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REAL Insight is a research company based in Minneapolis that specializes in qualitative, in-context research due to its ability to elicit more honest and predictive insight.  A highly collaborative environment, REAL Insight is committed to building and maintaining a team that brings diverse perspectives and talents to the mix while operating with the cohesiveness that can only come from a team of people who genuinely like each other.

Current Openings

Associate Project Director
Project Director

ASSOCIATE PROJECT DIRECTOR / Minneapolis, MN

Position Overview

As an Associate Project Director, you would play an integral part in helping clients gain insight and improve business results through utilizing our in-context exploratory methodology. You will be involved in every aspect of study execution including document design, being an interviewer, analyzing data and reporting study findings. An interest in qualitative research, natural moderating and people skills are imperative to be successful in this position. This position is designed as a career entry point with opportunity for development and advancement.

This is a full-time position in our NE Minneapolis office.

Responsibilities

  • Being an interviewer as well as an alternate field support
  • Be accountable to meeting client objectives along with Project Director
  • Maintaining client relationships through day-to-day contact
  • Assist with writing reports
  • Assisting in and/or leading client meetings and presentations

Qualifications

  • Enjoy talking with people and be comfortable intercepting shoppers as they shop in a retail store
  • 4-year college degree required; Master’s degree in a Social Science is preferred
  • Natural curiosity, strong intuition with high level of social intelligence
  • Qualitative moderating/interviewing competency
  • Self-starter with a strong entrepreneurial spirit
  • Must be adaptive and have a willingness to be flexible to a varying workload & roles
  • Experience working in a highly collaborative environment
  • Client centered service experience; innate desire to make the client’s life easier
  • Driven by desire to do excellent work and not satisfied with “good enough”
  • Excellent listening and communications skills and naturally curious
  • Ability to travel up to 25% of the time
  • Demonstrable proficiency in MS PowerPoint, Word, Excel

Benefits/Salary

REAL Insight offers a complete benefit package & competitive salary with potential for earning a year-end bonus.


PROJECT DIRECTOR / Minneapolis, MN

As a Project Director at REAL Insight, you would play an integral part in helping clients gain insight and improve business results through fielding projects using our in-context exploratory methodology. You will be involved in every aspect of study execution including project management, being a lead interviewer, analyzing data and reporting the findings. A passion for qualitative research and excellent moderating skills are imperative to be successful in this position.

This is a full-time position in our NE Minneapolis office.

Responsibilities

  • Being the lead interviewer and study manager while in the field
  • Project Management
  • Accountable to meeting client objectives
  • Maintaining client relationships through day-to-day contact
  • Writing reports
  • Leading client meetings and presentations

Qualifications

  • Enjoy talking with people and be comfortable intercepting shoppers as they shop in a retail store
  • 4-year college degree required; MBA or Masters degree in a Social Science is preferred
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in CPG/Retail/Market Research industry either on the supplier or client side
  • Ability to demonstrate strategic thinking and intuitive interpretation in the development of research themes and their application to business objectives
  • Qualitative moderating/interviewing expertise required as well as an openness to learn & execute current methodology systems
  • Impeccable attention to detail
  • Must be adaptive and have a willingness to be flexible
  • Experience working in a highly collaborative environment
  • Client centered service experience; innate desire to make the client’s life easier
  • Driven by desire to do excellent work and not satisfied with “good enough”
  • Skilled in actively maintaining client relationships
  • Excellent listening and communications skills
  • Ability to travel up to 25% of the time
  • Demonstrable proficiency in MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel

Benefits/Salary

REAL Insight offers a complete benefit package & competitive salary with potential for earning a year-end bonus.

To apply, please send your cover letter and resume to jobs@real-insight.us. We look forward to hearing from you!