Market Research Analyst

ARCO in Chicago, IL

  • Industry: Energy/Power - Others
position filled


ARCO/Murray is looking for a highly motivated Market Research & Competitive Intelligence Analyst to help inform critical new business decisions. The ideal candidate has experience collecting and analyzing data from non-traditional sources and developing actionable reports. As part of a growing company and team, the role requires an investigative, creative approach to collecting data and an entrepreneurial drive to develop this area of expertise within ARCO. We recognize those who are results-oriented and take ownership of their projects, while also maintaining a positive, team-focused attitude.


We are dedicated to the well-being of our associates and are proud to be consistently recognized as a Best Place to Work. Our compensation and benefits package not only supports our associates and their families but benefits local communities and communities around the world.

  • Industry-leading performance-based bonus program
  • Generously funded profit sharing
  • Traditional and Roth 401k
  • Tuition reimbursement for associates
  • Scholarship for associates’ children up to $28,000 per child
  • 1-month paid sabbatical after every five years of employment, plus $5,000 for travel
  • 1-week paid volunteer leave each year
  • 100% charitable match
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance coverage
  • 100% paid 10-week maternity leave

At ARCO, our first core value is to treat people fairly and do the right thing. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.


  • Conduct research and analysis on competitive, market and industry landscapes
  • Investigate, identify and collect data from varied relevant sources
  • Develop frameworks for efficient analysis and curate digestible reports for executive, sales and marketing consumption
  • Creatively synthesize a variety of data sources to identify concrete paths to new business
  • Collaborate internally with sales and marketing to execute new business strategies
  • Other duties as required


  • At least 2 years of experience in a research and analytical role
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Math, Economics, Engineering, Statistics, Psychology or related research/analytical field
  • Highly motivated, able to define projects and deliver results with limited oversight
  • Must be extremely organized, detailed oriented and work well with and without processes
  • Zest for investigation/puzzling together a variety of inputs to deliver a clear point of view
  • Demonstrated curiosity in seeking the best solutions to create and/or improve methodology
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with multiple simultaneous projects
  • Excellent business acumen and the ability to utilize analysis for insights and action


We are one of the fastest-growing, privately owned companies in America, completing over 4,000 design/build projects across 48 states. We ranked #15 out of the top 100 design/build companies in the U.S. and #49 on the ENR Top 400 Contractors list of 2018. Most importantly, our clients like us, they trust us and want to do business with us. We are looking for people with the same enthusiasm, passion, and respect for hard work that brought us to where we are today. Are you a person that can make a difference at ARCO? If the answer is, “Yes!” we look forward to meeting you.

ARCO does not accept unsolicited resumes from individual recruiters or third party recruiting agencies without pre-approval from ARCO’s Human Resource team. Pre-approval is required before any external candidate can be submitted. ARCO will not be responsible for fees related to unsolicited resumes and for candidates who are sent directly to our hiring managers.

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