City, will work very closely with the founding team at a company charting its own path and pushing the boundaries of research, media, business intelligence and advisory services. This is an exciting opportunity to lend your voice, views, and talents to a tight-knit, influential and quickly-growing startup.

Loose Threads is a research company covering the rapidly changing consumer economy. We are hiring a Strategy & Insights Lead to grow our research and editorial operations, helping us present the best analysis, insights and intelligence to industry leaders. This person, based in New York City, will work very closely with the founding team at a company charting its own path and pushing the boundaries of research, media, business intelligence and advisory services. This is an exciting opportunity to lend your voice, views, and talents to a tight-knit, influential and quickly-growing startup.

Why this job matters

Loose Threads readers and members are founders, executives and leaders in a wide range of consumer industries, including fashion, apparel, beauty, CPG and hospitality. Our work has to be more forward thinking, well-researched and better-presented than the rest. An excellent Analysis & Insights Lead is key to our success. This job is an energizing opportunity to push the boundaries of analysis and insights for a rapidly changing sector of the economy, while working with a small team of industry authorities.

Responsibilities

  • Ideating, research and writing original, in-depth analysis and reports each week, from concept to completion
  • Becoming an expert on a range of topics we cover
  • Tracking major industry developments exploring how industry players might best respond
  • Building a network of industry specialists, conducting interviews, and participating in events

Requirements

  • You are a deeply analytical and original writer and thinker
  • You have at least two years of experience working on the consumer economy from a research, writing or operational perspective
  • You are endlessly curious and effortlessly resourceful
  • You are more passionate about quality than quantity
  • You are stubborn on vision but flexible on details
  • You can easily move from the micro to the macro when forming opinions

Benefits

  • Competitive salary, benefits, and early employee equity

About Loose Threads

Loose Threads provides analysis and insights for the rapidly changing consumer economy. Our products include Loose Threads Membership, Loose Threads Espresso, Loose Threads Advisors, and the Loose Threads Newsletter and Podcast.

Loose Threads provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Loose Threads complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.