Manager, Immunology Insights

Lake County, IL, US
Oct 09, 2019
Science/R&D, Immunology
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
  • Act as research lead for key commercial team relationships focused on providing strategic insight, forming a trusted relationship, and staying abreast of commercial issues.
  • Is conversant with custom research methodologies, adept at supplier and stakeholder management, and is able to independently lead custom research projects to deliver compelling strategic and tactical insight.
  • Collaborate with marketing research team members to identify and bring innovative custom research approaches to the organization.
  • Maintain organizational knowledge of market and competitive trends and industry developments and effectively communicate this knowledge to internal stakeholders. Possess a solid understanding of industry secondary data and syndicated sources and their strengths and weaknesses.
  • Analyze market and brand trends and performance for all Franchise markets.
  • Capture and communicate these trends/performance dynamics via management and publication of weekly and monthly reporting.
  • Synthesize research learning across projects and primary and secondary research to develop actionable insights and recommendations that shape commercial strategies and tactics.
  • Builds solid relationships as a team player, while maintaining objectivity and lack of bias to represent the voice of the customer.
  • Monitor and manage marketing research programs within budget and identify opportunities for cost savings where appropriate.
  • Ensure all marketing research activities are conducted in accordance with financial and ethical compliance guidelines.

  • BA or BS degree required; MBA or MA preferred with concentration in market research or marketing is a strong plus.
  • 6+ years relevant marketing research experience, with at least 4 years client side marketing research experience
  • Analytical reasoning abilities, intellectual curiosity, strong business acumen, and creativity in problem solving.
  • Ability to interact effectively with/present to (verbally and in writing) all levels of the organization, from Product Managers to Divisional Vice Presidents
  • Advanced knowledge of custom research methodologies
  • Proven experience as an integral member of a high performing work team
  • Strong project management skill s