Careers


YouGov is a global market research organization. We help our clients understand their consumers, their market and the wider world through custom research and syndicated products built upon continuous streams of data.

Our team includes experts in the fields of marketing, market research, political science, polling, statistics, and information technology. We are passionate about making a measurable impact in all that we do –and we are always looking out for new talent.

How to Apply

  • Send your resume/CV, letter of interest, and salary expectations to: ginger.jacobs@yougov.com.
  • Please include the position’s title and your name in the subject line of your email
  • Please do not make unsolicited phone calls or send large email attachments
  • Principals only


CURRENT OPENINGS


CHICAGO, IL

Senior Sales - BrandIndex

The experienced Director is responsible for identifying key contacts within potential brands and advertising agencies, gaining access to those executives to present the BrandIndex service, demonstrating the value proposition and closing the meeting with positive results.

Involved in upselling activities to existing clients and providing input for the continued development of the BrandIndex product and service offering.  

Expected to identify potential clients in other business categories not yet tracked in BrandIndex, and suggest opportunities to expand the adoption of BrandIndex into new business functions not currently taking advantage of the service offering.

Desired Skills and Experience

Qualifications Three years minimum experience in sales for related products and services (include advertising effectiveness measures, sales promotion effectiveness measures, brand tracking or brand health measures). Experience with sales of subscription services related to brand health at senior levels within companies A demonstrable record of successful sales of those services Experience managing the sales process Depth of knowledge of brand health measures commonly in use A clear understanding of corporate structure and functions A thoughtful, intelligent style in interpersonal relationships   Skill and ability to gain entry to a potential client at senior levels to: Identify and gain a meeting with the target executive Present in a compelling way the features and benefits of BrandIndex. Make BrandIndex’s benefits meaningful to potential client company and its brands Manage the sales process to a successful conclusion Maintain and grow client’s business as well as manage client needs Recognize the opportunity to expand and enrich the product

Education: Bachelor’s Degree from accredited institution required, related discipline preferred.


CHESHIRE, CT

no current openings


REDWOOD CITY / SAN FRANCISCO

Research Analyst

YouGov is seeking an energetic person with strong organizational and analytic skills for the position of Research Analyst. At YouGov, a Research Analyst is principally responsible for interpreting data, creating reports, and making recommendations based upon research findings. The Research Analyst applies qualitative and quantitative techniques to interpret data and produce substantiated recommendations. Research Analysts will occasionally conduct qualitative interviews to collect additional insight.

Responsibilities:

-Communicating with project managers and clients to understand and document the business objectives

-Assisting in the development and programming of survey questionnaires and testing questionnaires to ensure the necessary data is captured

-Conducting in-depth data analyses using traditional and advanced methods

-Making PowerPoint presentations that effectively communicate key research findings

-Authoring reports containing actionable recommendations

-QCing questionnaires, data analysis and reports

-Conducting qualitative research

 

Requirements:

-Must be very detail oriented and well organized

-Must possess problem-solving skills that use deductive reasoning and understanding

-Strong analytic and critical thinking skills

-Exceptional writing ability

-Advanced expertise with Excel, specifically using vlookups, pivot tables and VBA

-Expertise with PowerPoint

-Experience using SPSS, SAS or R and/or LaTeX is a plus

-Bachelor’s Degree in a related field from an accredited institution required


NEW YORK

Senior Sales - BrandIndex

The experienced Director is responsible for identifying key contacts within potential brands and advertising agencies, gaining access to those executives to present the BrandIndex service, demonstrating the value proposition and closing the meeting with positive results.

Involved in upselling activities to existing clients and providing input for the continued development of the BrandIndex product and service offering.  

Expected to identify potential clients in other business categories not yet tracked in BrandIndex, and suggest opportunities to expand the adoption of BrandIndex into new business functions not currently taking advantage of the service offering.

Desired Skills and Experience

Qualifications Three years minimum experience in sales for related products and services (include advertising effectiveness measures, sales promotion effectiveness measures, brand tracking or brand health measures). Experience with sales of subscription services related to brand health at senior levels within companies A demonstrable record of successful sales of those services Experience managing the sales process Depth of knowledge of brand health measures commonly in use A clear understanding of corporate structure and functions A thoughtful, intelligent style in interpersonal relationships   Skill and ability to gain entry to a potential client at senior levels to: Identify and gain a meeting with the target executive Present in a compelling way the features and benefits of BrandIndex. Make BrandIndex’s benefits meaningful to potential client company and its brands Manage the sales process to a successful conclusion Maintain and grow client’s business as well as manage client needs Recognize the opportunity to expand and enrich the product

Education: Bachelor’s Degree from accredited institution required, related discipline preferred.


PORTLAND