Farmers Insurance Careers

Market Research Specialist

Woodland Hills, California
Strategic Management & Administration


Job Description

Requisition ID: 180009W4
  
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Join a team of diverse professionals at Farmers to acquire skills on the job and apply your learned knowledge to future roles at Farmers. Farmers Insurance also offers extensive training opportunities through the award winning University of Farmers named by Training magazine amongst top 10 corporate training units in the world. Start your career at Farmers today! 
  
Job Summary 
  
Responsible for supporting end-to-end consumer research initiatives supporting enterprise and marketing's strategic needs. This includes serving as a day-to-day project team support to fulfill core research needs and integration of relevant consumer insights consistent with overarching strategic themes. Uses both primary and secondary research to develop, analyze, and synthesize actionable insights, and, where appropriate, communicate insights to key stakeholders.  
  
Essential Job Functions 
  
Manage and execute end-to-end research projects for enterprise, marketing, and business unit initiatives to provide actionable insig hts/learning Proactively mine/analyze available data sources to further team understanding, develop hypotheses and identify insight. Create the ' story' to facilitate communication of relevant results Develop a broad and rich understanding of key industry/company trends by leveraging secondary data sources to help monitor and diagnose the brand/category and address business issues and information needs Closely interact and consult with relevant business units/teams to ensure objectives, data collection and analysis support key priorities. Create strong interconnections across multiple research efforts to deliver a holistic story for stakeholders Manage both internal and external resources/vendors to execute market research, data analysis, and reporting to ensure cost-efficient, accurate, and timely completion of projects  
  
Education Requirements 
  
Bachelor's degree (4-year college degree) 
  
Experience Requirements 
  
1-2 years' experience in market research (some supplier-side experience strongly preferred) or in a general marketing business situation (or equivalent) Strong MS Office (PowerPoint and Excel especially) skills. Experience with statistical analysis software is strongly preferred (e.g. Survey Reporter, mTab, or other analytical tool experience highly desired) 
  
Special Skill Requirement 
  
Strong ability to support consumer and market research projects, generate consumer and market insights, and tie these insights to ac tionable business recommendations Must have basic familiarity with multiple research methodologies (qualitative and quantitative) and must have general awareness of a dvanced analytics and their appropriate application to market research data Strong communications skills required for representing data and analysis to key stakeholders and management; ability to create and communicate thestory in written reports, presentations, and via other avenues of communication Intellectually-curious, analytical, impact-driven, persistent, and confident with sharing opinions and recommendations Must be organized, able to work both independently and within a team, with strong attention to detail and strong project management skills Capacity to support numerous projects simultaneously 
  
Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce. 

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: 12/10/2018