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The position: Vice president of research & marketing for Pandora

Location: Oakland, Calif.

Job duties: The vice president will serve in a key leadership role to help identify market research needs and priorities based on Pandora's marketing strategy and operating plans. The vice president will build and expand the company's business analytics capabilities by identifying new opportunities for measurement, research and analytics to create deeper client partnerships, as well as new product and brand positioning. The vice president will utilize syndicated data sources including market share data, tracking studies, demographic data, industry studies and consumer trend data to support the company's brand-building objectives.

The company:Pandora is a web music service with more than 45 million users. The website’s unique algorithm develops “stations” that are tailored to each listener's musical tastes.

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Requirements: This position requires at least 12 years experience in digital marketing, with a strong focus on analytics and consumer insights. A bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, economics, psychology or a related field is required, while candidates holding an MBA are preferred. The candidate must have demonstrated experience in growing a team in a fast-paced environment. And the candidate should possess a solid understanding of advertising solutions. This role requires a thorough understanding and experience with using online metrics and web measurement technologies, so the candidate should be able to lead a research and insights team.

Extra perks: Pandora offers a comprehensive benefits package, and is experiencing major growth. Currently, the web service has partnerships with companies like Samsung and Sprint.

Interesting info: Pandora enables users to network and interact with one other to share their musical tastes.

Other opportunities: Pandora is looking for sales planners, software engineers, revenue specialists and production designers. It also needs listener support specialists and ad sales representatives. In addition, there is an opening for a technical support and facilities manager who will be based in New York City.

Apply online here.

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