Market Strategies International Analyst - Market Research in Livonia, Michigan

Analyst (Health Team)Market Strategies International is seeking an Analyst to join our Health team - a role where you could design and deliver research for well-known brands you would recognize. This is not an entry-level position. You should have at least 1 - 3 years of work experience to qualify.Our Health team has a diverse set of clients in the pharmaceutical, insurance, and hospital / healthcare provider sectors. You could work on projects ranging from large quant studies that are fielded internationally, or smaller qualitative studies, highly custom or long-term tracking studies with a client-customized portal to manage. This team has it all - great people, great work, and clients that treat us like an extension of their team.Health also has 20+ analyst colleagues and 10 client-facing, industry experts to help you learn and grow analytically, plus navigate the nuances of our clients' business or industry.We have 1 position open for any of the following office locations:* Metro Detroit (Livonia, Michigan - HQ); or* Portland, OregonAnalysts work in project teams with colleagues in "Research Manager" and "Client Manager" roles to complete custom, market research projects. Analysts are typically responsible for supporting the design, analysis and reporting for quantitative and qualitative projects. Analysts maintain data integrity, use a variety of analytic techniques to understand data and relay the implications of the results to the project team. This position is responsible for ensuring that project deliverables address client objectives and accurately present findings in a clear, concise, and compelling manner. Analysts should be equally capable of analyzing both qualitative and quantitative results.Responsibilities:* Participate in study design meetings with project team and/or clients.* Apply various Market Strategies methodologies to research projects.* Demonstrate understanding of survey sampling concepts, their impact, and use.* Draft questionnaires using Market Strategies' preferred questionnaire writing processes.* Use Market Strategies tools and/or technology to format surv eys and prepare for programming.* Monitor the quality of the data and discard non-qualified respondents (set and apply strike criteria).* Execute phases of the analysis plan with guidance from experienced team members.* Analyze research results and create graphical displays to convey the implications of the data.* Create reports that include effective graphs, tables, summaries, and narratives.Qualifications:* Must have a Bachelor degree in a related field. Advanced degree preferred.* Minimum 1 year of prior Market Research experience (as Intern or entry-level market research role).* Prefer 2 - 3 years prior work experience in market research supplier role.* Must demonstrate knowledge of basic statistics, research procedures, and survey methodology.* Proficiency in SPSS required.* Experience with data mapping, troubleshooting data that doesn't make sense, weighting data, etc.* Must have effective communication skills, both verbal and written.* Must show strong organizational skills, time management and attention to detail abilities.* Works well on multiple projects simultaneously and under pressure.* Must be proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).Our environment offers you:* Access to experts for maximum learning.* Exposure to a rich variety of research techniques.* Insight into the needs and challenges of your clients-to learn how the world's leading