Market Research Work Placement

Research by Design is a full service market research agency, based in Birmingham City Centre. As a business we are committed to offering people the opportunity to undertake a work placement with us, to gain experience of working in an agency environment. Throughout the two week placement you will be exposed to ‘real life’ research projects, helping to enhance your studies and improve your research skills.

The role

Throughout our structured placement, you will have the opportunity to work on your own research project to gain insight into the life of a researcher in a full service agency. You will gain experience of:

  • Client briefs
  • Proposals and pitching
  • Questionnaire design
  • Databases
  • Quotas and data checking
  • Qualitative research
  • Data analysis and reporting

You must be studying in further/higher education and have an interest in market research. You must be able to demonstrate:

  • Enthusiasm, passion and a willingness to learn
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • An ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Attention to detail and pride in your work
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office

What to find out more about what to expect?

  • Download the role speciation below or;
  • Read blog articles from our recent work placement candidates here
  • Or, get in touch!

Download Role Specification

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