Public Opinion Research Intern

The Mellman Group | Remote | Short-term

Date Posted

11/25/20

Job Role

Intern

Organization Type

Consultants

Location

Remote

Salary Range

$21,000-$40,000

Public Opinion Research Intern

The Mellman Group | Remote | Short-term

Position Summary

We are looking for an intern who can commit to six-month internship to work on public opinion research for political campaigns, public interest groups, membership organizations and businesses.

Ideal person is interested in public opinion polling with a commitment to Democratic politics and has a statistics background. The primary internship responsibilities include:

  • Conducting background research on candidates, opponents, or potential clients
  • Editing memos, PowerPoint presentations and proposals
  • Reading and understanding crosstab banners and topline questionnaires
  • Monitoring polls the first night they are in the field
  • Sorting quotes from focus group transcripts
  • Creating focus group handout summaries
  • Some administrative work when necessary

Knowledge of SPSS, statistics, or quantitative analysis would be helpful, but not required.

Applicants must be able to work fast, have a commitment to detail and accuracy, handle a high-pressured working environment, and work well in a team atmosphere in a small office. This is a full-time position with a 40 hour work week. Applicants must be available to work between 9am-6pm ET, and have a flexible schedule to work early mornings, late evenings and weekends. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, staff and interns are currently working remotely. Pay is $15/hr. Casual workplace.

Send resume and cover letter to:

Position Summary

We are looking for an intern who can commit to six-month internship to work on public opinion research for political campaigns, public interest groups, membership organizations and businesses.

Ideal person is interested in public opinion polling with a commitment to Democratic politics and has a statistics background. The primary internship responsibilities include:

  • Conducting background research on candidates, opponents, or potential clients
  • Editing memos, PowerPoint presentations and proposals
  • Reading and understanding crosstab banners and topline questionnaires
  • Monitoring polls the first night they are in the field
  • Sorting quotes from focus group transcripts
  • Creating focus group handout summaries
  • Some administrative work when necessary

Knowledge of SPSS, statistics, or quantitative analysis would be helpful, but not required.

Applicants must be able to work fast, have a commitment to detail and accuracy, handle a high-pressured working environment, and work well in a team atmosphere in a small office. This is a full-time position with a 40 hour work week. Applicants must be available to work between 9am-6pm ET, and have a flexible schedule to work early mornings, late evenings and weekends. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, staff and interns are currently working remotely. Pay is $15/hr. Casual workplace.

Send resume and cover letter to:

Public Opinion Research Intern

The Mellman Group | Remote | Short-term

Position Summary

We are looking for an intern who can commit to six-month internship to work on public opinion research for political campaigns, public interest groups, membership organizations and businesses.

Ideal person is interested in public opinion polling with a commitment to Democratic politics and has a statistics background. The primary internship responsibilities include:

  • Conducting background research on candidates, opponents, or potential clients
  • Editing memos, PowerPoint presentations and proposals
  • Reading and understanding crosstab banners and topline questionnaires
  • Monitoring polls the first night they are in the field
  • Sorting quotes from focus group transcripts
  • Creating focus group handout summaries
  • Some administrative work when necessary

Knowledge of SPSS, statistics, or quantitative analysis would be helpful, but not required.

Applicants must be able to work fast, have a commitment to detail and accuracy, handle a high-pressured working environment, and work well in a team atmosphere in a small office. This is a full-time position with a 40 hour work week. Applicants must be available to work between 9am-6pm ET, and have a flexible schedule to work early mornings, late evenings and weekends. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, staff and interns are currently working remotely. Pay is $15/hr. Casual workplace.

Send resume and cover letter to:

Public Opinion Research Intern

The Mellman Group | Remote | Short-term

Position Summary

We are looking for an intern who can commit to six-month internship to work on public opinion research for political campaigns, public interest groups, membership organizations and businesses.

Ideal person is interested in public opinion polling with a commitment to Democratic politics and has a statistics background. The primary internship responsibilities include:

  • Conducting background research on candidates, opponents, or potential clients
  • Editing memos, PowerPoint presentations and proposals
  • Reading and understanding crosstab banners and topline questionnaires
  • Monitoring polls the first night they are in the field
  • Sorting quotes from focus group transcripts
  • Creating focus group handout summaries
  • Some administrative work when necessary

Knowledge of SPSS, statistics, or quantitative analysis would be helpful, but not required.

Applicants must be able to work fast, have a commitment to detail and accuracy, handle a high-pressured working environment, and work well in a team atmosphere in a small office. This is a full-time position with a 40 hour work week. Applicants must be available to work between 9am-6pm ET, and have a flexible schedule to work early mornings, late evenings and weekends. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, staff and interns are currently working remotely. Pay is $15/hr. Casual workplace.

Send resume and cover letter to: