6 Month ASAP NEED!
Manages strategic and tactical market research projects – conventional and innovative methodologies. Market Research activities include, but are not limited to, large scale foundational studies, concept testing, product optimization studies, packaging research, product positioning studies, communications exploratory and ad tests, consumer segmentation and targeting guidance.
Reporting to the Director and Sr. Director Global Consumer Insights, the Global Consumer Insights Manager - Temp provides research expertise, thought leadership, and consultative support to uncover consumer and customer insights through actionable research programs and analyses. Specific responsibilities include assisting with project design and managing various market research vendors and other data providers to provide highly actionable and cost effective consumer and market insight for key projects. In addition, on behalf of GCI, the Manager GCI will manage initiatives, with oversight from the Sr. Director to improve systems and processes (e.g., methodologies, best practices with GCI, etc.).
Integrate Information Sources
Utilizes a variety of sources and collaborates with research counterparts to validate and integrate diverse insights and expertise across the department.
Cross Project Integration: Pulls from existing research library and leverages that information to answer questions before starting new research. Takes advantage of opportunities to build on and incorporate existing knowledge when executing new projects.
Inductive Reasoning: Identifies interesting patterns in and across multiple data sets and through professional experience.
Conducts thorough and careful analysis of data, gathers critical information, effectively prioritizes tasks and projects to deliver quality solutions.
Assists in identifying market research needs within the company and aligning research plans with business unit goals and objectives as well as overseeing the business unit GCI budget.
Foster Stakeholder Partnerships and External Partnerships
Manages various aspects of projects, including identifying market research objectives, designing research methodology, developing questionnaires and discussion guides, coordinating research stimuli, implementing and analyzing research and reporting on findings in a clear, actionable and provocative way.
vManages resources effectively to deliver results within the project requirements (objectives, schedule, and costs).
Evaluates market research vendors and methodologies to provide the highest quality information and insights to internal clients.
Responsible for staying current with market research methodologies.
Seeks information on new techniques through training and conferences or other learning sources to grow business acumen and industry knowledge.
Proposes new /different research techniques or new suppliers.
Communicates research findings via reports and presentations to stakeholders to ensure clear understanding of information and implications, tailored to the audience at hand
Communicate Research Findings
Creates presentations that focus on the data and insights that are relevant to the decision being made
Sets high bar for quality of deliverables, with emphasis on clean, visual, impactful reports that convey clear, specific recommendations
Communicates insights and next steps effectively cross-functionally and across all levels of the organization
Consistently ensures the integrity and correct interpretation of all marketing research information