POSITION: Marketing Research Trainee
SCHEDULE: Up to 20 hours per week/ Flexible hours
- Assist in writing/preparation of questionnaires, field instructions, other miscellaneous forms and materials
- Report preparation including chart development and production
- Data entry
- Some administrative duties (proofing, copying, prepare shipments, etc.)
- Working knowledge of Microsoft Power Point, Word and Excel
- Organizational skills, detail orientation
- Interest in learning about or pursuing career in Market Research
- Previous office experience (preferred, but not required)
SALARY: $10 per hour
INTERESTED UNDERGRADS (SOPHOMORES OR JUNIORS) SHOULD FAX OR E-MAIL RESUMES TO:
Human Resources – Fax #: (212) 768-0268
NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE
Location Classification: New York, NY or Remote
Position Type: Business Development Associate
Company Classification: Marketing Research Company
Hours/Schedule: Permanent Full Time
Base Salary: Commission Only
Meyers Research Center
58 West 40th St.
New York, NY 10018
Meyers Research Center (MRC) is a full-service custom market research company based in New York City. Since 1973, MRC has been an industry leader in providing meaningful insights for a diverse client base.
We are looking for self-motivated sales consultants to create new business opportunities for MRC. The sales consultant is expected to generate budgeted or in excess of budgeted revenue and profitability during year one. Also, recognize opportunities for growth and implement strategies that will enhance customer satisfaction, company market share, revenue growth and profitability. This employee should discuss business strategies with senior executives and contribute to the creation & positioning of our service offerings. This employee should develop and manage strategic client relationships and oversee research engagements with clients and research staff.
Here’s what you should know:
•This is a commission-only sales position
•Nationwide candidates are welcome
•May work remotely and/or in the New York office
•Must meet reasonable sales goals each quarter
•Potential for salary and benefits based on performance
MRC will provide:
•Unpaid training on MRC’s products and services
•Sales and marketing materials
•Senior staff for consultation and research implementation
Skills and Experience:
•Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent work experience.
•3-5 years of sales and/or business development related experience with demonstrated success.
•Solid understanding of research methodologies in order to be able to interact with knowledgeable clients.
•Excellent communication and presentation skills
•Self-motivated, innovative and creative
Apply for this position:
Email cover letter and resume in word format to email@example.com.
Put RESEARCH SALES in the subject line. Also, please include the following:
•A brief paragraph of “Why you feel your professional accomplishments and work history would be a match for our organization and specifically the opportunity at hand.”
•Please list three of your professional strengths and three of your professional weaknesses.
No phone calls please or recruiting/staffing agencies.