San José

Quantitative Analyst

SKIM is a refreshingly human customer insights agency with offices in Europe, the US, Latin America, Asia. SKIM people are research heavyweights specialized in customer decision behavior. With roots in advanced research methods, SKIM converts tough business challenges into actionable answers. For over 35 years, team SKIM works with leading companies to understand and influence buying decisions across all channels.

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Within Latin America, SKIM is catering to clients in several markets and industries with our team that is situated in San Jose, CR and São Paulo, BR. For this team we are currently looking for a motivated team player to join our forces.

Job Description

  • Learn to be responsible for executing 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.

Job Requirements

  • 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 experience ranging from relevant internships to entry level work experience, preferably from market research, marketing or management consulting firms utilizing analytical/logic skills
  • Must have a passion for learning new quantitative/qualitative research methodologies and have a entrepreneurial and pro-active attitude
  • Excellent analytical, oral and written skills required in both English & Spanish (Portuguese is a plus)
  • Strong interest in the industries SKIM works in, e.g. consumer goods, telecoms, technology and healthcare

Our Offer

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
  • Health insurance
  • 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 completed applications, consisting of a resume and cover letter, written in English will be considered.

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