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LINGUIST List 21.1234

Fri Mar 12 2010

Jobs: English, Applied Ling, Disc Analysis: Manager, Verilogue, INC.

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        1.    Anita Maximo, English & Applied Linguistics, Discourse Analysis: Manager, Verilogue, INC., Pennsylvania, USA

Message 1: English & Applied Linguistics, Discourse Analysis: Manager, Verilogue, INC., Pennsylvania, USA
Date: 12-Mar-2010
From: Anita Maximo <amaximoverilogue.com>
Subject: English & Applied Linguistics, Discourse Analysis: Manager, Verilogue, INC., Pennsylvania, USA
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University or Organization: Verilogue, Inc.
Department: Analytics
Job Location: Pennsylvania, USA
Web Address: http://www.verilogue.com
Job Rank: Manager

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics; Discourse Analysis

Required Language(s): English (eng)

Description:

Verilogue, Inc., located in Horsham, PA brings patients, physicians and the
healthcare industry together to share information, enhance disease
understanding and participate in medical marketing research. In order to
develop more effective medicines and communication materials for patients
and physicians, the healthcare industry requires more insightful customer
data. Verilogue provides a secure and confidential way for patients and
physicians to share opinions during office interactions.

Overview
Our Analytics Group applies methods of linguistic, conversation and
ethnographic analysis to physician-patient interactions, delivering deep
insights about the way physicians and patients manage discussions
pertaining to diagnosis and treatment of a variety of health conditions. We
are seeking a manager with formal training in applied linguistics,
particularly with exposure to discourse and conversation analysis, and
experience in qualitative marketing research.

Primary Responsibilities
•Assume a leadership role in cross-functional project management and delivery
•Analyze large bodies of conversational data to provide insight into:
-Interactional dynamics
-Physician & patient emotional and attitudinal profiles
-Uses of conceptual metaphor and descriptive analogies
-Disease and product sentiment
-Brand positioning
•Develop strategic reports and presentations
•Lead client workshops and report presentations
•Contribute to the development of marketing collateral and communications
pieces, including monthly newsletters, consumer and scholarly articles, and
conference presentations
•Work with junior staff to enhance existing analytical modules and develop
new, innovate modules to support new product/service offerings
•Support client retention and business development efforts

Key Competencies
•Comfortable with principles of applied linguistics and ethno methodology
•Understanding of or interest in the health care industry
•Familiar with qualitative marketing research
•Strong writing skills
•Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
•Sense of initiative and the ability to undertake and successfully conclude
projects with minimal supervision
•Advanced abilities with Microsoft Office, particularly PowerPoint and Excel

Minimum Qualifications
•3-5 years experience in a professional business environment, including 1-2
years in qualitative market research, product marketing, or strategic
communications
•Master's degree with advanced coursework in applied linguistics
•Superb presentation skills
•Publication and conference presentation history

Compensation and Benefits
Verilogue provides a base salary, bonus and equity plans commensurate with
candidate experience and position requirements. Health and welfare
benefits include medical, prescription, dental and vision plans. Other
benefits include a 401(k) retirement plan, life and accidental death
insurance, paid vacation and holidays. Our employees also enjoy flexible
schedules and a casual work environment.

Verilogue rewards personal excellence in the pursuit of our common goals
and is extraordinarily respectful of the individual and of the creative,
intellectual and cultural diversity of our team.

If you are interested in joining Verilogue, please e-mail your resume and
salary requirements to careersverilogue.com or fax you resume to 866-379-3306.

Verilogue is an equal opportunity employer.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.

Email Address for Applications: careersverilogue.com
Contact Information:
Director, Human Resources Anita Maximo
Email: amaximoverilogue.com
Fax: 866-379-3306
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