Insights Research Analyst (Full-Time Consultant)

Rockville, MD
Jun 26, 2022
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Part time

Position Summary:

This position is responsible for supporting organizational understanding of the USP’s customers and business environment. Insights Analyst (Contract) will conduct primary market research projects and be responsible for research instrument development, fielding, analysis, and reporting.

Job Duties

  • Conducts primary market research (qualitative and quantitative) to support strategic, tactical and operational initiatives as well as planning and implementation of new and potential USP products and programs
  • Works with USP’s internal Research Operations team on some quantitative research projects
  • Establishes and manages schedules for projects and monitors progress to ensure timely delivery of results
  • Ensures results provided are accurate and offer meaningful and actionable insights


  • Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree preferred. Preferred specialization in market research, business, sociology, or other social science, marketing, or related discipline.
  • A minimum of 6 years of hand-on experience in primary market research (both qualitative and quantitative).
  • Ability to synthesize research findings into a succinct, insights-driven reports.
  • Ability to present complex information in a clear and insightful manner.
  • Demonstrated capability in building and managing multiple projects concurrently.
  • Survey management tool experience. Qualtrics preferred.
  • Expert PowerPoint skills.
  • Experience using Excel, SPSS, or other software for data analysis.
  • Excellent communication skills: verbal, written, and interpersonal.
  • Excellent time and project management skills.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Must be self-motivated and client service oriented.
  • Can handle change and ambiguity.
  • Thoroughness, attention to detail, and accuracy in work products required.
  • The following is a plus but not required: Hands-on experience with Tableau; experience in pharmaceutical/biotech industry


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COVID Provisions

As a condition of employment with United States Pharmacopeial Convention’s (USP) duty to provide and maintain a workplace that is free of known hazards, all employees and contingent staff hired after July 1st, 2021 are required to be fully vaccinated unless a reasonable accommodation is approved. Your recruiter will advise accordingly.

About USP

The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) USP is an independent scientific organization that collaborates with the world's top experts in health and science to develop quality standards for medicines, dietary supplements, and food ingredients. USP brings together more than 1,100 talented professionals across five global locations to deliver its mission to strengthen the supply of safe quality medicines and supplements worldwide. USP is proud to be an equal employment opportunity employer (EEOE) and affirmative action employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class. We are committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. USP does not accept unsolicited resumes from 3rd party recruitment agencies and is not responsible for fees from recruiters or other agencies except under specific written agreement with USP.

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