Technical Research Manager in Atlanta, GA

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Business Services   •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 7 weeks ago

Job Description

You will join our rapidly growing team in a manager level role, serving as the primary client contact in all phases of market research projects and leading business development initiatives. Using your strong analytical skills, you will lead projects and ensure clients are given clear and actionable insights. Specifically, we're looking for someone who is ready to:

  • Past hands-on experiences executing an actual analytics or modeling type of projects (e.g. conjoint/discrete choice, forecasting) is a must for this position
  • Discuss strategic business problems with our clients and prepare proposals to best answer their business questions
  • Consult with our client's market research and marketing functions to help them make the best decisions possible by giving clear and actionable recommendations
  • Manage, supervise, and partially execute all phases of market research studies: proposal, design, programming, questionnaire preparation, analysis, report writing, and presentation
  • Supervise the work of Analysts and Senior Analysts, and contribute to their growth and career development
  • Help drive the future of the company by contributing to the improvement of products and services, and participating in / leading business development initiatives

Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have prior market research experience on the supplier side, a basic understanding of conjoint and multivariate techniques. More specifically we're looking for someone with the following profile:

  • Robust academic track record from a top tier program (Bachelor's degree required). Studies in the areas of: Economics, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, Econometrics, Business Administration, Market Research, Marketing, Medical or Behavioral Science, Life Sciences, or Psychology. Master Degrees (relevant field of study) viewed as a plus
  • 4+ years of relevant work experience within market research
  • Experience using R is required
  • Experience using SSI is a plus
  • A proven track record of turning complex business issues into simple and actionable recommendations
  • Strong technical and analytical skills, and a passion for learning new quantitative research methodologies
  • Experience presenting results in front of senior audiences
  • Entrepreneurial and pro-active attitude