Are you intellectually curious and have an interest in harnessing novel technologies to help consumer packaged goods manufacturers better understand their shoppers? As a Research Analyst at Locately, you will work at the forefront of the emerging field of location analytics, analyzing location data and survey responses to generate meaningful intelligence for Fortune 50 companies.
We are seeking a highly motivated, detail-oriented Research Analyst with strong interpersonal skills to play an integral role in developing the actionable shopper insights we deliver to our clients to give them a competitive edge. As a Research Analyst, you will creatively mine our rich datasets, conduct statistical analyses, deliver reporting outputs, and collaboratively generate recommendations based on your findings in support of high-impact, actionable deliverables.
Locately is the leader in location analytics and location-targeted mobile surveys. The Locately technology platform processes huge volumes of GPS data from opted-in mobile phones to understand which stores people visit, which travel routes they take, and why. Locately delivers location-based mobile and online surveys to engage with shoppers on the path to purchase or after they have visited specified venues of interest: the “next-generation intercept.” Locately’s innovations have been featured in MIT’s Technology Review, Forbes, and Fortune Magazine (CNN Money).
Locately was acquired by Service Management Group in 2012. The Locately team remains in Boston where we continue to focus on innovation in location analytics and shopper intelligence.
This is a Full time employment role with Locately in the Boston, MA area; you must have work authorization to work for any employer. Locately is not sponsoring work related visas at this time.
If you are interested, please include salary requirements with your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
A minimum 2 years work experience as a Research Analyst in Consumer Insights or Shopper Insights. Experience in the CPG industry is highly preferred.
Intermediate to advanced skills in statistics, including descriptives, crosstabs, parametric and non-parametric tests, linear regression, logistic regression, factor analysis, and survival analysis
Experience generating professional slide decks in PPT
Strong presentation and interpersonal communication skills
Experience with SPSS, Python, and R is preferred
A Master’s degree in behavioral/social science or statistics with an emphasis on statistics and research methods