Senior Research Analyst

OC Tanner   •  

Salt Lake City, UT

Industry: Business Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 413 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Job Description

About Us:

O.C. Tanner helps organizations accomplish and appreciate great work. Thousands of clients globally use the company's cloud-based technology, tools, awards, and education services to engage talent, increase performance, drive goals, and create experiences that fuel the human spirit.

About the Opportunity:

We are looking for a Senior Research Analyst for the O.C. Tanner Institute research team. The candidate would report to the Manager of Research and Measurement, responsible for:

  • Gathering information through survey research, in-depth interviews, multi-city focus groups, secondary research, and other methods;
  • Conducting both basic and advanced statistical analyses, to include crosstabulations, correlations, regressions, random forests, and additional models;
  • Communicating convincing stories with data, focusing on actionable insights that can be meaningfully visualized;
  • Emerging as a recognized subject matter expert.

A typical day for our senior research analyst: delivering an insightful assessment of a client's organizational culture, collaborating on a new product offering, reviewing stats on the latest marketing collateral, grabbing lunch with your ramen addicted colleagues, and collating feedback on our next multi-stage research project to develop new IP.

Job Requirements

The job might be for you if you are:

  • An experienced data analyst
  • An astute project manager
  • A collaborative team member
  • An inspired researcher
  • A creative writer and a confident speaker

You'll also need to have:

  • A bachelor's degree in Business, Marketing, Economics, Mathematics, or any bachelor's degree with substantial quantitative training
  • 3-5 years of data analysis and research experience
  • Exceptional business acumen
  • Extreme attention to detail and quality

Bonus points if you have:

  • A master's degree
  • Experience analyzing survey data
  • Experience with more advanced statistical analysis (modeling, unsupervised learning, tree, random forest, etc.)
  • Experience with R, SQL, Alteryx, and Tableau


  • Competitive wage
  • Medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • 401K match up to 10.5%
  • Thanksgiving, Christmas, birthday, and other bonuses
  • On-site gym and personal training
  • On-site cafeteria

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