Market Research Specialist

Job Terms:
W2, Hourly - depends on experience
Start date:
September 2022
Posted By:
Kimberley Strayer

Job Description:

Note: This role is completely REMOTE for US-based talent who can work on an East Coast timezone.

Our Fortune 100 client is seeking a Market Research Specialist to join their team.  In this Consultant role, you will serve as an internal consultant to solve business challenges and enable their internal stakeholders to make informed and confident business decisions. You will be responsible for understanding business priorities, developing a research plan, reviewing secondary research reports, mining internal data, conducting primary research when necessary, developing insights/presentations, and consulting business partners on how to translate research into action.

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years research experience
  • 3+ years’ experience in the health care industry
  • Experience with full research process from questionnaire development, methodology development, data collection, data analysis, and reporting
  • 5+ years conducting and extracting insights from both quantitative and qualitative research
  • Experience conducting both ad-hoc and tracking studies
  • Analytics experience such as identification of data sources, understanding of data elements, data clean up, data mining/analysis, and reporting
  • Proficient with cleaning data and running basic analysis using Excel e.g. using vlookup, pivot table, and running correlation
  • Solid experience using Excel (e.g. vlookup, pivot tables, formulas, etc.) to clean and analyze data
  • Strong experience with PowerPoint, SharePoint, and MS Office
  • Ability to summarize and communicate complex findings and recommendations simply and concisely so that they can be easily consumed and embraced by business leaders (via Tableau, Powerpoint, etc.)
  • Ability to create visual, impactful, and story-telling reports from scratch in Powerpoint
  • Experience in reviewing existing insights and developing summary insights reports
  • Ability to work independently and/or with a team
  • Ability to effectively communicate and influence in a highly matrixed organization and with senior leaders
  • Highly analytical and collaborative mindset - Ability to think critically and perform both tactically and strategically – in and out of the box
  • Strong problem-solving skills (able to critically think through problems to get to a solution)
  • Detail oriented (e.g. quality assurance that data and reports are accurate)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated expertise in both consumer and B2B research with Employers and Producers (Experience conducting Healthcare research for Consumers, Payers, Providers, Health Service Partners, etc. a plus)
  • Experience with rendering insights using Tableau
  •  Influential and impactful presentation and communication skills
  • Experience with programming surveys and creating dashboards on Qualtrics platform
  • Experience using internal analytical tools (SQL, SAS, Tableau, Excel) to merge data fromdifferent sources, clean data, conduct analysis, and identify insights
  • Experience using internal survey platforms (Qualtrics, VerintXM, etc.) to develop and administer surveys
  • Experience managing external research vendors
  • Experience in maintaining segmentation analyses and using segmentation and personalization to enable business strategies

Education: Bachelor’s degree, Master’s Degree preferred

Successful candidates will be required to pass a drug test and background check prior to start.

Client Description:

Benefits for Consultants

Aquent talent are eligible for a generous health-and-wellness package.

Our plan includes: Medical Insurance Aquent offers access to comprehensive In and Out of Network plans, with contributions toward monthly premiums and often with eligibility within two months of starting work. Retirement Savings Plan Aquent offers a 401(k) plan, managed by a leader in the retirement field, with immediate vesting.

Other features:

  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Professional training
  • Discounts and Perks