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Market Research Manager in Lisle at Collabera

Date Posted: 9/18/2018

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Job Description

Overview
Clients Market Research team is responsible for conducting all primary market research and competitive analysis; it also manages the company’s competitive intelligence portal. Specifically, team scopes, designs, and executes survey, focus group, in-depth interview and other primary research projects, then analyzes the data and creates reports for managers/directors/executives throughout the company.

RESPONSIBILITIES
Design, manage, and execute market research studies, featuring qualitative and quantitative techniques. This includes the following types of activities:
• Scoping projects with internal clients in all functional areas.
• Writing and issuing RFPs; selecting out-source vendors based on need, capability, and cost.
• Actively managing out-source vendors to ensure integrity and validity of results.
• Translating survey results to implications and recommendations to ensure actionability.
• Designing and programming surveys in-house
• Specifying and selecting sample from third party sources
• Fielding and managing in-house surveys
• Conducting statistical analysis

DESIRED SKILLS
• Bachelor’s degree in Marketing/Business with an interest or focus in market research, OR Bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts with a focus on Math, Psychology, Sociology, etc. and knowledge of statistics/research design
• Strong knowledge of Excel
• Hands-on experience with SPSS (preferred) or SAS
• Hands-on experience programming professional survey software (e.g., Qualtrics, Confirmit, etc.)
• Experience with social media mining research tools

Education requirement: Bachelor’s Degree, Master’s Degree and/or MBA preferred.

Job Requirements

• Strong knowledge of Excel
• Hands-on experience with SPSS (preferred) or SAS
• Hands-on experience programming professional survey software (e.g., Qualtrics, Confirmit, etc.)
• Experience with social media mining research tools