#128670

Research Manager

Location:
New York, NY or Mountain View, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
up to $49.50/hour
Start date:
02/26/2018
posted by:
Corey King
Date:
02/12/2018

Job Description:

At Aquent's client, the core pillar of their Ad businesses is to provide Advertisers with holistic, comparable, and innovative metrics on the reach and efficacy of their Ads so that they can better understand how they’re driving ROI for their business. In this assignment, you will work with the Advanced Measurement Technologies team that leads forward looking research to inform products and stakeholders.

Top 3 Daily Responsibilities:

  1. Consult with research vendors, internal team members to scope and execute consumer behavior and advertising research
  2. Conduct independent research on multiple aspects of how users engage with products and devices.
  3. Evangelize research findings to diverse audiences through written reports and oral presentations.


Overall Responsibilities:

  • Conduct independent research on multiple aspects of how users engage with products and devices.
  • Collect and analyze user behavior via quantitative methods, benchmark studies, lab studies and surveys.
  • Work with research managers, product managers, designers and engineers to prioritize research opportunities in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment.
  • Understand and incorporate complex technical and business requirements into research.
  • Evangelize research findings to diverse audiences through written reports and oral presentations.
  • Manage research vendors


Required Skills:

  • BS/BA in related fields (marketing/advertising)
  • 4+ years of marketing/advertising research experience.
  • Strong understanding of strengths and shortcomings of different research methods, including when and how to apply them during each product phase
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills.
  • The ability operate in a very fast-paced environment.                                                                           

Client Description:

Aquent's client is an American multinational technology company specializing in Internet-related services and products.

WORKING WITH AQUENT: long-term assignments with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:
- You're paid weekly
- Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
- Access to Fidelity 401(k)
- Access to FSA Program
- Direct deposit for your pay check
- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)
- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/
- Access to free online courses via Lynda.com
- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)

 

 

 

 

Requirements:

***Please ensure FULL LEGAL NAME is noted on resume along with a PORTFOLIO LINK if applicable.***

*** Start date is flexible.  Assignment will start when right candidate is identified.***