Analyst – New York
Location: Hoboken, NJ (10 minutes from NYC by public transportation)
Vacancy number: US1221
Additional opportunities available: San Francisco and Atlanta
SKIM is a fast growing and multicultural company, employing enthusiastic, collegial people. With our eight offices worldwide, we are large enough to deal with extensive multinational research challenges and offer opportunities to grow; yet, we are ‘small’ enough to know each other’s names.
Combining market-specific expertise and knowledge of advanced research methodologies, SKIM has been a valued partner for over 35 years. Typical SKIM clients operate on the cutting edge of product innovation and marketing, in consumer products, healthcare, consumer health, telecommunications and technology and online services. Join us as Analyst!
We share the dedication and excitement in discovering solutions for our clients’ needs related to pricing, communication, and new product development decisions in healthcare, consumer health, consumer goods, telecommunications, services, and technology. We also offer custom solutions to consultancy firms with our quantitative and qualitative services. What makes us different is the way we work. Our joy in providing answers you can act on. Our belief in personal relationships. Our commitment to exceptional methodological expertise, based on our roots in conjoint.
Based on expansion across our offices, we have multiple openings in our Hoboken, NJ office for people with a passion for market research and an enjoyment in providing solutions to their client’s needs….We are looking for team players who are ambitious, highly motivated, well spoken with people skills that are off the chart!!
- Learn to manage and execute all phases of a market research study, including: study design, questionnaire development, survey programming (where necessary), fieldwork coordination, analysis, writing consultative reports and presentations.
- Consult clients on their business issues (throughout the entire process) to help optimize marketing communication, product portfolios, and other aspects of new and existing product offerings.
- Learn and utilize advanced quantitative methods and “outside-the-box” thinking to help answer complex business questions.
- Consult with market research/marketing functions at our clients to help them make the best decisions possible by learning to provide clear and actionable recommendations.
- 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
- We seek diverse professional experience ranging from relevant internships to three years of professional research preferably from market research, marketing or management consulting firms utilizing analytical/logic skills.
- Must have a passion for learning new quantitative/qualitative research methodologies
- Excellent analytical, oral and written skills required
- Strong interest in the industries SKIM works in, e.g. consumer goods, telecoms, technology and healthcare
- Entrepreneurial and pro-active attitude
- Authorization to work in the U.S.
SKIM is an equal opportunity employer and offers a flexible working environment. We offer a competitive salary & benefits package that includes the following:
- Annual performance-based and profit sharing bonus
- Employer-paid medical, dental and vision coverage
- 4% match on 401(k)
- Regular team outings and events
- Annual team-building day
- High value placed on taking initiative and ownership
- Open, communicative work environment
- Flat organizational structure
- Work / life balance
- Casual dress code
- Great, passionate colleagues
- Active training programs in place, many of which are guided on-the-job training
At SKIM we understand that our employees are our most valuable asset; we are committed to their future development and provide the opportunity to create a career that fits the aspirations of each individual.
Please note that only complete applications consisting of a resume and cover letter will be considered (noting locations of interest). Due to the large volume of applications, only applicants who are invited to the first round selection process will be further contacted (this may take 1-3 weeks). Thank you for your understanding.