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Market Research Associate- Contract in Palo Alto, Ca

Market Research (Contract)

Seeking an energetic and creative market research contractor to join our team. This role is project oriented. The ideal candidate is self-motivated and comfortable performing market research to help us bring brand and products to market. The role is dedicated to help build an innovative market research function with the focus of bringing our Professional Services Platform into focused verticals.

Core Responsibilities:

Lead small to medium sized market research projects/work streams to support our market insights and strategic planning process.

Identify and track competitive landscape for legal and accounting verticals.

Provide competitive intelligence – landscape, deep dives.

Evaluate the market size and ecosystem of potential adjacent markets.

Track market performance; identify and assess new trends related to the market.

Determine the future market outlook and company position of a particular product line or technology or competitive company.

Apply broad knowledge of business concepts and analytical principles to develop research frameworks, approach and methodology best practices to analyze complex strategy issues.


Bachelor’s Degree and at least 3 years’ experience required.

Ability to conduct analysis and formulate conclusions based on a combination of quantitative and qualitative analysis using a variety of tools including secondary research, interviews and surveys.

Demonstrated skills in gathering data from multiple, often disparate, sources and synthesizing raw data into meaningful reports and presentations using Excel and PowerPoint with an intermediate level of proficiency.

Ability to make effective oral presentations and prepare concise written reports/presentations to a variety of audiences.

Ability to plan, organize, prioritize, work independently and meet deadlines.

Ability to work collaboratively and independently with individuals at all levels of the organization.

Effective and professional communication abilities.

Knowledge of legal and accounting industries ideal but not required.

Pay Rate-$50/hr.

Please email resume to kjohnson@nelsoninteractive.net

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