Horowitz Research, a leading market research firm specializing in multicultural research and research for the media industry, is searching for a Research Associate. We are a small office, so we are looking for someone who is not only the right fit for the position but also the right fit for the office. Work aside, we enjoy spending time with each other.. This is an excellent entry-level opportunity for a highly motivated individual who is interested in consumer insights and enjoys working in a fast-paced, small office environment with opportunities for rapid advancement.
The Research Associate will work with Project Managers and Associate Project Managers on all tasks and aspects of an assigned market research project and is involved from start to finish. Project and research tasks could include vendor procurement and management, project scheduling, questionnaire checking, programming and writing, producing and checking data tabulations for accuracy, analysis of primary and secondary data, creating charts, graphic, and PowerPoint presentations, among others. Performance-based, barrier-free opportunities for advancement to higher levels of project management and research.
The ideal candidate will be able to work independently but also be comfortable working as part of a team. Candidates must be detail-oriented, be able to multitask, be a self-starter, and be a fast learner.
Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university
Quantitatively oriented with strong analytical skills
Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written skills
Organized, detail-oriented, self-motivated and able to meet deadlines a must
Pro-active, must be a team player and be able to work with a wide range of personalities
Proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
Not required, but a definite plus:
Previous market research experience
Experience with statistical, programming, and cross-tabulation software/programs
Bilingual (especially Spanish)
Degrees or coursework in anthropology, sociology, psychology, statistics and data analysis, social justice, critical race theory, gender studies, and/or cultural studies
A creative eye, with skills in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and/or other graphics programs
Compensation is commensurate with qualifications and/or experience. Our benefits package includes 100% paid medical (with options for additional coverage if desired), life, and disability insurance for employees, FSA and childcare plans, subsidized vision and dental plans, 401(k) with employer match, vacation, sick and personal days, and biannual discretionary bonuses.
To apply, applicants must submit a cover letter and resume. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered. Applicants should also be prepared to submit writing samples and/or previous analytical work upon request.
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