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Market Research Specialist

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Ideal candidate will lead the design, implementation and coordination of market research projects for both product and brand growth.
MAJOR FUNCTIONS:
• Design, execute and interpret research to better understand customer preferences and behavior, marketing effectiveness and potential for new product and marketing opportunities
• Prepare written reports and articles summarizing qualitative and quantitative research findings
• Participates in strategic planning and assisting with development of new products, such as educational events, publications and/or training programs.
• Works with management to develop a strategic research plan as well as recommending company-wide research standards.

This position requires a mix of analytical, creative, and strategic competencies. This person must possess a functional knowledge of statistics and a comfort level with data. But he or she will also need the communication skills and creativity to partner with other team members to develop innovative programs based on that data. The ideal candidate needs to have an intense curiousity, the ability to develop surveys and other tactics to collect information, and the aptitude to extract insights from that information.

MINIMUM EDUCATION, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

· Bachelor’s degree in business administration, marketing, or related field with an emphasis on research and/or statistics.
· Five to seven years experience in market research with strong analytical skills and broad knowledge of research methodology.
· Excellent communication skills, verbal, written and interpersonal; comfortable with presenting in front of senior management.
· Strong attention to detail, accuracy, and statistical relevance.
· Strong organizational skills; able to work on and prioritize multiple projects.
· Passionate curiosity to understand.
· Dedicated and service-oriented.

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