American Heart Association Market Research Analyst - Internship in Robbinsville, New Jersey

Overview

Are you ready to join an organization where you can make an extraordinary impact every day?

Imagine all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and stroke. At the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, we get to work toward that goal every day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? Absolutely.

This is satisfying and challenging work that makes a real difference in people's lives. We are where you can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. We are where you can connect people to making a lifesaving impact. We are where you can partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare. The American Heart Association is where you can make an extraordinary impact.

Responsibilities

The American Heart Association (AHA) is looking to fill a paid summer internship position as a Market Research Analyst . The location of this position is flexible within the NJ, NY, CT, MA, RI, NH, VT and ME region. This position is expected to last 2-3 months depending on the needs of the organization. Pay for this position will be $15.00/hour, there are no benefits associated with this internship. There is no guarantee of future employment with the American Heart Association upon completion of this internship.

The primary duty of this position is to gather and analyze market data for assigned market(s).

Job Duties:

Include, but are not limited to:

  • Gather data from a variety of sources such as internet; census data; Bureau of Labor Statistics; competitors; economic trends; market trends; consumer demographics; etc.

  • Data gathering may include outreach within the community.

  • Compile the data

  • Consolidate the data and findings into an understandable written report

  • Prepare report and present results to management.

Qualifications

Here are some of the preferred skills we are looking for:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each skill satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Analytical skills.

  • Oral and written communication skills.

  • Critical-thinking skills.

  • Detail oriented.

  • Advanced knowledge and skills with office-related computer programs used for word processing, email, spreadsheets, and internet searches.

  • Able to work independently.

  • Experience in researching information and writing reports.

  • Preference given to applicants with courses in statistics, research methods, and/or marketing.

  • Ability and willingness to travel as position demands

  • Satisfactory background checks upon offer of employment

Take a look at the experience we require:

Education: Must have earned a high school diploma or GED and some College courses towards B.A. or B.S. degree. Courses that include business analysis and case studies a plus. Courses in communications and social sciences, such as economics, psychology, and sociology, are also beneficial.

Experience: Experience in conducting research. The experience may be acquired through an office or academic setting.

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At American Heart Association | American Stroke Association, diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity applies to both our workforce and the communities we serve as it relates to heart health and stroke prevention.

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