Insights Research Analyst

San Francisco

Pinterest brings millions of people the inspiration to create a life they love for everything; whether that be tonight’s dinner, next summer’s vacation, or a dream house down the road. The Pinterest Insights Research Analyst role supports Lead Insights Researchers in developing and executing 1st party Pinterest insights to go alongside research studies. You will create insights for sales narratives in key verticals that will help businesses understand and grow on Pinterest through scaled and compelling stories about Pinners. If this sounds like fun, we’d love to hear from you! 

What You’ll Do :
  • Design, execute, and own data queries and analyses of first-party platform data to inform advertising strategy for key industries (e.g. Retail, Travel, Tech/Telco, Financial Services) on Pinterest
  • Assist in the development and analysis of custom surveys and qualitative research centered on key audiences and consumer behaviors
  • Work with Insights Research Leads to incorporate platform insights with custom consumer research and  third party sources to tell a holistic and compelling story about the business opportunity on Pinterest
What We’re Looking For :
  • Bachelor's degree +
  • 3+ years of experience in analyst or research role
  • Expert in data querying and manipulation in SQL and Excel (R or Python a plus)
  • Experience in the digital space or advertising industry a plus
  • Knowledge of consumer research methodologies and managing studies through vendors 
  • Experience with syndicated audience measurement data (comScore, Nielsen) a plus
  • A curious researcher with the ability to tell engaging and actionable insights stories

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