Corporate Functions

Associate, Surveys Reporting & Analytics

Experience Level: Junior

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GLG is seeking a highly-motivated and enthusiastic individual to join the growing Reporting and Analytics unit within the global Surveys team. The Reporting and Analytics team is responsible for analyzing and reporting on survey results that GLG collects across various industry verticals, population geographies, and client types (e.g. Private Equity, Corporate, Hedge Funds, Healthcare/Life Sciences, and Consultation). This person will work directly with clients to understand their learning needs, collaborate with Survey Project Managers to help construct research projects that will address those needs, and deliver reports where the client is able to understand the trends and takeaways of their project. This position requires meticulous attention to detail, the ability to prioritize and execute, excellent written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to interpret, explain, and visualize analytic findings to a lay audience.

 

Key Responsibilities

 

Day-to-day responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Collaborate: Work with GLG’s Strategic Solutions teams and other Business Units to define, execute, and deliver clients’ needs on survey analysis, including shaping the survey approach upfront to deliver better results to analyze and package
  • Communicate: Help GLG clients understand and interpret their data
  • Analyze: Run statistical analyses on GLG’s online surveys; interpret data from online surveys and synthesize results
  • Implement: Build market-research reports that support clients’ understanding of survey results

 

Position Requirements

 

This person is passionate about all aspects of survey and market research and data analysis: collecting, analyzing, and visualizing data, and is on a continuous journey to develop his or her understanding, intuition, and toolkit with which to explore this passion. He/she is methodical and meticulous. He/she needs to operate with the utmost sense of ownership for the projects with which he/she is involved.  He/she is able to take complex problems and explain them in simple terms. He/she is data savvy and able to think outside the box when it comes to explaining and visualizing results.

 

Specific requirements include:

  • Required education: BA degree
  • Preferred education: Degree in field with strong quantitative or research background (Economics, Psychology, Sociology, etc)
  • Experience in research and data analysis, and at least one data analysis tool, such as R, SPSS, Stata etc; Q preferred
  • Experience with Excel and PowerPoint; familiarity with at least one survey research tool a plus (such as Decipher or Qualtrics)
  • Strong attention to detail; able to identify quality control issues with consistent accuracy
  • Strong drive to 'crack the problem' with a deep intellectual curiosity and integrity, combined with a practical sense of how to cut to the core issues and analysis

We seek bright, positive and flexible people who also:

 

  • Act with the highest integrity and professionalism in all their endeavors
  • Think creatively and focus on opportunities for growth
  • Exhibit constant attention to detail
  • Express a strong desire to work in a team
  • Demonstrate the ability and initiative to handle increasing responsibility over time
  • Are able to explain complex concepts in simple terms

 

 

About GLG / Gerson Lehrman Group

GLG is the world’s knowledge marketplace. Our clients rely on GLG’s global team to connect with powerful insight across fields from our network of 700,000+ experts (and the hundreds of new experts we recruit every day).

We serve thousands of the world’s best businesses, from Fortune 500 corporations to leading technology companies to professional services firms and financial institutions. We connect our clients to the world’s largest and most varied source of first-hand expertise, including executives, scientists, academics, former public-sector leaders, and the foremost subject matter specialists.

GLG’s industry-leading compliance framework allows clients to learn in a structured, auditable, and transparent way, consistent with their own internal compliance obligations and the highest professional ethical standards. Our compliance standards are a major competitive differentiator and key component of the company’s culture.

To learn more, visit www.GLG.it.

About GLG / Gerson Lehrman Group

GLG is the world’s knowledge marketplace. Our clients rely on GLG’s global team to connect with powerful insight across fields from our network of 700,000+ experts (and the hundreds of new experts we recruit every day).

We serve thousands of the world’s best businesses, from Fortune 500 corporations to leading technology companies to professional services firms and financial institutions. We connect our clients to the world’s largest and most varied source of first-hand expertise, including executives, scientists, academics, former public-sector leaders, and the foremost subject matter specialists.

GLG’s industry-leading compliance framework allows clients to learn in a structured, auditable, and transparent way, consistent with their own internal compliance obligations and the highest professional ethical standards. Our compliance standards are a major competitive differentiator and key component of the company’s culture.

To learn more, visit www.GLGinsights.com.