• Segment Research Manager

    Location UK-London
    Posted Date 4 weeks ago(13/11/2018 16:43)
    Job ID
    Amazon EU SARL (UK Branch)
    Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name)
    United Kingdom
  • Job Description

    Segment Research Manager
    Location: London
    Salary: Competitive

    The Amazon Global Advertising Insights team is looking for an analytical and technically skilled market researcher to join our team. This position will be responsible for developing and supporting best in class market research methodology and supporting techniques to meet defined business objectives. The Research Manager will identify and manage a select group of vendors to ensure the rapid and timely execution of world-class work. Upon completion, the Segment Research Manager reviews the collected data, draws insights, authors reports and makes business-oriented recommendations that materially benefit the Amazon consumer business.

    This role requires an individual with excellent analytical abilities as well as outstanding business acumen. The successful candidate will be a self-starter comfortable with ambiguity, with strong attention to detail, vocally self-critical, an ability to work in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment. He/She recognizes that the true measure of the success of the work product is based on the business impact the findings have had.

    Responsibilities Include:
    · Developing in-depth analyses for ad hoc requests and projects, and increasing efficiency by operationalize tracking studies
    · Selecting the most appropriate research methodology and techniques
    · Designing qualitative and quantitative research plans
    · Designing research questionnaires and moderator guides
    · Interpreting data, writing reports, and making actionable recommendations
    · Supporting consumer research projects both in the US and Internationally; these may be either primary research or secondary data projects
    · Keys to success in this role include exceptional analytics, statistics, judgment, and communication skills. The candidate will need to be able to extract insights from data and be able to clearly communicate appropriate triggers and actions

    Basic Qualifications

    • Significant experience within advertising research within the ecommerce sector
    • Experience in automating research studies using Redshift cluster database resources within an ecommerce organisation
    • Evidence of managing global research projects
    • Proficient with Excel, MS Word, SQL and SPSS, Q, R, or SAS
    • Bachelors or advanced degree
    • Ability to assimilate relevant data sources and hone in on key insights that drive business recommendations.
    • Experience with a wide array of product, brand, advertising and customer satisfaction research methodologies
    • Exceptional written and oral communication abilities

    Preferred Qualifications

    · Retail experience, both US and international, preferred
    · Experience in both vendor and corporate environments preferred
    · Candidates with a Master’s degree or higher with additional experience are preferred.

    Date posted: 15th November 2018
    Closing date: 13th December 2018
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