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Senior Analyst (Tech), Research & Design

Vital Findings is looking for a Senior Analyst, Research & Design

About the Position

Vital Findings is a cutting-edge market research company that conducts creative research using both qualitative and quantitative methods. Obsessed with our client’s unique business challenges, custom research is our specialty. We are a dedicated, curious and fun team who passionately believes in our mission of elevating the market research field. With a whole brain approach, we pair rigorous techniques with engaging storytelling to bring research to life and inspire action.

We are looking for a Senior Analyst to join one of our teams focused on technology and future-focused research. You will tackle research challenges related to the adoption of advanced technology, including anything from cybersecurity, wearable technology, app development, advanced vehicle autonomy and mobility, and more. You will lead key portions of your projects and will ensure the highest quality while finding key insights and creating a story that addresses a client’s business challenges.

This is the perfect opportunity for someone who is excited by the advancement of technology and dynamic industries facing disruption and growth and is able to think creatively and analytically to measure future market trends. Ideal candidates will be passionate about research quality, the strength of story in addressing business challenges, and want to be part of a highly creative and collaborative team.

Responsibilities

• Write questionnaires and discussion guides, identifying opportunities for optimization
• Check and ensure the accuracy of the program
• Monitor fieldwork and recruitment, proactively raising issues and helping to troubleshoot
• Write and check tabs, identifying necessary banner points for analysis, and weighting data as appropriate
• Interpret data to develop the story that best address a client’s business challenge
• Elevate the research findings to focus on the “so what” and “what now”
• Develop the report shell with clear vision and direction to other team members
• Pull and check data in reports, optimizing data visualization
• Write headlines and coach junior staff on story development
• Write a first draft of the executive summary and recommendations
• Proof deliverables to ensure error-free work
• Perform secondary research to obtain relevant market, product and brand information
• Ensure that questionnaires and analytic frameworks are on target with client objectives
• Build and adhere to project timelines
• Manage vendor relationships
• Develop client communication skills
• Mentor and manage junior team members

Qualifications

• Experience in technology and trend research preferred
• Bachelor’s degree
• 3+ years’ experience in market research or related field
• Strong market research skills with an ability to think strategically and critically about solving complex business challenges
• Naturally curious, creative, proactive and organized individual with a passion for personal growth and learning
• Superior verbal and written communication skills
• Strong attention to detail
• Ability to communicate with clients in a clear, concise, and impactful manner
• Ability to take direction from senior management and “run with it”
• A demonstrated ability to manage, mentor and train others
• Experience with PowerPoint and other Microsoft Office Programs
• Understanding and application of statistics (experience with SPSS a plus)

Please email cover letter and resume to joinus@vitalfindings.com

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