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Market Research Analyst

  • St Louis
  • Marketing
  • Full time
  • J00158488

Equifax is where you can power your possible. If you want to achieve your true potential, chart new paths, develop new skills, collaborate with bright minds, and make a meaningful impact, we want to hear from you.

The Market Research Analyst is critical in supporting our business in better understanding our customers needs, and staying ahead of the competition. The Market Research Analyst is a curious, detail-oriented professional that enjoys gathering and interpreting data, conducting interviews and analyzing their collective data into actionable insights. Focused on understanding changing customers needs, identifying gaps in the marketplace and keeping on top of where our competitors are investing and how they are positioning, the Market Research Analyst creates presentations and reports that are leveraged by various stakeholders including product leaders, sales, marketing and UX teams. THIS ROLE IS LOCATED IN OUR SAINT LOUIS, MO OFFICE WITH A HYBRID SCHEDULE.

What you’ll do:

  •  Data Collection and Analysis 

    • Gather and leverage primary and secondary data using surveys, interviews and online research 

    • Analyze data to identify trends, patterns and insights 

    • Interpret data for meaningful insights 

  • Research Planning - Develop research plans leveraging various research methodologies 

  • Competitive Intelligence 

    • Aggregate and maintain competitive research on our key competitors 

    • Support the development of a CI framework that is scalable and repeatable 

    • Develop methodologies for segmenting and continuously evaluating our competitors 

    • Analyze and provide perspective on competitor positioning and G2M strategies 

    • Identify emerging players in the market

    • Develop a CI notification process for stakeholders of key/urgent competitor communications/updates

    • Collaborate with sales and marketing teams in educating sales/AEs on competitive intel 

  • Report Preparation, Presentation and Artifact Support 

    • Prepare comprehensive reports/presentations summarizing research finding 

    • Present findings to stakeholders using visual aids and engaging narratives

    • Develop data-driven recommendations to drive decision-making 

    • Support the development of sales battlecards and other marketing collateral 

What experience you need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Business, or Research related field 

  • 2+ years competitive intelligence or market research, analysis and reporting experience 

What could set you apart:

  • Master’s degree 

  • Research experience in human resource (HR), financial/lending, or background screening industries a plus 

  • Experience leveraging Klue or other CI platforms  

  • Proven experience of leveraging analytical skills to gather, analyze and quickly synthesize key information to objectively craft and support recommendations, used to drive business strategy or decision making 

  • Experience working in diverse work environments and cross-functionally with different teams 

  • Storytelling with data experience, in both report building and presenting to senior leaders 

  • Experience working independently against tight deadlines



We offer comprehensive compensation and healthcare packages, 401k matching, paid time off, and organizational growth potential through our online learning platform with guided career tracks.

Are you ready to power your possible? Apply today, and get started on a path toward an exciting new career at Equifax, where you can make a difference!

Who is Equifax? 

At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence. ​​​​​​​ 

We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best. 

Equifax is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Working at Equifax

We believe in a growth mindset. At Equifax, this includes providing our employees opportunities to perform at their best and learn new skills along the way to inspire and build fulfilling careers. Watch our video to learn more about how you can power your possible! 

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