Fiserv Market Research Analyst, Advisory in Brookfield, Wisconsin

Position Description

Market Research Manager, Advisory (JC:40000345)

Are you the kind of person who has mad statistical analysis skills and who gets excited when handed a new dataset and is asked to find and explain some piece of obscure information in it? Do you have the skills to identify business-enhancing opportunities from market research data, and to explain complicated statistical procedures in plain English to the executives who then go and seize these opportunities? Are you honest, patient, and willing to work closely with others toward accomplishing shared goals? If all these apply, then take a look at the job description below and see if Fiserv looks like a good fit for you.

Fiserv (FISV) is a Fortune 500 global financial services technology firm with more than 13,000 clients and 23,000 associates worldwide. We take pride in our mission to enable clients to achieve best-in-class results. The company is highly regarded for its financial services technology and services innovation, including award-winning solutions for mobile and online banking, payments, risk management, data analytics and core account processing. We have been a Fortune World’s Most Admired Company for the past five years in a row.

As a member of the Global Brand team at Fiserv, you will join a dynamic group of seasoned marketing and communications professionals as we support our enterprise priorities through brand building, cultureship and marketing performance to deliver on our brand promise.

The position works closely with department colleagues, business stakeholders, and clients to define and document complex business challenges, then to select and manage the appropriate research and analysis methods to provide insights on the underlying business issues.

/Responsibilities:/

  • Planning and conducting statistical analysis for survey research, data mining, and market experiments

  • Play a vital role in all other activities of the Market Research Team, including planning, executing, and reviewing market research:

o Working with internal business partners and clients to define and execute research and analysis

o Working to identify, prioritize, design, execute and communicate insights from ad-hoc and regular tracking studies

o Assisting in the design of research questionnaires, databases, and market experiments

o Reviewing the analyses and reports of others—ensuring accuracy, logical consistency and value-add

//Qualifications://

  • Significant primary market research experience (as vendor or client)

  • Demonstrated ability to formulate and deliver insights that affect business results

  • Ability to quickly understand and use a variety of data and analytic techniques to uncover a cohesive “story” that will help decision-makers take action; ability to summarize and “bottom line” research results in crisp executive summaries and recommendations

  • Ability to understand business issues and translate them into metrics, research designs, and analysis plans

  • Ability to collaborate closely with other functions, including other analysts, consumer analytics, product marketing, global market strategy, and operations

  • Detail orientation and an analytical mind-set

  • Solid track record in research project management, including experience with tracking studies

  • Ability to prioritize and complete multiple projects with varying degrees of complexity simultaneously

  • Strong written, presentation and oral communication skills

/Requirements:/

  • A minimum of 7 years in a market research analytic role

  • Expertise with statistical tools: R/SPSS/JMP/Python, and working familiarity with both Bayesian and ‘frequentist’ approaches to statistical analysis

  • Working knowledge of SQL

  • Advanced degree in an analytic or social scientific research discipline (e.g., mathematics, statistics, economics, computer science, social psychology, experimental psychology)

  • Exceptional written, oral, and presentation skills

  • Strong analytic skills with experience in statistical modeling and analysis—including probabilistic, multivariate, and choice models

  • Expertise with Office tools, particularly Excel and PowerPoint

  • Preference given to candidates interested and well experienced in business to business research and in financial services research

Fiserv is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Vet. Visit http://www.careers.fiserv.com/eeo for more information.