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Cox Media Group

Title: Senior Research Project Manager
Location: Dayton, OH

Employer Description

Job Code: 1910191

The Senior Research Project Manager is responsible for aggregating, analyzing and translating media & consumer behavior research into insightful, compelling and actionable presentations for sales clients to drive revenue growth. The successful candidate is someone who has a statistical background with strong data analysis skills, but more importantly, strong storytelling skills that allow large volumes of data to be translated into succinct, actionable sales messages. Excellent presentation skills are also required. Candidates must have experience with presenting to large groups, senior leadership and important clients. In addition, candidates need strong project management skills with a track record of hitting project deadlines, plus strong communication & problem-solving capabilities. Top candidates are also service oriented, well organized, and able to multi-task in a high energy, fast paced environment. 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Supervises sales research projects by engaging with media consultants and sales managers to identify key goals for each project, prioritizing work, and collaborating for efficiencies 
  • Maintains high quality of output and insures project deadlines are met 
  • Conducts statistical analysis of primary and secondary research data. Crafts data driven stories that provide actionable recommendations for clients and revenue growth for clients and Cox
  • Presents complex research information in an understandable fashion to clients
  • Assists with content research projects as needed
  • Assists with special projects as assigned including advanced data and list analysis, client needs assessments, revenue tracking for primary client research & media planning 


  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, business or relevant discipline
  • Minimum of 2-3 years’ experience in managing projects within the market research industry
  • Strong oral & written communication skills. 
  • Proven ability to create compelling research presentations
  • Experience presenting to large groups, clients and/or senior management needed
  • Excellent computer skills, including mastery of MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 
  • Experience with media specific software like Scarborough, Wide Orbit, Marketron, Nielsen NLTV, and/or Claritas/PRIZM is a plus
  • Media planning experience is strongly desired
  • Experience using on-line digital measurement tools and metrics, including social media tools/metrics
  • Deadline driven, results-oriented approach to work
  • Ability to work collaboratively and make innovative contributions 

The Scoop
Industry: Marketing - Research
Job Status: Full Time
Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience
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