PRODUCT PLANNING STRATEGY AND RESEARCH ASSOCIATE

This position will be full-time and located in our clients' offices in Philadelphia.

Comcast’s Product Planning team provides research and strategy support across Xfinity’s various product lines. The team executes advanced quantitative market research projects leveraging methods such as conjoint analysis (choice model).  

The Product Planning team is seeking a Research Associate on a full-time contract basis to support its market research activities. This role provides a great opportunity for a dynamic individual to become part of a high-performing team, gain experience in a range of market research methodologies, and to support a large corporation in its multiple and varied improvement efforts.

The Research Associate is a support position to Xfinity’s Product Planning Research Team, specifically in advanced quantitative research projects. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual who is interested in market research and consumer insights, who is eager to reveal how their findings influence the world’s largest broadcasting and cable television company.

Responsibilities

  • Support market research projects through data analysis, mining, and entry, as well as through preparing result readouts and participating in strategy sessions. 

  • Handle research-related ad-hoc requests such as survey programming, testing, and fielding as needed.

Required Skills & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Social Science, Management, Statistics, Computer Science or a related field

  • 1-2 years of relevant full-time or internship experience (recent university graduates are encouraged to apply)

  • Excellent quantitative skills

  • Advanced Excel skills

  • Matlab, Stata, SPSS, R (advantage)

  • XML / HTML / python other programming language advantage

  • Interest in market research

  • Familiarity with a survey programming tool such as SurveyMonkey, Decipher, Qualtrics, etc. (advantage)

  • Understanding of survey development

  • Strong technology comfort level

  • Sophisticated technical administrator

  • Ability to learn new tools quickly 

  • Excellent attention to detail 

  • Team player with excellent communication skills

  • Ability to prioritize and coordinate multiple projects and requests

  • Capable of working independently on projects and collaborating with a team

Additional Information

This position will be full-time, for a 3-month project on a contract basis and will be located at Comcast’s downtown Philadelphia headquarters. There is a possibility that this will develop into a long-term position.

If this position interests you, please send your resume, cover letter (optional), and contact information to info@ogcglobal.com. Please include the position for which you are applying in the email subject line.

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