Jobs and Careers in Market Research from MyFoodRecruiter http://www.myfoodrecruiter.com The Food and Beverage Industry's leading jobs site and employment resource <![CDATA[ Manager Consumer Insight in Chicago, IL]]> Description:  Conagra Brands has the most energized, highest-impact culture in food. Our people persistently challenge and disrupt marketplace/business conventions and we are respected for our great brands, great food, great margins and consistent results. Conagra Brands, be part of building something BIG.Job SummaryServe as a key player in helping the Insight &Analytics (I&A) team influence decisions with rigorous insights that drive results.  They will support initiatives driving a wide range of investigative research activities to define the companyâ??s brandsâ?? growth opportunities with regard to brand renovation, expansion, new products, shopper/channels and marketing strategy. Digs deep to uncover compelling consumer, category, shopper and brand insights; ensures insights are leveraged in growth strategies, new products, and marketing/activation plans.Position ResponsibilitiesEstablish himself/herself as a strategic business partner with Brand Directors and managers, R&D directors, Customer leaders and the Marketing team. Translate insights and analytics into top and bottom line business impact. Drive an agile, analytically-driven approach to identifying and defining business opportunities for growth; develops learning plan, executes, analyzes, and communicates learning related to CAG brandsâ?? present and future position in the marketplace.Advise on key strategic issue development to be addressed in annual operating and strategic business plan, serving as consumer & shopper business partner.Lead synthesis and communication of market, retailer and consumer trends; ensures relevant trends are acted upon in brand product and marketing strategies.Identify, develop and refine new/renovated products to support business growth.Lead the sourcing, interpretation and application of marketplace and consumer learning to develop marketing strategy and refine activation for prioritized brands.Drive application of a comprehensive range of research methodologies and suppliers, continuous improvement in techniques and cost.Apply our portfolio segmentation principles with regard to resource allocation, investments and the types of engagements with the brands.Position Qualifications5+ years of experience producing high quality, well-regarded insights & analytics work, preferably in the consumer packaged goods industry.Bachelorâ??s degree required, Masterâ??s degree preferredProven track record of delivering actionable business recommendations, influencing decisions, and impacting resultsStrong priority management skills so to ensure insights resources are leveraged and applied to the most important business issues.A proven record of turning insights into actions with our brands, retailers, marketing and R&DA proven track record driving business model and influencing the matrix across brand, marketing, customer and R&DStrong knowledge of multiple insights tools and processes, both quantitative and qualitativeExperience working with multiple third party suppliers ensuring they are aligned to our key deliverables and they are driving impactful outcomesProven strong oral and written communication skills, especially the ability to explain difficult concepts and insights in simple, applicable business terms#LI-KZ1SF:GDConagra Brands is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, pregnancy, leave status, disability, veteran status, genetic information and/or any other characteristic or status protected by national, federal, state or local law. â??

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<![CDATA[ Market Research Manager in , CA]]> Description:  Our client, a leading beverage company, is currently seeking an accomplished Market Research Manager to join the team. Here is an overview of the role: 1) Communicate with clients to understand and document the business objectives 2) Identify the most appropriate research methodology and techniques 3) Design qualitative and quantitative research plans for products in all stages of the Product Life Cycle 4) Design research questionnaires and review guidelines 5) Work with Project Directors to oversee the fieldwork initiative 6) Interpret data, write reports and make actionable recommendations 7) Develop insights which would drive brand strategy and decision making by leveraging tracking data, secondary sources and competitive intelligence 8) Partner with consumer insights and brand partners to identify knowledge gaps and business questions to be addressed with tracking research 9) Establish a standardized approach for goal-setting and tracking of brand performance against key KPIs 10) Manage external vendor relationships through survey design and execution, analysis and reporting

Requirements:  1) A university degree is required. Although all candidates are welcome and encouraged to apply, preference will be given to those with degrees in a relevant field 2) Appropriate full-time work experience is mandatory (no students or fresh graduates please) 3) Recent experience in the beverage industry is strongly preferred 4) Preference will be given to candidates with recent experience in market research management This role is a great opportunity for the right person looking to advance their career with a wonderful company. If you are qualified and think that you are a strong fit for this role, please apply ASAP!]]>