Description of Company

Insights West is a full-service, market research company based in Vancouver in the heart of Yaletown. Our team works hard delivering insights-driven marketing research solutions to our clients, but we also take the time to have fun. Whether it’s celebrating successes, press-releasing fun and interesting survey results, celebrating with Friday afternoon cocktails (or any day of the week for that matter!), or practical jokes in the office, we have a fun-loving culture that people want to be a part of.

Roles and Responsibilities

We are seeking a Research Associate to join our team in the Vancouver office in a full-time position assisting senior-level researchers with:

  • Checking data tables and reports for accuracy
  • Reviewing survey links
  • Assisting with questionnaire design
  • Proof-reading questionnaires, reports, and proposals
  • Building reports in PowerPoint
  • Note-taking at focus groups
  • Coordinating focus group participants
  • Vendor management


This is an ideal position for a recent graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Social Sciences, or a related field of study.

The successful applicant will possess the following skills and personal characteristics:

  • Strong attention to detail with a dedication to accurate and high quality work.
  • Be comfortable working with numbers and interpreting what they mean.
  • Strong working proficiency with MS Office (specifically MS PowerPoint, Word and Excel).
  • Strong written and business communication skills.
  • Have strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize tasks appropriately.
  • Able to focus in a lively environment.
  • Be a positive, enthusiastic, and hardworking self-starter with a strong desire to learn.
  • Understanding of market research is a benefit, but not necessary.

Most importantly, we are looking for individuals with intelligence, integrity, and an outstanding can-do attitude that is also fun to work with! If you possess these attributes, we want to hear from you!

Additional Details:

If you are interested in joining our team, and gaining valuable market research experience with strong growth opportunities, please email your résumé to:

In addition to your resume, all applicants must include a cover letter explaining why you’d like to work at Insights West in order to be considered.

Only select applicants will be contacted. No phone calls please.