Consumer Insights - Associate Research Manager - 12 Month Contract - Full-time - Start as Soon as Possible
Did you know P&G products are enjoyed nearly 5 billion times a day? With the strongest portfolio of trusted, quality, leadership brands like Pampers®, Tide®, Always®, Pantene®, Bounty®, Downy®, Febreze®, Gillette®, Crest®, Oral-B®, Olay® and Old Spice®, we focus on improving lives through our people & products. P&G has been named one of Canada's Top 100 Employers for 12 of the past 13 years, and other recent accolades include Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures, Canada's Best Diversity Employers, and Canada's Top Employers for Young People. Global awards include being named one of the World's Most Admired Companies (Fortune), World's Most Attractive Employers (Universum), and #1 on the list of the 40 Best Companies for Leaders (Chief Executive Magazine) for 3 of the past 4 years.
WHAT SETS P&G CANADA APART AS AN EMPLOYER?
Investing in the best talent to become tomorrow's leaders! We aim to attract, recruit, reward, and advance the best talent across Canada. From day one you will be given real responsibility that will increase over time, and along this path you will receive the training and coaching you need to succeed. That's why we are recognized as one of the best companies to work for in Canada and globally.
WHAT IS CONSUMER MARKET KNOWLEDGE AND INSIGHTS (CMK)?
CMK employees are experts on consumer and marketing understanding and insights. At P&G the consumer is boss. CMK's unique responsibility is to champion the voice of the consumer and be on the forefront of market trends. Our core work is the integration of consumer, shopper and market understanding to catalyze business growth across all of our bands. We uncover, interpret and champion consumer and market insights grounded in deep understanding of consumer needs and behaviors through Research to enable P&G businesses to better serve the world's consumers. CMK Managers influence the direction of our businesses by: 1) generating deep insights and integrated stories to grow brand leadership; 2) clearly understand consumer needs, behaviors and motivations and activating that understanding to enable consumer focused business choices; 3) understanding consumer trends and behaviors to determine best opportunities for growth; and, 4) delivering successful brand execution, initiatives, and maximizing ROI of marketing and in-store activities. You will have the unique responsibility of uncovering, interpreting, and championing consumer insights, enabling you to be a hero for the people we serve and to inspire winning brand strategies, communication and marketing plans. By leading the consumer learning journey, we enable brand and customer teams to internalize and activate these critical insights that build our brands. CMK is a consumer understanding powerhouse that is unparalleled in the industry for creating and leveraging propriety tools, methodologies, and immersive consumer experiences that fuel business growth and lead to breakthrough innovation.
We seek leaders who provide diversity of thought, and are strong analytical thinkers who are not afraid to experiment, take risks and learn. Most importantly, we want champions for our consumers - individuals who have an inherent interest in people and their behaviors, an intense curiosity to understand why people behave as they do...and want to drive those insights to action.
We select candidates from a wide range of disciplines. A university degree is required, and comfort with data analysis is essential. We require people who possess outstanding leadership, interpersonal communication and problem solving/ analytical skills, with a proven track record of success and a passion for winning. Analytical research experience is a strong positive for this position. Ideal candidates are fresh graduates or those with some work experience (~3 years) that are available to start the 12 month contract as soon as possible. There is potential for full-time employment following the contract.
HOW TO APPLY:
Visit www.pgcareers.com and search Job # CMK00001177 to apply for the Associate Research Manager (12 Month Contract) role.
Please copy/paste your resume to your online application; we do not require a cover letter or transcripts. Finish your job application/assessments as soon as possible to be considered for this position.
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