Senior Market Research Specialist - Bloomfield, CT

Randstad Professionals
Oct 06, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time

Senior Market Research Specialist - Bloomfield, CT

  • This is a contract role expected to last 5+ months.
  • The successful candidate will have a proven track record in driving a research agenda with real impact within a matrix organization, in a complex business, and in a competitive environment. Further, the ideal candidate will be an expert in all aspects of research design and execution, comfortable leading in a highly collaborative setting, ability to effectively influence and work with senior leaders, and a strong mentor and manager to develop junior research talent.

Senior Market Research Specialist - Job Duties:

  • The Market Research Senior Specialist/Manager will develop and drive a research agenda to support insight deployment and delivery to internal stakeholders and clients.
  • Mastery of research, analytical skills, and ability to collaborate across all levels of an organization are required. These include, but are not limited to, business and research objective development and alignment, advanced research design, vendor management, applying data analysis including advanced techniques, and reporting insights and implications that are concise, meaningful, and critical in guiding business advancement.

Job Requirements:

  • Preferred Master's degree in Marketing Science/Market Research, Economics or Statistics.
  • 7+ years of experience
  • Expertise in consumer and B2B research
  • Proven experience managing both quantitative and qualitative research
  • Proven ability to build and drive a research agenda aligned to business objectives and strategies
  • Ability to influence senior leaders

Compensation: $35.00-$41.00hr

Company Description:

Randstad is a $22.5 billion global provider of HR services and the second largest staffing organization in the world. From temporary staffing to permanent placement to in-house, professionals, search & selection, and HR Solutions, Randstad holds top positions around the world and has approximately 31,100 corporate employees working from its nearly 4,700 branches and in-house locations in 40 countries.

We are a company built on a deep network of expertise that crosses industries and geographies. We recognize that talent comes in different forms, that every business has its unique challenges and opportunities. And our recruiting experts are skilled at marrying talent and business-identifying the ideal professionals for an organization's culture and its teams, its needs and its goals.