Join NMMA Industry Statistics and Research—thought leaders within the recreational boating industry. Through research and data analytics, the team provides insights on market intelligence and industry trends that inform strategic business decisions.
This is a place for hardworking data nerds to converge. The Research Associate will be responsible for the research and collection of information and analysis of that information given a project's expressed goals and presentation of findings/results to help inform decisions on a project or within an organization.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Clean, quality-check, and prepare data thoroughly and efficiently.
Analyze data and content to identify underlying trends.
Provide customer support to research program participants.
Conduct surveys and interview, compile data, and perform preliminary analyses.
Maintain research databases.
Assist with regularly released and ad hoc statistical reports
Support the Director of Industry Statistics and Research in all data and research projects.
Provide administrative and clerical support for department programs and initiatives.
Advanced understanding of Access and Excel, including Excel advanced formulas, analytics, Power, and pivot tables.
Proven, practiced attention to detail.
Resourceful, adaptive, willing to go the extra mile and learn new technologies to get the job done.
Ability to work independently.
Minimum one year of experience in industry research and analysis.
Masters in Business, Statistics, or Decision Sciences preferred.
Gets excited about cleaning data and analyzing it to tell a story.
Analytical; understands data management and application of data to solve marketing problems.
Ability to meet deadlines and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
Proven excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Strong online research skills.
Additional Salary Information: As a member of our crew, you will receive a competitive salary, full benefits, 401k and flex-time, summer hours and more! If you are an outstanding Senior Digital Manager with a solid background, we want you to come aboard! If you are a positive upbeat person with a passion for boating please apply!
About National Marine Manufacturers Association
The National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA) is the leading trade association in the U.S. and Canada for the manufacturers of recreational boats and marine products. NMMA is also the largest producer of boat and sportshows in the world. The NMMA also oversees Discover Boating, a national consumer awareness program on behalf of the U.S. recreational boating industry.