Effective October 1, 2021, all newly hired CMG employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to their start date. CMG will provide reasonable accommodations as required by law for individuals unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief.

Market Research Analyst in Atlanta, GA at Cox Media Group

Date Posted: 6/13/2022

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Job Summary

The Research Analyst will support the CMG Custom Research team in executing primary research projects for CMG corporate and its properties in the radio and television industries.  

This position will seamlessly integrate into existing team protocol and support the facilitation of research project completion as needed in three primary areas: questionnaire design, data extraction and analysis, and strategic research insights.  


  • Questionnaire Design 

- Demonstrate knowledge in constructing custom surveys designed for Internet or phone research using programming logic for field services, Internet application development or phone studies  

- Create and proof questionnaires for alignment with project goals, objectives, and methodology as well as for programming logic in a timely manner 

  • Data Extraction and Manipulation 

- Create and proof cross-tabulation data tables in a timely manner 

- Create, proof and code verbatim response files 

- Develop charts, graphs and tables in Excel and Power Point 

- Run data queries in Access 

  • Strategic Research Insights 

- Build a story from the data, crafting a powerful presentation that delivers the results and analysis of the primary research in a visual manner that can be presented to executives, board members, advertising sales decision makers, agencies, and local business owners 

- Summarize research project findings in written report form or in brief graphic representation on tight deadlines, specifically tailored with the receiving audience in mind 



What we look for


  • 3+ years professional experience in market research or similar related field with history/background in media/communications industry strongly encouraged 
  • Strong written communication skills especially in regard to creating impactful and insightful research presentations 
  • Contribute to team success by effectively coordinating with other members of the CMG Custom Research team  
  • Assist the team in increasing customer loyalty by delivering quality and timely services and products 
  • Ability to work in a highly organized manner with the proven and consistent capability of meeting tight deadlines with accuracy and attention to detail  
  • Strict attention to and inspection of deliverables per team quality control protocol 
  • Proven ability to work well in a fast-paced team environment as well as independently 
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively and exercise good judgment 
  • Maintain a high level of flexibility and adaptability, reacting to changes and delivering solid results with the appropriate level of urgency at all times 
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience 


CMG is an industry-leading media company with dominant brands, award-winning content, and exceptional people – and you could be one of them! We are a start-up built on a 100-year history of blazing trails in the world of media. Over that time, our skilled journalists and storytellers have covered war and peace, tragedies and celebrations, small moments, and global movements.  We are relying on our longstanding experience and entrepreneurial mentality to build a media company that is modern, agile, and uniquely positioned for the future.

We provide valuable local content to viewers in the communities we serve through our 33 high-quality, market-leading television stations in 20 markets, 53 top-performing radio stations delivering all genres of content in 11 markets, and numerous streaming and digital platforms. Our portfolio includes primary affiliates of ABC, CBS, FOX, NBC, and MyNetworkTV, as well as several valuable news and independent stations. We also offer a full suite of national, regional, local, and digital advertising services with CMG Local Solutions, CoxReps and Gamut.

We offer rewarding and challenging careers that encourage growth and development. We take care of our people with industry-leading total rewards offerings that includes medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and accident insurance as well as, a best-in-class wellness program, 401(k) matching and time-off programs.

We promote the safety and well-being of our employees by requiring that all newly hired CMG employees be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to their start date. CMG will provide reasonable accommodations as required by law for individuals unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief. 

If this description fits and CMG sounds like a company you want to work for, we’d love to have you join us. Apply today!



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