Research Analyst (Analyst Development Program)

Location: 
Connecticut, New Jersey, Chicago
Salary: 
TBD
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<strong>Ipsos Marketing is looking for Research Analysts to be part of our January 2018 Research Analyst Development Program hiring class.</strong></p>
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<span style="font-family: inherit; font-size: inherit; font-style: inherit; font-variant-ligatures: inherit; font-variant-caps: inherit; font-weight: inherit;">Ipsos Marketing helps clients to transform insights into a distinctive competitive advantage. Our specialists offer simple, intuitive solutions built upon powerful philosophies and always linked to business outcomes.  We help clients uncover people insights and motivations in their markets, innovate and build their brand portfolio, and maximize sales to get the best return on their investment.</span></p>
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<strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-style: inherit; font-variant: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; font-size: inherit; line-height: inherit; font-family: inherit; vertical-align: baseline;">What kinds of people make the best Research Analysts?</strong></p>
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People who love data, who are passionate that data must first be accurate to be actionable.  People who can navigate data and find something others don’t see, who can spot patterns and draw conclusions and insights that lead to powerful business recommendations.  People who want to grow in a career that Business Insider describes as one of the 20 best jobs of the future!</p>
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Think this might be the right opportunity for you?  Our most successful Research Analysts:</p>
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Are insightful, thoughtful and dedicated individuals who not only master everyday tasks but also approach new challenges with enthusiasm.</li>
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Display curiosity and interest in the business, striving to see how they are an important part of delivering information and insight to our clients.</li>
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Are proactive in managing their projects, rather than waiting to be told what to do.</li>
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Responsibilities: 

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<span style="font-family: inherit; font-size: inherit; font-style: inherit; font-variant-ligatures: inherit; font-variant-caps: inherit; font-weight: inherit;">As a Research Analyst you will:</span></p>
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Master primary quantitative research through ownership of the steps of project execution: questionnaire writing, sample framing, link checking, field management, data management, and oversight of the report production process.</li>
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Hone your critical thinking and analytical skills, focusing on better understanding client business issues, analytic plan development, and report writing – with attendance and participation in client meetings / presentations.</li>
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Supported by an experienced project management infrastructure, and working side-by-side with account managers and subject matter experts, the Research Analyst Development Program allows you to transition into one of the fastest-growing careers around.</p>
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Qualifications: 

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<span style="font-family: inherit; font-size: inherit; font-style: inherit; font-variant-ligatures: inherit; font-variant-caps: inherit; font-weight: inherit;">We are looking for people with anywhere from 0 to 3 years of marketing research experience.  Regardless of experience level, the individuals we will ultimately hire will:</span></p>
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Fit the profile of our most successful Research Analysts</li>
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Have earned at least a Bachelor’s degree</li>
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Have exposure to and a passion for marketing and research (the majors we most frequently hire include business, marketing research, sociology and psychology)</li>
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Know their way around a computer, including strong PowerPoint and Excel skills</li>
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