Assistant Project Manager

Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Media Analysis Full-time
Cision Ltd is a leading global provider of innovative earned media software and services to public relations and marketing communications professionals. Cision’s Communications Cloud platform allows users to identify key influencers, craft and distribute strategic content, and measure meaningful impact of PR and Communications Teams’ campaigns. Cision has over 4,500 employees with offices in 23 countries throughout the Americas, EMEA, and APAC. For more information about our products and services, visit and follow us on Twitter @Cision.
Cision employs the brightest, most passionate people in the tech industry. We’d love for you to join that group! We invest in our people through training and professional development and we empower them to grow their careers - because the most important measure of our success is yours.

As a Data Analyst, you will analyze traditional and social media data, write and present reports, maintain client relationships, ensure data integrity, review coders’ work and provide feedback, and develop sector expertise. A successful DA is a self-starter requiring minimal day-to-day supervision and should collaborate well with colleagues. He/She works with a complexity of problems solved is easy to moderately complex with guidance and should be well-versed in all aspects of the platform(s) required for the work

You'll help us with:

  • Maintain professional demeanor and positive attitude; complete tasks in a timely, efficient manner without needing reminders. Avoid surprises
  • Report regularly to manager; develop good working communication to set correct priorities and manage workload
  • Communicate respectfully and appropriately with colleagues
  • Understand project coding structures and processes
  • Manage content searching & uploading processes
  • Complete priority coding as needed
  • Independently perform data checks and troubleshoot issues using knowledge of data flow
  • Understand how our system processes data (stream, readers, dictionaries); complete portal training
  • Use data processing tools to obtain and recode data and create charts
  • Understand features and functionalities (front and backend)
  • Utilize established reporting templates and tools to contribute to assigned reports
  • Submit assigned work to be proofed by manager with sufficient time for revisions ahead of deadline
  • Research/write headlines with basic qualitative insights
  • Participate in basic client interactions regarding delivery of reports or new report requests
  • Not responsible for sole client communication
  • If applicable, communicate closely with analysts regarding coding structures, deadlines, workflows, and coding feedback for primary project(s)

You'll be a good fit if you have:

  • Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university,
  • Minimum 1-2 years of experience: Marketing, Communications, Media Measurement, or Social Sciences Research
  • Should be learning about all aspects of the platform(s) required for the work
  • Should be a self-starter requiring minimal day-to-day supervision and should collaborate well with colleagues
  • Experience with social listening tools and/or media monitoring platforms helpful but not required
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