Learn and work on meaningful initiatives with some of the best and brightest in the market research industry. The NPD Group provides the world’s most successful brands with leading market research, combining consumer and retail point-of-sale data with analytic solutions to interpret today’s market trends while anticipating tomorrow’s. In addition, we offer a career filled with innovation and growth to the forward-thinking problem solvers who join our team.
The Hardlines Sector at NPD works with some of the most well-known and exciting packaged and durable goods companies in the world.
Are you curious about shopping behavior and what drives consumers in making their purchase decisions? Are you familiar with “showrooming” e-commerce, and multi-channel shopping? Do you enjoy solving business problems in new and creative ways?
As a member of the Product Development & Marketing team, this individual will be responsible for the execution of new product development, guiding the process from vision to launch in line with each Practice’s product and revenue objectives.
This position will collaborate with Product leaders in developing and implementing product and go-to-market plans in one or more of the following industry practices: automotive, home appliances, housewares and office supplies. This individual will stay ahead of clients’ changing needs, industry trends and competition in order to actively identify new product opportunities.
This position will be based in Port Washington, NY.
The ideal candidate must be able to conduct engaging and impactful presentations that deliver value to the client while telling a compelling story in a concise and polished manner to a diverse audience.
Most importantly, the candidate must demonstrate the ability to listen to the customer and appropriately match the customer's needs with NPD’s products and services, or be willing to direct the customer to the best solution.
The ideal candidate must be comfortable and effective when talking with a broad range of decision influencers and decision makers within an organization. The candidate will be able to work synergistically with a diverse group of stakeholders, ensuring cross-fertilization of ideas, and effectively understand and build relationships throughout the prospective customer's organization.