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JobDescription :
Job Description

Looking for a Research Manager to join our
Proprietary Research Operations Team
located in Troy, MI

 

 

   

J.D. Power and Associates is currently seeking a Research Manager for its Proprietary Research Operations. The position will be based in J.D. Power’s state-of-the-art, rapidly expanding Troy, MI research facility. The individual will manage research operations for tracking and ad-hoc proprietary studies for the Insurance, Banking, Mortgage/Investment and Healthcare sectors.  Ideal candidate will demonstrate the ability to succeed in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment.

 

Key Goals of Position:

· Manage research operations for tracking and ad-hoc proprietary studies for the Insurance, Banking, Mortgage/Investment and Healthcare sectors. Responsibilities including but not limited to project design, data collection, data processing, analysis, and presentation.

· Develop/maintain client relationships and support associated sales activity.

· Manage financial accounting for studies including contract reviews, invoicing, purchase requisitions, and monthly cost review.

· Develop solutions that improve operational efficiencies of research studies and enable increased scalability.

· Successfully use Excel, mTab and SPSS for data analysis and verification.

· Fully support/enable Practice to achieve revenue targets. Provide practice with client focused customer service and strategic support.

 

 

 

Qualifications
 

 

Education/Experience Required:

 

 

·         Bachelor's degree from a four-year college/university or combination of experience and education

·         Minimum of 6 years of work experience

·         Strong analytical and written skills essential.  

·         SPSS proficiency a must.

·         Demonstrated experience using Excel (macros preferred), PowerPoint (data graph creation), and Word (or similar software applications)

·         Solid mathematical (statistical), analytical and writing skills required. 

 

 

 

Benefits

Regular full-time employees of The McGraw-Hill Companies routinely receive the following benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision insurance, Flexible spending accounts with company contribution
  • 401K with company matching, long-term and annual incentives, stock purchase program
  • Many work/life benefits such as low-cost emergency child- and elder-care, parental leave for birth or adoption, flexible work arrangements, volunteer opportunities, employee assistance programs, tuition reimbursement, employee discounts, and much more

About the Company

Can you channel the Voice of the Customer? Join J.D. Power and Associates, a global marketing information services company operating in key business sectors including market research, forecasting, performance improvement, Web intelligence and customer satisfaction. The company's quality and satisfaction measurements are based on responses from millions of consumers annually. Help us inform people about the choices they make, and show businesses how they can better meet consumers' needs. J.D. Power and Associates is a division of The McGraw-Hill Companies.

The McGraw-Hill Companies (NYSE: MHP) is a Fortune500 corporation with over 20,000 global employees and over 10,000 U.S. employees. Around the world, McGraw-Hill provides people with the information and insights they need to adapt and grow in changing times. Our business spans the fields of financial services, education, and business information with leading brand names such as Standard & Poor's, McGraw-Hill Education, Platts, and J.D. Power & Associates. By working together with our customers and partners, these brands are laying the foundation for a smarter, better world.

The McGraw-Hill Companies is an equal opportunity employer. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment. For special accommodation due to disability, please email webmaster -at- mcgraw-hill.com and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate individual.

Job ID :
28309
Posted On :
4-27-2013
Brand :
J.D. Power and Associates
Location :
Troy, MI US
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