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Zeldis Internship Program

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Objectives of the Program:

The purpose of the internship program at Zeldis Research is to provide exposure to market research (MR) in a real-world environment to college students considering a career in market research.

Specific objectives of the program are to:

  • Identify individuals with interest and/or coursework in market research
  • Provide interns with an opportunity to experience all aspects of the market research process – both qualitative and quantitative – to learn if they want to pursue a career in MR
  • Offer on-the-job training to complete various market research tasks (for example, drafting questionnaires, conduct quality checks on programming/data/reports, some analysis and reporting, etc.)
  • Support Zeldis staff by providing a resource to assist with day-to-day project responsibilities
  • Evaluate interns’ performance, skill-set, and aptitude to determine if they are potentially a good fit for a full-time position with Zeldis.
Description of Position:

Research Interns support the day-to-day operations of market research projects from project set-up through report delivery. Interns will be exposed to both qualitative and quantitative market research projects.

Specifically, interns may be expected to:

  • Quality check questionnaires, data tables, and reports
  • Assist with writing questionnaires and discussion guides
  • Prepare report slides for both quantitative and qualitative research
  • Sit in on client calls and meetings
  • Work on office/administrative tasks and internal projects
  • Help researchers with any and all aspects of project management and/or proposal preparation
    Other duties as assigned
Job Requirements:

The ideal candidate:

  • Is currently studying toward Bachelor’s or Master’s degree
  • Has excellent communication skills – both written and oral
  • Is organized and detail-oriented
  • Exhibits excellent problem solving and project management skills
  • Is able to learn new skills quickly in a fast-paced environment
  • Has competence in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Is able to work well in a team or in tandem with co-workers

Experience with SPSS and/or knowledge of statistical methodologies is a plus, but not required

Sound interesting or want to know more?

Contact Christine DiMeola.

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