Director - Creative Excellence (13173)

Ipsos Culver City , CA 90231

Posted 5 days ago

About Ipsos:

We help some of the biggest companies solve their biggest problems. We dominate the market research world.

We are everywhere: in 87 countries and counting. Our clients make the products you use every day, probably including the browser that led you to this posting and the beverage that is sitting next to you. Pick a sector and we are there, on the ground helping our clients make the most of their advertising in technology, media, consumer goods, automotive, you name it. We help build stronger brands and are behind the reason you (and we) buy them.

The Director:

As a Director you are collaborative by nature, have eagle-eye attention to detail and brilliant organizational skills. You love to build team talents and client loyalty and respect.

You work closely with senior team leaders to assure project accuracy and make sure that things stay on schedule. You get to share your many creative and analytical skills with your bright, coachable, talented team members daily, and you delight the client constantly.

Key Areas of Responsibility:

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Making research happen: coordinating your team members so that projects get done well and right: on time, on budget and on strategy for the client. When the going gets tough, you are great at applying the organizational grease it takes to keep the whole process moving seamlessly.

Showing off your skills: Finding operational efficiencies and driving them forward; analyzing and interpreting survey results; preparing client reports and presentations. Finding new spins on data viz.

Showing our clients the love: Developing an understanding of our clients' business issues and the industries in which they operate.

Maintaining and strengthening client relationships through our collective team greatness. Consulting with clients and building your own trusted advisor respect with colleagues internally and externally. Working with clients on big-picture questionnaire design and analysis planning.

Qualifications:

You love data, consumer decision making and puzzles.

You are adaptable, comfortable with change and a strong communicator

You have experience with global brand tracking, including questionnaire design, sampling approaches, and tabulation planning

You have a good understanding of advanced analytics, such as drivers analysis

You have a gift for storytelling in presentation, visually and in writing.

You have 6+ years' experience in the market research and communications field or something arguably relevant.

Serious MS Skills:
MS Office is your friend you are proficient at Excel and PowerPoint. Proficiency in Google Docs a plus.

You ideally have interest/experience in the media and tech industries



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