Develop proposed research methodologies for projects that require insights from consumers, stakeholders, and/or industry leaders
Outline research briefs with clear goals and objectives as well as recommended methodologies
Planning and Execution of Ethnography research in hospital environments, in-homes, and other in context scenarios
Moderation of 1:1 interviews and focus groups
Design and evaluate quantitative surveys conducted internally and externally
Ability to write discussion guides for all methods of research
Ability to write a screener for recruiting participants and work with in-house or contracted recruiting companies to ensure we are conducting research with qualified respondents
Assess vendor proposals and guide research methods to ensure goals are met
Prepare reports of findings, illustrate data graphically, and translate complex findings into written text and presentations
Present the findings and recommendations that meet strategic research and business objectives to Senior Leadership and internal clients
Disseminate internal and external healthcare data and information to prospective clients (i.e. other Marketing team members, administration, operations, etc.)
Prepare presentations of the data for use in communicating with team members, administration, and operations
Present findings to administrative team in a formal presentations; provide analysis and guidance to Senior Leadership
Write and prepare narrative and statistical reports of findings and program updates including indicator reports; prepare charts, graphs and tables of research findings using spreadsheet software
Job will require less than 25% travel time within the United States only
What You Will Need:
Bachelor's degree in a related field such as design research, design planning/strategy, product design, design engineering, social sciences, behavioral sciences, etc.
Minimum of one to two years of professional work experience with a proven track record of planning and conducting design research, analyzing and synthesizing qualitative data, and participating in concept workshops.
Knowledge and Skills Required:
Proven primary and secondary market research analysis experience
Ability to design and execute research methodologies as well as analyze data from qualitative research, quantitative surveys and secondary databases
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills and ability to draw information and conclusions from raw data
Expertise in research and evaluation methods, and survey techniques
Ability to function as high-level project manager for SVP and Executive Directors as assigned
Proven ability to multi-task and manage multiple projects simultaneously
Must have ability to prioritize and analyze issues within department, and be able to perform effectively while working within tight time constraints
Responsive to ever-changing matrix of department and company needs and acts timely and accordingly with changes
Expresses ideas and thoughts well, both written and verbally
Exhibits good listening and comprehension skills
Ability to manage external resources: statements of work, scheduling, and budgets
The Design Researcher is principally responsible for collecting, processing, interpreting, formulating reports, and making recommendations based upon the research findings. The Design Researcher must be able to conduct on-site ethnography and interviews in context in hospitals, office environments, and in consumers’ homes. The Design Researcher must have strong initiative and follow-through and be able to anticipate the needs of clients. He/she must also be resourceful, professional, and a team player. The Design Researcher must have a primary research background as well as the skillset to analyze secondary market data. He/she must be able to apply both qualitative and quantitative techniques to interpret data, handle numerous tasks simultaneously, prioritize, meet deadlines, prepare written client deliverables, present the findings, and produce substantiated recommendations. The Design Researcher will work closely with the Design Team and Design Director to translate insights into actionable design criteria for the development of new products, services, and customer experiences.
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