The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), a national not-for-profit association, established in 1863 & representing over 93,000 veterinarians working in private and corporate practice, government, industry, academia, and uniformed services, is seeking a Market Research Manager to join our Marketing & Communications team located in our headquarters office in Schaumburg, IL. Structured to work for its members, AVMA acts as a collective voice for its membership and for the profession. Our mission is to lead the profession by advocating for our members and advancing the science and practice of veterinary medicine to improve animal and human health.
Reporting to the Assistant Director of Digital Communications, the Market Research Manager is responsible for crafting and leading market intelligence initiatives and strategies that span analytics, market research, competitive analysis and surveys. Responsibilities include overseeing or contributing to market research projects with other business areas, such as needs assessments, brand tracking research, veterinary economics research and product/program research. This position will work to disseminate insights to relevant internal stakeholders through targeted communications and will ensure that sound market research practices are adhered to, whether executed in-house or through external vendors. Less than 10% travel.
The AVMA offers a flexible/supportive work environment & excellent benefits. Deadline for application is 5/27/19. Application must include cover letter, resume, & salary requirements. Submit to: email@example.com
About the AVMA:
Located in Schaumburg, Illinois, with an office in Washington, D.C., the AVMA is structured to work for its members, and acts as a collective voice for its membership and for the profession. The AVMA provides a number of benefits to its members, including information resources, state and federal advocacy, opportunities to address issues affecting policies that govern the profession and practice of veterinary medicine, continuing education opportunities, quality publications, and discounts on personal and professional products, programs and services. The work of the AVMA is carried out by a dedicated staff of over 160. The organization is governed by an 18-member Board of Directors and has a $40M+ annual operating budget.
To be successful in this role, you must be highly collaborative and passionate about AVMA’s mission and increasing member satisfaction and engagement. Additional qualifications include:
Minimum of 5 years of market research experience, not-for-profit association experience is preferred
BS/BA degree in a related field
Proficiency in online survey programming tools including Qualtrics, Fluid Surveys or other survey programming software
Proficiency in SPSS
Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Must possess an understanding of the basic functions of marketing and communications
Detail oriented, creative, collaborative and enthusiastic team player
Advanced problem-solving skills
Strong project management skills
About American Veterinary Medical Association
Located in Schaumburg, Illinois, with a Government Relations Division in Washington, D.C., the AVMA is structured to work for its members and acts as a collective voice for its membership and for the veterinary profession. The AVMA provides many benefits to its members, including information resources; state and federal advocacy; opportunities to address issues affecting policies that govern the profession and practice of veterinary medicine; continuing education opportunities; quality publications; and discounts on personal and professional products, programs and services. The work of the AVMA is carried out by a dedicated staff of over 160. The organization is governed by an 18-member Board of Directors and has a $40M+ annual operating budget. Throughout the organization, we take pride in knowing that we make a difference. The AVMA provides excellent employee benefits, including generous health insurance, retirement and paid time-off plans. We enjoy a supportive, friendly and comfortable work environment where work/life balance is evident at every level. We work hard, grow and have fun! For more information, please visit www.avma.org.