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!
If you are interested in joining our team, and gaining valuable market research experience with strong growth opportunities, please email your résumé to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.