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Market Research Analyst

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Date: Jan 8, 2022

Location: Neenah, WI, US, 54957

Company: J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc.

Requisition #: 14573
Functional Area:  Marketing; Research & Development
Employment Type:  Full-Time
Work Options:  Remote / Work from Home in the US
Work Hours:  Standard business hours

Customer & Market Insights

 

The Market Research Analyst / Senior Analyst position is responsible for leading the design, generation, collection, analysis and preparation of Voice of the Customer and/or Market Intelligence data for executive presentation, discussion, analysis and strategic and operational planning.

This position will effectively synthesize and deliver market intelligence/research findings and insights, and make recommendations based on those findings, to enable internal stakeholders to more effectively and efficiently formulate strategy, design solutions and prioritize market opportunities.

 

Work Options: Remote / Work from Home in the US

Job Responsibilities

 

Market Research Analyst:

  • Collaborates with internal clients to determine research objectives, fulfills objectives through appropriate questionnaire designs, sample selections, training and supervision of fieldwork, data analysis, report creation, and presentation of results. This process applies for both quantitative and qualitative research methods. (Primary) 
  • Conducts secondary research, collects various types of information, summarizes and analyzes the information for trends and opportunities, and produces concise executive summaries that highlight key takeaways. (Secondary/CI) 
  • Gains an understanding of the business and key strategic initiatives, and strong visibility to the stakeholders key research needs.  
  • Manages multiple projects as well as developmental initiatives (projects that enhance and improve job tasks, research methods, productivity, etc.) under established timeline and within budget.  
  • Collaborates with other members of the department who may work on projects related to these areas of specialized knowledge.

Sr. Market Research Analyst:

  • Leverages an understanding of the business and key strategic initiatives, and strong visibility to the key research needs to independently synthesize and deliver market intelligence/research findings and insights, and make strategic recommendations based on those findings. 
  • Works independently with cross-functional research teams to identify information needed and recommends the best design and method to deliver the information.  
  • Investigates, tests, and advises on process issues in the research area, and on the outcomes delivered by the research area. For example, identifies best practices, validates measurements and results, develops benchmarks and test/recommends new tools and resources. 
  • Introduces and trains Analysts, Specialists and Operators on new research methods, analytical techniques, project management skills, and/or software applications that have been developed.  
  • Identifies and investigates opportunities to enhance the existing service offerings of the research area and provides potential new service offerings.  

Benefits and Perks

 

  • Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance
  • Annual Reviews, Merit Increases & Quarterly + Annual Bonus Program
  • 401(k) with Employer Match & Annual Profit Sharing
  • 15 Days Paid Time Off (PTO) + 8 Paid Company Holidays + 1 Paid Floating Holiday
  • Computer Equipment Provided for Home Office

Qualifications

 

Education:

  • Bachelor's Degree (four year college or technical school) Required, Field of Study: Business, Marketing, Economics, Statistics or a Behavioral Sciences related field.

 

Experience:

Market Research Analyst:

  • 3+ years in a marketing or market researched-related position.

Senior Market Research Analyst:

  • 5+ years experience managing research projects.
  • Experience analyzing and synthesizing qualitative and quantitative information, identifying implications and observing patterns, making correct inferences, drawing conclusions, explaining facts, data, or information to evaluate products/services, strategic direction, and core competencies utilizing a wide variety of resources.
  • Proven experience using data and insights to guide/build business strategy.

 

Computer Skills:

Market Research Analyst:

  • Experience using survey creations tools (Qualtrics preferred) and statistical software (SPSS preferred).

Search Market Research Analyst:

  • Should be familiar with technical benchmarking, win/loss analysis, traditional analytical tools (Porter's, SWOT), high level financial analysis, etc.
  • Deliver projects utilizing complex techniques including: market sizing, product differentiation analysis, and strategy analysis. 

 

Other Skills/Qualifications:

  • Proven abilities in interviewing, conversational and presentation skills, analysis and written communication.
  • Be a self-starter with a natural sense of curiosity and resourcefulness.
  • Quick study, able to handle complex data, issues and deadlines.
  • Strong intellect with the ability to combine analytical reasoning and judgment.
  • Working collaboratively with project teams.
  • Maintains an evolving body of knowledge specific to the role:
  • Knowing our Businesses & Strategies
  • Knowing our customers and their industries
  • Knowing the Competition (Secondary/CI)
  • Builds a current awareness of the competitive environment and develops insights relating to competitor capabilities and intentions.
  • Accountable for preparation of an unbiased view of the competitive landscape based on an in-depth understanding and analysis of competitive information. Monitors for changes in competitive and market dynamics.

Physical Requirements

Work is performed primarily in a standard office environment. Work involves operation of personal computer equipment for extended periods of time. Occasional travel to offsite offices, customer sites and/or industry and training events may also be required, depending on assignment. 

Other Information

 

At J. J. Keller, we are Difference Makers because the work we do truly matters. We protect people’s lives every day. In fact, more than 90% of Fortune® 1000 companies rely on J. J. Keller to help create safe work environments. View our CAREERS video to learn more about being a Difference Maker at J. J. Keller and click here to learn what our associates have to say about life as an associate at J.J. Keller. 
 

Thank you for your interest in career opportunities with J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc.!  If you experience system-related issues or need assistance with the online application, please call (920) 720-7700.

Not the right role for you, but know someone who could be a great fit? Refer them to us through our Professional Referral Program and you will earn a cash payment if your referral is hired. Learn more here.
 

A Safe Environment During COVID-19:  At J. J. Keller, our purpose is to protect people - our clients and our associates. We use CDC-recommended best practices to ensure the healthiest workplace possible, and our Environment Health & Safety Team continuously monitors our pandemic protocols. During COVID-19, associates have given J. J. Keller high scores for keeping them informed and safe.

J. J. Keller provides a competitive benefit package which includes the following (eligibility requirements apply):  Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance, 401(k) and Profit Sharing Plan, etc. The salary compensation range for this role in Colorado is $55,000 to $68,000 (or $66,000 to $82,000 for Sr. level).  Compensation and benefits information for this position is being included in accordance with requirements of the Colorado Equal Pay for Equal Work Act. J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.


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